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23 Oliver Plunkett Street | 9 Phoenix Street, Cork T12 A5D7, Ireland
+353 21 427 7387
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“tapas” (56 reviews)
“crab starter” (7 reviews)
“steak” (31 reviews)
European, Irish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
23 Oliver Plunkett Street | 9 Phoenix Street, Cork T12 A5D7, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t recommend highly enough. The food is amazing and the staff are friendly. It’s a bit of s hidden gem!

2  Thank Christine W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just went for tea and dessert. Waitress was friendly, professional and nice without being invasive. Relaxing and cosy atmosphere, perfect for a cold winter day. Panacotta was really good. I´ll be definitley be back.

2  Thank Puchis A
Reviewed October 4, 2018

I visited Jacques last weekend for lunch with my boyfriend it was our first time in Cork and Jacques left a lasting impression. It hada lovely atmosphere from the music to the banter of the staff with the customers. The food was fab the ham...More

2  Thank gmcg_81
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Bad food. Overpriced. Bad service. The crab starter was bland. The dressing wasn't bad but the crab meat was tasteless. The plaice main course (€27) was awful. Tasteless fish sitting on a bed of cabbage, half a head of raw cabbage! The cod main course...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018

I ate here recently with 2 of my sisters and I have to say it was lovely. We had coffees and sandwiches but they were really tasty. The ham hock was gorgeous and full of flavour and the open crab was delicious. We were not...More

2  Thank Clarebell1
Reviewed September 12, 2018

I want to start by saying what a great job the staff do here as it's them who make this place a success secondary the food was excellent

3  Thank paulstobart7
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here many times and for many years going back well over 20 years. It has always been excellent and I thought it could not get any better until last Friday night. I think I had the best meal I have ever had in...More

4  Thank Noreen O
Jacquebarry, Owner at Jacques, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thank you Noreen for your kind words. Very glad you enjoyed your evening 😀

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We ate here last nite four of us & I have to say food service fabulous. My brothers favourite too & his birthday present from me. Well worth a visit can’t wait to return

Thank CorkGerri
Jacquebarry, Owner at Jacques, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Looking forward to seeing you again CorkGerri . Thank you 😊

Reviewed August 19, 2018

Popped into Jacques over the weekend to have lunch, walked in without any booking and found a table with no problem. Good choice on the menu, especially if you like seafood. Service is quick and a great friendly atmosphere.

Thank Kinsale35
Reviewed August 18, 2018

One of the restaurants down the road from Jacques recommend this place, and we are glad they did. The food was very good, albeit rich. Nice evening with the family.

Thank yodamap
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Oliver Plunkett Street | 9 Phoenix Street, Cork T12 A5D7, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighborhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 21 427 7387
  • E-mail
Locally sourced food cooked with passion served by friendly staff. Coffee & in house baking from 10 Tuesday - Saturday. Lunch 12-4. Tapas from 5.30 Tuesday-Saturday. A la carte/ Early Dinner from 5.30. Our wine list offers the same ethos as our food, made by independent producers. We also have an extensive craft beer menu & full bar license.
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