Here’s what supermarkets are open and closed in Ireland today 5 years ago

Here’s what supermarkets are open and closed in Ireland today

All Dunnes Stores and Tesco stores remain closed, while Aldi and Lidl are continuing to monitor the weather situation.

Status red and status orange weather warnings remain in place in Ireland until 6pm on Friday, but a number of supermarkets will be open to the public during the day.



All Dunnes Stores and Tesco stores in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland will remain closed throughout Friday, but Lidl plan on opening a number of stores in various parts of the country from midday onwards.


A list of the stores that will be open will be updated on the Lidl Facebook page, but as of midday on Friday, the following stores are open or will be opening at some stage on Friday afternoon.

  • Sligo (12pm)
  • Bundoran (12pm)
  • Ballybofey (12pm)
  • Both Dundalk stores (12pm)
  • Ardee (12pm)
  • Ballina - Bury St (12pm)
  • Ballina - Bohernasup (12.30pm)
  • Westport (1pm)
  • Castlebar (1pm)
  • Both Letterkenny stores (1pm)
  • Dunloe (1pm)
  • Milford (1pm)
  • Buncrana (1pm)
  • Carrick-on-Shannon (1pm)
  • Donegal (1.30pm)
  • Artane (2pm)
  • Coolock (2pm)

Aldi Ireland, meanwhile, announced that continue to monitor the ongoing weather situation and will provide an update early on Friday afternoon to inform the public of the stores that will reopen and the stores that will remain closed.


A public safety notice urging people to remain indoors was lifted on Friday morning, but the public have been urged to exercise extreme caution and to take note of local conditions if venturing outdoors.

A status red snow-ice warning remains in effect in all counties in Munster and Leinster, as well as Galway until 6pm on Friday, while a status orange snow-ice warning for seven counties – Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal, Mayo, Roscommon, Leitrim and Sligo – is also in effect until 6pm.