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Vintage in Cork City

The 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…
Food in Durrus

Durrus Farmhouse

West Cork has earned an international reputation for its marvellous cheese, thanks to the likes of Durrus Farmhouse, whose produce is sold all over Ireland and the wider world. You can visit the farm and watch the c…
Market in Bantry

Bantry Market

Wolfe Tone Sq takes on a heady mix of aromas for the weekly farmers market. Fresh fruit, organic veg, bread, cheese, charcuterie and other local produce fill most stalls, but there's also clothing, bric-a-brac and f…
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 Castletownbere

Farmers Market

The town's market is a lively and interesting affair, with stalls selling not only fresh local produce, but all kinds of stuff including farm tools, fishing tackle, antique jewellery, secondhand books, clothing and …
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.
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.
Market in Midleton

Midleton Farmers Market

Midleton's farmers market is one of Cork's best, with bushels of local produce on offer and producers who are happy to chat. It's behind the big roundabout at the north end of Main St.
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.
Market in Kinsale

Farmers Market

Sets up on the wee square across from the tourist office; this is the place to buy artisan foods straight from the producer.