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Fenn's Quay Restaurant

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Sheare's Street, Cork, Ireland
021 4279527
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8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

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  • 120
    Excellent
  • 64
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
wonderful

Had a wonderful meal here wit friends just before xmas. Food was fab and tasted as good as it looked. Friendly,helpful staff. Little gem in the city. Can't wait to go back

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
CaroGgDonegal
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Donegal
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Had a wonderful meal here wit friends just before xmas. Food was fab and tasted as good as it looked. Friendly,helpful staff. Little gem in the city. Can't wait to go back

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London, England, United Kingdom
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I was taken to this by a resident of Cork who named it her favourite restaurant. I can see why. Exceptionally well-prepared and well-presented food, served with charm and attentiveness, but in an atmopshere that is relaxed and bistro-like. You would almost miss the restaurant since it has a narrow unobtrusive street frontage, but it goes back through several areas... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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31 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Had the pleasure of enjoying a wonderful meal with a group of friends in Fenn's Quay. I arrived early and was seated promptly by a very pleasant young man who let me know that service was 'what he was paid for'.... The meal was delicious (Early Bird - Eur24.00) with details of where the food was sourced locally, on the... More 

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Northern Ireland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Dined in Fenn's on a Friday night and we were absolutely delighted. The menu was superb and the food was stunning. We would highly recommend this fantastic restaurant. The chef even came out and chatted to us, so we are already planning our return. Decor feels a bit like a student den but who cares when the food is this... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Friends of mine came to Cork and gave me a last minute notification to come to dinner, without a reservation...on a Saturday night! Called Fenn's Quay at 5pm looking for a table of 6 for that night. A very helpful girl said that she would contact one party first and returned my call 10 minutes later confirming they could fit... More 

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17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

Because of St. Patricks Day I called Fenn's 4 weeks ago and made a reservation for tonight. Taxi from the hotel to the restaurant just to meet a closed restaurant. No one called us (they afsked for my number when I made the reservation). So taxi back to the hotel and already €20 short! So if you have reservation in... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

I went here for a family meal 2 weeks ago and the food was amazing. I had a spicy soup to start which was amazing followed by bacon and cabbage for main and flourless chocolate cake for dessert. All were gluten free and so tasty. The waiter was really nice aswell and told me that the recipe for the chocolate... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Fenn's Quay Restaurant in Cork is a restaurant you will return to again and again. I can't get enough of the fab flavours and exquisitely fresh produce they use, and the personal touch is everywhere. No more words needed!

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Cork, Ireland
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38 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Early bird is only &24 for three courses, and dishes are made from fresh ingredients and well balanced flavours. Seems like a lot of thought went into each plate. Very gluten friendly. Staff helpful and welcoming

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

This is a very intimist restaurant, small and very low key. But the food is excellent. Go for the fish dishes - fresh and cooked nicely. I have been there many times through the years and this is still my favourite dining spot in cork.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Sheare's Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighborhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: 021 4279527

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 27

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm

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