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The Coolbawn, Midleton, Ireland
+353 21 463 2771
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu - Sat 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate here few weeks ago with friends on a Saturday night atmosphere was brilliant the food was brilliant had the calamari and monkfish was to die for I could see why this restaurant is always busy hats of to them staff were very attentive without been overbearing and all of the party enjoyed there evening thumbs up🙂

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Thank racq1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here this evening for early supper me menu as was starving and too lazy to cook if I'm honest ha! Had the monkfish scampi gorgeous and my daughter had calamari her favourite also delicious and fast great as usual .

Thank Valerie K
Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here on saturday night - my wife's birthday. The minute you walk in you get a good feeling. We had made a reservation for 9 and were shown to our table straight away. There's a lovely ambience to the place and a guitar player serenaded us for the evening. We were assinged a waiter and started with mussels and... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for lunch today and it is excellent I must say. Staff friendly and helpful. Lovely menu with a great healthy selection. Meal cooked to perfection. Some takeaway here also with some nice cakes plus more for sale. I recommend one books particularly for dinner booking. Great for coffee and scones in the morning also. Great atmosphere and it... More 

Thank Pat1955021
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just enjoyed the most divine take away dinner. Very decent portion , lots of mixed fish and most gorgeous cream sauce topped with creamy mashed potatoe Good choice if you do not feel like cooking but want a tasty healthy dinner

Thank Clover12345
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hadn't been for years and delighted to note that like good wine the Farmgate continues to improve with age. A lunch visit was delightful. Fantastic food and 5 star service which is great to see.

Thank MKxyz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are lots of great restaurants in midleton but the Farm gate is definitely my favorite. From the quality and freshness of the food, the ambience, the staff and the choice of delicious dishes it's always a pleasure to dine here. I would highly recommend it for any occasion. I've been here with friends for a night out and for... More 

Thank DeeMeeCork
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Originally from the Midleton, i brought friends visiting from France and New York to the Farm Gate for dinner. Booked a table for 9 on a bustling busy night Halloween weekend. We were given a center table beautifully dressed with candles. A little background live music in the background added to the already wonderful atmosphere. All of us had 3... More 

Thank eleanor81
Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

We went here for an early anniversary dinner with our baby girl .it was a lovely meal with fantastic staff and such a variety in the menu we were delighted especially me as I have a very restricted diet but there was plenty of choice will definitely go again

Thank HappyDee123
Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant recently for lunch and after a short wait we got a table (very busy a great sign) the food was very good as usual

Thank griff888

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Coolbawn, Midleton, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Midleton
  • Phone Number: +353 21 463 2771

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?