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) #1,055 of 2,060 Restaurants in Dublin $$ - $$$ Cafe
Insomnia at Meadows & Byrne The Pavillion, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 202 0361
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“quick coffee” (3 reviews)
“rocky road” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Insomnia at Meadows & Byrne The Pavillion, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the best coffee. I had an Americano and I like it black & mean with a bit of a crema on top...this was watery with no crema and no kick!

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This is really a Meadows and Byrne with an Insomnia in it, rather than the other way round. The cafe is small but service is good and if it's a nice day there is plenty of room to sit outside close to the sea in...More

Thank hollaholic
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Usually seating available, a bit tired but the coffee is consistent. Staff are friendly and the food is usually good if you're looking for more than a coffee

Thank phanson1
Reviewed 5 March 2017

When in Dun Laoghaire, I like to have a look around Meadows and Burn at the Pavillion, and the Insomnia Cafe is a good place to have a coffee or tea and take a break. Fast, friendly service.

Thank martha6262014
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Insomnia serves the best coffee in Dublin, visit Meadows and Byrnes Insomnia for a cofffee or hot chocolate after a brisk walk on Dun Laoghaire pier

Thank clarelor
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Appropriately named, Insomnia is the place to have a cup of good coffee throughout the Dublin area. Good baristas with a full range of options for coffee and tea. Pretty good snack menu as well. Choose one of the tables outside to take in the...More

Thank jeffl499
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I hate it the coffee and I'm a coffee person in general, I ordered a cake and it was tooooo sweet, which wasn't good for me either.

Thank MarwaSalah
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Great little place to use for a quick chat and a cuppa when doing some shopping in the adjacent shops. As it is located in Meadows & Byrne, two birds can be killed with the same stone. (No animals were hurt during the visit!)

Thank Liam B
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Insomnia is brilliant. For caffeine-addicts like me, suffering from the urge to feel the kick of the black gold, insomnia makes it affordable. Their deal with any hot beverage any size and a rocky road is absolutely stupendous. I love it. However, the staff can...More

Thank Johnny M
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Very reasonably priced coffe chain outlet. Highly recommended. Don't miss this or any of the other outlets around the country for the best coffee in the country!

Thank harryjames1
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Insomnia at Meadows & Byrne The Pavillion, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 202 0361
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