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US$7 - US$16
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Irish, Fast food
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Reviewed 11 January 2021 via mobile

They hate the public in this place and they have no problem showing it. If you are foreign and they can't hear what you say, they will either ignore you or repeat the question in a louder, more hostile manner. I witnessed this on several...occasions with foreign people and it is a shameful way to treat any paying customer, regardless of whether they're from Cork or not. They hate their jobs, show open contempt for the customers who keep them in those jobs and while the food may be good, standing there and watching them treat people like sh*t and then giving them your money will leave you with a bad taste. The place is best avoided. Plenty of other good chippers around Cork City.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 20 October 2020

One of the best chippers in cork. There is a lot of staff so the service is quick regardless of queue. Their side orders are good and so is their chicken suppers. Their fish is nice but the batter can be a little heavy. You...can definitely get better fish in many chippers in cork. Their chips are nicest in cork and its not a greasy chipper if you know what I mean. Some chippers should come with a health warning but not Jackie Lennox. There are 2 bloody things that bug the hell out of me. First, some of the staff ( not all ) are scanty when it comes to the chips. Just because their thin and eat fruit don’t mean that I or any other customer for that matter do. When you order a supper, you expect it to be, well, a supper, but these staff barely fill the carton with chips. It’s not on folks, it’s just a potato. That’s all Secondly, I can’t justify how you can get a potato pie/ burger with a scoop of chips for less than 4 euro yet their chips cheese and curry/garlic is a scandalous 6 + euro. What now, is cheddar sold in bulk now more expensive than gold?? Or is curry sauce now up there with Chanel no. 5 as one of the most expensive liquids in the world?. A downright and absolutely robbery of the people. Yeah yeah, well don’t eat it Well yeah yeah, Don’t rip people off, it’s just a potato 🥔More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 24 September 2020

some legends are there for a reason and this is one of them. The burgers are massive and the staffs habit of throwing a few chips in (even if you didn't order them) are just one of the many reasons they are so sound. It...is pure Cork and pure comfort food.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 18 August 2020 via mobile

Pulled in for a take away last week.Thefood was excelent as was the exceptional customer service as always. Well done to all

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 21 July 2020

It's hard to fault Lennox's as rightfully among the best chippers in Cork. Sometimes the chips need an extra 30 seconds but the burgers, onion rings, chicken and everything else is great! Always love coming here even if there is a queue nowadays

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 10 March 2020 via mobile

This was the perfect stop for lunch for my drive from Dublin to Kenmare. The fish and chips were very fresh! What impressed me the most were the people working here. They were friendly and kind! Thank you for making conversation and for the service!...:)More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 12 November 2019 via mobile

Excellent food, come here at least every two weeks. Fresh,fast and delicious! Would definitely recommend 😊

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 8 September 2019

A real traditional chipper. Great staff, good food and super value. The best chips and curry sauce bar none!

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 September 2019

Myself, my 2 boys and my mother called in here as it was recommended by my husband who used to frequent it when he was in college. We were down from limerick for the day and decided we’d give it a go. Have to say...the nicest fish and chips I think I’ve ever tasted!!!! My boys (aged 9 & 7) shared a portion and would happily have eaten more. I have eaten fish and chips before and felt greasy and bloated after, not with these! They were unbelievably tasty!!! The staff were very friendly and efficient. We spoke to Duncan who took the time to chat to us and show us around the kitchen, even gave the boys a chance to cut some chips! It was super clean and we can’t wait to go back!!! Highly recommend this place!More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 30 August 2019

This place is the business my dad is 80 years old and went here when he was going through ucc in the 60s brilliant then and brilliant now recommended the batter burger

Date of visit: May 2019
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Yes, Jackie Lennox's Chip Shop offers takeaway services.

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Jackie Lennox's Chip Shop is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4