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Avoca

11-13 Suffolk Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 677 4215
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (65 reviews)
“scones” (66 reviews)
“salad” (97 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Cafe, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
11-13 Suffolk Street, Dublin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 802 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a very flavourful and well presented lunch in this busy and lively restaurant above a store. Seems to be a favourite with a young crowd. Good service, and one of the best espressos!

Thank Finessed
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi there, Thank you so much for your review. Our customer feedback is hugely important to us, and we are so glad you enjoyed your visit to Avoca Suffolk Street! We hope we can welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 1 week ago

Avoca sells beautiful wool scarfs, throws, clothing, ceramics, perfumes, soaps & much more of fine quality and great design. They also have a wonderful food market and cafe. There are many gift items at at many price points. It is a great place to shop...More

Thank anne s
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Anne, Thank you so much for your lovely review. Your feedback is hugely important, and we're so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Avoca! We hope to welcome you back again in the very near future. Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite place to hang out in Dublin. I love getting lost in the books, Irish plaids and scarfs, and random objects that this store has. Everything is very cute, and you end up wanted to buy everything (from books to...More

1  Thank Charlie B
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review. Your feedback and custom mean the world to us! We are so glad to hear you enjoy visiting Avoca Suffolk Street, and hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Lovely brunch in pleasant settings but it does come with a premium price. The staff were friendly and welcoming, with the usual choices on the menu. Nice to experience.More

2  Thank duckjnr
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for your review. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your brunch, and found the staff to be welcoming. Regarding our pricing, we try our best to keep our prices competitive, however it is also a priority of...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We dined here for lunch. Whilst the gnocchi was tasty, the burgers were dry and mediocre, as was the seafood board and roasted chicken. The service was also lacklustre, as we felt hurried to make decisions. On the other hand, the maitre'd was very friendly...More

Thank Jurist
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We hugely value all feedback from our customers. We are very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your meal with us, and that you had a negative experience...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

My family and I had lunch here on a busy Saturday (I assume it is always busy at lunch time as it is very good). We had to wait 10 minutes to be seated but it was worth it. The menu looked very interesting with...More

Thank Tom_M71
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hi Tom, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your lunch at Avoca Suffolk Street, and hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

After so many friends raving about the cafe in Avoca in Dublin I was really excited to try it for myself. It surpassed all expectations. The food is delicious, very fresh and beautifully presented. We had a lovely waitress and all the staff were attentive...More

1  Thank glutenfree4kids
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review. Your feedback and custom mean the world to us! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your meal at Avoca Suffolk Street, and hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed August 6, 2018

The Avoca Cafe is located on the top floor of the department store with the same name. It is a high energy cafeteria serving good value traditional Irish meals.

1  Thank Dalton_Traveller
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for your kind review. Your feedback and custom are so important to us, and we are glad to hear you enjoyed your experience at Avoca. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed August 2, 2018

Our first visit was for tea and we shared a a good lemon curd cake. Though we were very late in the day we were still made to feel welcome and unrushed. The next day we came for lunch and were greeted like regulars! I...More

1  Thank CoolCaro
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for your kind review. Your feedback and customer are hugely important to us! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed both of your experiences at Avoca Suffolk Street, and we hope to welcome you back again in the...More

Reviewed August 1, 2018

We were hungry mid day and stopped in quickly for a shopping break. The tea was excellent and the scones were amazing. My husband had a slice of the carrot cake which he also said was delicious. The service was excellent. Our server was very...More

1  Thank erinmp3
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hi Erin, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience with us at Avoca, and we hope you will come back and visit us again soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

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magsindublin
June 16, 2017|
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Response from Sarah_2449 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a lift :)
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Agneta M
July 21, 2016|
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Response from domhnall_kaps | Reviewed this property |
As per their website: Fri 09:30-7:00pm (Cafe closes 4.30pm with coffee & scones till 5.30pm)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-13 Suffolk Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 677 4215
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the heart of Dublin City, Avoca Suffolk Street is a 7-level mini-department store. A veritable Aladdin’s Cave of the gorgeous and the interesting. Listed by Vogue UK as one of the Best 100 Shops Outside London, Avoca Suffolk Street is a real treasure trove awaiting your discovery. There is extensive Foodmarketl, deli and coffee shop on the basement level, packed full of our delicious Avoca-to-go meals and artisan foods from home and abroad. Our light-filled, award-winning Cafe sits on the top floor of our Suffolk Street store, accessible by lifts. Open for breakfast and lunch, the focus is on sourcing excellent Irish ingredients, great baking and bringing out fresh, true flavours.
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