We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Rivers End

The Square, Crosshaven, Ireland
+353 21 483 3682
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
“pâté” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
The Square, Crosshaven, Ireland
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (115)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Went with a friend a couple of weeks ago. Had the most lovely lunch , and very kindly the staff made food for me without garlic, I have an allergy. We were sitting in cosy surroundings , served with kindness and were able to sit...More

Thank Angela A
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Lovely little local establishment set in the most wonderful location. A proper Irish homely welcome with no fuss but plenty of attention. The prices were reasonable and the food was OK. Well worth a visit

Thank chubchubbanana
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Happened on this little cafe while out for a drive. Delicious food at reasonable price with friendly and attentive staff. Definitely be back.

Thank Shane R
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Simple but delicious freshly made food with the view of the harbour. Lovely staff. We had chicken liver pâté, fish cakes and pastries, and everything was excellent. Good tea and coffee. What's not to like?

Thank Claire030
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in for breakfast last week. Great choice on the menu. Staff friendly and helpful. Food always excellent. Sunny morning aswell ☺

Thank 22AC700
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

A lovely light lunch or if you are really hungry a very substantial one. Wonderful selection of fresh home cooked food. Delicious coffee is a must. Well worth a visit after having walked down the railway walk.

Thank Angela A
Reviewed 29 August 2017

You would not expect such a good restaurant on this place, but I must say the quality is high and the service very friendly. The homemade cakes are fresh and tasteful, just divine. Around the corner a wonderful play garden for kids up to 12...More

Thank Toerist400
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Enjoyed a most pleasant lunch in this lovely restaurant great menu choices reasonably priced and a very helpful waitress looking forward to my next visit

Thank JOANce
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Called recently for lunch very busy but staff very helpful. Food was delicious would recommend Gourmet burger or Open Prawn salad on home made brown bread. Not my first visit and certainly not my last. Sat outside with a glass of wine overlooking the harbour...More

Thank pjd242017
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Visited after a busy Sunday lunch rush and was not dissapointed. Food and staff are great, the atmosphere is good and always a crowd around. Well worth every penny. I ordered the Warm Chicken Salad, it was a good portion size, tasty and fresh. Would...More

Thank cork27lad
Nearby HotelsSee all Crosshaven Hotels
Whispering Pines Guest House
18 reviews
1.54 km away
Trabolgan Holiday Village
808 reviews
4.12 km away
WatersEdge Hotel
711 reviews
5.18 km away
Commodore Hotel
550 reviews
5.25 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Cronin's Pub
175 reviews
.06 km away
The Anchor Inn
48 reviews
.19 km away
The Oar Bar
21 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Ferry Boat Inn
12 reviews
3.64 km away
Cobh Cathedral
941 reviews
5.42 km away
Birds of Prey Educational Centre
132 reviews
3.58 km away
Camden Fort Meagher
262 reviews
1.01 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Rivers End staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Crosshaven, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Crosshaven
  • Phone Number: +353 21 483 3682
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing