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Idaho Cafe

#55 of 489 Restaurants in Cork
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Centre
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Caroline Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 6376
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Cork, Ireland
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152 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was here today with the lovely Ursula. ''Twas very cosy and we were served quickly by lovely staff. Delicious lattes and the most yummy carrot cake for me and hot rhubarb pie for herself. I'd give it five stars except it's very crammed in there with little space and we have to move stuff around to let people in and... More 

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Thank Bandy1954
Crookhaven, Ireland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When my family and I come to Cork City Idaho Cafe is the first place we visit. The owner & gals he has serving are welcoming, friendly and attentive without being over bearing. They have the best coffee & may only have a small menu but they do everything to pure perfection. Even though it is a small cafe and... More 

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Thank Mary Ann E
County Cork, Ireland
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant/ cafe is just fab at any time of the day, service with a smile every time ! It isn't a large space but the staff go out of their way to accommodate you.

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Thank Stephanie M
Collingswood, New Jersey
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

A staff person at our hotel in Cork told us about this lovely cafe. All the food was fresh and delicious! The servers were kind and welcoming. Great food, good prices in a charming, very intimate space.

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Thank D0nnatravels
Cork, Ireland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Called in looking for tea and scones but the lovely girl behind the counter convinced us to go for the brownies... SO glad we did, no exaggeration they were the nicest brownies I've ever had! Lovely atmosphere, definitely stop by!

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Thank CCClaire123
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My son and I decided to pop in here for a coffee last week. It's wonderful , I love the ambiance , the decor and off course the coffee . We decided to have breakfast while there. Food is simple enough but divine. I have had been here previous to this occasion , a long time ago . I found... More 

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Thank Mary D
Cork, Ireland
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I really like this little cafe. I visit occasionally with my daughter for breakfast/brunch and often pop in for a take out coffee during my lunch break. Staff are a pleasure to deal with and the food always hits the mark. My daughter loves the waffles with bacon and maple syrup. It's quite compact but this never bothers us. It's... More 

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Thank Jackie S
Dublin, Ireland
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Visited for the first time today for lunch. Really tasty dishes... I had the blackened chicken salad, my mum the potato and celery soup and my son the chicken and sweet chilli bapini! We cleared all plates... Nothing left!! My mum then had the dessert of the day... Meringue with raspberries.... Delicious delicious delicious! Will be back next time I'm... More 

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Thank Tara111Hogan
Longford, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Spent four days in Cork and sacrificed the convenience of a hotel breakfast three floors away in a lift to walk ten minutes to Idaho. The food is really really good. Im not gonna lie, its not earth shattering but its dam nice. Its the staff and the atmosphere and, without overstressinbg the point, their ablity to deal with my... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Centrally located and reasonably priced, Idaho is a great place for lunch, coffees , desserts . The staff are very friendly and know the menu well,

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Thank Irishvisitor12

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Cuisine
Irish, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caroline Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 21 427 6376

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?