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County Cork Restaurants

Fenn's Quay

  • 5 Fenn's Quay, Sheares St. Map It
  • City Center South
  • Eclectic

Fodor's Review

This tiny city-center restaurant, on the ground floor of a 250-year-old Georgian house, is always buzzing with a faithful local clientele—legal eagles from the nearby courthouse at lunch, theater- and moviegoers at dinner. The char-grilled fillet steak with chunky chips has achieved legendary status: some regulars can't bring themselves to order anything else. But there are other good options: fish from the nearby market is given robust, unfussy treatment, and vegetarian offerings include a twice-baked goat cheese soufflé with beetroot carpaccio. Flourless chocolate pudding with white chocolate cream is a memorable dessert. The interior is simple, with bright-red chairs and tan banquettes, but striking modern paintings supply a dose of character.

Restaurant Information


5 Fenn's Quay, Sheares St., Cork City, Co. Cork, Ireland

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Restaurant Details:

  • Closed Sun., no lunch Sat., brunch only


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