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Isaac's Restaurant

48 Maccurtain Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 450 3805
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish cakes” (39 reviews)
“lamb curry” (13 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Maccurtain Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Tuesday night and the place was very busy. We had a reservation. There was a lovely atmosphere and it is a nice setting. Wonderful varied menu. The food was plentiful, tasty and well presented! The staff were a delight. It was...More

Thank Schmallie
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is a really nice restaurant, nice service, pleasant to be here. Food tastes really good, you feel full at the end of the evening :)

Thank Girts O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We’ve been eating here for over 24yrs and it has never dipped below its high standards. Fresh food, simply cooked, excellent seafood & steak, home baked bread & friendly staff. There’s always a buzz, with a chatty atmosphere in relaxed surroundings.

Thank corkanne070
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is served fast and tastes nice, however portions are small. staff are friendly and atmosphere is wonderful.

Thank Criag H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tipped off to Isaac’s by a friend and extremely happy we went. After a long day of travel around the Dingle Peninsula we stopped in for dinner. We were greet with a smile and sat straight away. Our meal was fantastic, well prepared and the...More

Thank Domenick F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very busy restaurant. Excellent venue for evening meals. Staff brilliant. Managed to get us in on a late Friday evening request. Special thank you to Jaqueline and Dee our waitresses on both the visits.

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I were in Cork for the weekend, we wanted an early dinner, Isaac's was nearby to our hotel. We went on a Saturday early evening, so it wasn't too busy. I would recommend booking if you are going after 7.30pm. We went...More

Thank Pluv
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here on two occasions during our stay in Cork. The menu provided many wonderful options and the staff was exceptionally friendly and warm. Found the value to be very good, as well, compared to some of the more higher priced options in the immediate...More

Thank Don J
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Friday night after work buzz in abundance here. Perfect place to wind down with business partners. Great service, super menu and the most excellent of food are all parts of the picture of excellence. We had a lovely time.

Thank Gerry P
Reviewed 17 May 2018

A small group of friends, we came here for lunch. We just had main course, dessert and tea/coffee. We all were delighted with the experience; one or two had been here before (we came on their recommendation), the rest hadn't. I had one of the...More

Thank josepholiverm
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Questions & Answers
Pamela W
27 July 2016|
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Response from liam o | Reviewed this property |
I don't know that. But if you want a good vegetarian restaurant in Cork you should try Cafe Paradiso at Lancaster Quay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 47
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Maccurtain Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 450 3805
  • E-mail
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