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The Quays Bar and Restaurant

17 Westbourn Place, Cobh, Ireland
+353 21 481 3539
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (46 reviews)
“prawn salad” (7 reviews)
“side salad” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
17 Westbourn Place, Cobh, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived by boat and the locals put on an Australa Day festival, OK, it was not actually AD but it was put on for our boat as we were basically mostly Australians .food was excellent and the service from the bar staff was the...More

Thank 674michael155
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The chowder was unreal. Unlike many other places it was served in a huge bowl and was filled with lots of fresh fish. Delicious!!!

Thank Danijelas7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant offered a nice view of the harbor. The service and food were both average. We read all of the reviews and saw it was the #2 restaurant in Cobh. So, we went expecting a wonderful meal I would never go here again. It...More

Thank catballant
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff were very nice but the food is substandard for the price that they charge for it! Would not return to this restaurant ever again. The scallops were gritty and served with iceberg lettuce, raw chunks of onion and pepper. This came with anemic garlic...More

Thank 261hello
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though Cobh is along the water, there aren’t many places to eat. The food here is nothing to write home about and they even ran out of Chardonnay on a Sunday. But if the weather is nice it’s fine to be out on the...More

Thank Run2Ski
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite being a very busy, sunny Friday evening, the service and food was excellent. Even though we had to wait, our order was taken & the waitress kept us up to date & brought drinks straight away leaving us to relax & enjoy the beautiful...More

Thank Miriam H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The last few reviews have not been so good, yet, we came here on the recommendation of our B&B landlady and were not disappointed! We walked in on a glorious June evening, could not at first sit outside, but were promptly moved when a table...More

Thank CarolFieldhouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The quality of the food was good but had to wait 50 minutes for orders to arrive, servings were small, not worth the price charged which was at the top end for pub or restaurant food. Myself and my 93yo independently living mother decided to...More

Thank DermotMerr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here after a visit to The Titanic Experience and I really felt like we got 3rd class food at 1st class prices! Despite the fact that their advertising board outside listed a vegetarian option it was not on the menu we were...More

Thank kircody
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think it’s just location that’s keepin this restaurant in business... it probably does a roaring trade from the cruise ships ... the location is amazing but the food is just about mediocre at besto In fairness the cod was fresh and the batter crispy.....More

2  Thank Pauline R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Westbourn Place, Cobh, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cobh
  • Phone Number: +353 21 481 3539
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