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A authentic Irish pub at its best

So I did some research about Cork before I came, and The Mutton Lane ended at the top of my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Snorre1975
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Trondheim, Norway
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Great stop for a pint

I was in Cork for less than two hours in the afternoon while doing a tour to Blarney Castle. I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ramblinggirl67
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I did some research about Cork before I came, and The Mutton Lane ended at the top of my list. And after some walking around I finally found this “Diagonal Alley” looking pub going centuries back. And people this is really worth visiting!! I...More

1  Thank Snorre1975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Cork for less than two hours in the afternoon while doing a tour to Blarney Castle. I wandered around the city and happened to come across the Mutton Lane Inn. It looked cool and I was right. I popped in for a...More

Thank ramblinggirl67
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We asked a local where to stop while in Cork for a pint and were directed to Mutton Lane. What a find. Just off the English Market, it's an intimate quiet oasis during the bustle times in the Market. While they don't serve food, the...More

Thank CaliforniaFoodie
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely pit stop for a quick afternoon drink. A quiet candle lit pub full of chatacter. Friendly staff and good service.

Thank EllieBelly2013
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

I'd never been to Cork before but was recommended to this place. It is well worth a visit. Great atmosphere and good beer. The English Market next door is worth a walk round too.

1  Thank steamtrainian
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

...centuries is worth a visit in my book. Had a great pint of Rising Son Handsom in there and read the papers on Saturday morning. Dark, atmospheric and mildly reminiscent of Harry Potter's Diagon Alley, even if the barman was a little unfriendly - definitely...More

Thank Dave N
Reviewed 4 May 2018

My son and I went here on a recommendation from people we had met earlier in the day. I was able to mingle with people my age, while he was able to do that same with those of his age. The bar staff were very...More

Thank ME C
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Called in last night for my first drink of the night, it was a busy night being good Friday. I called for the drinks across a few people and the barmaid replied saying for me to say please very rudely, so I did and apologised....More

1  Thank Jj T
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

The Barman OSean was so helpful it’s the oldest pub in Ireland built in 1066 so nice we visited twice

Thank blondie3Birmingham
Reviewed 12 March 2018

A truly fantastic pub that you'll never find without a local referral. The pub is located down a dark, narrow alley near the English Market. Truly a fantastic place with all the atmosphere you expect from a proper Irish pub. I've seen none better.

Thank Troy M
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dazse
6 May 2018|
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Response from Conor L | Property representative |
Hi Dazse, afraid not but head to Sin é on Coburg Street for some traditional Irish music - Cork's best session!
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