Below we have listed some of the our favourite places to shop for food and wine in Dublin. We would gladly recommend any of these. They are very much based in South Dublin because that is where we live.
One of the best fish shops in a city. Get there early to check what they have in store and you will usually find a great selection. They have some top quality organic fruit and vegetables too.
Address: 58/59 Glasthule Rd, Glenageary, Glasthule, Co. Dublin
Phone: (01) 280 9120
Quay Fish Shop, Dun Laoghoire
A tiny shack right at the end of peer. Get here in the morning as what they have might by gone quickly. Look out for the seals too.
Address: Traders Wharf, Dún Laoghaire
Phone: (01) 280 5936
Dunnes of Donnybrook, Donnybrook
A top quality butchers with some well sourced meat from free-range, antibiotic-free farms. These animals had a happy life before making it to our plates. They stock a great game selection when it is in season.
Address: 53 Main Street, Donnybrook, Dublin 4
Phone: (01) 283 9679
Used by many restaurants Higgins sources great meat, some even from their own farm – their beef is particularly prized.
Address: 2 Sutton Cross, Dublin
Phone: (01) 839 0090
The Village Butcher, Ranelagh
This small butcher in Ranelagh is not only stocked with beautiful aged beef cuts, but their other meats are very well sourced too. Excellent and skilled service and they open on a Sunday.
Address: 121 Ranelagh, Dublin 6
Phone: (01) 406 6966
Sheridans Cheesemongers, Dublin 2
It is tiny, indeed too small for its popularity, but stocks a great cheese selection, both top Irish and continental cheeses. A great place to assemble a good cheeseboard.
Address: 11 South Anne Street, Dublin 2
Phone: (01) 679 3143
64 Wine, Glasthule
Stocking a compelling collection, including many small and up-and-coming winemakers, the wines here have been sourced based on their quality. Friendly and knowledgeable service. Coffee is good too.
Address: 64 Glasthule Rd, Glenageary, Dublin
Phone: (01) 280 5664
A small well stocked market that is very good for Asian staples, such as spices and rice. It is good value and a friendly place...
Address: 5 Old Dublin Rd, Stillorgan
Phone: (01) 210 8080