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JDS Architects Limited, Huckletree D2.
The Academy, 42 Pearse Street, Dublin, D02 HV59, Ireland

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    Donnybrook Fair

    • Client
      Joe Doyle
    • Sector
      Retail Hospitality
    • Services
      Interior Architecture & Design, Environmental Graphics
    • Location
      Grand Canal Square, Gallery Quay, Dublin 2
    • Awards

      Winner: Commercial Interiors
      Institute of Designers of Ireland

    • Scale
    Donnybrook Fair is a family run hospitality & retail business providing a friendly, personal service to the local communities. We worked with DF to provide interior architecture and design for their Grand Canal Dock location.

    A new stylish upmarket Deli for renowned foodies Donnybrook Fair. DF Deli is a concentrated offer tailor-made for a compact high profile restaurant, café and retail site adjacent Grand canal square and theatre, Google and Face book European HQ’s. Designed to make use of every inch of space, with the customer experience at the hear of our planning, environmental graphics and signage by Scale, bespoke lighting and furnishings, the store feels spacious contemporary and fresh, as if it just landed from New York. Instantly successful the new Deli has exceeded revenue expectations and enhanced this bustling docklands area. Photography by Gareth Byrne.

    Joe Doyle, Owner of Donnybrook Fair

    We want our customers to have a unique shopping experience in our stores. Our team is committed to the putting the customer at the forefront of everything that we do. Our aim, as people who are passionate about food, is to make great quality, seasonal local and handmade products as accessible as possible to as wide an audience as possible.

    Joe Doyle, Owner

    Donnybrook Fair was a fair that was held in Donnybrook, Dublin from the 13th century until the 1850s. In the year 1204 King John of England granted a licence to the corporation of Dublin to hold an eight-day fair in Donnybrook. We incorporated these themes into our design strategy for the store.

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