Best Shops 2023

We partnered with THE GLOSS to create a list of the 200 Best Shops across Ireland. In December you voted for your absolute favorites. This is the list of the thirteen winners in each category.

1. The Little Wooden Peg


Simple, beautifully crafted children's toys and clothing.

Dublin Store 55 George's Street Upper, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, A96 DK26, IE

2. The Winding Stair


Established in 1970, a bookstore with an iconic view of the Ha'penny bridge.

Dublin Store 40 Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin , D01 R9Y5, IE

3. The Store Yard

Antiques Vintage Furniture Homeware

An impressive collection of architectural salvage, vintage, retro furniture and curios.

Portlaoise Store Kea-Lew Business & Retail Park, Mountrath Road, Portlaoise, Co. Laois R32 TRK4, USA

Youghal Store 94 North Main Street, Youghal, Co. Cork P36 KF90, USA

4. Samui


Women's boutique offering a curated collection of contemporary luxury labels.

Cork Store 17 Drawbridge Street, Cork City, T12 NX80, IE

5. Foxford

Homeware Textiles

A mill founded in 1892 manufacturing the fine wool throws and blankets.

Mayo Store Providence Road, Foxford, Co. Mayo, F26 H9E4, IE

6. Russborough House

Homeware Gift

Homeware and gift shop inspired by the beauty and heritage of Russborough House.

Blessington Store Blessington, Co. Wicklow, W91 W284, IE

7. Arran Street East


Handcrafted pottery and woven homeware shops and studios.

Dublin Store 43 Arran Street, Smithfield, Dublin 7, D07 K744, IE

West Cork Store Main Street, Schull, Co. Cork, P81 AF84, IE

8. Siopaella


Consignment store specialising in Chanel, Louis Vuitton and Chanel.

Dublin Store 30 Wicklow Street, Dublin, D02 Y037, IE

9. Cloon Keen


Handcrafted artisan perfumes rooted in Irish tradition.

Dublin Store Unit 3 Powerscourt Townhouse, 59 William Street South, Dublin 2, D02 HF95, IE

Galway Store 21A High Street, Galway, H91 Y266, IE

10. The Garden

Flowers Plants

Wild and natural florals inspired by Connemara in a stunning Georgian setting.

Dublin Store Powerscourt Centre, 59 South William Street, Dublin, IE

11. Keanes Jewellers


Established in 1948, this jeweller boasts the largest range of diamond rings in Ireland.

Cork Store 93-95 Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork, T12 D25W, IE

12. Hunter & Bloom

Homeware Menswear Gift

A homeware, men's and gift store in a scenic seaside town.

17 Ashe Street, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, P85 RX04, IE

13. Nordic Elements

Homeware Furniture Rugs

Showroom and design studio showcasing all things Scandinavian for the home.

Dublin Store 38 Main Street, Blackrock, Co. Dublin, A94 H244, IE