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Woolshed Baa & Grill

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#53 of 97 Bar in Cork
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US$3 - US$20
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Bar, Pub
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Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 02/11/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 02/11/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Reviewed 13 December 2021 via mobile

Utter rubbish. Apathetic, pig ignorant staff who have the personalities of serial killers. If you want to be looked down on, disrespected and completely ignored then this is the place for you. Yeah. Maybe the management need to rethink their customer service approach because right...now, there is none. If you want your change thrown at you, you’ll love the place.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 2 November 2021

Stopped by to watch some Bundesliga last weekend and had a great time. Really impressed with the set up and the variety of different leagues and sports being shown, which you don't find in a lot of bars. Would definitely recommend to sports lovers!

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 19 June 2021

Came for a birthday for a table of 6. Food was beautiful and all the staff were above and beyond friendly. The manager on duty Alex was extremely helpful and even helped us to split the bill. 10/10 will be back againMore

Date of visit: June 2021
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Mardyke Entertainment Complex, Marketing at Woolshed Baa & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2021

Hi Laura, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your kind review. We appreciate your feedback so much and are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. We will be sure to pass on your kind words to the team, especially...More

Reviewed 5 December 2020

Had dinner and drinks last night with my friends and Rafael was our waiter. Everything was great but the service was defiantly the best part! His friendly and bubbly service had to be complemented. Thank you Rafael for the great night!

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 30 September 2020

Attended here recently with my husband. Was told we had to eat or play pool in order to get a drink, considering this is no longer the case with covid-19 regulations we we're abit taken back. However, we had a two course meal each both...very tasty and then decided to go upstairs for pool and couple of more drinks. When our time on the pool table was up a male employee told us it was time to leave. After having two new drinks just brought to our table we were shocked that we were asked to leave. When my husband said we have just gotten and paid for two new drinks, the worker told us they can not facilitate somewhere for us to drink them and that he could give us plastic cups to take them with us. Considering it is probably not legal to stand drinking on a public street we told them to keep there plastic cups. If we wanted to drink from plastic cups we could have stayed at home. After spending 130 euro between dinner,drinks and pool I think it's disgraceful that customers are then asked to leave when they have full drinks in front of them. Maybe they should consider telling customers this at the door before they enter so they'll no beforehand.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 11 September 2020

I loved going here before covid . But since they opened its set up for covid is bad. When my partner rang to book a table we weren't asked did we want to eat outside or inside .. we would of preferred outside but we...hadnt realised the outside was now for seating people aswell and you couldn't just go out there to have drinks before your time was up ... And if you smoke you can go out there but your confined to a small corner with one or 2 high stools and then you have to return to your seat.. When you arrive they take your temp which is grand. We were seated and were looked after with our order for food and drink more less straight away which was fab. When the food was brought down we weren't given any cutlery or napkins ... We waited for a staff member to pass and eventually got the attention of staff and got the cutlery + napkins after 10 minutes . The food wasn't great and usually it is I've had food here loads of times before covid and never a complaint ! But as soon as the food was gone the service went down hill just because we didn't have food Infront of us I'm the staff didn't know what tables they were serving. You can't move from your seat to go to the bar yourself you have to wait for someone to serve you .. when someone did eventually come over my partner asked for a pitcher and I asked for 2 cocktails and we were told no because we only had 20 minutes left on our table in the end we got one drink each and left won't be going back in a hurry.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 28 December 2019 via mobile

We were visiting from the US and wanted to watch the NFL games, not easy to find in Ireland but the Woolshed motto, if its on you can see it there. So got to watch our American football game and go upstairs and play pool....They also had bowling, pingpong, pinball and of course a bar.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Discover13551806471, Marketing at Woolshed Baa & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2020

Hi Sue W thank you for the kind review! We're glad we could accommodate you! You're right with our motto ''if it's on we're showing it'' and we do our best to please everyone. We hope to see you again! :)

Reviewed 19 August 2019

If you looking to lighten up your Monday, comedy night at the woodshed is where it’s at!!! The MC joe is only deadly gets the crowd together and the mood lifted and gets you feeling comfy in your seat before the show. The new and...upcoming acts make it night of giggles !! The food is amazing and the drinks are flowing Kill your Monday blues with joe @ the woodshed 🤪More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 19 August 2019

Great craic, great laugh, great MC. Fingers crossed my GF says yes to the proposal! Can’t wait to come here again if all goes well with the “wife”

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 10 June 2019 via mobile

This is a great place to watch sport. There are tv’s everywhere you look and all different sports something for everyone. Only thing is the price of a pint is a bit expensive compared to other places in the city. Staff are very friendly.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 31 May 2019 via mobile

We found ourselves on a Thursday night & in the middle of Cork City. We heard all about this quiz and it was funnier than we could imagine. Great sharing platters, cocktails and jugs of beer.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Discover13551806471, Marketing at Woolshed Baa & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2020

Thank you for the 5 star review :) Pat and Colm ensure that each week is full of fun! We hold the quiz every Thursday so if you're ever in the area be sure to pop in! We also do Music Bingo and have great...More

Reviewed 13 April 2019 via mobile

Lots of screens but price of drink is above anywhere else during the day €5.60 a pint. €10 cocktail. Ordered chicken goujons and it was like something from a kids menu. €9.50 Saucy prices.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Overall decent sports bar. Food was traditional bar food. Nothing overly exciting. Good selection of drinks available. Went to watch a soccer game with friends. There are many TVs around for multiple game viewings. Staff was attentive and helpful in getting us to view the...one overseas game we wanted to watch. Relaxed and Fun atmosphereMore

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Went here a few times for pizza and pints with my husband and it used to be lovely, we went for the first time in a few months last week and ordered pizza, the ham on the pizza was gone off i pointed this out...to the server who smelled the ham and noted how awful it smelled nothing was said about the gone off pizza i was served and charged full price for. I will not eat here again and would urge others not too eithetMore

Date of visit: November 2018
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sineadmardyke, Manager at Woolshed Baa & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

Hi emilydev, We are extremely sorry to hear that we let you down on your last visit here. This is not acceptable in the slightest, and we will be investigating this thoroughly. We would really appreciate the opportunity to make this up to you so...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018

Visited here last night with my girlfriend for some food and we really enjoyed it. We shard the sharing platter and the whole hog pizza and really enjoyed it. The pizza was nice and thin, a little overly cheesy but good nonetheless. The sharing platter...was plenty for two people, even got a third of it boxed up for today which I look forward to later. Overall, decent for quick bar food. The waitress was very friendly, prompt and helpful, great service.More

Date of visit: November 2018
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sineadmardyke, Manager at Woolshed Baa & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

Hi gmannix1987, We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience here at the Woolshed! We will pass your feedback onto our staff, as I'm sure they'll be thrilled with the positive feedback! Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we...More

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Woolshed Baa & Grill is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5