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The Elm Tree

) #48 of 525 Restaurants in Cork ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, European,
Glounthaune, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 435 1024
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Irish, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Glounthaune, Cork, Ireland
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Reviews (481)
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1 - 10 of 481 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

My family and I visited the Elm Tree recently for dinner .It was very busy but we had booked a table so we were fine. It was a real holiday atmosphere as the weather was good and people were eating and drinking outside. We had...More

Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the Elm tree yesterday for Father's day. The food was superb , we all got the beef sirloin roast.It was divine and the portions were value for money.The staff couldn't do enough for us and paid attention to every detail. Our servers Gill...More

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the elm tree on numerous occasions as the food and service is constantly superb.this is my 1st ever review I felt compelled to leave one.on arrival my baby age 1 became quite off form I knew as a mom she needed...More

1  Thank bernieflynn7
TheElmTree1, Owner at The Elm Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi there Bernie, I very much appreciate that you did take the time to post a review. Your feedback is very positive and most welcome. I will convey this to Kyle and team as they do their utmost on a daily basis. Many thanks, Derek

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Ireland on a business trip, our driver recommended this restaurant to our group and I'm very happy he did. The restaurant was busy when we first arrived so we sat in the bar for the short wait for our table. The menu was a...More

Thank desederata
TheElmTree1, Owner at The Elm Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review. I'm delighted that you and your colleagues enjoyed your 'Elm Tree' experience. Would love to get the name of your driver so we can thank him. Warmest regards, Derek

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On receiving a present of a gift voucher for the Elm tree ~ I couldn't wait to sample their delights The choice was amazing and the food was just scrumptious Staff were very friendly and attentive Will most definitely be making a return visit Keep...More

Thank cr0nink
TheElmTree1, Owner at The Elm Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for the great feedback and delighted we ticked the important boxes. Look forward to seeing you again, Warm regards, Derek

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty carvery lunch,very friendly staff,lovely decor in restaurant and their desserts are just out of this world.have eaten here a few times and will be back soon

Thank 694christine
TheElmTree1, Owner at The Elm Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We couldn't ask for more! To receive a review with 'out of this world' written in it is just amazing! Thanking you, Lorraine

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here for Sunday Lunch and it was gorgeous! Very busy there and have to say it is a really slick operation, with great staff who know how to deal with a crowd and are so polite and good with customers. We were in a...More

Thank 828roz
TheElmTree1, Owner at The Elm Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

THANKING YOU so much for the wonderful review. You experienced and grasped the way we want our carvery to run. Delighted you enjoyed. Warm regards, Derek

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am not used to rate a place under 3 but unfortunately I have been desapointed by the Elm Tree. My parents, partner & I were on our way from Blarney Castle to Midleton & wanted to enjoy a nice lunch ... Possibly an Irish...More

Thank Claire Mélanie M
TheElmTree1, Owner at The Elm Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there Melanie, I'm sorry you did not 'rate' our business but I do feel you were expecting something different to a carvery lunch. Carvery is a popular lunch option as it does offer an efficient and wide choice lunch. We do provide a menu...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So this is a second review of The Elm Tree. Stopped in here with my better half on a Monday after a long drive from the north west. My previous review was critical of a couple of things and after our recent visit, i have...More

Thank Tom B
TheElmTree1, Owner at The Elm Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

THANK YOU Tom. It's not often you get someone to make a follow-up review. Very much appreciate you taking the time to post this review. Warm regards, Derek, Proprietor

Reviewed 18 May 2017

this is a pub that has seriously good food. its lunch and carvery have won awards. I was there recently for dinner and it was excellent.

Thank fearmór
TheElmTree1, Owner at The Elm Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, Much appreciate your review on trip advisor. Thanking you, Derek

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glounthaune, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 435 1024
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