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The Silver Key

) #204 of 523 Restaurants in Cork $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
Churchyard Lane | Ballinlough, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 429 5655
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (10 reviews)
“goujons” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Churchyard Lane | Ballinlough, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub serves up and excellent full Irish breakfast as well as a varied menu offering lunch and evening meals. Service was fast and efficient - good value

Thank Geoff K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely setting very nice staff food was not that bad but for a regular or even a visitor for the first time they have gone mad on their prices I can understand that everyone had overheads and bills to pay but this is beyoned...More

Thank Derry1325
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Daughter and I visited The Silver Key recently for lunch. It was very busy inside and out but we got a table in the lounge. We both had gougons and chips and salad. The staff were nice and friendly eventhough it was very busy....More

Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My husband and I went to The Silver Key for morning coffee/tea and Scones.The tea and coffee arrived first and it was quite a few minutes before the Scones with butter cream and Jam were served. The scones looked lovely but when I went to...More

3  Thank MyriamCork
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A nice big interior with a few different areas so you can always find a quiet space to accommodate a buggy and kiddies - there is also a baby changing room, ehich is great. Staff are extremely friendly and great food, large portions at reasonable...More

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The Silver Key in Ballinlough serves excellent food upstairs in the restaurant, 27.95 for an early bird menu including tea/coffee which is very good value, it ends at 19h30 but they were very flexible even on a Friday night, bruschetta and steak were fab, we...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Went here today for lunch at 3 pm placed our oder at 3.05pm at 3.45pm we still hadn't been served even after asking a staff menber where our food was she sid it would be 2 mins.at 3.55 I again went to look for someone...More

3  Thank sey65
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Staff was very nice, but the quality of the burger i had was absolutely awful. And was very expensive for what I got.

3  Thank patch1994
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The bar here has a great Gin selection so if you are a gin fan you will like it. They must be teamed up with fever tree as their large gin lists indicates what flavor/type of tonic best suits it which is a great bonus....More

Thank theminibreaker
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Called in for a breakfast meeting but found the delay on the food being such, that on its eventual arrival most of the food was cold and certainly overcooked. Poached eggs returned as they were hard as bulllets and after yet another long delay we...More

3  Thank James O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Churchyard Lane | Ballinlough, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 429 5655
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