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Isaac's Restaurant

48 Maccurtain Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 450 3805
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fish cakes” (35 reviews)
“lamb curry” (12 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
12:30 pm - 2:30 pmAll hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Maccurtain Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Went here with some friends over the past weekend, starters of crab crumble very good, crab salad not great and tapas was good, steaks were over cooked , prawns ok Services to be fair was very good , atmosphere was good, probably owing rush back...More

Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Booked a table for a Saturday night but when we turned up they had no record of the booking. It was no big deal as they were able to accommodate us as there was just the two of us. The menu was okay - nothing...More

1  Thank RazorCork
Reviewed May 28, 2017

great food at Isaacs, there is always a lovely atmosphere here, one of my favourite spots in cork! g

Thank joanoshea1
Reviewed May 25, 2017

While in Cork my wife and I stopped here for lunch. The decor of the restaurant was very elegant. My wife had the fish and potato cake that she thought was just o.k. but I don't think she liked it very much. I had the...More

Thank JTOWN2014
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Ate here again last week with a large group of colleagues, and it was excellent. The place has a great atmosphere, and the staff are very friendly and efficient. I would recommend the curry, delicious flavors and a great portion size. I was here for...More

Thank Mairmi01
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Myself and friend had a lovely lunch and i could not recommend this venue highly enough. Food was lovely and the service was great. we visited on a saturday at lunch time and really had a great experience. will definitely be back

Thank Plutess
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

A group of us had a birthday dinner. Staff were attentive and polite and very efficient. Food was amazing and we weren't left waiting between courses. It was really good value too. A good selection of wine but the house wine was really nice!

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Top quality service, great food. The Seaford Crowder was lovely and I would recommend the caramel icecream for dessert.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed April 28, 2017

We ate there twice ordering and enjoying a great hamburger the first time and some really great french onion soup the next time. We will absolutely encourage everyone who goes to Cork to try this great place.

Thank Anne N
Reviewed April 24, 2017

It was Michelin standard. Couldn't fault it. Service excellent,wine expensive, but v good. Best meals we had on our two week tour

Thank Richard27021944
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Pamela W
July 27, 2016|
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Response from liam o | Reviewed this property |
I don't know that. But if you want a good vegetarian restaurant in Cork you should try Cafe Paradiso at Lancaster Quay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $47
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Maccurtain Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 450 3805
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