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The Abbey Bar & Restaurant

) #42 of 523 Restaurants in Cork $$ - $$$ Irish, European,
Main Street | Carrigaline, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 437 5902
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“piri piri” (3 reviews)
“brownie” (6 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:30All hours
Irish, European, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Carrigaline, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were staying in a B&B nearby and our hostess found us a place to eat after two fruitless attempts on a Friday night! Eventually she was able to get us a table for 8.30 at The Abbey, where she and her husband often went....More

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Modern and clean surroundings and friendly and helpful staff. The menu was a bit limited but they managed to come up with alternatives to cope with a dietary allergy. The staff worked so hard all night we were there and yet still had time to...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there on a Sunday at aroung 4.30pm so suprised to find it fairly busy. I could not understand why because the menu was rather boring and depressing-so much so that my wife simple had pate and toast and I- the hake-which was pan...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 1 week ago

when going to a restaurant when a coeliac it can be hit or miss. Not so here the food was delicious and so tasty. The selection of food on offer was great also and the staff were so kind and helpful. Will be visiting here...More

1  Thank josiejolly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely nothing to fault. The three front of house staff were friendly and eager to please - and they seemed genuinely friendly with each other. The atmosphere was relaxed - there seemed to be quite a few locals and the odd celebration going on -...More

Thank johnfromlondon2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a perfect choice for lunch. Fresh food prepared to order. Very friendly and professional staff. PiriPiri enchilada with minestrone soup was perfect. Great lunch under €10

Thank Marcin K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were able to get in with out a reservation on Friday and Sunday night. Both meals were delicious. I had the green curry meal and the surf and turf sandwich. The service was phenomenal. If you're staying in the area I definitely recommend this...More

Thank s14mike14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located on Main Street Carrigaline , from the outside it looks small , but once inside you will see that it is situated over two floors & decorated tastefully. We ate as a family of four , choosing a range of starters , mains &...More

Thank Moog0_4
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Myself and a friend ate in The Abbey last night as always the staff were friendly and efficient and the service was great. The new menu is a welcome change and the food is fab I had the chicken and vegetable stir fry and it...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I order the chicken wings and the chorizo pasta and they were both pretty disappointing and not worth what they were charging for them. The wings were sub-par, they were soggy and tasted liked they had just been drenched in vinegar. The pasta was lacking...More

Thank emmaq93
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 00:30
10:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Carrigaline, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 437 5902
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