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The Sweetest Thing

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17 Bachelor's Walk | Dublin 1, Dublin D24, Ireland
+353 83 127 8711
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“banoffee pie” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
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17 Bachelor's Walk | Dublin 1, Dublin D24, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You must go and visit this cafe if you are in Dublin. They really do have the best hot chocolates! The perfect combination of warm milk and melted chocolate, hot enough to not go cold straight away but the perfect temperature to drink as well....More

Thank BenWha9
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in to avoid some rain and warm up with some of their famous hot chocolate. Did not disappoint! Small cafe but was able to get a great seat in the back to relax. Like Dublin, the rain stopped as quickly as it started but...More

Thank JMR0731
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We got off the hop on hop off bus to walk back to The Morrison. We stopped in for orange hot chocolate and a baileys coffee. Both were outstanding. We also tried a couple homemade pastries. Amazing shop.

Thank wdwqtrhorse
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

As a day tripper to Dublin, this gem of a place is a must. It is a small café that delivers well. Their service is super and their milkshake menu is divine. Sometimes it is quiet, sometimes it is busy but it is 100% worth...More

Thank Nicola H
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped on a whim. Righ near a hop-on-hop-off bus stop by the river. What a great find. Banansplit milkshake and pastry.

Thank bellydi50
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

On my first visit to Ireland we found this place and it was to die for! They advertise the best hot chocolate in Dublin and they aren't kidding! This is a must visit for us now!

Thank Brooke L
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful chocolate and coffee and the staff are really friendly and great baristas. Unlike most other places you can drop into for coffee, these guys really know what they're doing with chocolate.

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This is amazing. Loved my coconut hot chocolate & toasted ham & cheese cossint. Absolutely delicious. Defenetly will be returning.

Thank Fat_Kat76
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

They aren't kidding when they say they have the best hot chocolate in Dublin! I tried the Sweetest Thing Hot Chocolate and the Hot Chocolate Muffin and they were both hot and delicious. The girls at the counter were friendly and I love the cute...More

Thank Lauren K
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Now, I have a sweet tooth, so when I tell you that i visited the sweetest thing twice over the course of a 4 day trip it must be pretty good. We were recommended to go here by the tour guide on the open top...More

Thank LanceJones1
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21 December 2015|
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Response from monette1971 | Reviewed this property |
Their Chez Emily chocolates are gluten free and they sometimes have gluten free cakes. I hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Bachelor's Walk | Dublin 1, Dublin D24, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 83 127 8711
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