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Gilbert's Bistro in the Square

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit pricey but price was greatly reduced for additional 3rd night stay. Have to agree that the back entrance is not attractive. However our (deluxe) room was large and had a good sized bathroom with walk-in shower, it also overlooked the square and had a sea view. Definite pity that breakfast is unavailable as restaurant serves superb food, but...

Thank Trish J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an hour for lunch today so trusted a colleague with local knowledge. Lady that looked after us was attentive ,friendly and sooooooo professional ! The restaurant was spacious, clean, modern and had a high quality feel to it . Plenty of people there ,lovely atmosphere.Gutted was working as could have really taken advantage of what would otherwise be a...

Thank Criminology
Port Perry, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, friendly owner/waitress, food was well prepared. Relaxed atmosphere and original art work by the chef grace the walls. My fresh catch of the day was Sea Trout, complimented with a locally crafted red ale from Dungarvan Brewery. My wife enjoyed the grilled Mediterranean vegetable dish with chicken breast matched with a merlot. Dessert was the warm chocolate cake...

Thank MrB2015
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is the best restaurant I ever had. Food was amazing and chief there is fantastic. Really recommend.Next time I will be in Cobh I will go there again. The location of restaurant is also realy good. Everything amazing. I would maybe recommend you also to say personal compliment to chief.

Thank michalp26
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Really amazing food with great service. I would like to recommed you this restaurant with accomodation, it's in the city centre and offers you really good service. I think thst chef's food is one of the best I've ever had.

Thank R9415VSmartinp
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 29 March 2017

went here for a meal with family, we were warmly greeted at the door and were shown to our table, the place was warm and welcoming and the staff were very friendly. the food was well presented and tasty. the service was excellent and we had a very enjoyable meal. only one thing spoiled it - every time and order...

Thank robkmurf
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We were only staying for one night in cobh. Lovely bedroom with very comfy four poster bed. Fabulous shower would stay again. No breakfast but tea and coffee making facilities in the room. The bells of the nearby cathedral were lovely.

Thank mariapatriciaireland
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Stayed two nights here.Location of this place is perfect,right in the middle of Cobh.The room was big and bright but the bed was two singles pushed together to make a double and not comfortable.No breakfast included or available in the bistro.Entrance is a very unattractive and awkward steel side door.A bit overpriced for what you get.

Thank 918dsk91
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Nicest beef stew I've ever had and I've had a lot ...I'm a bit of a stew connoisseur ... would highly recommend it ... boys had chips .. real chips ...they were fab .. nice big home-made tasty ones - then the ice cream super delicious .. the waiter and waitress very nice and helpful x

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Very good food and service I recomend to everybody. The location is in the center inside the restaurant look very simple but doesn t metter the food and the service are supper!!! Thank you and we will be back soon

Thank Bordea O

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With regard to restaurants in Cork, Gilbert's Restaurant and Townhouse accommodation is located in one of the attractive squares in the centre of the historic town of Cobh and nestling under the famous St. Colman's Cathedral it offers the unique opportunity to sample a delicious meal and then retire to the luxurious accommodation just above the restaurant. Gilbert's is the newest restaurant in Cobh. Gilbert's is different - come to Cobh and see for yourself. The modern decor complements the contemporary Irish food served in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Fully licensed, it is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. All produce is sourced locally where possible and daily specials appear on the lunch and dinner menus.Every dish is cooked to order. The restaurant can cater for small private parties. Parties can be tucked away in two cosy alcoves set back from the main dining area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gilbert's Bistro in the Square

Address: 11 Pearse Square, Cobh, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cobh
Price Range: $128 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Deluxe room on First Floor has superb views.”
TrishJ183, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Go for one on the front at least you will have a view.”
PaulofPleshey, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We were over the restaurant looking out on the square... it was such a nice room!”
JenniferRidge, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Refurbished room seem to be excellent value.”
I9604LIjimm, 21 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Top floor. 1 BR, bath, separate living room and a kitchen!”
Boone902, 12 Oct 2014 | Read review
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