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38 Popes Quay | Shandon, Cork, Ireland
+353 87 640 9079
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thali” (23 reviews)
“sambar” (17 reviews)
“samosas” (18 reviews)
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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38 Popes Quay | Shandon, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Small menu but the food was wonderful. We had the Dahi Samosa Chaat which was beautifully spiced and I’m looking forward to coming back!

Thank Claire P
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Simply fantabulous South Indian traditional and contemporary creative food. You will always find the Amazing Dosa and samosa chat every day. Each day the menu changes and Iyer dishes out unconventional creations that will leave your taste buds asking for more. I dont know how...More

2  Thank cosmopolitan_foodie
Reviewed 26 April 2018

deffinetly I wil reccomend to anyone who likes good ealthy vegan food! Veryy good service, great location as its near centre, easy to find

Thank herbalphilia
Reviewed 11 April 2018

I can't believe this restaurant is not higher up on Trip Advisor. It's absolutely incredible Indian food and amazing to see an all-veggie restaurant. The cake is as good as the food. Me and a friend tried a Thali, Dosa and another starter and had...More

Thank rwlongwayhome
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Having heard about this restaurant a number of times, I visited for lunch with friends. The restaurant is tiny, seating about 12 people so be early. The lady serving in the restaurant was very friendly and most helpful in explaining the menu. There was three...More

Thank James O
Reviewed 5 April 2018

I have been wanting to visit Iyer's since I heard about it a couple of years ago, and it happened last Saturday. We went there after a lot of walking in my heeled boots!!! So it was lovely to sit down and enjoy the lovely...More

Thank Vidya K
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Iyer's presents food that is a feast of flavours! While there are many restaurants in Cork that have their culinary origins from the Indian sub-continent none of them are quite like Iyer's. It is unique in that sense. There is nothing comparable on the competitive...More

Thank Bopbopbaby3
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Thats all you need to know. Just go for it. Its all made with Love and the best of ingredients. These are the 2 most important things for soul food!

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

I had been looking forward to visiting Iyers since my last visit to Cork. Turned up mid afternoon as I thought it might be quieter. No such luck, the place was full and there were eager diners milling around outside. We wandered off for a...More

Thank imagespace
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I have visited several times and I fully appreciate what all the hype is about, there is nothing quiet like Iyers for this type of food and quality anywhere else in Ireland

Thank Pat V
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Questions & Answers
1 June 2018|
Response from iyerscafe | Property representative |
Hello. We are an alcohol free venue. So, we don't have a license or don't encourage BYO I am afraid. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause you. We look forward to serving you here sometime.
25 August 2017|
Response from iyerscafe | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for updating our holiday times here. I tried to change the info through the app as well, but it doesn't seem to update.
Marion J
25 April 2017|
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Response from iyerscafe | Property representative |
Hello. We are closed Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Open Wednesday to Saturday from 12pm to 5.30 pm. Lat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Popes Quay | Shandon, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 87 640 9079
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