Supermarket operators across the country have reassured shoppers that they will be able to get their essentials done Easter However, the opening hours were changed in many cases at the weekend.
esco, Aldi, Lidl, Dunnes stores and others have made some changes to their opening times for the bank holiday long weekend, which runs from Friday April 15th to Monday April 18th.
Customers have also been advised that opening times may vary in some branches.
Tesco Ireland said opening hours at its stores may vary over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend and is urging customers to check the nearest store for details.
“On Saturday 16 April shops will open between 8am and 9am and close between 7pm and 11pm,” said a Tesco Ireland spokesman.
“Select shops will be closed on Sunday 17 April, however others will be open from 8am to 10am to 6pm and 10pm.
“On Monday, April 18, all shops open intermittently between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m. and close between 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. The Ardkeen store opens at 6am this morning.”
Dunnes Stores said it will have “Easter opening hours” at its stores across the country, including closing on Easter Sunday.
Dunnes stores in Foxrock South Dublin are open 7am to 11pm on 14th, 15th and 16th April, closed on April 17th (Easter Sunday) and reopened on bank holiday Monday 18th April from 7am to 11pm.
Over the Easter weekend, Aldi Ireland shops are open until 10pm on Good Friday and 9pm on Easter Saturday.
“As in previous years, the shops should remain closed on Easter Sunday, but be open until 9 p.m. on Easter Monday,” said Aldi.
“Some stores’ opening hours may vary, so customers should check the details on the Aldi website before their trip.”
Lidl has confirmed that it will also close on Easter Sunday. A Lidl spokesman said the branches will operate normally on Friday and Saturday.
However, all branches will be closed on Easter Sunday and on Monday 18 April.
Like other retailers, individual Supervalu branches have different opening times over the Easter weekend.
Kane & McCartney’s Supervalu in Killester North Dublin is open on Friday and Saturday from 7am to midnight and on Easter Sunday from 9am to 10pm.
The opening times of each Supervalu store are available online on the company’s store locator page.
https://www.independent.ie/news/explained-easter-opening-hours-for-supermarket-shoppers-41550398.html Good Friday and Easter Supermarket 2022 opening times for Tesco, Aldi, Lidl, Supvalu, Dunnes Stores and Supervalu in Ireland