Places to Shop
Ballsbridge area boast of a great mixture of high street stores, designer boutiques and department stores. A magical place for shopaholics, the area is brimming with shops selling global fashion to Irish crafts that can make your shopping experience highly enjoyable. Stroll around and browse the shops in the streets which are always full of shoppers, musicians and street performers.
Whether you are looking for trendy clothes, jewellery, beauty products or antiques, Powerscourt centre is the right place to hit. Under this single roof you’ll find assortment of shops, many of which specialising in Irish made goods. It’s a must-visit place to pick up a special gifts for friends anf family. The historical building has stunning architecture and houses many one of a kind boutiques and restaurants in the city as well.
Mespil Gourmet Food Market
Every Thursday from 11:30am – 2pm, visit this market to try some delicious street food from Falafel Bite, Grub Hub, Burger Republic and Say Fish, among others. Food is a way of life in Ireland and Ballsbridge has the reputation of offering the most diverse range of international street food. Visit this weekly market where farmers, chefs and bakers all shares a passion for serving tastiest food to satiate every foodie’s taste bud.
A two-story shop, Tower Records has stock up CDs, movies, books and all new stuff related to music. The store specialises in selling record players, audio gadgets and has a separate room devoted to classical and jazz music. Even there is a small cafe upstairs where you can grab a snack after all the shopping. This Irish music junkie’s store is a must visit destination.