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The Flying Enterprise

) #127 of 525 Restaurants in Cork €€ - €€€ Irish, ,
South Gate Bridge, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 431 1846
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“finger food” (5 reviews)
“roast lamb” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, European
€€ - €€€
South Gate Bridge, Cork, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As ever, my visits to any restaurant hinges on their allergen menu due to my girlfriend being coeliac. The flying enterprise is a very well known venue in Cork City and boasts a very good reputation. The premises is excellent, a mix of a bar/restaurant...More

Thank TrevMac85
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Such a wonderful venue with amazing staff and a menu to die for. Really any time of year the courtyard is worth a visit and shouldn't be missed

Thank Luke O
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Went here for sunday lunch. Didnt expect anything other than a nice average lunch. It was absolutely shocking. The worst meal I've ever had in Cork. The absolute worst. Meat was tougher than mcgregor and fatter than a sumo wrestler ,sinew and other un-chewables. Absolutely...More

1  Thank Gerard T
Reviewed 20 April 2017

My first visit to the Flying Enterprise and it certainly won't be my last. The staff are lovely & friendly. Good choice on the menu and what we got was so delicious and the portions are huge so we left stuffed! :)

Thank daisy878
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We were recommended to visit the Flying Enterprise by the staff of An Spailpin Fanac down the road. It has a very calm and relaxed atmosphere, with good décor and very friendly and helpful staff. We could only manage starters after having had a pub...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

No nonsense bar with friendly and efficient service which serves a good breakfast. Conveniently located in central Cork.

Thank KarlCaerdydd
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We had our wedding lunch here for twenty people. The menu was varied, the food delicious and the wine was excellent. The service from staff was very professional. We were looked after in the Courtyard bar area for pre-lunch drinks. A lovely setting.

Thank Angela O
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Had the most delicious meal ever in The Captains Table last night. The variety on the menu was outstanding and the quality/taste of the food that we ordered was amazing. My husband and I had different starters and mains all of which were truly amazing....More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We experienced a sumptuous lunch at The Flying Enterprise recently, as part of a large social group. We all used exactly the same menu as the other customers, of whom there were many. There was a wide range of choices available for the main and...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The Enterprise is a Cork Institution. If you visit the city you should visit here for their wonderful Irish Breakfast, lunch or dinner. The Enterprise is always reasonably priced, great staff and very accessible from the city.

Thank irishinva
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 05:30
09:00 - 05:30
09:00 - 05:30
09:00 - 05:30
09:00 - 05:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Gate Bridge, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 431 1846
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