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31 Jul2020 Eat Out to Help Out

Eat Out to Help Out

Insomnia Coffee Company are delighted to announce that some of our stores will be participating in the “Eat Out to Help Out” scheme.  

This allows customers a discount of up 50% off their bill (maximum £10 per person) from Monday to Wednesday only from August 3rd - 31st. Customers must Eat In and not takeaway their food to avail of the discount. 

Particpating Stores  Insomnia @ Primark Bromley Insomnia @ Primark Oxford Street Insomnia @ Spar Market Harborough Insomnia @

09 Jun2020 We’re Back Brewing

We’re Back Brewing

We have reopened a number of company owned stores for takeaway only, operating in line with current Government & HSE advice and guidelines.

Click here to view our Covid - 19 health and safety protocols in stores.

Last updated 17/06/2020

Abbey Street
Ashbourne
Athy
Baggot Street
Ballsbridge
Ballybrack
Blackpool SC
Blackrock
Blanchardstown
Cabra 
Carpenterstown SC
Cavan
Charleville
Chatham
Churchtown

29 Apr2020 Banana Bread Recipe

Banana Bread Recipe

That's right we're jumping on the Banana Bread Bandwagon! For anyone who hasn't already made it, we've got our much requested recipe for you!  

Thanks to Ciara in Brodericks Homemade for sharing the recipe with us! We would love if you could share your bakes with us! Tag us on social media and use #insomniaathome

Ingredients 

2 - Ripe Bananas
2 - Large Eggs
3/4 tsp - Baking Powder
1/2 tsp - Bread Soda
1

20 Apr2020 Chocolate Caramel Crispy Square Recipe

Chocolate Caramel Crispy Square Recipe

Our super easy Chocolate Caramel Crispy Square Recipe  is definitely one for the whole family to get involved in! Thanks to Ciara from Brodericks Handmade for sharing the recipe with us! 

Don't forget to share your bakes with us! Tag us  on social media and use the #InsomniaAtHome

 Ingredients Base

180g rice crispy
115g butter
115g dark brown sugar
1tbsp golden syrup

Caramel Layer 

100g caster sugar
1⁄4 tsp sea

01 Apr2020 Thank you for supporting Fairtrade Fortnight!

Thank you for supporting Fairtrade Fortnight!

We'd like to say a massive thank you to all our customers for your fantastic support during Fairtrade Fortnight. 

We are delighted to announce that this year we raised an incredible £22,000 which will go directly to our nominated project, the ACODIHUE Coffee Cooperative in Guatemala. This means that since 2009, we have raised over £130,000 for our nominated projects. 

The money raised will provide:

Financial independence for the women of the ACODIHUE cooperative in Guatemala Technical training to

01 Apr2020 Insomnia Word Search

Insomnia Word Search We've got a little Insomnia challenge for you today! 

Can you find 10 coffee related words in our very own Insomnia Word Search? Why not challenge the whole family and see who can find the most words! Remember there is 10 to find. 

If you would like to print out the word search, follow the steps below.

1.Click on the image below to open

2. Right click on the image

3. Select "Save Image as" and save it to

31 Mar2020 Insomnia announced as one of Ireland’s Best Managed Companies!

Insomnia announced as one of Ireland’s Best Managed Companies!

Insomnia Coffee Company has been named as one of Ireland’s Best Managed companies in the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards programme, in association with Bank of Ireland. The company, which demonstrated superior business performance for the second year running, was recognised at a gala awards dinner in Dublin on 6 March. 

Nine companies have qualified for the first time in the 2020 Best Managed Companies Awards programme. They join a network of 130 companies representing 27 counties across Ireland, with a combined

23 Mar2020 Customer Update: Covid 19

Customer Update: Covid 19

Insomnia Coffee Company has made the difficult decision to close all company owned stores in the UK from today 23rd March 2020 until it’s sensible to reopen. While we wish we could remain open to offer you the best coffee and an escape in these uncertain times, we need to do the right thing to protect our team members, our customers and communities, and do our part to help stop the sprea of Covid 19.

We will continue to re-evaluate

11 Mar2020 Let us tempt you with our most indulgent Hot Chocolates yet!

Let us tempt you with our most indulgent Hot Chocolates yet!

Insomnia is delighted to announce the launch of our New Hot Chocolate Menu. We’re incredibly excited to launch our first Vegan Hot Chocolate made from 100% cocoa. Trust us when we say it is just as good as our Signature Hot Chocolate, which is no mean feat! Our Ruby Hot Chocolate will also be returning to tantalise your taste buds. 

Hot Chocolates 

Vegan Hot Chocolate 

Our Vegan Hot Chocolate is 100% pure unsweetened cocoa. It is

24 Feb2020 Change the world on your coffee break this Fairtrade Fortnight

Change the world on your coffee break this Fairtrade Fortnight

Every year during Fairtrade Fortnight we support a nominated Insomnia Community project and donate 5 pence from each hot beverage sold during that period. To date we have raised over £112,000.

This year, all funds raised between February 24th and March 8th, will go directly to the ACODIHUE (Asociacion de Cooperacion al Desarrollo Integral de Huehuetenango) Cooperative in Guatemala with the aim of Empowering and Advancing Women within the Coffee Industry. 

The amount raised during

09 Jan2020 Fáilte go dtí Insomnia Margadh na Feirme… Welcome to Insomnia Smithfield!

Fáilte go dtí Insomnia Margadh na Feirme… Welcome to Insomnia Smithfield!

We are delighted to open our newest Insomnia @ Fresh Smithfield right on the Smithfield Square. The bustling cultural quarter is home to a fantastic community and is a popular tourist location.  

The store has a welcoming new design with unique finishing touches and of course lots of seating. We are sure that whether you’re grabbing your morning coffee, catching up with your friends or setting down to read a good book, you’ll enjoy a welcoming

06 Nov2019 Love Being Festive – Insomnia Launches Christmas Menu

Love Being Festive – Insomnia Launches Christmas Menu

Christmas has come early at Insomnia with the launch of our Christmas Menu. As always, we've got a great selection of old favourites and a few surprises on the menu to get you ready for the festive season. 

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, going Christmas shopping and iceskating with friends. 

Hot Beverages

Gingerbread Latte/Cappuccino

A firm

15 Oct2019 Insomnia Cavan is a Retail Excellence Top30 store

Insomnia Cavan is a Retail Excellence Top30 store

Insomnia Coffee is delighted to announce that our Cavan store has been selected as a Top30 Finalist in the 2019 AIBMS Retail Excellence Awards, the only store in Cavan to make it thorugh to the Top30. 

Retail Excellence is the largest retail industry representative organization in Ireland. The Top30 list comprises of retailers from around the country in every sector within the Irish Retail Industry, vying to be Ireland’s National Store of the Year. The Store of the

01 Oct2019 Insomnia awarded Retail Franchise of the Year 2019

Insomnia awarded Retail Franchise of the Year 2019

We were absolutely thrilled to be named ‘Retail Franchise of the Year” at the 24th annual Irish Franchise Association Awards. The awards recognise excellence and leadership in the Irish Franchise industry. The award was presented by Ciara O’Farrell from Elavon. 

Representatives from over 35 franchises in Ireland converged on Clontarf Castle Hotel on Friday to discover who had become the 2019 awards winners within the franchise industry. Hosted by the Irish Franchise Association, the line-up included 15 awards in

02 Sep2019 Hylô Nefyn – Insomnia Coffee Company, Now Open in Nefyn, Wales

Hylô Nefyn – Insomnia Coffee Company, Now Open in Nefyn, Wales

 

Rydym mor hapus i agor ein siop newydd yn Nefyn. We are so happy to open our new store in Nefyn. Our new store is located on the beautiful North West coast of the Llŷn Peninsula in Gwynedd, Wales. This is our second store in Wales, after Cardiff’s St David’s Way. 

The new store design is inspired by coffee and it promises to be a new hub for the Nefyn community and visitors to the nearby sandy beach.

22 Aug2019 Now brewing on Leeson Street

Now brewing on Leeson Street

We’ve moved! We would like to thank our customers for their custom over the years at our Earlsfort Terrace store; we have now moved around the corner to Leeson Street, just minutes from St Stephen’s Green. 

The interior design has been a big hit with customers so far. The store has a retro meets contemporary feel with a new look counter and quirky, fun branding evoking a great ambience.

The team will be let by Zeljko who has

20 Aug2019 NOW SERVING YOUR DAILY BREW IN NAVAN TOWN

NOW SERVING YOUR DAILY BREW IN NAVAN TOWN

We are delighted to announce our latest store opening in the bustling Navan Town. The team will be let by Marta Siudak who previously managed our Ashbourne store for a number of years. 

The store design reflects Insomnia’s coffee heritage whilst also taking inspiration from vintage tea shops and industrial urban lofts. The result is a welcoming and comfortable space using fabrics and natural finishes punctuated with quirky and fun branding which evokes a great ambience. Coffee lovers

23 Jul2019 Sit back and enjoy a Coffee @ Spar Ettington

Sit back and enjoy a Coffee @ Spar Ettington

Today we opened our doors in Ettington, the picturesque village near Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire, England. 

Insomnia Ettington manager, Allyson is looking forward to welcoming all our new customers in Ettington and thinks that a new coffee shop is just what the local village community needs.

With an abundance of natural light and comfortable seating, the store promises to be the perfect place for a quiet coffee or catch up with friends. There will

04 Jul2019 Time for a Coffee Break in Sleaford

Time for a Coffee Break in Sleaford

We’re very pleased to announce that we have opened our first UK store of the year in Sleaford, Lincolnshire. Insomnia Sleaford manager, Michelle is looking forward to welcoming all our new customers in Sleaford and thinks that a new coffee shop is just what the local community needs.

Insomnia manager Michelle has over 5 years’ experience in the hospitality sector and was attracted to the role with Insomnia as she “Thought this was an exciting new venture and

04 Jul2019 Now Brewing in Portmarnock

Now Brewing in Portmarnock

We are excited to open our newest store in the costal village of Portmarnock!  We’re located on Strand Road beside Lidl. 

The new store design is inspired by coffee and it promises to be the hub for the Portmarnock community. With comfortable and welcoming seating and some quirky and fun décor, this is the perfect place for your morning coffee or to relax with friends over a refreshing lemonade. The store will also run the

28 Jun2019 Coffee with a Summer Inspired Twist

Coffee with a Summer Inspired Twist

At Insomnia we’re turning coffee on its head with the launch of our new limited edition summer drinks. We’re welcoming Orange Espresso Tonic, Cold Brew and Amaretto Affogato to our summer menu for a short time only. Make sure to get them while they’re cold!! 

Our inspiration for these limited-edition drinks came from infusing our love of coffee with a refreshing twist just in time for those long hot summer days! 

Orange Espresso Tonic

Light and

16 May2019 Love Being Chilled this Summer

Love Being Chilled this Summer

Just in time for Summer, Insomnia have launched our new menu filled with exciting new flavours that will keep you refreshed all summer long. Whether you’re an ICECAP fanatic or iced drink lover we’ve got you covered. From the mighty Oreo ICECAP to our newest berrylicious addition - the Strawberry Rainbow ICECAP, prepare for a taste explosion.

This summer also sees the return of our Traditional Lemonade, Raspberry Lemonade, Watermelon Granita and Peach Ice Tea, we guarantee you’ll only be one

23 Apr2019 Thank you for supporting Fairtrade Fortnight 2019

Thank you for supporting Fairtrade Fortnight 2019

We'd like to say a huge thank you to all our customers for their fantastic support during Fairtrade Fortnight. We are delighted to announce that this year we raised £18,747 will go directly to our nominated project, the Manizales Coffee Cooperative in Colombia. This means since 2009 we have raised an incredible £112,711 for our nominated projects.

This years' project is very special to the Insomnia team as we source our Voyager Single Origin Medium Roast Coffee from the Colombian cooperative. The money raised will have a

04 Apr2019 Seaside treat in Skerries

Seaside treat in Skerries

Insomnia Coffee Company are delighted to announce that latest store opened in Skerries Eurospar this week. We’re thrilled with our new sea side location, just a short stroll from the bustling harbour. 

Skerries is easily accessible by the DART, a perfect excuse to spend a couple of hours exploring the rugged Fingal coastline with tranquil scenic walks or guided tours of Rockabill Lighthouse and the Skerries Islands. 

With seating for just under 30 people, our Skerries

08 Mar2019 Now Serving Your Daily Brew on Gardiner Street

Now Serving Your Daily Brew on Gardiner Street

Insomnia Coffee is pleased to announce the opening of our latest store located on Gardiner Street, one of Dublin’s most distinguished Georgian Streets. 

Gardiner Street is one of Dublin’s best know streets due to its historical, cultural, political and architectural importance. The store is just a stone’s throw from Mountjoy Square, we’re already dreaming of ICECAPS in the square on hot summer days!  Other popular locations nearby are St. Francis Street Xavier Church, Cathal Brugha campus of

22 Feb2019 Help Us to Improve the Lives of the             Manizales Coffee Cooperative

Help Us to Improve the Lives of the                  Manizales Coffee Cooperative

Each year during Fairtrade Fortnight we support a nominated Insomnia Community project and donate 5 pence from each hot beverage sold during that period. To date we have raised £93,964.

In 2019, all funds raised between February 25th and March 10th, will go directly to the Manizales Coffee Cooperative in Colombia. This years’ project is very special to the Insomnia team as we source our Voyager Single Origin Medium Roast Coffee from the Colombian cooperative.

The cooperative

16 Jan2019 ‘An chéad stad eile’…Next Stop Cabra!

‘An chéad stad eile’…Next Stop Cabra!

We are delighted to open our newest Insomnia on New Cabra Road adjacent to Spar today. We’re very proud of all the unique finishing touches in store, from our tea cup clock, photo wall, coffee infographic mirror and lots and lots of seating. We are sure that whether you’re grabbing your morning coffee, catching up with your friends or setting down to read a good book, you’ll enjoy a welcoming and comfortable space with a great ambience.

We’re excited

02 Jan2019 Time for a Coffee Break in Eurospar Cobh

Time for a Coffee Break in Eurospar Cobh

We’re thrilled to have opened our latest Cork store in Eurospar Cobh. We’ll be open from 06:30am Monday – Saturday and 8am Sunday, so we’ve got that caffeine hit covered along with breakfast, lunch and snack options! 

Located on the Newtown Road, Ballyvoloon, our barista’s are ready and waiting to serve you your favourite drink whether you're popping in for your morning coffee after the school run or catching up with friends, we’ve got lots

21 Dec2018 Christmas Opening Hours

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

20 Dec2018 Take a break this Christmas in Tullamore

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 of hot beverages, bakery and sandwiches will also be on offer along with seating for up to 64 people. So, no

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