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The Church Restaurant

Bridge Street, Skibbereen P81 EE95, Ireland
+353 28 23625
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (34 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (7 reviews)
“roulade” (7 reviews)
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Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Bridge Street, Skibbereen P81 EE95, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely fabulous meal tonight in The Church Restaurant Skibbereen West Cork. This is definitely the best meal I have enjoyed in a long time. The head Chef is very talented and went above and beyond as I arrived just as the kitchen was closing and...More

Thank Con O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ate here with some cycling friends, table booked at short notice and we were looked after very well, great food and service.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my partner had lunch here for his birthday and it was fabulous. I ordered the steak sandwich and despite requesting it to be well done, the service was very fast. Absolutely delicious and the staff were very friendly and accommodating. Hope to return...More

Thank Rosie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table for nine hungry cyclists at short notice on a busy Saturday night. They went out of their way to accommodate us. The menu is not extensive but is not necessarily a bad sign. Everybody was more than happy with what they ordered...More

Thank Bjornturun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fab restaurant Food was delicious service was great Everyone was so friendly and helpful lovely done inside really great decor Def go back again

Thank Sandra K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were at the West coast Of Cork with a friend. Looking to have lunch we came across at this beautiful church and by its name- Church restaurant we were curious and at the same time we were looking to have lunch . We were...More

Thank pinoyNarEsako
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I got a warm welcome went I came for breakfast as it was warm as plate it was serve on.very interesting staff

Thank danielfran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we got to Skibbereen we looked for a nice lunch stop. The Church Restaurant looked good. On the main street, it was a church that burned and they have restored it as a small restaurant and bar. The soup of the day was great...More

Thank craig t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We come here every time we’re in Skibbereen visiting my Father. It’s also a regular place he visits himself. The food here never disappoints. From the moment you’re warmly welcomed in to the moment you’re leaving nothing is too much trouble. Regina, the lady who...More

Thank butterflydiva7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for my birthday lunch waitress brought my dessert with a sparkler and sang happy birthday which was a nice touch. The food was very good as was the service. Different to eat in a converted chapel.

Thank IrisCudd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Street, Skibbereen P81 EE95, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Skibbereen
  • Phone Number: +353 28 23625
  • E-mail
The Church Restaurant is located in the heart of Skibbereen Town in West Cork, it was originally a Methodist Church from 1833 to 2003. Steeped in history and character with lovely stained glass windows and high wooden ceilings, The Church Restaurant is open 7 days a week serving a variety of locally sourced produce. All beef & meat served in this restaurant is of Irish origin and purchased in the local butcher shop. Fresh fish comes from the local shores of Union Hall and vegetables are purchased daily for local suppliers.
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