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The Island Gate

££ - £££Irish,
Factory Hill, Glanmire, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 435 3951
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (7 reviews)
“side salad” (2 reviews)
“high chair” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar
££ - £££
Factory Hill, Glanmire, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

My Husband and I recently visited the Island Gate Restaurant for dinner. We did not book but there was no problem as it was very quiet. It was years since we ate here and it was always busy then. We got a nice table and...More

Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Recently a group of us visited The Island Gate for an evening meal. The variety was excellent and fantastic value. All present were so pleased with the quality and presentation of the various starters and main dishes not to mention deserts, all cooked to perfection....More

Reviewed 10 September 2016

We've eaten here a few times recently and it's always great. Our last visit was on 7th of September, a birthday treat for our 18 year old daughter and her friends. The food is decent bar food, reasonably priced and generous portions. The service is...More

Thank Anne-Marie K
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Absolutely shocking called in last night for food (5/7/16) at 20:50 with my accountant to get something to eat and was told in broken English that they was closed even though a large sign outside said food served till 10:30pm. Wouldn't mind there was still...More

1  Thank Tony F
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We come here regularly. No fault , the food is consistently good... I recommend the steak... nice place to bring the family!

Thank Colleen O
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner with my partner , got the early bird , was delicious as always .... I love coming here with my friends aswell ... Great place to catch up with someone and the staff and very friendly and they remember your face...More

Thank Keeet31
Reviewed 20 March 2016

My family and I have been to The Island Gate on a few Sunday evenings in the past few weeks. The food has been superb and great value. The staff are so pleasant and helpful . All in all a very nice experience. Thank you...More

Thank LucyBe
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Fantastic meal, fantastic staff. Thoroughly enjoyed ever bit. Relaxing atmosphere for everyone. Everyone licked their plates clean.

2  Thank Scarletlady1978
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

The island gate is not making the most of what they can offer, I had a business meeting here recently and found it very average but it was priced reasonably so did not make a fuss, I found the staff unpleasant though, not that they...More

1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Went here with my family for a meal, walked in and got a table near fire, the bar was warm and welcoming and the menu was varied and looked delicious. The server was quick and friendly, and fix everything to make sure you had a...More

2  Thank robkmurf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Factory Hill, Glanmire, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork  >  Glanmire
  • Phone Number: +353 21 435 3951
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