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The Rivers End

The Square, Crosshaven, Ireland
+353 21 483 3682
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
“salads” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Square, Crosshaven, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited after a busy Sunday lunch rush and was not dissapointed. Food and staff are great, the atmosphere is good and always a crowd around. Well worth every penny. I ordered the Warm Chicken Salad, it was a good portion size, tasty and fresh. Would...More

Thank cork27lad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well myself and hubby came across this little gem of a cafe yesterday so we decided to have breakfast what can I say it was georgous and staff so friendly I asked for poached eggs and bacon my hubby went for full irish could not...More

Thank maria186600
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was visiting Crosshaven and came across this little gem. The food, staff and harbour side location were all outstanding. Well worth a visit.

Thank frankieirishman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

to get food and service which is top quality is very rare, not so with this cafe, the staff were so helpful especially when told that 2 coeliacs needed feeding. The food was exceptional and so so tasty plus also the cake with coffee afterwards....More

Thank josiejolly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here with my parents, sister and her 3 and a half year old son for lunch on Sunday. The place was packed inside and out, but we got a table just inside the door. The staff kindly moved us to a different table out...More

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Went in to this cosy restaurant cafe. A good sign was that it was busy outside and inside. It's overlooking the river estuary with a pretty view. The decor was boaty and although we didn't have cakes they looked inviting Onto the breakfast, we had...More

Thank Annie G
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Really enjoy going here for breakfast. There's a nice atmosphere and the place has a holiday vibe. The food is good, and there's something on the menu to suit everyone. If you want something sweet have the pancakes! The only thing I would say is...More

Thank Roisin B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Three weary yachtsmen arrived for breakfast after a very rough trip from Southampton in a small yacht and rough seas. The welcome was warm, smiles from all the staff, and the breakfast fresh, filling and tasty. I particularly recommend the breakfast bagel which was fantastic,...More

Thank MarkMYorkshire
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We are here three times in two days. We also ate in three other places in the same period. This cafe was better than most places I have eaten in any city in Ireland. It was full any time we came but tables were turned...More

1  Thank Pavel B
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I have been here several times. The cakes are wonderful. The indoor seating area is quite cosy. Outdoor seating is also available - some brollies might be nice. The café is nearly always full, which makes it hard to get a seat. The food is...More

Thank CrosserFan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Crosshaven, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Crosshaven
  • Phone Number: +353 21 483 3682
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