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Les Gourmandises

17 Cook Street, Cork, Ireland
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“parsnip soup” (6 reviews)
“sea bream” (12 reviews)
“foie gras” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Gluten Free Options
17 Cook Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on Saturday night to celebrate my birthday and what a treat. Friendly staff greeted us & we were taken to our table immediately. Menu, basket of breads & water carafe provided speedily & Specials of the evening well described by waitress. We enjoyed the...More

Thank CorkGirl170
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent dinner on Saturday night. Delicious food & efficent, friendly service. The menu was interesting and varied in comfortable, pleasant surroundings.

Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent place, nice staff. Everything was really good, the Smocked Cod especially. Interesting french wine list with some wines also from Spain and Italy.

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Went to Les Gourmandises on a Thursday evening with a friend for dinner. We were greeted by friendly staff on arrival and shown to our table. The menu was varied and tantalising. We had pork terrine and seafood starters, which were delicious. Our mains were...More

Thank DenisByrne74
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Had our annual family Christmas treat here again this year and it never ever disappoints. The food again was perfectly prepared and presented in a most professional manner and the wine list had something for every palate. My thought for today is why wait for...More

Thank BlentoA
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The food was quite simply excellent. Tastings of seafood, a great crab dish, tender lamb cuts and e perfectly cooked sea bream. All plates well proportioned and beautifully served. As for others commenting of poor service, hogwash. Everyone was friendly and helpful. You will enjoy...More

Thank 3hands
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

We were five in a birthday celebration. We were greeted and had coats taken on arrival. Everyone very pleasant and obliging. We were presented with a few choices with menus. A Christmas menu. A two course menu and a three course menu. All between 34...More

Thank RealFoodIreland
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We enjoyed a sharing board generously filled with different starters and a range of breads.We certainy had plenty and a good range of items. Our main courses were slow cooked beef which was incredibly tender and fresh salmon. Each dish was presented with an elegant...More

Thank MICK0950
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

The kitchen at Les Gourmandises produces exceptional food, if to a somewhat limited menu. Unfortunately, the service the night we visited was poor, with something of an attitude problem evident amongst the serving staff. Would I go back? Only if I had a gift voucher...More

Thank Eamonn C
Reviewed 19 November 2017

A gift voucher brought me to what I quickly discovered was an exceptional restaurant with outstanding food, service and atmosphere. Rarely have I eaten a dish served straight from the chef's hands, and that also was the case for the main courses of my two...More

1  Thank dermo2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 44 - USD 148
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Cook Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre
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