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Quinlans Seafood Bar

14 Princes Street, Cork T12 K2HW, Ireland
+353 21 241 8222
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab claws” (57 reviews)
“seafood” (89 reviews)
“fresh fish” (37 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00 Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
14 Princes Street, Cork T12 K2HW, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 648 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had hake risotto which was really nice. My partner had chips with her order which were a bit soggy. However the let down for me was dessert of apple crumble which apart from being far too sweet(? My taste) was served with foam cream from...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank noshankstoday
Reviewed 6 days ago

Highlight of our stay in Cork was eating here. The staff, food and atmosphere is great. It's relaxed and nicely decorated. The staff are very attentive. The mussels are great and the prawn dishes.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank goaroundearth
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very good fish & chips...best in Cork City. Nice and clean restaurant. Excellent customer service!!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kasia B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eat here Saturday night on Christmas night out with friends. Started off with some oysters which were so fresh. prawn and smoked salmon croquettes which are always a winner here and finished with pan fried squid on a squid ink and mussels risotto which way...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank timo870
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Low key, casual, affordable but the best seafood place in Ireland!! Extremely friendly and efficient service. They carry a good wine list and provide good suggestions re pairing. Will come back again if passing through Cork again!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Debashis D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a relatively frequent visitor to Quinlans (4 or 5 times a year) but was disappointed to find that the menu has changed for the worse during my last visit. It now resembles a winelist with some food added on to the rear pages and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for lunch with other 2people. We had the Chowder, fish and chips and the salmon sandwich. All excellent. Generous portions and good quality/price ratio

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank palmina p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and son had battered cod I had muscles it was beautiful would highly recommend it and I have now found my new restaurant in cork... Thanks to all the staff and chiefs we really enjoyed it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AineS38
Reviewed 12 November 2018

As a coastal New England native I am accustomed to excellent seafood at reasonable prices. We had mussels for an appetizer and fish and chips for the main course. You are given a choice for the fish. We choose haddock. Our meal exceeded my standards....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Ate here last weekend after reading Trip Advisor reviews and had a great meal. Quality food at reasonable price with excellent service.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tony N
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Princes Street, Cork T12 K2HW, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 241 8222
Quinlan's Seafood Bar in Cork City offers superbly fresh fish from the Cork and Kerry coast's at outstanding value. The freshness of our fish is unrivaled being delivered daily direct from our boats to the heart of Cork city every day. We offer a variety of great value Irish fresh fish MEALS such as Whiting (9.95), Plaice (10.95) and Cod, Hake, Haddock (11.95). You can also enjoy Salmon, Sea Bass, Crab, Prawns, Squid, Smoked Salmon and daily specials such as Lobster, Brill, Lemon Sole, or John Dory. Our batter is a special recipe we have developed to complement our super fresh fish. For a healthier option you can have your chosen fresh fish pan-fried in olive oil. You are guaranteed generous portions of the freshest Chips as all our potatoes are freshly peeled and prepared each day. We also serve salad in place of the chips with all our meals. Our carefully chosen wine and beer list compliments our fresh fish and a full range of soft drinks also available. We offer the choice of table service or take away, you can order your take away in advance by calling ahead. Ready to eat Seafood meals alongside a selection of Fresh Fish are also available from the Fish counter for customers who want to enjoy the freshest of fish at home.
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