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Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
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32 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Studied abroad in Cork and I miss O'Conaill's so much! Amazing hot chocolate as well as a nice place to sit and chat with friends.

Thank Ragin P
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I have been avoiding crazy sugar in take for years, so when i have a hot chocolate with a cake I felt my blood crying for insulin. If you are ok with sugar it is a great place to have hot chocolate and a big slice of cake.

Thank Bibibibibibibibibibi
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Love the hot chocolate here, truly the tastiest available in Cork as I love anything praline and here you can get that made from white chocolate plus they not only have soya milk but also almond milk as an option for us non-dairy folks. Worth a visit every time!

Thank Elizabeth O
Cork, Ireland
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

O'Conaill's is a place everyone should visit whether they live in Cork or are visiting. The coffee is generally really good and you must try the handmade chocolate - it is devine!

Thank Marion W
Cork, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

What amazing hot chocolate!! If you love really high quality chocolate then this is the place to go!!

Thank lauracampion1
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

The hot chocolate here is incredibly, personally the best I've ever had. It has a lovely cozy atmosphere and setting, and a great location right in the heart if Cork city. Definitely recommend

Thank Adam S
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

My daughter was dying for some chocolate so we passed by here and ran in quickly. She got a lovely hot chocolate

Thank peronilascal
Kinsale, Ireland
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

O'Conaill's is so charming so inviting,,,cosy,,,winter or spring,,,,hot chocolate inventions continue,,,,fabulous service...

Thank sarahfrnch
Cork, Ireland
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31 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Absolutely spoilt for choice. Try the 40% cocoa milk chocolate bar. Delicious! They even have bars up to 99% if you're daring...

Thank Owen B
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Since moving to Cork 3 years ago I can't get enough of the hot chocolate and brownies in O'Conaill's. You'll just never get anything like them anywhere else. That's the only negative - any time you ever have a hot chocolate ever again it just won't compare to this. The brownies with nuts are absolutely amazing. Definitely worth a visit... More 

Thank Shaunagh M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?