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23 Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 7387
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“tapas” (56 reviews)
“steak” (32 reviews)
“monkfish” (16 reviews)
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European, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
23 Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 377 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went here with my partner two weeks often passed never went in if your interested in french influenced cuisine and great but not too formal service then this may well be the spot for you highly enjoyable and if you enjoy wine they offer some...More

Thank margaretboyle675
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely night with friends. Delicious food & great atmosphere. Will definitely be returning as soon as I can! Wine pairings with food were perfectly matched - thanks so much for a wonderful evening!

Thank S295
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant spot, lovely seafood, just love it as one of Cork's finest. Don't leave Cork without eating at Jacques.

1  Thank Irene L
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Great business dinner. Arrived right at 530 when they started serving food and service was quick. All of our meals were tasty.

1  Thank TravelBrianCO
Reviewed 6 May 2018

The restaurant was full so they asked if we would mind sitting in the tapas bar & we could avail of the restaurant menu. We had no problem with this & were given a nice table by the window. We skipped the starters intending instead...More

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

A party of five had a great time here on a Friday night. Menu is extensive. Food was interesting. Great atmosphere. Lively for birthday parties etc. Worth trying!

1  Thank IE2015Traveller
Reviewed 19 February 2018

I had passed Jacques in Oliver Plunkett Street on a number of occasions but recently I went inside for lunch. The food was good, staff were helpful and the bill well within budget. It was good to see so many local eating there; that’s always...More

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 19 February 2018

I remember having a lovely meal here almost 20 years ago but for one reason or another hadn't been back. Last Saturday we were taken by friends and everything about the evening was perfect. I had a delicious salad to begin with followed by a...More

1  Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

A most enjoyable meal last night. Staff were friendly and attentive. Prawn and chicken salad starters for our group of four followed by two pheasants, one hake and one steak. Definitely one of our favourites in Cork - Kob + 3

1  Thank DKOBrien
Reviewed 26 January 2018

My friend and I both ordered seafood, I ordered the hake and my companion ordered the scallops, both equally as delicious! Complimented with a bottle of white. Pretty romantic intimate setting, we sat across from the bar for a candle lit dinner. Busy atmosphere over...More

3  Thank Danny C
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31 May 2018|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
It's been a while since I was at this Restaurant and unfortunately I cannot remember whether there was a vegetarian option on the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: 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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