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Mardyke Entertainment Complex

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
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Good snacks, nice to play with friends

Snacks were good, playing pool, table tennis and bowling was great, although the quality of the... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2018
Esa69
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Turku, Finland
Daughters birthday

very friendly staff and couldn't do enough for us. 8 young girls played bowling and kareoke and had... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2018
adrian s
via mobile
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“table tennis”(2 reviews)
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The Mardyke Complex is a unique all-in-one entertainment destination that combines bowling, pool, ping pong, and karaoke stations with a crafts beer bar, Holy Smoke BBQ restaurant, and Woolshed Baa & Grill, an only international sports bar in Cork...more
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Sheares Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

Was here on Saturday with four of my brothers. We had a few scoops and played some snooker. Place was buzzing! Great spot for atmosphere and craic. Some of the equipment could be better as a few bits were broken but we improvised and it...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Bandy1954
Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

This place is fantastic if you want some food a good game if bowling/pool and drinks. Just a perfect place to relax and have a laugh with your friends. Highly recommending it!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Koi2413
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Snacks were good, playing pool, table tennis and bowling was great, although the quality of the facilities was on pub-level, ie not that good.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Esa69
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed myself it was great there was finally a pool tournament the fella that was in charge was great very friendly everyone really got on and there was no trouble hopefully it happens again.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jjxkourtney
sineadmardyke, Manager at Mardyke Entertainment Complex, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2018

Hi jjxkourtney, We are delighted you enjoyed the Pool tournament! We will absolutely be looking to do more of these in the new year so keep your eyes peeled. We hope to see you here again soon! The Mardyke Team

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Went here on a company night out for bowling. Unhelpful and incompetent staff. Wrong details in pre-booking order, then on the night, further issues. There was a delay in getting drink vouchers that were paid for. no names taken when shoes were given out meaning...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paulieol
Nadia R, Manager at Mardyke Entertainment Complex, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Hi Paulieol, First off, we'd like to apologise if your visit to Mardyke was anything less than ideal. Our team here work extremely hard to deliver top class customer service to every customer that walks in through our doors, and we are extremely disappointed that...More

Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

very friendly staff and couldn't do enough for us. 8 young girls played bowling and kareoke and had a ball. Good value for money.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank adrian s
Mardyke B, Manager at Mardyke Entertainment Complex, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Hi Adrian, We're delighted your daughter and her friends had a blast! We hope we see you again soon! Kind regards, The Mardyke Bowl Team

Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Went here at 3pm on a Sunday with friends to play a game of bowling. We were instantly ID'd even though we are all 20 and clearly over 18. One of the party didn't have ID on him and we were asked to leave. Absolutely...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Leanne M
Mardyke B, Manager at Mardyke Entertainment Complex, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Hi Leanne, We're sorry to hear this. Unfortunately, due to stringent licensing laws, we have to be extra cautious at all times when it comes to letting people on a licensed premises. All we ask is that you bring a valid form of Government ID...More

Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Pros: Staff were very helpful and polite the whole time we were there. We had brought a cake for one of the groups birthday and they kindly hid it for us until the time was right. The food and beer was good, and the range...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank FoodGirl123456789
Mardyke B, Manager at Mardyke Entertainment Complex, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Hi FoodGirl123456789, We're glad you enjoyed your visit to Mardyke Bowl. We regret that you didn't have enough food for everyone. Our platters would typically suit up to 4 people, but if you have any doubts please be sure to consult our staff in the...More

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Went to play some pool with my friends. Pool was overpriced, cues were terrible and we were missing a ball. Went to get a pint and were interrogated by the barman who was obviously on a power trip. This is not the first time I’ve...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank barrybrennan619
Mardyke B, Manager at Mardyke Entertainment Complex, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Hi Barry, We are extremely disappointed that your last visit to Mardyke left a bitter taste in your mouth. Please email details of your visit to sinead.mardyke@gmail.com so we can follow it up and investigate it properly. Kind regards, The Mardyke Bowl Team

Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Went tonight to this place found it extremely relaxing . Serving up a pitcher of HEINEKEN for 15e 🤗. Food was excellent too had burger and chips 😁. Played bowling and went to arcadia in same complex loved the old 80s games I'm a Pac...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Gargo121
Mardyke B, Manager at Mardyke Entertainment Complex, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Hey Mark, We are so delighted you enjoyed your visit to Mardyke and Barcadia! There's no beating Pacman, an absolute classic for a reason :) We hope to welcome you through our doors again soon! Thanks a million, The Mardyke Bowl team

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