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An Chistin Beag

46 Bridge Street, Skibbereen, Ireland
+353 28 22019
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (14 reviews)
“chicken wings” (4 reviews)
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Irish, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
46 Bridge Street, Skibbereen, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been back here several times because the breakfast and service is just excellent. I would highly recommend as this place never disappoints. The service is quick and efficient as well as great value for money.

Thank _kateleanora
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Make time to eat at Christin Beag in Skibbereen. Food ,service and attention to detail is superb. Evening Visit and Menu was simple but catered for every taste. Def will be going back

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

A lovely evening, great spot with good veggie option (a change from the predictable Irish cop out of veg lasagne, or even worse the unnamed Vegetarian Dish of the Day!) Perfect for the kids too, and accommodating to offer a half portion off the adults...More

Thank Jane O
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

love love this restaurant would recommend booking as it is small and very hard to get a table otherwise. I would recommend everything on the menu but the steak sandwich or chicken goujons is a must. the owners are very helpful and always go out...More

Thank askimcork
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I received a warm welcome into this cozy and cleanly decorated dining room. The menu was modestly priced with a nice array of selections. I chose the baked hake with was both very fresh and cooked to perfection, as were the steamed veg and mashed...More

Thank TravelLife19
Reviewed 16 September 2017

lovely little Cafe, was late for the breakfast as lunch was being served but the staff took the time to ask the kitchen if we could get some small breakfast which they did! Excellent service and fab food, would highly recommend.

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch - yummy! Great service and outstanding food! Each of our choices were outstanding- Just had to wait a little longer than expected but worth it! Eggs Benedict - delicious!!

Thank carolineseacliff
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Great food, generous portions and friendly staff. Call ahead to book a table. Recommend the black pudding cakes. Will return again soon!

Thank yobwashere
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Brought the family to An Chistin Beag knowing it would be good from friends recommendations.We were not disappointed!Decided on mains and dessert.Steak arrived perfectly cooked,superb beer battered haddock,beautifully presented chicken dishes with generous sides.Chocolate and dark orange cake for dessert was to die for.Lovely relaxed...More

Thank john g
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Called in for lunch while in West Cork recently. As always the restaurant was busy but we were accommodated within 15 minutes. I have eaten here on many previous occasions and always come away satisfied. We just had a main course on this occasion- great...More

Thank Barry M
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Questions & Answers
1 November 2017|
Response from Barry M | Reviewed this property |
Would imagine so as while Banks are closed it is not officially a Bank Holiday and as a result most shops/restaurants will be open.
Emilee E
16 May 2017|
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Response from Drinagh F | Reviewed this property |
Yes absolutely
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Bridge Street, Skibbereen, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Skibbereen
  • Phone Number: +353 28 22019
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