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Queen of Tarts

3 - 4 Cow's Lane Dame Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 633 4681
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (158 reviews)
“tarts” (1,176 reviews)
“cake” (393 reviews)
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Irish, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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3 - 4 Cow's Lane Dame Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Go here at least once every time I visit! Cakes are unreal and they do lovely warm scones. Try the feta and tomato!! Can get really busy so make sure you get their early. Usually a queue waiting outside. Love inside and out. Have a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lauraelsdon
Reviewed 2 days ago

very ggod pastry and deserts would try again if were in dublin price was resonable too it is on a busy street with lots of people

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’s the best. Would definitely come back. Try the sandwiches, tart brunch option. The apple rustic was also very good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bickyd2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not unpressed! The service was terrible, twice we received chipped crockery and had to re ask for several parts of our order, if it waS busy I'd understand but we were the only ones there, we were then subjected to the three waiting staff discussing...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank morphperry
Yvonne F, General Manager at Queen of Tarts, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi There, My sincerest apologies in regards to your unpleasant experience at our cafe and thank you for your feed back. while i investigate this matter may I just ask which of are cafes did you attend? also if you remember the date that would...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting Dublin a month ago, my wife and I wanted to have a quality sandwich with some really good desert. While reading reviews we gave queen of tarts a shot. The place did not disappoint, the place is cozy and nice, the food was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Angel G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited today in the larger cafe which is just round the corner from. The original small one, omg the soup and sandwich we had was amazing, both myself and my partner said I s the best we've ever tasted, soup was homemade tomato and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank clh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a good breakfast that had something green on the plate as well as good coffee!! We found Queen of Tarts in our lonely planet guide and we’re not disappointed. Toast with avocado was what we had been looking for and was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ladykate2401
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this exotic bakery shop that specializes in pastries of all types including tarts, pies, cheesecakes, cakes and also offers breakfasts and brunches and has great customer service and vegan and vegetarian options as well as gluten free ones! Good for one and all!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sexybaby7399
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really lovely cafe some great gluten free cake options. Great place to have a coffee and a cake. The menu looked really good for breakfast and lunch and the dishes coming out of the kitchen looked fabulous. I had a ginger and cranberry gf cheesecake...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank joannemojof
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Going for tea? Check this place out. They have brunches, lunches and sweet treats for all the occasions.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rpgedson
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28 October 2018|
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Response from GWyc53 | Reviewed this property |
Their website says they are closed for bank holidays, so I’d say they are closed for Christmas.
16 October 2017|
Response from Tonya F | Reviewed this property |
The Queen of tarts is opposite Dublin Castle on Dame St. So I would suggest getting off on Dame St in front of Dublin castle. It’s a small bright red cafe directly opposite & of course you can always ask anyone on the street... More
Christine P
9 May 2017|
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Response from Melanie A | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so and you would loose out on the fantastic environment and atmosphere not going into the cafe itself!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 - 4 Cow's Lane Dame Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 633 4681
  • E-mail
A friendly restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and delicious baked goods throughout the day. We have two locations in Dublin City Centre across from Dublin Castle, two minutes apart from each other. Drop in for a homemade scone with raspberry jam and cream, or a seasonal savoury tart.
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