What restaurants are open in Cork? The definitive live list

By James Fenton

June 29, 2020 at 11:41am

What restaurants are open in Cork? The definitive live list

Cork restaurants are starting to reopen their doors from today as part of phase 3 of Ireland's return to business roadmap.

It's been a long three months for the hospitality industry but Cork restaurants will finally start to reopen their doors from today. Social distancing guidelines will be in place but the people of Cork are able to gather with friends for an evening out once again. Our definitive list of what restaurants are open in Cork has all the answers you need.

This list will be updated regularly as more restaurants announce their reopening. Check out what restaurants are open in Cork below.

(last updated June 29 2020)

What restaurants are open in Cork?


The Carey's Lane spot will be firing up Asian cuisine again from Wednesday, July 1. It will initially only be open from Wednesdays until Sundays.



You can enjoy a coffee and a sambo at Alchemy from June 29



The vegetarian cuisine of Denis Cotter will return on July 1.


Elbow Lane

You can get that sizzling smokehouse into you at Elbow Lane from July 4.

The Glass Curtain

July 2 is the big day for this spot in the Victorian Quarter.


July 1 is the date to mark for the return of Coqbull's burgers and chicken specialties.


The Spitjack

The Washington Street eatery will be open seven days a week from June 29.


The Oliver Plunkett

Substantial meals in the cosy pub surroundings of The Oliver Plunkett will be served from June 29.



Just a four-minute walk from the English Market, Cornstore will be back with a new menu from July 2.


Jacques restaurant

Jacques will reopen its doors on Wednesday, July 8.


The Square Table

The popular Blarney spot will reopen on Wednesday, July 8.



Gallo & Galetti

Delicious Italian cuisine will be available again from June 29.


Fine Japanese dining at Miyazaki can take place again from July 7.

(header pic: Koto Cork)


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