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Old Oak

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Lovely pub

Stopped in here for a drink while shopping in the city From outside it looks like a small bar but... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Wexford, Ireland
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Haven of Tranquillity in early evening visit

Exam results night in Cork city centre. The centre bustling around us and in we walked to the Old... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
7 Oct 2018
“Lovely pub”
19 Sep 2018
“Haven of Tranquillity in early evening visit ”
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113 Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You can get nice music events here in combination with good service and good beer. Do you need more?

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jiri K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was having a lovely pint with my boys when all of a suddenly skinny curly head hooligan along with his tall farmer friend arrived AIB and broke a balanster acting the maggot apart from that super show and amazing place would highly reccomend

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here for a drink while shopping in the city From outside it looks like a small bar but once inside it’s a big establishment Great staff Comfy seats and some lovely old features Will return on out next visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank butterflydiva7
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Well? How can I possibly describe the high level of service that we received here. Monumental is the first word that comes to mind. From the security staff on the door right through the friendly bar staff and all the way to the guys pottering...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Exam results night in Cork city centre. The centre bustling around us and in we walked to the Old Oak. Good music across the speaker, good beer from the taps and good conversation from the barman. Perfect early e enibf bar for two people looking...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Went in there at 1 o clock in the day and me and my boyfriend and son went in there for food as we were starving standing at the bar for about 10 minutes then someone eventually came too the bar and asked them do...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank annonmous2013
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Scorching hot day in Cork shopping with the wife so I says I'll go for a quiet pint while she maxes the credit card. A pint of Smithwicks says I inside a virtually empty pub. I will serve you this one but I can't serve...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank 278PJB
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Just awful. Dirty cups, rude waiters, dirty toilets. Old and dirty furniture. Becomes really crowded and noisy in the nights.

Date of experience: December 2017
5  Thank Гена П
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch with my friends ! I went up to the counter to order food, was waiting 15mins before I ordered my food yet there was 3 people behind the bar ! The server had very poor English.. my friends food was on...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank annemaria96
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Jaimie the bar man was great craic chatting with me n the missus, sharing his bar evening experiences. The irish are superb folk, so genuine n friendly what you see is what you get. This bar is full on honest n a great place to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank GrahamH387
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