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Il Padrino

19-21 Cook Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 1544
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (70 reviews)
“garlic bread” (15 reviews)
“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
19-21 Cook Street, Cork, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 631 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love it here. Food is always delicious and the staff are so nice, genuinely nice. Great atmosphere and comfortable surroundings. We keep going back

Thank Camper28873640764
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been there a few times but this time was a let down. First, ordered the carpaccio for starter, which was more akin to four slices of cooked pastrami rather than actual raw beef. No lemon juice as you’d expect either. The calzone was a bit...More

1  Thank aionboros
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really impressive service and food here,I had the pepperoni slice starter and my company had the bruschetta, absolutely to die for, I enjoyed a glass of the pino Grigio while waiting for mains, The calzone is ... to die for ! I will be back...More

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited a number of times for lunch & last Friday was the first time we visited in the evening. Food is always exceptional, good menu & choice. Add to this a very helpfully & attentive staff and it makes for a great experience. As...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ate here on Saturday night last and loved it! Very reasonable pricing. Very warm & cozy surrounding with a lovely feel to the restaurant. Staff were such a joy to deal with. Food was just gorgeous. Can not wait to go back!

Thank paudiecarmody
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The service, atmosphere and food was excellent cannot fault it in any way. we had visitors and wanted to take them somewhere they would enjoy and they did.

Thank Ellmarie S
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

As the title says, a great spot for good pizza and pasta. Friendly service and good bustling atmosphere when busy

Thank scoll82
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I had made a reservation at 9pm on Saturday night for our anniversary dinner. When we arrived on time, there were many people waiting at the door. The manager apologised, however the restaurant was clearly overbooked, or gave away too many tables...More

Thank Seán H
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

When you go into a restaurant and ask for a recommendation, you usually get a safe idea. The Il Padrino special pizza and the bruschetta were wonderful. Good see, good food!!!

Thank TAML79
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious! Great atmosphere. It’s looks and tastes fancy but we were dressed casual after a long day and they were very nice to us. There were extremely accommodating and flexible to get us a table for six.

Thank Suzanne D
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14 February 2017|
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Response from 319bg | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant!! I gave it a review on TripAdvisor. We enjoyed our meal there!
1 August 2016|
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Response from unkybuck | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have and they will also cook a mini version of anything on the adult menu . They are amazing with their food and service
15 April 2016|
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Response from Ladywills88 | Reviewed this property |
Yes , in the Evening it's very Romantic 👌
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19-21 Cook Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 21 427 1544
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