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Les Gourmandises

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17 Cook Street, Cork, Ireland
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tasting plate” (17 reviews)
“parsnip soup” (6 reviews)
“sea bream” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Gluten Free Options
17 Cook Street, Cork, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 399 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with friends. I choose the restaurant. However the group I was with were not into this kind of fine dining so my choices were limited. Im dying to go back as my main and wine were fab

Thank Ycluddy
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Went on a busy Sat night, the tasting starter was excellent as were the main courses. Very good service and pleasant surroundings.

Thank Newtoncorkman
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Very French. The prix fixe offers 3 choices for starter, mains and dessert. We dined there twice in one week. We rated the tasting plate starter, all three mains and the cheese platter. We didn't try the desserts. Good choice of wines by the glass....More

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 12 May 2018

My last visit here (a few years ago) did not have me "feeling the love" from the staff, however this has changed and my recent experience was much better. Food of course, is always good there. The restaurant is beautifully appointed and the room is...More

Thank Bryno
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We went to Les Gourmandises this week and was very happy with our dishes there😊 The tasting platter as a starter is recommended. The duck leg confit was amazing and the crème brulée was superb. Already looking forward to our next visit😘

Thank Trine S
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Great food at a great price. Tasting plate was delicious as was the main and dessert. Well worth a visit.

Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Les Gourmandises was one of my favourite places to go. So when it was my friends birthday I took her there. I have been recommending Las Gourmandises to anyone I knew for years as I have had wonderful food there. Lads ... this is so...More

5  Thank sian52
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed a rare night out (without children!) in Les Gourmandes. Every course was cooked and presented to perfection. It is a really relaxing restaurant. The sommellier is particularly well informed and her suggestions are worth following. I would recommend the...More

Thank caitmehigan
Reviewed 29 March 2018

The food here is of course pleasant and done well but it's over priced for what it actually is. The experience was fine, but after we chose our wine the waiter brought it to the table, opened the bottle and tested it HIMSELF without asking....More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 11 March 2018

The staff and atmosphere in this small unique French restaurant are excellent. The starters main course and deserts are fab and there is a great selection of Wines. The experience is always welcoming and homely for a busy place, Book in advance if you want...More

Thank phil o
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Questions & Answers
2 June 2018|
Response from Bryno | Reviewed this property |
That is absolutely untrue. In any case the restaurant does not have a specific wine waiter. The staff bring your wine to the table, show you the bottle, ask you if you'd like to taste it, and then pour it. The... More
30 May 2018|
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Response from Bryno | Reviewed this property |
There is a 'Contact 'Us' section on the website and they respond very quickly or phone them at 00 353 21 4251959
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$44 - US$148
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Cook Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre
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