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Jacobs Ladder Restaurant

WatersEdge Hotel | Yacht Club Quay, Cobh, Ireland
+353 21 481 5566
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“brownie” (3 reviews)
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“cork harbour” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
WatersEdge Hotel | Yacht Club Quay, Cobh, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The best thing was the trout, which was lovely. The breaded brie seemed like a bought in product, the tempura was nothing special and there was no bread basket which surprised us, especially as we had those appetisers. We expected it to be a bit...More

1  Thank DeirdreMurphyYouell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a Family Meal here recently. First of all the view of the Harbour was excellent, the Restaurant was bright and airy.. We had 5 different Main Courses and each was very good. Starters and deserts were also very good. Service was very professional...More

Thank ntreilly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a delicious three course meal here recently as part of an overnight deal. We had Goats Cheese Tartlet and Deep Fried Brie for starters and we both had Trio of Seafood for mains. The starters were divine and the mains were mouth-wateringly delicious....More

Thank DubTwosome
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We stopped in town just for dinner without realising that the restaurants around here tend to get really busy on the weekends so it may get challenging without a reservation. We got lucky with Jacobs Ladder as they managed to squeeze us in. Food was...More

Thank travelbonkers44
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Four of us were travelling Ireland when we happened on Jacob's Ladder. We had a wonderful table looking out over the harbor. Everyone liked their food and two thought it was the best chowder they had on the trip. I thought it was the best...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Found this by accident and it was lovely. We had a lovely table overlooking the sea and the boats coming in and a view of spike island. The view was stunning. The staff were very accommodating. The food was good and not over priced given...More

Thank dublinsdelight
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Came in today for a tea and cake , I have asked a waitress if they were too busy to except us I said we can take a seat outside , she said " no problem , I replied that I have to get my...More

1  Thank sunshine007Ireland
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Staying 1 night in Cobh and walked a bit to find something for dinner. My husband and I found ourselves in Jacobs Ladder Restaurant. Initial impression was nice. It is located right on the water with great open windows for a beautiful view while you...More

1  Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Went with family. Good guality food well cooked, service was good. Chef was able to cope with a vegan with no advanced notice. This is the sign of a good restaurant, with a chef who knows what they are doing.

Thank MonsieurLeChef
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We had a meal for four here recently. Seafood chowder excellent, steak excellent perfectly cooked to order- medium rare, our fellow diners had fish and were impressed with portion size and quality. dessert beautifully presented. We really enjoyed our meal here which was enhanced by...More

Thank concilia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: WatersEdge Hotel | Yacht Club Quay, Cobh, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cobh
  • Phone Number: +353 21 481 5566
  • E-mail
Jacobs Ladder Restaurant at the WatersEdge Hotel is a bistro style venue that serves lunch from 12 - 5pm daily and evening meals from 5pm - 9pm daily. Early Bird menus are also available from 5pm - 7pm*Jacobs Ladder also features a large balcony overlooking the breath-taking scenery of Cobh Harbour. During the summer months the cruise liners also draw into Cobh adjacent to the hotel, where you can enjoy unrivaled views of these ships coming in to berth. Family events such as Communions, Confirmations, Christenings, Weddings and Civil Ceremonies can also be catered for in Jacobs Ladder. Service times are subject to change from season to season.