Whether you’re looking for a morning coffee, an indulgent boozy brunch or a dinner to celebrate a special occasion, with multiple dining offerings under one roof, the Alex is the perfect choice for all occasions. Each of our dining spaces have their own unique character, providing you with a variety of choices for dining at the Alex, day or night.
The Carriage Restaurant
The Carriage is our stylish and spacious restaurant located on the ground floor, the perfect place for dining or casual drinks. Offering fresh, locally-sourced food and an extensive drinks menu in a relaxed setting, the Carriage is designed with your comfort in mind and is ideal for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
The Secret Garden
The Secret Garden is a beautiful outdoor terrace located in the Alex Hotel. With a gorgeous floral-inspired design, this outdoor dining spot is a hidden gem in the heart of Dublin City.
The Secret Garden is the perfect choice for an indulgent weekend brunch or al-fresco evening dining, featuring a retractable roof to enjoy sky views and heaters for when it gets a little chilly. The space is also ideal for intimate celebrations, from weddings to baby showers and everything in between.
The Alex invites guests to weekend brunch at the Secret Garden: the ideal way to spend a lazy weekend in Dublin as you take in all the city has to offer. Grab a seat among the florals, sip on a mimosa and dig into a selection of brunch classics while catching up with a friend or loved one.
Steam Café is the Alex Hotel’s in-house coffee shop, located beside the hotel lobby. Steam serves up freshly-ground speciality coffee, treats and healthy snacks, offering sit in and takeaway options.
Located in the heart of Dublin, Steam is the ideal place to take a break from it all, to meet a friend or catch up on emails using our complimentary WiFi. Whether you want to sit and sip or grab and go, it is the perfect pitstop located just steps away from Merrion Square.