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Bobs Bar & Restaurant

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€€ - €€€
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
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16 Percival Street, Kanturk, Ireland
+353 29 50877
12:00 - 23:00
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent food, friendly staff and a lovely relaxing atmosphere, highly recommend for any occasion though make sure you go Hungry because they are generous portions so great value, Booking advised esp on an evening as it's quite popular :-)

Thank M5895TUsarahm
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So we were recommended this place by the staff at our holiday rental. Walked in were treated instantly by a friendly member of staff. Sat down ordered food and drinks and was not disappointed! One of the nicest meals I've had in a long time. The bar is warm inside with a nice atmosphere of locals greeting each other. Plenty... More 

Thank Cookiecherub
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for a few drinks & dinner after sight seeing, food was good, people friendly. Stayed at B&B across the road

Thank carolyn216
Cork, Ireland
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118 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here a few times and I've never been disappointed. Food is tasty and the staff are very efficient It's advisiable to book tho as it's very busy even during the week nights

Thank MartinaD95
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We booked a table 5 days in advance and as this was our first valentines dinner were naturally excited . It was very busy with diners when we arrived and the friendly staff offered us a drink while we were waiting for our table (despite being on time ) realised at this point it was uncomfortablely busy ! Not much... More 

Thank Hazel C
Kanturk, Ireland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We eat here occasionally in the evenings and have never been disappointed. The food is top notch - it's pub grub - but it's not just big portions, the food is good quality too. Service is always friendly and very reasonably priced. It's the best restaurant in Kanturk IMO

Thank Ansulmor
Kanturk, Ireland
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a reasonably priced family lunch on a busy bank holiday in the new year. The staff were very friendly & efficient & found us a table for 5 immediately eventhough we didnt have a booking & it was quite busy. There was a wide variety to choose from on the menu. The portion sizes were quite large. Both... More 

1 Thank joan086
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here numerous times over the past 18 months and it is without doubt the best restaurants in North Cork. The food is cooked and presented to a standard that can only be described as exemplary. Service is quick and timely, staff are always pleasant and helpful, and the food itself is absolutely delicious. I am normally a creature... More 

Thank Sidewinder555
Cork, Ireland
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

To all, We as a family eaten here many, many,many times.Keep forgetting to review. If you feel lazy on the Sunday and BOOK in time Bobs is a lovely treat. The food is always of an excellent quality and the tastes are great. Favorite of mine and my sons is chicken and prawn noodles. And the deserts are always good.

Thank johnmx
Cork, Ireland
Level Contributor
11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I eat here a lot and I have not had one bad meal. Great atmosphere, friendly staff and owners. Always well priced. Local and fresh ingredients always used which is a big plus. Love eating here. Well worth the visit.

Thank Cli2011

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Percival Street, Kanturk, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Kanturk
  • Phone Number: +353 29 50877
Back in October 2014, Patrick and Cornelia Vicaire had an idea for Bobs Bar & Restaurant to be a restaurant in Kanturk, Cork that was more than a place that served great food. Patrick and Cornelia wanted to give locals a place where they could escape from the stresses of everyday life, a place to eat, drink and relax. Bobs Bar & Restaurant is a family run restaurant where people can get fine dining in Kanturk, Cork at reasonable prices. This is somewhere that offers the option of casual or formal dining, a function room for larger parties, and an intimate bar for just a quiet drink. Offering a wide selection of wines, beers and whiskeys, homemade desserts and an extensive and varied menu, it caters for all. With live music on most Saturday evenings, and special menu offers midweek, this is somewhere that ticks all the boxes.

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