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The Abbey Bar & Restaurant

Main Street | Carrigaline, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 437 5902
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“piri piri” (3 reviews)
“brownie” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Irish, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Carrigaline, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food here is always fab, portions are generous and always good choice to offer, fab desserts as well. Always a great spot to eat in

Thank Shinners11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Managed to get squeezed in without a booking. We enjoyed the linguine and the pulled pork Pithivier. Enjoy this gem.

Thank PadiP
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Really good food and large portions, the staff are very friendly and helpful. Best to book in advance as it is very busy

Thank KateACoAntrim
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

From the music, to the menu, to the service, to the ambience, this is the place where to be. We had no reservations, and yet, the waitress graciously accommodated us in the bar. We had a terrific warm potato salad that was a meal in...More

Thank TundraT1
Reviewed 31 August 2017

A bit underwhelming. You wouldn't go here for a special occasion. Food is nice. Service is only ok. Bar staff a small bit rude. Restaurant has an unusual long layout which is a bit strange

Thank Poitiers
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Had our wedding reception meal here on 28th July & no words except to say-amazing!!! From the day we booked to the day itself,we couldnt fault it.A special mention for Marie who,from the day we booked to the day itself,couldnt do enough for us.An absolute...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Spent a wk eating rubbish food in nearby hotel, decided to go for a walk and found this place!!!! Ladie that served me was lovely , polite,fast and sound, food was top class and I will be back everyday while in town , not expensive...More

Thank jimmyrara
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I brought some family members visiting out for a meal. Food was ok, not great, Chicken salad had grease from the potatoes pooled on the bottom of the bowl, One diners gravy was so thick it was like tar, she wasn't able to eat with...More

Thank cork27lad
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent dish, veg perfect, sauce perfect, prawns cooked right , just great all round dish if just a bit pricy

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Always enjoy going to The Abbey. Nice friendly atmosphere and the staff always seem happy to be there , a good sign I think. Went there last night with my family for a birthday meal and we were all impressed with our dishes. We had...More

Thank Tom O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 12:30 AM
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Carrigaline, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 437 5902
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