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29 Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 3888
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible33%
15 Jan 2015
“How not to run a restaurant”
7 Jan 2015
“Very tasty”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
29 Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 16 January 2015

I was here just before Christmas, apparently it had just been renovated although it didnt look like it to me. First off, we all had our food order taken, no one offered drinks , we had to ask to see the wine menu after we...More

Thank BHeire
Reviewed 8 January 2015

We go here quiet a bit because they have the best fillet steaks in town and for a very reasonable price!!they even did a kids portion of steak for our 12 year old son.they have a varied menu and are in the process of renovating...More

3  Thank Jean K
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Avoid. Probably the worst food and worst service I've ever had. Was there with friends for New Years eve. It's a small place nothing special and was only expecting an average meal but it was drastically worse than that. Went for the lamb loin the...More

Thank Ralph C
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Surprised by the negative reviews here. We had a wonderful meal. I had possibly the best soup I've ever had. Service was excellent, good humoured and informative. This was our third night in Cork, and while we'd enjoyed our other meals (though one was twice...More

7  Thank DavidMcCann3000
Reviewed 25 August 2014

I went to this restaurant with a friend on Wednesday aug 20th I was led to believe it was an Italian restaurant but the menu is a jumble of all sorts. The restaurant was empty at 8.00 pm so I should have realised that was...More

Thank Eileen_Cambs
Reviewed 7 August 2014

We have been customers of Castellis for 7 years and we wish we could go every week! Each dish is always so tasty and cooked fresh. We always bring visitors and family there who often talk about the food with fond memories next time we...More

1  Thank peadarob
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Where do I start??! Firstly the service was terrible, Fawlty towers-esque. There was one waitress working on the night and she struggled to cope with our table of two and an other couple who happened to be there at the same time. Her English was...More

2  Thank Mark O
Reviewed 1 March 2014 via mobile

Have been a frequent patron for few years. Place has only one fan heater over entrance door. Heating newer on. Always have to ask to put heating on. Had to eat out meal several times with outer coat on. Seafood is Terrible and not fresh....More

Thank Mairead O
Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

Other restaurants were packed - this one wasn't, we should have seen the signs... 30euro total for two mains that were incredibly poor quality and took 45 minutes to arrive. If you check out the menu, don't be fooled as what you will get will...More

1  Thank KimberleyMills
Reviewed 18 November 2013

When we were able to get a table without a reservation at a time when all other restaurants in the are were busy, we should have realised that there might have been a reason for same! Unfortunately, there was. I regret to say that this...More

Thank Nel L
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 24 - USD 31
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 21 427 3888
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