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Where to have a great breakfast in Dublin

Irish breakfast

One of the most outstanding characteristics of a people is certainly their food. If you want to get to know the Irish people better, then you need to try a typical breakfast. There are good restaurants in Dublin that can provide you with this delicious experience. In fact, most Irish people agree that the first meal of the day is the most important meal to have, so this is a great opportunity to get to know the native people’s routine better.

However, due to the proximity and close relationship with the British, there are some different opinions about what would be the foods of a typical Irish breakfast. So most chefs and foodies agree that an original Irish breakfast should include the following elements:

  • Sausages 
  • Bacon 
  • Eggs 
  • beans Baked 
  • Blackpudding and white 
  • Bread or toast 
  • Coffee or tea

When ordering a full breakfast meal You may not be served by all these foods, but these are must-haves for the Irish to start their day.

If you are in the Irish capital, Dublin, and want to have a good morning experience, you can visit one of these four restaurants, which we have selected, for an original Irish breakfast.

Woollen Mills

Located in one of Dublin’s most iconic places, an old retrofit building adapted to accommodate the restaurant. Here, in addition to the meal, you enjoy a unique, charming and charming atmosphere.

The great differential of this restaurant is that they give preference to local producers, heating up the economy of small producers. The typical breakfast option includes sausage, bacon, grilled tomatoes, mushrooms and toast. In addition, the meal includes a generous portion of butter.

Address: 42 Lower Ormond Quay, Dublin 1


O’Neill’s Pub & Kitchen

This is a favorite place for those who like variety. Your breakfast main course consists of 14 items. That is, if you like to wake up with a full meal, you need to know this place.

The restaurant opts for local ingredients and strives for variety. One of the most requested options is the potato cake they created themselves, with cheddar and bread bran topping.

It is also worth mentioning that the restaurant works as a bar. So, if you like the atmosphere of Irish bars, you will love this place. Breakfast is served at any time.

Address:  2 Suffolk Street, Dublin 2

Farmer Brown’s

This is a restaurant that was awarded the “Irish Hospitality Award”, in the category of Best Family Dinner in 2018. So if you are with your family, you definitely need to know this place.

To choose the typical Irish breakfast, you can choose between the Mini Marvin or Starvin Marvin options. However, you need to be aware of the time as the restaurant opens at 10am.

Address:  170 Rathmines Road Lower, Dublin 6


Other Options

In addition to these options, we can indicate some other restaurants that offer a great experience for those who want to try a true Irish breakfast.

Whichever you choose, you’re sure to be served a great meal, as well as feeling like a native Irishman. Enjoy your food!

Author: Thiago

I moved to Ireland 2012. I work as a business administrator and travel a lot to Europe with my work. I enjoy writing and athletics during my vacation and try to visit friends and family every year in Brazil.
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