With an ever-changing menu, comfortable environment, loyalty cards, free Wi-Fi and a friendly staff, The Rua Red Café is the ideal meeting spot for a business coffee or lunch with friends. 

The Rua Red Café provides high quality coffee (served by fully trained baristas), a range of hot and cold drinks, gourmet sandwiches, soups and hot savories and salads – all available as a take away service.  

The Café, situated on the ground floor, is the perfect venue for smaller events, catering for 55 seated guests and 100 standing with a small outdoor decking area. Flooded with natural light, courtesy of floor to ceiling wraparound windows, the Café is available for reservations throughout the day and can be hired after 5pm for private functions, parties and events. Previous catered events have included retirement parties, exhibition openings, full day seminars and product launches.  

A full catering menu with pricing options is available on request.10% discount on catering when booked in conjunction with meeting room.  

Café Opening Hours  
Monday to Friday: 9.30am – 4pm
Saturday: 9.30am – 3pm 

Café Exhibition July

Land, Sea & Sky. Textures of Nature by Geraldine Leonard

4 - 31 July

Geraldine Leonard is a renowned textile artist and designer based in Wicklow who is influenced by our beautiful wild Irish landscape. Her collections present a contemporary style of portraying her subject matter. The striking combination of sensual, velvety textiles and a vividly rich colour palette allows her to transform scenes from our natural surroundings into incredibly unique pieces of abstract art, each piece is made using beautiful luxurious cashmeres, mohairs and silks. She has created her very own unique way of working with these soft textiles using multiple processes which makes her pieces innovative and inspiring. Each piece is unique, signed and titled by her. Geraldine makes commissioned pieces to work with a clients colour theme and space preference. Other pieces in her collections are 100% silk prints and silk & velvet cushions.

Geraldine's work was shortlisted by a panel of Irish and international judges for the final at the prestigious ‘RDS National Craft Awards’ in 2015 where her work was exhibited. She is a member of Visual Artists Ireland and the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland.

Her work featured in American interior design magazine ‘Home Accents Today’. 'Her art strives to create a timeless image, which makes each piece the focal point in any interior space'.Collections are held throughout Ireland and Europe, the USA, Canada, Brazil, United Arab Emirates, New Zealand and Australia.