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K.C's

#54 of 489 Restaurants in Cork
Certificate of Excellence
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Douglas Village, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 436 1418
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Today
12:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 01:30
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 00:30
Thu - Fri 12:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 01:30
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Cork, Ireland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

i used to love our trips to kc usually on sunday evenings but of the last few mts we had been very dissapointed with the food.we called again yesterday same thing. we que up at opening time 4.30 .the que moves fast enought at this time .get back to car to enjoy. food and enchalada and mexican. stone cold .it... More 

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1 Thank ojmcsweeney
Tipperary, Ireland
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Best chips ever and their curry sauce is to die for. I just love it here. Always a mental queue but it goes unbelievably quick. The chips come wrapped in paper the only way to have. You have to try this place a million times before you die

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Thank michelle19851964
Ireland
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106 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

K.C's is an institution in Cork. Few places have such a dedicated following, the food is really good for what it is, highly recommended after a few pints

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Thank Sean F
Cork, Ireland
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ridiculously small portions. Poor chips. Lennox of Barrack St a far better option. Not worth the queuing

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Thank David H
Oviedo, Spain
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Simply amazing. If you like burgers, this place is a must. The only drawback is that they only open on the evenings.

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Thank FranciscoOrtin
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I go here regularly, and the food is incredible. I have eaten half the menu at this stage. The Kansas city is a personal favourite (Pulled pork). The staff are always friendly

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Thank Andrew H
Ireland
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Kcs is a must visit whenever i am in Cork! Always fantastic! The queue is worth waiting in! You wont regret it!

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Thank Erica D
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82 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Being with Irish friends, I heard a lot about this place and they brought me for starting the weekend on a Friday night. The burgers are wonderful and very good prices! For the chips, it was average. But the burgers, it is good fast food and value.

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Thank Clément I
Cork, Ireland
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97 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I had been to K.C's many times, back in the 90's because I was working nearby and was never been disappointed. I rediscovered the place this year and it has gotten better. This is a very popular Chipper, but wort the wait to get in :-) There's a great choice of food and after you finally decide what to have,... More 

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Thank eoin234
County Cork, Ireland
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

There aren't too many village chippers that can draw customers from miles away just to eat from a paper bag while sitting in their car double-parked across the way. Whatever you do, don't order a simple fish & chips, try out the menu because it's been honed over decades to its current epic form.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:30
Monday
17:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:30
Thursday
17:00 - 00:30
12:30 - 14:00
Friday
12:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 01:30
Saturday
17:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Douglas Village, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Douglas
  • Neighbourhood: Douglas
  • Phone Number: +353 21 436 1418

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?