Of course no surprise to us that The Vanilla Pod Eatery Blackrock scooped the Best Café in Ireland & Best Café in Dublin Awards at the Irish Restaurant Awards 2023. Congrats Mariana (pictured second from left) picking up the award. Almost 1200 restaurant and hospitality business owners and staff celebrated their hard work and achievements at the Awards Event. Now in their 14th year, the Irish Restaurant Awards returned with a record-breaking number of public nominations – over 130,000. Picture credit Paul Sherwood Photography.
We are delighted to say that Blackrock Dental is now open in unit 3-6 Blackrock Village Centre. The practice is long-established in the very heart of Blackrock and is open 5 days a week with expert staff ready to deal with any dental issues people may have.
‘A Play on Ulysses’ is a unique Bloomsday event in Dublin. This fully dramatised adaptation of Ulysses will take place in Blackrock Village Centre on Friday 16th June at 6pm.
WOW WOW! Guess who's coming to the centre? https://www.petstop.ie/ https://www.instagram.com/petstop_ireland/
Poulet We have a really tasty new retailer in Poulet Bonne Femme - Home of the Rotisserie opening today in Unit 1. Pictured is Centre Manager Seamus Carroll welcoming Sara Mitchell of Poulet Bonne Femme - Home of the Rotisserie.
Santa will be visiting Blackrock Village Centre every weekend in the run up to Christmas. Everyone is welcome plus kids can enjoy a FREE Santa Visit & Gift!
Blackrock Village Centre is happy to say that Vivi Vie is now in Blackrock Village Centre. Vivi Vie is an Irish designer and maker of jewellery and accessories covering hip costume, semi-precious stones, pearls and classic 925 sterling silver.
Everyone is welcome to join Santa in the centre this coming Sunday 27th Nov from 2pm - thrill the kids with a FREE Santa visit & Gift. #santavisit
Please see our Christmas 2022 trading hours for your convenience.
The Kind curates beautifully designed, sustainable and ethically made goods that are both kind to you and kind to the planet. Each purchase directly supports small independent businesses and makers who share the same vision for a better future.
One more day to go to our Big Relaunch event on Saturday 29th October - plenty of fun and giveaways, Big Prizes, and with Spin1038 providing the vibes live in the centre!
Join us for our Big Relaunch Event this Saturday from noon to 3.30. We'll have family entertainment, giveaways, plus make sure you enter our BIG PRIZE COMPETITION - forms available in retail stores. We'll have rugby star Dave Kearney cutting the ribbon - plus Spin 1038 will be live spinning the decks! It's going to be BIG! See you Saturday!
Fun Kicks off Today!! Join us today Saturday 22nd October as our Big Autumn Promotion kicks off in style - we have cool family entertainment from 12.30 to 3.30pm with giveaways and craic - plus there is free parking today!
We are thrilled to announce the opening of Zambrero in the centre. Zambrero is healthy, Mexican inspired food that also helps stop world hunger. Every burrito or bowl purchased means a meal donated to someone in need with Plate 4 Plate. It's a win for your body, mind, soul and taste buds. We call it Feel Good Mex. There is something for everyone in the family, with plenty of Gluten Free, Vegan, Vegetarian, Kids Options available. Open for Eat In, Takeaway and Delivery with Deliveroo. Opening hours 11am - 9pm Monday to Sunday
An Taoiseach, Mr Micheál Martin T.D. managed to take time out of a busy schedule to pay a flash visit to Blackrock Village Centre and receive a warm welcome from Centre Manager Seamus Carroll and Michael Hayes of the centre management office.
It was a sunny, fun time at our Summer Family Fun Weekend and smiles were aplenty. A big thanks to our retailers and everyone who joined in and made it such a fun time..
FREE PARKING ON US!! Enjoy free parking from 9am to noon daily from Monday 20th June.👌
Everyone is welcome to our hot Summer Family Fun Weekend. There'll be all sorts of FREE family activities happening in the centre on Friday 24th June and Saturday 25th June from 12.30pm to 3.30pm. We'll have free ice creams, a sizzling BBQ, puppet shows, plenty of giveaways and lots of cool summer fun. What's more there's be free parking. It's going to be HOT!!
Customers if you spend over €10 in SuperValu you will get your first two hours of parking FREE! This is part of our commitment to creating the best visitor experience possible for you
Blackrock Village Centre is delighted to announce the opening of Butlers Chocolate Café. Founded in 1932, Butlers is Ireland's premier family-owned firm dedicated to the craft of exceptional chocolate making. In addition to luxurious milk, dark and white speciality chocolate assortments, Butlers Chocolates produce creamy toffee, soft fudge, deliciously moreish chocolate filled and solid chocolate bars, enticing milk chocolate truffles delicately flavoured with famous liquors, hot chocolate and enchanting seasonal collections at Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day and Easter!
We are thrilled that celebrated chef Gaz (Gareth Smith) is to open Michael’s steak and seafood restaurant in the centre. As Gaz puts it: “I’ve always watched in awe at how quickly Blackrock became a culinary oasis, it’s a special place full of wonderful innovative people and they’ve led the way and done lots of amazing things. We’re so pleased that after months of working closely together with the Blackrock Village Centre, we have really bonded & put together a mutually beneficial opportunity for the long term that will allow us to invest properly. Do it once and do it right - Merry Christmas X.” Watch this space for more on this most exciting of developments! https://michaels.ie/
A Warm Christmas Message from Carmel of Onyx
For all you DIY enthusiasts, fixer uppers and people who just plain love their home and garden, Homecare DIY remains open for your convenience and enjoyment! You find them on the lower mall.
Customers not only are Executive Dry Cleaners open for your convenience, you'll find they have moved back to their new-look impressive store on the lower mall.
We are thrilled and excited to announce the opening of L’Occitane’s refined and classy new-look store in the centre.
We are delighted announce that the fantastic new-look and much bigger Diffney store is now open!
Some of the staff and crew from Blackrock Shopping Centre doing their bit to keep Blackrock Village tidy. It’s something we do every year and we are proud to support our local Tidy Towns group.
You are starting to see construction works on site so please bear with us as we embark on the upgrade of the centre. The old Enterprise House structure has been pulled down to make way for the building works. The shopping centre upgrade is also due to commence in early Summer 2018 – so it is exciting times here at Blackrock Centre.