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The Ovens

££ - £££Irish, ,
16-17 Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 9663
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  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“irish music” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
16-17 Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

When touring on Plunkett you cannot walk by without stopping in for at least one Guinness.Once inside it is what you vision an Irish bar to be.Our only disappointment was that we could not stay long enough to here there music a little later in...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017

Was strolling through Oliver Plunkett st when it started to rain very bad, first door I saw was The Ovens. Had a nice pint by the fire, very relaxed, with lots of locals having a good craic. Friendly crowd.

Thank Fernando M
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Nice selection of beers, although strangely no Murphy's ! Nice Peat fire burning in the hearth, and good and attentive service.

Thank McJaeger
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I visited this bar last Saturday evening for a few drinks before going for food and found the staff friendly, the bee good and the banter with a few people I met in there was excellent. Avery nice and friendly bar with good staff and...More

Thank Tommywex
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Lovely atmosphere and perfect for a traditional Irish night, Very relaxing and yet a vibrant pub. Excellent

Thank janis l
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is an unassuming, traditional pub that features traditional Irish music on Sunday evenings, and it's worth a visit. The atmosphere is pleasant, the service is congenial, and the crowd is a mix of locals and visitors, all of whom seem very welcome. But the...More

Thank Prof_William_J
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We visited this bar several times during our 4 night stay in Cork. Great attentive staff & very musically talented [especially Eva!], great pint of Guinness + other ales. We went in during the day & night, great atmosphere at any time of day, but...More

Thank BigLyn
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Not what I would call a restaurant it's just a bar nice and friendly usual crack live music etc. But not a restaurant!!!.............a large bar and quite dark seating outside

Thank Parosgirl1
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Location great , music in bar and we even managed to dance here though I'm not sure if you are supposed to. Met locals and had a great night as they were chatty and friendly. There is traditional music here on a Sunday and I...More

Thank bridroc
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Great night , traditional Irish music , packed to the rafters, great atmosphere we were singing along until the end ,

Thank Sue P
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Restaurant Details

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Irish, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-17 Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 427 9663
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