Cafe Gusto Wide range of small breakfast bites.

Gulpd Egg Cafe (Sunday only) Amazing egg dishes, records spinning, and quality coffee to soothe your hangover.

The Sextant Full Irish and more in a relaxed pub with a nice outdoor area

Cafe Serendipity Relaxed and friendly atmosphere with a wide ranging menu.

The Bookshelf Coffee House Comfy and cosy with great coffee and home baked goods.

House Cafe Wide ranging breakfast menu and locally roasted coffee.

Liberty Grill American pancakes, posh toast, or the BEST poached eggs.

Crawford Art Gallery Cafe Great eggs benedict in lovely surroundings.


Gulpd Cafe The little sister of Plugd Records (upstairs) serves quality food and drinks in relaxed surroundings.

Natural Foods Bakery Huge sandwiches in a variety of lovely freshly baked breads.

O’Flynn’s Gourmet Sausage Company Gourmet sausages like.

Cafe Gusto Irish and Mediterranean sandwiches and hot dishes

The Rocket Man (take away) Delicious and healthy fast food! Lovely smoothies and coffee too.

Iyers Quality Indian vegetarian fare. The dosa is great!

House Cafe Artisanly-minded sandwiches and soups.

Italee Authentic Italian coffee and food

Castle CafeGreat mediterranean food in an amazing location outside the city centre.

Farmgate Cafe Delicious Irish dishes on a balcony overlooking the stalls of the English Market.


Orso Mediterranean food in an intimate atmosphere.

Jackie Lennox’s Chip Shop (take away) A Cork institution.

House Cafe A range of substantial mains made with local produce and home baked goods.

Fenn’s Quay Irish cuisine made with locally sourced produce.

Gallagher’s Pub Steaks and fish dishes in a traditional style pub.

Star AniseBright contemporary restaurant serving French and European cuisine.

Market Lane Broad menu of Irish cuisine.

Jacob’s on the Malle Contemporary Irish & European food.

Cafe Paradiso Vegetarian food made with skill and passion.

Greene’s Restaurant Modern Irish cuisine served with flair.


Filter–George’s Quay – Knowledgeable and friendly staff in this great espresso and brew bar.

Tara’s Tea Rooms–MacCurtain Street – Tea and cakes in a cosy and quaint atmosphere.

The Bookshelf Coffee House– South Mall – Comfy and cosy with great coffee and home baked goods.

O’Conaill’s Chocolate Shop – French Church Street – A range of delicious hot chocolates.

Dukes Coffee Company – Careys Lane – Coffee, cakes, and two floors of seating.

Felini Tea Room – Careys Lane – Great cakes in a quirky vintage interior.

The Rocket Man – Princes Street – Delicious coffee roasted right here in Cork.

Cork Coffee Roasters –Bridge Street and French Church Street – Coffee and cakes in an intimate cafe with its own micro-roaster.


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