22 Dec2018 Next stop Coffee!
Today is an exciting day for all the Insomnia team as we’ve opened in Heuston Station, Dublin!
Heuston Station is one of Ireland’s main railway stations, linking the capital with the south, southwest and west – it’s also one of the busiest stations in city centre, especially during the Christmas season!
December is probably one of the busiest months
21 Dec2018 Christmas Opening Hours
We would like to inform all our loyal customers that there will be a slight change to some of our stores opening hours over the festive period.
Opening hours for some stores will vary from December 23rd 2018 to January 1st 2019, click HERE to view a full list of opening hours by store.
From everyone here at Insomnia Coffee Company we would like to
20 Dec2018 Take a break this Christmas in Tullamore
There was great excitement in the air as we officially opened in Spar Arden Road, Tullamore, with both barista and self service counters.
We are proud to join several other well known brands, such as Chopped and Shakers and offer the station's customers quality coffee and great value meal deals. Our full range
10 Dec2018 Dundalk – we are back!
Today we’ve opened a new store in Dundalk, Co. Louth!
Located in the Neighbourhood Centre, next to Dunnes Stores, the store is located near the industrial estate, the primary schools and colleges.
Rebecca Duffy Hamil is the new store manager and has worked with Insomnia for more than 7 years, she started as a barista in Malahide and more recently became store manager
10 Dec2018 Your daily grind has arrived to Letterkenny!
We are now open in Letterkenny! We’re thrilled to have opened today our first store in Co. Donegal, just in time for your Christmassy Coffee!
Letterkenny, known as The Cathedral Town and the largest town in County Donegal, is now home for an Insomnia coffee shop – located in the Main Street where the famous Berry Layne restaurant used to be, the store is located
Today we’ve opened our new Insomnia coffee store in Charleville, Co. Cork. Charleville is well known for being one of the largest milk processing and cheese making towns in Ireland.
This is Insomnia’s sixth store to open in Co. Cork and is located in Charleville Town Centre – just in time for the Christmas shopping and for a few Christmas treats in the
08 Nov2018 Love Being Festive - Christmas has arrived!
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Insomnia…
This year our Christmas cups were designed by renowned Irish artist, Fuschia Macaree. Inspired by exciting Christmas activities with family and friends including bringing the Christmas tree home, heading out Christmas shopping and ice-skating with friends. Christmas is the best time of the year for catch ups, days out together and making that extra
24 Oct2018 Now brewing at Liffey St Upper, Dublin 1!
Today we’ve opened a new Insomnia store in Dublin 1, right in the heart of the city!
The new store located at Liffey Street Upper is the perfect spot for a coffee if you’re shopping in town or just visiting some of the city’s land marks such as the General Post Office and the Ha&rsquo
19 Oct2018 Time for a coffee break in Tralee
Spirits were high today as we opened both barista and self-service counters in the brand new Texaco Station Food Court on John Joe Sheehy Road in Tralee, owned and operated by Corrib Oil Ltd. Joining several other well know brand, such as Chopped and Corrib Deli & Grill, we are delighted to offer the station's customers a quality coffee offering and great value meal deals.
Insomnia Coffee Company won the Café of the Year at the Irish Foodservice Quality Food Awards 2018, held in Dublin on the 18th October.
Harry O Kelly CEO of Insomnia said: “we were thrilled to win the Café of the Year 2018 Award. I am extremely proud of the team and all their hard work and dedication to growing Insomnia to what it is today."<
We’re thrilled to announce that Insomnia has been shortlisted as one of 2018 finalists in the Waste Prevention Business Award category for the Pakman Awards this year!
This is Insomnia’s first time entering the Pakman Awards and we’re also in with the chance of winning your category and being Ireland’s overall winner of the
We are absolutely thrilled to be named ‘Franchisor with Outstanding Social Responsibility” in the 23rd annual Irish Franchise Awards that recognise excellence in franchising and outstanding achievements of businesses and individuals in the franchise industry.
The award ceremony was held on Friday 28th September, at Clontarf Castle in Dublin and is celebrating 23 years this year – one of the longest running business award
At Insomnia we love to celebrate coffee and this year we’re celebrating International Coffee Day (1st October) in a very special way, we're offering one FREE COFFEE coupon to all customers who download and register a new account on the Insomnia Treats App on the 1st of October 2018.
All you have to do is register a new account
We’re thrilled to announce that Insomnia Saggart achieved the Top30 Finalist Status on the Retail Excellence Awards 2019!
Retail Excellence, the largest retail industry representative organization in Ireland, has today announced the Top30 stores in Ireland. The list comprises retailers from around the country in every sector within the Irish Retail Industry.
The Top30 stores will now be rigorously tested with a financial audit
21 Sep2018 Rise and Grind in Roscommon
Roscommon, have we got brews for you! Dominik, our regional manager was instore today as the doors opened in our new store in Roscommon town, and was delighted with the warm welcome Insomnia has received already. Located on the main street of Roscommon, our staff look forward to welcoming customers in for a place to sit relax and enjoy a coffee while out and about town.<
We're delighted to have opened a new store in the UK this morning with the official opening of Insomnia @ Thurcroft, located Southeast of Rotherham in South Yorkshire. Insomnia Thurcroft manager, Jess is looking forward to welcoming all of our new customers in Thurcroft and thinks that a new coffee shop is just what the local community needs.
It is the second coffee shop
06 Sep2018 Leaves falling, autumn calling
Leaves falling means Autumn is calling! The schools are back, days are getting cooler and the evenings are getting shorter which can only mean that the Autumn season has finally arrived and it's time for some new menu updates at Insomnia. We know you'll want to treat yourself as the seasonal changes kick in, that's why we're thrilled to be releasing some amazing new products
20 Aug2018 Freshly Brewed in Park West
Insomnia can now be found in the busy Plaza area of the Park West Business Park, this busy office district is located just outside of Dublin city centre and is buzzing with people working in the many offices and businesses located in Park West. There is plenty of indoor seating inside the new store so whether you're looking for a place to enjoy a
01 Aug2018 Castlecourt welcomes Insomnia Coffee
Today Insomnia opened our newest store in Castlecourt Shopping Centre Belfast!
This is the first Belfast city centre store to open, it joins Belfast International Services as Insomnia’s second store in Northern Ireland. Located on the ground floor of Castlecourt Shopping Centre, this is a spacious store with internal seating for 35 customers.
Store manager, Sarah, who also manages the Insomnia store in Belfast
15 Jun2018 Food For Life - New Menu Out Now
Today Insomnia launches our new Food for Life range. This is such an exciting time for us because we have widely expanded our product range to include even more delicious sandwiches for our customers on the go. When you're out and about, meeting with friends, grabbing a bite to eat during lunch or trying to catch 5 minutes all to yourself to enjoy a coffee and a sandwich we
08 Jun2018 Summer Icecaps have arrived in Portlaoise
It was an exciting day as Insomnia Portlaoise opened on Thursday, 7th June in the Kyle Shopping Centre in Portlaoise town! Lead by store manager Katarzyna the new team of 6 staff were off to a busy start as customers were looking for ICECAPs to cool down in the lovely summer weather.
Located beside Dunnes Stores, this is a busy area of Portlaoise and Insomnia are excited to
We have teamed up with Natural Born Feeder (Roz Purcell) to create a recipe that would tie with our new Voyager Coffee. We've asked Roz to create a guilt free snack matching with the flavours of our new coffee itself.
Roz used to live in Colombia (from where our new Single Origin Medium roast coffee is)
22 May2018 Your Next Coffee Break in Cork
We have just opened a new store in Ballincollig, Cork!
We’re thrilled that our newest Insomnia barista offering has opened in the largest town in County Cork, only 9km west of Cork City. Maxol Ballincollig is the 5th Maxol station to open an Insomnia barista counter, the most recent was in Ballincoolin where Insomnia opened their very first drive thru.
Luminita, our new
18 May2018 One sip away from Summer
Summer is all about relaxing, enjoying the outdoors and go on a long holiday. With Insomnia’s new summer range, you’ll be one sip away from a relaxing tropical paradise! This summer we dare you to try something different – our new exclusive summer range has a variety of options for everyone’s taste: pick up one of our four blended frappe drinks from Oreo
15 May2018 Double shot of coffee in Sligo!
Today we’ve opened our second Insomnia store in Sligo!
Capital of the Northwest region and one of Ireland’s largest towns, Sligo sees a new Insomnia Coffee Shop opening today following the first opening in 2016 (Quayside SC).
Located in O’Connell Street, in the heart of the city and just across the street from Penneys, this is one of the most
Insomnia are thrilled to have partnered with Maxol this month to open our first dedicated Drive Thru offering at Maxol Ballycoolin, located on the N2/N3 link road, in the heart of the Dublin Enterprise Zone.
CEO of Insomnia, Harry O’Kelly, said; “At Insomnia we are thrilled to be opening our first ever Drive Thru store at Maxol, Ballycoolin, we are sure it will
This year is huge for the Special Olympics Ireland Games as the games are taking place in Dublin for the first time in 16 years gathering 1600 Special Olympics athletes from throughout Ireland.
For the past few years we’ve been supporting Special Olympics on their collection day, this year the Collection Day will take place on Friday 20th April and we’ll be donating 5 cents
As the sun shone down for what felt like the first time this year our team were busy prepping to open our newest store and meeting all of the lovely locals in Cahersiveen, which you may know as the popular mainland location beside Skellig Michael, the island made famous by Star Wars: Force Awakens.
Located in the gateway to the Skellig region, Cahersiveen is a popular tourist
In 2018 Insomnia will take part in UK Coffee Week for the second time, donating 5p for each coffee sold during this week!
Now in its eight-year, UK Coffee Week will be taking place from the 16th to the 22nd of April 2018 with a nationwide fundraising campaign across thousands of coffee shops across the UK.
The donations received will go to Project Waterfall, an initiative dedicated
27 Mar2018 Winter Heart perform live at Insomnia Athy
On Saturday we got our first glimpse of Spring as the sun shone! What better way to spend an evening like this than with some live acoustic music and a relaxing coffee. Athy locals gathered on Saturday, 24th March, to hear a local band, Winter Heart, perform their newest material in an acoustic set at Insomnia Athy. This performance was in aid of Our Lady's
23 Mar2018 Coffee is our calling at Insomnia Coalville
Located in the Belvoir Shopping Centre, in the heart of Coalville, North West Leicestershire, you will now find the newest Insomnia store, Insomnia Coffee Company @ Coalville! Situated at the front of Belvoir Shopping Centre, Insomnia is in the perfect spot for a coffee and a bite to eat if you’re out shopping for the day or for locals looking for a new place to lunch. Insomnia
15 Mar2018 Chocolate treats mint for you!
Calling all chocolate lovers, have we got some treats in store for you! Alongside Insomnia's new range of scrumdiddilyumptious hot chocolates we are bringing you a collection of chocolate bakery goods including the Marbled Mint Truffle Slices, Belgian Chocolate Cake, and two of our favourite Daim cakes - the Toffee Crunch Daim Bar Pie and the Daim Bar Tart. Whether you're relaxing with
Inspired by the scrumdidillyumptious treats in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Insomnia are bringing you a brand new hot chocolate menu. The epic Loompa-Land Hot Chocolate, which headlines our new chocolate menu was inspired by the famous chocolate river in Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory and is available for a limited time.
Also on the drinks menu for a limited time are the Mint
13 Mar2018 THANK YOU TO ALL OUR CUSTOMERS!
Thank you to all our customers for their great support this Fairtrade Fortnight!
For the past years of Insomnia’s involvement in Fairtrade Fortnight we’ve contributed with five cents from each cup sold towards our nominated community projects, raising a total of €107,389.
The €15,210 raised this year will go directly to our nominated project of the ASOBAGRI Coffee Cooperative, in Guatemala,
What's better than finding a pot of gold at the end of a rainbow?!
Insomnia's Irish Stout Cake!
To celebrate the best day in the Irish social calendar, Insomnia have released a new cake, the Irish Stout Cake. This dark, spongey cake's ingredients include a very popular Irish stout which gives it a slightly malty flavour, it
Every year, since 2009, we have taken part in Fairtrade Fortnight, where a percentage from each hot beverage sold is donated to our nominated Insomnia Community projects.
This Fairtrade Fortnight, we are donating 5p from every Fairtrade beverage sold to our nominated project of the ASOBAGRI Coffee Cooperative, in Guatemala, with the aim to empower Women within the coffee industry in Latin America.
ASOBAGRI has 278 indigenous
Random Acts of Kindness Day came to fruition thanks to the brilliant minds behind the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation, who created a global initiative which takes place in February each year with the aim of encouraging people to spread a little kindness. They say that being kind is contagious, so your decision to perform even one kind act can spread exponentially and cause a wave of generosity. One
Love is in the air this Valentine's Day at Insomnia!
To celebrate Valentines Day we will be giving 3 lucky winners a €25 gift card each. Use it to treat your boyfriend, girlfriend, best friend, mother, brother or who ever you would like to bring for a coffee date! Coffee is for catch ups and chats, so we want our winners to relax and enjoy
02 Feb2018 Help the environment and get rewarded!
At Insomnia, we care about sustainability and we are constantly working on new initiatives and solutions to reduce the ecological impacts of our daily business.
As part of our sustainability initiatives for 2018, we are rewarding our customers with 20 extra beans (=20 cents discount in Ireland / 20 pence discount UK) on their Treats loyalty account every time any reusable cup is used in our participating stores!
Every year, since 2006, Insomnia has taken part in the Fairtrade Fortnight, where a percentage from each hot beverage sold during those 2 weeks is donated to our nominated community project.
In 2017, we’ve raised €14,305 for the construction of a Youth Centre for young members and the children of the ACPC Pichanaki Coffee Cooperative in Peru. We are thrilled to say that this community project is now 100%
25 Jan2018 Drink good coffee & read good books
Today, we’ve opened our second 2018 store in Kells!
Home to the book of Kells, Kells is one of the most well-known Heritage towns in Ireland. Located in County Meath, Kells is the centre of arts and culture in the Boyne Valley with an historic background and a friendly atmosphere and welcoming community.
Vaiva, our Store Manager is looking
Located just off the N2/N3 link road in the heart of the Dublin Enterprise Zone, business is thriving at Maxol Ballycoolin where Insomnia have just opened their newest store. Neighbouring Blanchardstown Corporate Park this is a busy road for commuters and workers in the North West Dublin area.
Maxol Ballycoolin shows a great partnership of Irish brands as Insomnia opens in their fourth location with The
Move over Matcha Latte, the Turmeric Latte is the latest drink to take the health world by storm. Insomnia are adding the Turmeric Latte to their Irish and U.K. menus from the 4th January 2018, when we launch our New Year product range.
If you’re looking for a healthy drink to get you going in the mornings, or a little boost after all of