17 August 2022

Coffee Shops within 5 minutes of CEC!

In Cork you will find some of the best local, independent & friendly cafés & coffee shops! Forget about your Starbucks, Costa Coffee & Café Nero.

Whether you are like a simple americano, a creamy cappuccino or a cool iced caramel macchiato here is a list of some of the very best Cork coffee establishments!

The best thing is, they’re all within 5 minutes walking distance of the school, and absolutely perfect for your 20 minute coffee break at 11:00!

Below is the complete list, and you can view each Coffee Shop on this map.

1. Cork Coffee Roasters

Freshly ground beans and traditional roasting techniques are what make Coffee Roasters the ideal place for a morning break. If you are looking for a nice warm cup of coffee this is the place to go. Made in small batches their warm drinks truly feel like hugs in cups. Cork Coffee Roasters have 3 cafes in the city – Anglesea Street, French Church Street and just around the corner from CEC on Bridge Street.

Location – Bridge Street

2. Boru Coffee Shop

If you are craving coffee and sweet treats, Boru Coffee Shop is for you! Just a few steps away from the school and you will find this cute little café filled with a variety of coffee from around the world. Lets just hope you have enough time to try them all!

Location – Brian Boru Street

3. Bus Stop Coffee Cork

Iced Lattes, hot chocolates, ice creams, these are just a few of the many things you can find at the Bus Stop Coffee. You are bound to find something for every mood and every season. So why wait any longer? It’s never too early for coffee.

Location – St. Patrick’s Quay

4. Crust Cork

Feeling a little peckish? Why not get a sandwich at Crust! Famous for their generous servings, friendliness and, of course, coffee, it is definitely worth rounding the corner and crossing Bridge Street to discover this cute little establishment.

Location – MacCurtain Street

5. Moody Café Vin

There is no better way to start a day than with pastries and a nice warm cup of coffee. If that’s what you are in need of, Moody Café will not disappoint. It takes only a couple of minutes to get your hands on delicious treats that will change your mood for the rest of the day.

Location – Lower Glanmire Road

Did we miss any of Cork’s finest coffee shops from our list? Let us know!

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