The Best Place for…

I am often asked for recommendations, so I am making a list of my favorite spots for various things. Sometimes it is specific, sometimes it is vague. But these are just a few because, as we know, Cork city has so much to offer and this list is just a tiny fraction of all it... Continue Reading →

Dockland Opens on Lapps Quay

Dockland, Cork’s new contemporary lifestyle restaurant, deli and bar, officially launches today (Tuesday) on Lapp’s Quay. Dockland is now open from 10am to 10pm Monday to Friday, 11am to 10pm Saturday, and 11am to 7pm Sunday. The new lifestyle restaurant provides dining options throughout the day, along with take-out from the deli. Customers can dine at... Continue Reading →

Review of Brunch at De Calf Cafe in Cork City

New to Cornmarket Centre is the De Calf Cafe offering breakfast weekdays (from 8am) and brunch on Saturdays (8am-12:30pm). Their morning menu is filled with standards and modern classics. Of course, they also serve foods beyond breakfast and brunch, but this post is about the best and most important meal of the day.

Review of Brick Lane in Cork City

New to the streets of Cork City is Brick Lane at 1–3 North Main Street (beside Wagamama, across from The Raven). Just a few weeks and this place is touted to be a game changer to the Cork restaurant scene. With Phil Ryan and Eamon Walsh at the helm and taking active roles in the... Continue Reading →

May Bank Holiday Cork City Brunch Options

Last week, we asked local food beacons for their May bank holiday hours and this is what we learned. Some serve lunch, not brunch, but I've listed them as well because options are good when dining out on a holiday weekend. UPDATE: I've created a Google Doc list of all Cork City restaurants which offer brunch (or brunchy... Continue Reading →

Coffee & Scone on a Sunday

Sundays might be a quieter in Cork City, but that doesn't mean we aren't just as hungry as on Saturdays. Here's a list of where is open for a cuppa and scone – or even brunch! The list in this post was accurate as of January 2015 UPDATE: I've created a Google Doc list of all Cork City restaurants which... Continue Reading →

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