The Grafton Quarter
The Grafton Quarter is the area stretching from St Stephen’s Green to Nassau Street and from Clarendon Street to Dawson Street.
The Grafton Quarter incorporates Grafton Street and neighbouring side streets and is considered by many as one of the most prestigious retail and social districts in Europe. Within The Grafton Quarter you will find a vast variety of international retail brands including Marks & Spencer, Tommy Hilfiger, Massimo Dutti, Levis, Hugo Boss, Pandora, NK Apothecary and The Disney Store to name but a few. Some of Ireland’s most established brand names are also located here including Brown Thomas, Weir & Sons, Fitzpatrick’s Shoes, BT2 and Dunnes Stores. Stephen’s Green Shopping Centre is located close to the entrance of St Stephen’s Green Park. The side streets off Grafton Street also host a variety of well-known brands such as as Camper, Cos, Nespresso, Jigsaw and Links of London.
When it comes to dining and social offerings the Grafton Quarter boasts some of Dublin’s most exciting and diverse offerings. Treat yourself to a delicious freshly brewed coffee and a sweet treat in the famous Bewley’s Oriental Café on Grafton Street or tantalise your taste buds in one of the many top class eateries located on the adjoining side streets such as Carluccios, Gotham Café, Le Cave, Balfes, Farm Restaurant, Peploe’s and Marco Pierre White Steakhouse and Grill . You can also enjoy a catch up with friends in one of the many bars in the area including The Bailey, Davy Byrnes, The Grafton Lounge, 27 Dawson Street, Peruke & Periwig, Keogh’s, The Dawson Lounge, Neary’s or Bruxelles – each with their own individual personality and offering.
The World famous Shelbourne and Westbury Hotels are also located in this quarter offering five star luxury and comfort.
The Grafton Quarter is easily accessed by both public and private transport. The area is well served by both bus and Luas. In addition car parking is available in Stephen’s Green Car Park, The Royal College of Surgeons, Brown Thomas Car Park and the nearby Drury Street Car Parks.