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38 Popes Quay | Shandon, Cork, Ireland
+353 87 640 9079
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thali” (20 reviews)
“sambar” (15 reviews)
“samosas” (14 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 5:30 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38 Popes Quay | Shandon, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, do not be put off by the size of this place. It only has seating for around 12 people in total. You can of course have a take away and this is a very good option. We had to stand outside for 15 minutes...More

Thank ps151061
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my husband and ordered a few things. Really fresh, clean, and delicious. Super friendly, attentive and kind staff. I can't wait to come back, thank you for the nice visit!

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for lunch with friends. Great little Indian vegetarian restaurant overlooking the river. Not many tables but the food and service is excellent.

Thank blitzboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous meal here ! Affordable , unique menu and full of flavour . Will definitely be going back ;)

Thank cara C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is an interesting restaurant to visit, because the menu varies quite a bit over a period of time, but is always tasty and well thought-out. The Dahl and thalindishes are always good. My only quibble is that, while the prices are very reasonable, the...More

1  Thank mjdcurran
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Is surprisingly delightful. Went for lunch. The food is colourful, authentic and delicious. Many good choices. Suggest sharing. Samosas are really tasty. Lemon lassis quenching. This is a CASH only place. Be aware.

Thank rhamba k
Reviewed 6 August 2017

There is a problem going to a restaurant that constantly gets good reviews. Will I eat on a bad day, will I like it or maybe I am an oddball who cannot be pleased. Thankfully I loved it and the food was amazing. To be...More

Thank thehurleyfamily2016
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

As confirmed carnivores we had late lunch. Wonderful service... excellent recommendations from our waitress - great atmosphere. Fab flavours...highly recommend. We will be back to work our way through the menu. With such lovely food - we could both turn veggie!!!

Thank PinPalsMary
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Charming establishment with central location. Incredibly flavorful authentic Indian cuisine. Great choice for vegetarian/vegan. Generous portion and the staff was super duper friendly. And the price was a great value but it is a small tight dining room with a great picture window with nice...More

Thank TravelLife19
Reviewed 1 July 2017

first time going, had the dosa, ill admit not my cup of tea, but maybe something else on the menu will suit me better. the brownie though was very nice, so moist and flavorsome, will get that again and thought it was good value for...More

1  Thank K H
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25 August 2017|
Response from iyerscafe | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for updating our holiday times here. I tried to change the info through the app as well, but it doesn't seem to update.
Marion J
25 April 2017|
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Response from iyerscafe | Property representative |
Hello. We are closed Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Open Wednesday to Saturday from 12pm to 5.30 pm. Lat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Popes Quay | Shandon, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 87 640 9079
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