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8 Pembroke Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 243 8000
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Tunisian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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8 Pembroke Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently went to Orso for dinner and would really recommend it. The staff are lovely, the food very tasty and a lovely ambience.

Thank Orla d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing fresh food. Different menu. Lovely coffee. Really great place for lunch. Must try it in the evening heard its great

Thank JesK1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, different flavours, busy atmosphere and attentive staff. Nothing was too much trouble. Sat at the bar, enjoyed the halloumi starter, monkfish stew main and the market fish main then shared a chocolate board plus tried the craft beer. Everything we sampled was cooked...More

Thank MrHappypinkunicorn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal here. The manager, who was lovely recommended the Spiced Potato, Squash and Beetroot Bake. It came topped with goats cheese and crispy onions, just what we needed on a January evening! It's quite a small room but a really nice atmosphere....More

Thank malley18
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful brunch, service and ambience. Liked that the brunch options where different from the usual.

Thank Nora R
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Myself and four friends were stuck for a restaurant to eat out in on the 2nd of January. A quick perusal of Trip Advisor and Orso came highly recommended. It had the added advantage of a late kitchen and they catered for walk ins. It...More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We were here for the second time, the first time we only grabbed a drink, but now we had dinner as well. The food was delicious and spicy ;) Good beers, fine wines and different G and T!

Thank Steffie v
Reviewed 31 December 2017

My partner and I visit here as ofter as we can. The food is delicious and the drinks are superb! But what makes the place is the staff, they are so welcoming and attentive with out being over bearing. This place is doing it right!

Thank ellenxdoran
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Orso is a great little restaurant, the food is very innovative. Great for vegetarians and carnivores. Food has a Lebanese twist to it. It’s a walk in restaurant definitely worth a try for breakfast lunch or dinner.

Thank karenodk
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

I came here yesterday with a friend when our usual coffee spot was full. We loved the look of the menu so ordered brunch as well. Food is typical Irish breakfast items but with a twist. I had a Lebanese flatbread topped with black pudding,...More

Thank Chantelle W
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Pembroke Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 243 8000
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We serve exciting food with bold flavours in the heart of the city. Open from 8am, 6 days per week. We serve our own roast of coffee and an ever changing menu, amazing pastries, an exciting wine list and beers from our own brewery.
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