Central Park goes up market

With its striking architectural statements, world-class working environments and a genuine community spirit, it’s no surprise that Bank of America, Sage, Salesforce Vodafone and so many other high profile names have chosen Central Park as their home. Irish Village Markets are joining in on the action as we arrive en masse with our acclaimed group … Continued

Sandyford Market’s hitting the tracks

It’ June already and we’re hitting the tracks at the Stillorgan LUAS stop. Our band of merry street food traders are making this area their home every Friday for the next 3 months. And there’s plenty to get exited about with twenty one of Dublin’s finest vendors on site to enure all taste buds are … Continued

Gastro: How Bao Now

Sandyford Industrial Estate is an unlikely landscape to find yourself indulging in a mouthful of caramelised pork belly, doused in a mayo cut with reduced soy and pork juices, sandwiched in a sweet fluffy bun known as a bao. Yet, thanks to How Bao Now, a food stall specialising in the Taiwanese steamed buns at … Continued

Daddy, can we go to McDonalds please?

I don’t take my kids to McDonalds. If I’m asked why, I always say that as kids, my parents never took me or my siblings so I never thought about going with my kids. But recently, they have started expressing an interest in going. Why? Because their school friends ask them what their favourite Happy … Continued

3 new food stalls to brighten up November

We don’t do hibernation here at Irish Village Markets. Instead, we like to freshen things up a little by introducing some top-quality street food vendors.  We have 3 new vendors joining us this month…..   Steakout   These talented BBQ chefs will be making their debut Wednesday 8th of November at Spencer Dock All of … Continued

Percy Place Lunchtime Market closes with immediate effect

It’s heart breaking for us to announce the closure of our favourite little market on the banks of the Grand Canal (Percy Place) on Fridays. The reports of rubbish bins over flowing, unsafe use of electrical cables, using toilet facilities of nearby cafes etc. is completely inaccurate and very unfair. Irish Village Markets operated this … Continued

Sumac

Our latest find… Sumac brings a contemporary take on Middle Eastern cuisine with its Mezze Trios, a unique selection of a Lamb, Fish or Vegetarian dish, coupled with a grain/pulse salad and a choice of three dips. Our Arabic and Turkish food is nutritious, tasty and colourful, and combines different textures with the subtle flavours … Continued

making our markets greener

Due to the high volume of waste generated at our markets, we are actively discouraging the use of all non-recyclable food packaging.  Customers will be able to dispose of all compostable containers in specified bins at each market which will be removed and taken back to our facility in Sandyford, washed and made ready for disposal. We are … Continued

Shakapoke

Poke – The next big healthy and tasty food trend to sweep Dublin’s street food scene. Poké (pronounced POH-kay) has everyone hooked. It’s hard to resist Hawaii’s beloved raw fish salad. Poké is currently the new ‘IN’ thing over in California, New York and now Dublin. It is beautiful, colourful and vibrant on the eye … Continued

on the hoof

On The Hoof is the newest addition to The Red Bus Company. Custom built by Rory using a Second World War Army water tank, our wood fired smoker is the first of its kind in Ireland. All of the food is cooked using County Armagh apple wood adding a beautiful sweet, smokey flavour to the … Continued