Cork for Foodies

With its English Market and winding streets filled with independent food shops, Cork has established itself as a leading foodie destination. Taste some of the finest fresh produce available, and stock up on deli items to take home. 

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Recommended events

Cork Opera House Christmas Concert

Gather your holly, your ivy, and bring the whole family to enjoy a very special night of seasonal music this Christmas. The Christmas Concert with feature national and international artists singing a range of festive classics with a mix of local choirs and musicians. They will be accompanied by the Cork Opera House Concert Orchestra led by renowned conductor John O Brien.

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Fiona Kearney, Director of Glucksman, University College Cork

As a long time denizen of Cork, the city and its meandering paths have provided me with many a favourite place, from the graceful edges of the Glucksman gallery (naturally) to the narrow and super-steep steps up Shandon Tower.  



Discover Cork in 24 hours with this city guide from The River Lee hotel. Learn about the shopping district, places to eat and top attractions.

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