Books in North of the Liffey

Winding Stair

This handsome old bookshop is in a ground-floor room when once upon a time it occupied the whole building, which is now given over to an excellent restaurant of the same name. Smaller selection, but still some excel…
Department Store in North of the Liffey


Occupying a huge block with entrances on Henry, Liffey and Abbey Sts, this is our favourite of Dublin’s department stores. It stocks virtually everything, from garden furniture to high fashion, and it’s all relative…
Department Store in North of the Liffey


Ireland’s cheapest department store is a northside favourite, a place to find all kinds of everything without paying a fortune for it – it’s the best place in town for men’s socks and jocks. True, the stuff you’ll f…
Market in North of the Liffey

Moore Street Market

A shadow of its vibrant former self, this is the most traditional of Dublin street markets. You can get fruit, fish and flowers, while other vendors hawk cheap cigarettes and other products. Don't try to buy just on…
Books in North of the Liffey


The biggest selection of magazines and foreign newspapers in the whole country can be found on the ground floor of this huge bookshop near the GPO, along with literally dozens of browsers leafing through mags with n…
Arts & Crafts in North of the Liffey

Dublin City Gallery – Hugh Lane Shop

A cultural playground for adults, where you can dig out cubist fridge magnets, huge po-mo hanging mobiles, masterpiece colour-by-number prints, cloth puppets, unusual wooden toys and beautiful art and pop-culture ha…
Shopping Centre in North of the Liffey

Jervis Centre

This modern, domed mall is a veritable shrine to the British chain store. Boots, Topshop, Debenhams, Argos, Dixons, M&S and Miss Selfridge all get a look-in.
Clothing in North of the Liffey

Louis Copeland

A branch of the fashionable men's designer store. Dublin's answer to Savile Row.