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Great cafe and bookshop

Located upstairs in Dubrays excellent book shop in Grafton Street Dublin, is a lovely cosy cafe... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
County Dublin, Ireland
Great books. Great little coffee shop upstairs

Popped in to browse then found upstairs great coffee shop where we had coffee and cake. Enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
val B
Worcester, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“Great cafe and bookshop”
30 Aug 2018
“Great books. Great little coffee shop upstairs”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located upstairs in Dubrays excellent book shop in Grafton Street Dublin, is a lovely cosy cafe where one can sit in peace and quiet drinking coffee while browsing the books. The staff are very nice and helpful and there is a nice selection of cakes...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank aecmorgan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been in a few Dubray books now and they never have what I’m looking for. Would rather go to easons any day. Staff are so rude also

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Eva B
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Popped in to browse then found upstairs great coffee shop where we had coffee and cake. Enjoyed looking nice out onto Gradton Street. Perfect and man serving was very nice and helpful. Good start to our Dublin day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank val B
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Located excellently on Grafton Street, only a few min. walk from Trinity or St Steven's Green. The amazing point is there is a cafe on 2nd level, what do you expect more when you sit down with a cup of drink and enjoying the reading?...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Masa N
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Fantastic book shop with great service. Ordered a bunch of books via email from Egypt. Dealt with a wonderful lady Mairead. I kept topping up my order and she was extremly accomodating and resourceful in sourcing unique books. Will go back again and again.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank johncV5880SO
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

A great wee bookstore, with lots of interesting add ons. Friendly helpful staff and a restaurant upstairs where you can grab a coffee and a scone and watch the world go by out the windows.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 357millym
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Went to find a book for my son to read and they had a great selection of Irish and international books. Staff was very nice and helpful.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank kiwig14
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I used to go into bookshops so much. Now I have a kindle and download everything. I was in Grafton st the other day though and decided to see if they had a guidebook section. Well they do and there was a decent selection to...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Stanislaw M
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

It's a rather small book store right in the heart of everything. There is a nice section on Irish history which is cool for us tourists.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 5 November 2015

In the midst of all the crowd & clamor of Grafton Street, with the many buskers of varying degrees of talent, pedestrian traffic & people pushing & jostling to get on to their next pub stop, Dublin's more literary inclined might benefit from stepping inside...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Shawn F
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