St Fin Barre's Cathedral
Spiky spires, gurning gargoyles and rich sculpture make up the exterior of Cork's Protestant cathedral, an attention-grabbing mixture of...
Beamish & Crawford Brewery
This famous brewery is the most ancient porter brewery in Ireland. Beer drinkers will love the well presented tours that end with a few...
Cork Vision Centre
There’s a model exhibition at the Cork Vision Centre – literally. A huge and intriguing model of the city and its surrounds dominates...
Contemporary and experimental works are staged by the UCC drama group and visiting companies.
Café de la Paix
An unassuming red exterior hides this chilled-out wine bar backing on to the River Lee. Picture windows make the most of the view and...
16 Lancaster Quay · interesting places nearby
Cafe Paradiso information
A contender for best restaurant in town in any genre, Paradiso serves contemporary vegetarian dishes, including vegan fare: how about sweet chilli–glazed panfried tofu with Asian greens in coconut and lemongrass broth, or spring cabbage dolma of roast squash, caramelised onion and hazelnut, with cardamom yoghurt and saffron-crushed potatoes? Reservations are essential. Dinner, bed and breakfast rates staying in the funky upstairs rooms start from €100 per person.