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Cafe Paradiso

16 Lancaster Quay, Cork 1, Ireland
+353 21 427 7939
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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16 Lancaster Quay, Cork 1, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot remember having previously enjoyed as tasty a vegetarian meal - although, along with good wine - a pricey one.

Thank djmclarke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere, easy to feel relaxed and enjoy the food and surrounds. Staff friendly, and will explain any unfamiliar ingredients or questions about the menu. Food was delicious and very filling - great quality food that happens to be vegetarian.

Thank Guest048
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our Family of three meat eaters and one vegetarian had a fantastic meatless feast at Cafe Paradiso.The food was that good that we all shared each other's choices so that we could taste all the range of food on the menu.Superb meal at good value...More

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were so pleasantly surprised with Paradiso! The food was really tasty and not just cooked in a load of butter and cream. It was fresh and light and we still left full after 3 delightful courses. We weren't sure about booking it (neither of...More

Thank tripi13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Back in Cork and once again was very excited to eat at Cafe Paradiso. Arrived for the late sitting on Saturday. The welcome was warm and friendly and remained that way for the entire evening. Our waiter was professional & so very pleasant; He did...More

Thank sadiemills
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a gap of almost three years a family group of 5 of us looked forward to Café Paradiso's current menu. We were not disappointed. Of the range of dishes ordered, each was superb. The presentation and attention to detail was excellent and the service...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 15 April 2018

I am not a vegetarian so I do not have a lot of experience, but this was head an shoulders better then anything I have eaten before.

Thank Brucytheboy
Reviewed 11 April 2018

The restaurant was clean and creates a relaxed atmosphere, similar to some fine dinning restaurants. The staff were very professional and attentive without interfering with your conversation. The Staff were able to describe all the food when asked for description of flavours and textures etc....More

Thank phil o
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I’m lost for words, this was amazing from start to finish, the layers of flavours and taste in EVERYTHING. Honestly don’t think I’ll eat eat another meal as good again, that makes me kinda sad! We had purple sprouting broccoli to start and asparagus, both...More

Thank Louth L
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

My husband wanted to go here for dinner for a long time and with kids we don’t get out much. Booked it for his birthday dinner and I must say from when we arrived to when we were leaving it was an amazing night. Food...More

Thank CorkGirl1974
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March 9, 2018|
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Response from 124C41NewEngland | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. We never saw a small child in the restaurant. It is a upscale experience and I would call them first.
Michael B
December 26, 2017|
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Response from Dxbliz | Reviewed this property |
Think you have the wrong reviewer, Cafe Paradiso is excellent
Kathleen M
November 29, 2016|
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Response from Julien P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It's quiet small, but calm in general. Seating is comfortable. Last time, even if the restaurant was full, I was seating in the left corner near the bar, it was quiet and the noise didn't disturb me ;)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$47
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Lancaster Quay, Cork 1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Mardyke
  • Neighbourhood: Mardyke
  • Phone Number: +353 21 427 7939
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