Elbow Lane Brew and Smokehouse; 3.Café Spresso, vegan restaurants in Cork · Shake Dog Cork · The SpitJack · Quinlans Seafood Bar. Located on a quiet street near the famous English Market, it's easy to miss Nash 19, one of Cork's secret gems, popular with locals for: Read more. Photos via SpitJack Cork on Facebook Photos via Jacobs On The Mall on Facebook Located in the heart of Cork City, Jacobs on the Mall is a foodie's paradise. With a certificate of excellence and many other awards, this contemporary style restaurant focuses on modern European food served in a romantic setting.
Although this popular Cork restaurant seats nearly 150 people, reservations are a must, especially on weekends. So what's good here, you might ask? You'll find Strasbourg Goose in the center of Cork, just off Patrick Street, in a small pedestrian alley. Owned by spouses Triona and John (head chef) for the past 20 years or so, this restaurant has a French touch. Chef Takashi Miyazaki serves a 12-course tasting menu and allows you to enjoy authentic Japanese cuisine.
The sirloin steak is also available on request and all the meat is Irish, locally sourced and aged 28 days by the Allshire family in Rosscarbery. Elbow Lane Brew and Smoke House, Strasbourg Goose, Jacobs on the Mall and The SpitJack are 5 of my favorite restaurants in Cork City. I enjoyed your article, although I live in North Carolina, I spend a lot of time in Ireland. It's been fun to visit the restaurants in Belfast and Dublin.
The next trip I will visit Cork, from January 19 to February 3.Would you like to invite yourself to lunch or dinner? My contact information is below. Receive FREE email communications from Fodor's Travel, including must-see travel destinations, expert travel planning tips, and travel inspiration to fuel your passion. Over the years, we've received a lot of questions about everything from what are the best restaurants in Cork City for fine dining to which restaurants in Cork are nice and quiet.