Cork City shopping

Vintage in Cork City

Village Hall

This Aladdin’s cave is stuffed to the brim with unusual vintage clothing, vinyl records, eclectic furniture and assorted oddities. Despite being full of knick-knacks to browse through, it maintains a stylish interio…
Deli in Cork City

On the Pig's Back

This famous deli stall in the English Market groans beneath serried ranks of French and Irish cheeses, charcuterie, homemade pâtés and pastries.
Music in Cork City

PLUGD Records

Stocks all kinds of music on vinyl and CD and is the place to keep up with Cork's ever-changing music scene.
Books in Cork City

Vibes & Scribes

Stocks a vast selection of new, secondhand and remaindered books, including lots of Irish interest titles.
Toys in Cork City

Pinocchio's Toys & Gifts

Forget your plastic playthings, explore this little gem full of ethically sourced and good quality toys. Most are traditional creations made of wood and built to last but you’ll find plenty of the cuddly variety too…
Market in Cork City

The Fair Alternative

Shop for some local crafts in this charming market every Saturday, held in the local Unitarian church. Expect handmade jewellery, cosmetics, knitwear, art, candles and photography and other surprising gems.
Music in Cork City

Pro Musica

A focal point and meeting place for Cork's musicians, with a full range of instruments from electric guitars to clarinets, recording equipment, sheet music and a noticeboard.
Chocolate in Cork City


O'Conaill creates exquisite handmade chocolates; don't leave Cork without sampling its delicious Chocolatier's Hot Chocolate.
Food & Drinks in Cork City

Quay Co-Op Organic & Wholefood Shop

One of the pioneers of Cork's alternative scene, this is an excellent place to find fresh and healthy picnic fare.
Art in Cork City

20 20 Gallery

Commercial fine-art gallery selling paintings, ceramics and photographic prints by a broad range of Irish artists.