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Crawford Gallery Cafe

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Emmet Place, Cork, Ireland
(021) 4274415
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Old-fashioned and welcoming

A lovely space - very light and airy - in a lovely venue, The Crawford Art Gallery. We have always had good food and a motherly welcome when we have eaten here - breakfasts, lunches, coffee and cake. The food is always good and really tastes home-made. Sometimes hard to get a table as it is so... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
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Skibbereen
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

A lovely space - very light and airy - in a lovely venue, The Crawford Art Gallery. We have always had good food and a motherly welcome when we have eaten here - breakfasts, lunches, coffee and cake. The food is always good and really tastes home-made. Sometimes hard to get a table as it is so popular, but worth... More 

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Cork
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Great place for breakfast... food is lovely and good quality and very friendly staff..Good value....

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Went for lunch today with my Mum. The food was gorgeous, unusual dishes beautifully cooked and presented. Lovely staff, very helpful and friendly. We liked it so much we went back for afternoon tea. Would have no hesitation in going back again. Just a couple of points though, the doors are very heavy and stiff, we found them difficult to... More 

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Espanola79
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Ordered the pancakes which looked delicious however unfortunately the second of which was still completely raw on the inside. The waiter replaced the dish however we had to wait quite a while for this and no apology was forthcoming. Overall service was only average, I won't be back in a hurry.

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15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We were there for lunch by chance. The staff was very kind and food was quite good. Cups for tea were beautiful and dessert delicious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

Went to Crawford Art Gallery Cafe for special occasion and was not dissapointed. No bookings means you have to go early not to be dissapointed. Food top class with lots of imagination - Jackie was superbly helpful and brought a dessert with candle very discretely. Highly recommend a visit.

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Cork, Ireland
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12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Great spot that you should not miss... I've love it here for breakfast, lunch or a coffee. (not open for dinner). The food here is full of daily specials and so fresh. Really great staff and a beautiful room. One of my favourite places in Cork City.

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Cork, Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

The lady who served us was so nice! I asked her what the soup was like and she gave me a sample. She was a really welcoming person who made our lunch break very enjoyable. The coffee is fantastic too. What a great setting in the centre of the city...a real gem in the heart of the most wonderful city... More 

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ireland
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17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Recently visited this lovely cafe and really enjoyed the atmosphere and the food .If you want a light lunch its perfect and please visit the art gallery and wonderful exibits as its a haven for the rushed soul.

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Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

this restaurant is within the art gallery and the design of the room extends a sense of 'class''; fare was good but not spectacular but the service was very pleasant and professional.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Emmet Place, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighborhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: (021) 4274415

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish, British

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