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The Natural Foods Bakery

) #3 of 7 Bakeries in Cork #188 of 566 Places to Eat in Cork €€ - €€€ Cafe, Irish, Soups
26 Paul Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 7244
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“carrot cake” (3 reviews)
“black rock” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, Irish, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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26 Paul Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I keep coming back to the Natural Foods Bakery as their Breads, Sambo's & Sweet stuff is so good and healthy too. No additives or preservatives. Fresh every day. Spelt pitta my favourite with their yummy hummus and salad stuff. They provide well for carnivores...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff and super food. Healthy with Vegitarian options. Quality and value. Setting is in a park. You can eat there inside or out or go back to the park and enjoy in a great setting. QuOdin and I thank you.

Thank QuOdin
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Went to the NFC in fitz park today, ordered a double espresso and recieved basically dirty water. I understand it is a busy cafe but to get the basis of all coffees so wrong, i will bring my own coffee to the park in the...More

Thank Maddie84
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Called in today on a very busy Friday and was very impressed at the friendly staff. The interaction between the staff, customers and tourists was a pleasure. The location in Paul Street is so cool and the food, especially the cakes were enticing ....it was...More

Thank sirhenrys79
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Cakes and sandwiches are amazing but Coffee is average.they have also a great selection of te and herbal te. They have three locations, City center, Fitzgerald park and Blackrock area. I love the one in the Fitzgerald park, it is a great place to have...More

Thank Bibibibibibibibibibi
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This is probably one of the best (and most underrated) cafes in Cork. The staff are so exceptionally friendly and the 'product' is SO good. Certainly you may need to queue for a while..happens with excellent eateries like this...but it gives you an opportunity to...More

3  Thank pat0callaghan
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Had a ready-made salami sandwiches and the person who made it had a really heavy hand with relish, it was soaked with relish on one side of the slices of bread. the slice of bread was falling apart with the moisture from the relish (can...More

Thank Naomie223
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I highly recommend the soups and sandwiches, as well as the little cakes of The Natural Foods Bakery. Being vegan, and eating only sugar free food it is one of very few places where I can eat out. I am sure that most customers don't...More

1  Thank Stefanie D
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Visited here with a friend a few weeks back for coffee and cake. I really liked it and staff were super friendly and helpful. Would totally go back and I'm a bit of a cake snob :)

Thank Zutot6
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Staff was super friendly and the place is cute. Had a burrito with beans and brown rice. It was average and so was the coffee.

Thank Emir E
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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09:00 - 18:00
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09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Paul Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 21 427 7244
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