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Plaza Bistro

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Times Square, Ballincollig, Ireland
+353 21 487 6070
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Cork, Ireland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited the Plaza Bistro last week..in time for the lunch menu..served from 12 noon to 3pm.I got a warm welcome from Mary..and the choice on the menu was excellent for lunch..most dishes under €10..high quality tasty food.I opted for the protein potato with chicken and cheese..delicious..I visit the Plaza once a week when I can..The choices are wonderful..pizza..burgers. chicken..pasta..and... More 

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Thank Richard C
Cork, Ireland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My other half first introduced me to this device bistro a year ago. We called in for dinner after the cinema, I first noted that the server was so lovely chatting away to us, we got our food and I was surprised to see that our starter alone was plenty of food, our dinner was the meat lovers pizza and... More 

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1 Thank TiMai_CW
Cork, Ireland
Level Contributor
17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I was unhappy with the food and the service. I ordered pan fried salmon, it came out like it was cooked a number of times, very dry and leathery. The plate was filled with wedges mainly. Overall, very very disappointing. It was much too expensive for what was served. It would pass as a fast food chain rather than a... More 

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Thank Marg4750
Cork, Ireland
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

They need to change menu have been the same for years. Really overrated for what it is.staff improved really friendly & helpful

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Thank mary c
County Cork, Ireland
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Lovely evening meal, , freshly cooked food, very tasty. Excellent personal service. We have eaten here on occasion & every time the food & service are excellent, you will never be disappointed. Atmosphere is also so friendly

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1 Thank Stephanie M
Cork
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I eat here fairly often and have never been disappointed. Usually end up getting a pizza cos they're so tasty! The garden fresh and hot and spicy are my favourites. Portion sizes are very generous and prices reasonable. Staff are always very helpful and friendly. A tiny criticism would be that the decor/furnishings are a bit tired, the place would... More 

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1 Thank Sean076
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Having been to this Bistro on two occasions recently, I can't tell you how impressed I was by the quality of service and kindness of the proprietor. Nothing was too much trouble for my young daughter who has additional needs. Crayons to draw with, lollipops and a party hat were given to her to help her relax and enjoy her... More 

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1 Thank Christopher B
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I have visited a few times when visiting friends in Cork and the food here is great. They are always welcoming, chatty and helpful. This time we visited was a quiet Monday afternoon but have been before on a Saturday evening. My friend has the carbonara every time as she states it's the best she's ever had. This time I... More 

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1 Thank Nicola F
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here last week and the amount of grease on the cooked breakfast appalling we won't be back

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Thank Sarahob91
Cork, Ireland
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This bistro does a very good cinema deal on Monday Tuesday and Wednesday a choice of main course and a cinema ticket for two people for 25euros great value

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Thank mmmcork

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Pizza
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Times Square, Ballincollig, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Ballincollig
  • Phone Number: +353 21 487 6070

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