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21 Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin, Ireland
+353 8728510
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“custard” (8 reviews)
“focaccias” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
21 Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first time that you notice this place, you remain fascinated by the handcrafted focaccine in the window display waiting to be baked or still hot from the oven, and by the fragrant aroma of the handmade croissants. As soon as you enter the shop...More

Thank Giampaolo G
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I have passed Panem many times in recent years. I've looked in the window at the baked goods on offer, and thought: "I must eat here or buy something to take away!" Today I had my chance. I headed down river from the Four Courts...More

Thank Uranus7
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

An Italian place run by an Italian gent and his family. Top quality coffee, pastries and juices all made on the premises. For example the juice takes a little longer than other places but you see him cut the oranges in front of you and...More

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Quality every time Proper coffee,proper cornetto,never lets you down.Is everything the new poncy beard stroking hipster cafes are not.your pastry will not come in a mini bloody shopping trolley from Tiger or served on a broken slate from an industrial school circa 1900 and thank...More

Thank P P
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

You have to get the apple and custard croissant if you're passing here. Wonderful spot but quite small inside and because their treats are so tasty it fills quite quick. A hidden gem in dublin, check it out!

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A special place, different focaccia each day, delicious pastries, good coffee, all made in front of you. A regular lunchtime haunt.

Thank Willie_195361
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Panem is an unique place. One table and high chairs along the wall don't seem to be very welcoming, but actually it is a great place for people who want to have a snack and hassle free time to read. Diversed selection of warm stuffed...More

Thank Wantula
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This place was incredible. We sampled focaccia and pastries, and they were all excellent. I wish we'd stopped in sooner on our trip! I highly recommend this spot. You won't be disappointed by anything you try!

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

What a little gem. All home made and delicious pasties and savouries of an Italian flavour plus great coffee. When next in the area make sure you stop by.

Thank RMC1970
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Just sorry we didn't discover this little gem the day before we leave Dublin!! A small little home business run by the family. Mum makes all the pastries and panini' herself and they have many different fillings. I had spinach and olive and it was...More

Thank Suzanne M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:00
08:15 - 17:00
08:15 - 17:00
08:15 - 17:00
08:15 - 17:00
08:15 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 8728510
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a Don't miss in our book,,, GREAT GREAT coffee, pastry, croissant, food...
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