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O' Conaill's Chocolate Shop

French Church Street, Cork, Ireland (Centre)
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Ranked #32 of 444 restaurants in Cork
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $15
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Takeout
Neighborhood: Centre
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
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English first
Cork, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Usually, I don't drink hot chocolate but this place changed me. I love the white and milk praline hot chocolate but I only take the regular size and I can only have it from time to time because it is really heavy. However, there are also some weird hot chocolates (something with roses?) which I would not take again... I... More

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Cork, Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Nice little cafe, good service and reasonably priced drinks and coffee. The little drops of chocolate you get with the coffee is a delightful touch.I enjoyed the friendly atmosphere and chose to sit outside as the weather was fine. I enjoyed my trip and I think the experience was good enough to make me return again soon.

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Cork, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

When I came to cork, I was told by a local that I would receive not only the best hot chocolate in all of Ireland at O'Canaill's but the best in the world. I'm not even a hot chocolate fan and let me tell you it did not disappoint. Don't miss out on this mouth watering experience you wont get... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Came here because some friends recommended it but we were absolutely disappointed. I am used to drink a thick and dense hot chocolat, this one is completely liquid and sugary, could not even finish it. Not expensive either. Definitely won't visit again.

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Limerick, Ireland
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32 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Simply delish!! Homemade chocolate and highest quality!! The milk and white hot chocolate is to die for, milk and white praline is even better! I love going in and has become a regularly place for a shopping break since I discovered it in college!

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Yum. The hot chocolates and deserts are simply amazing. Broad range of sweet treats and cute and quirky chocolate gifts on sale. Great place to sit and relax with friends. Fast and efficient service. Highly recommend and will definitely be back!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Always try and grab a white hot chocolate while passing here. The best I have ever tasted, and now I can't even buy a hot chocolate anywhere else as it's never up to par with O'Conaills. Good range of products if you fancy making any of the drinks at home. Lovely chocolately smell on arrival. There are actually 2 shops... More

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The chocolate was soooo good. We sat upstairs at a cozy little table. There were lots of students studying. Great atmosphere.

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I really love chocolate. And by o' conaill's I had the best hot chocolate I ever tasted! Thank you guys

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Cork, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

I was in there recently (28th of March) with a friend of mine there was no queue at the time so my friend got served straight away and I was directly behind her money in hand prepared to order when two or three other customers walked in and the member of staff served them first even though I was still... More

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