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The English Market

41 Princes Street, Cork T12 RW26, Ireland
+353 21 492 4258
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (206 reviews)
“seafood” (80 reviews)
“fresh food” (77 reviews)
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41 Princes Street, Cork T12 RW26, Ireland
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+353 21 492 4258
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"bread"
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"seafood"
in 80 reviews
"fresh food"
in 77 reviews
"poultry"
in 59 reviews
"tripe"
in 47 reviews
"restaurant upstairs"
in 42 reviews
"old english"
in 36 reviews
"cakes"
in 102 reviews
"stalls selling"
in 35 reviews
"farmgate restaurant"
in 30 reviews
"fish stalls"
in 24 reviews
"fruit and veg"
in 21 reviews
"sausage"
in 68 reviews
"self catering"
in 22 reviews
"stall holders"
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"local produce"
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"under one roof"
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Reviewed today via mobile

If you like farmers’ markets, look no further than The English Market. The name can be misleading, for you will find traditional Irish butchers, bakers, and other shopkeepers with beaming smiles and warm hellos. You can lose yourself in all the different shops and stalls,...More

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Reviewed today

Loved walking through and seeing this great market- fun to shop and dine. Lots of history with this place. It's a must in Cork!

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Reviewed today

We love the English Market. It's one of the rare examples of an old timey food market, but updated and relevant today. Even if you don't have access to a kitchen in your travels, cheese, bread, smoked salmon, sweets, fruits, nuts are all available to...More

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We live in Dublin and frequently travel down to Cobh on a Friday night after work to go to the English market first thing on a Saturday. Rick Stein has it right: " In my opinion this is the best covered marketing in the Uk...More

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Reviewed yesterday

our experiences we seen inside there is amazing range from meats, sweets, cheeses, wines, clothes and shoes include ale and beers!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food the fish. Great place to see. One of very few old traditions markets that you see now a days

Thank lee m
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had heard about the Market and visited from Kinsale. Such a vast range of produce, bought lots of goodies to eat later. Cakes that we can no longer find in England had to be bought!

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Well you have to hand it to the Irish tourist board for trying to market this place as must see if you are in Cork As Cork city is very jaded and there is very little to see they constantly sing this place praises.They had...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A usual offering of a variety of several food halls providing meats, poultry, fish, sweets and like An upstairs dining experience is available but was very busy when we visited.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Recently visited family in Cork and having seen the “young offenders” I had to stop by, great market with loads of stalls, highly recommend anyone visiting cork pops in

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March 30, 2018|
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Response from LyraBeth2 | Reviewed this property |
I do believe so
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Kaylee P
March 8, 2018|
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Response from jeralde | Reviewed this property |
Oh, I have no idea. We just stopped in Cork on our way from Kilnarey to Dublin. We got there around noon time (I think). It was crowded on that Wednesday afternoon, but not oppressive. But I imagine week-ends would be... More
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March 5, 2018|
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Response from keithcairns | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is an excellent bar in a lane way entrance to the market known as the oyster bar. Excellent.
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