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The Flying Enterprise

#50 of 471 Restaurants in Cork
Certificate of Excellence
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South Gate Bridge, Cork, Ireland
021-4311846/4315882
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Hours:
Mon 9:00 am - 4:30 am
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:30 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 58
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent food..

Went here for lunch as my daughter hadnt tried it...so ,so nice...very relaxed atmosphere,no problem for coffee refills,which is a must for me!!...excellent value for money...well worth a visit..

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Dolores C
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Cork, Ireland
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102 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Cork, Ireland
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for lunch as my daughter hadnt tried it...so ,so nice...very relaxed atmosphere,no problem for coffee refills,which is a must for me!!...excellent value for money...well worth a visit..

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Thank Dolores C
Cork, Ireland
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220 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I had an evening meal in the Flying Enterprise recently. It was a great experience. We all had different dishes and they were all perfect. The staff were lovely and helpful. There was a great atmosphere and the decor is magnificent. It is the ideal place for a special occassion.

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1 Thank Caroline D
Fionnuala Y, Owner at The Flying Enterprise, responded to this review

Hello Caroline, Thank you for your positive review. I am delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your evening and we hope to see ye again soon. Fionnuala More 

Dublin, Ireland
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322 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in here at lunch time on a bitterly cold Saturday recently (on a recommendation from a lady in the Tourist Office). There's quite an array of choices on the menu, but on this occasion we were just looking for soup to warm us up. The interior of the Flying Enterprise is very cosy and comfortable - with a... More 

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Thank DubTwosome
Fionnuala Y, Owner at The Flying Enterprise, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review. There is nothing like a bowl of steaming hot soup on a winters day! We hope to see ye again the next time ye are back in Cork. Fionnuala More 

Cork, Ireland
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an old Cork standard serving reliable Irish breakfasts and solid Sunday roast dinners. The ambiance is also solid and while it isn't hip or trendy, the whole place is very family friendly.

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Thank SabrinaDent
boliqueime
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52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

Have been there a few times and the staff are always very helpful and polite. Although the food is generally very good i found on this visit it was not quite so good. Saying that the atmosphere and warm is great.

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Thank jamesosborne
Fionnuala Y, Owner at The Flying Enterprise, responded to this review

Hi James, Thank you for your compliments directed towards the staff here - I will ensure that it is passed on! I am disappointed to hear that your meal was not to your satisfaction. I will mention it to our chefs to ensure that you wont be disappointed on your next visit! Fionnuala More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

We went here recently for a Christmas family catch up and we couldn't have been happier with the food and service! The steaks were top notch and all the waiters and waitresses were so friendly and professional! The live music after in the bar was very good too, overall we all had a great night, would defiantly recommend this place!!

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Thank Maedbh P
Fionnuala Y, Owner at The Flying Enterprise, responded to this review

Hi Maedbh, Thank you for your positive feedback. It was very much appreciated! We hope to see ye again soon. Fionnuala More 

Cork, Ireland
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68 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

Had a wonderful night out here recently wit a group of friends, the service was fantastic in spite of the place being extremely busy on the night. The food was mouth watering as each course surpassed the preceding one. Overall fantastic

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Thank Ger222
Fionnuala Y, Owner at The Flying Enterprise, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your compliments - I will ensure that it is passed on to our hard working team! Regards FIonnuala More 

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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

Absolutely beautiful food (wings,steak & Pavlova), great atmosphere, lovely & helpful staff. I will definitely return. Also great value for money, perfect for a night our over Christmas and great location.

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Thank BBmuz
Fionnuala Y, Owner at The Flying Enterprise, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We hope to see you again soon. Regards, Fionnuala More 

Germany
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50 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

My gfs and I decided to try this restaurant because of how charming it looked and well put together. We had breakfast which was delicious and the waitresses were very helpful and wonderful, loved it!!

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Thank Mia R
Cork
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

Was here recently and it was only ok, with all the hype I expected more! The pizza was good and the selection of drinks good, but very expensive. We didn't feel very welcome though, and thats a pity!

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Thank LanzaF

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: South Gate Bridge, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: 021-4311846/4315882

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish, British, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 4:30 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:30 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:30 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:30 am
Friday
9:00 am - 5:30 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:30 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?