Ireland Guide

- ireland -

Graphics Version | 

Dan Lowrey's Tavern

Drink & Eat

Pub

2 euro
Address:
Dan Lowrey's Tavern
13 Mc Curtain Street, Cork Cork City
Dislike Like
0%
1 votes
Tel: +353 21 4505071

Please mention ireland-guide.com when enquiring.

Long before the arrival of the "theme pub", Lowrey's was famous for having windows which originated from Kilkenny Cathedral
  • Location - Town Centre
  • Smoking Area
  • Seafood
  • Traditional Irish
  • Atmospheric
  • Daytime/Coffee
  • Old World / Traditional
  • Pub Grub
  • Sunday Dining
  • Traditional Pub
  • Vegetarian Friendly (always at least 1 starter & 1 main course)

Dan Lowrey's Tavern

This characterful pub beside the Everyman Palace Theatre was established in 1875 and is named after its founder.


Long before the arrival of the "theme pub", Lowrey's was famous for having windows which originated from Kilkenny Cathedral, but it also has many of its own original features, including a fine mahogany bar. It has been run by Anthony and Catherine O'Riordan since 1995 and they lay emphasis on the fact that it's a family-run bar and always welcoming.


Together with Eleanor Murray, who has been chef from the outset, Catherine oversees the kitchen herself and it's a good place for an fairly priced home-cooked meal - popular dishes like home-made quiche or lasagne served with salad or fries, for example, or seafood bake, filled with salmon, monkfish & cod, topped with creamed potatoes and toasted breadcrumbs.


It's popular with local business people at lunch time, and plain or toasted sandwiches are available to take away.

Seats 30 (plus outdoor seating for 10); not suitable for children after 9pm. L & D daily: 12-3.30 (to 5pm Sun) & 7-9.30 (to 9pm Sun). (Sandwiches available all day). Closed 25 Dec & Good Fri. No Credit Cards. abbreviations
Last Updated: 01-05-2013
Author: Georgina Campbell

Might also like

L'Atitude 51

Cork City, Co. Cork
Café / Wine Bar
Distance: 0.5km
image coming soon
100%
2 votes
2 euro Previous Georgina Campbell Guides Award Winner

Billing itself as a wine café, this quirky riverside venue is run by French and Irish friends Emmanuelle Legrand and Beverley Mathews. Part tapas bar, part wine bar it has a distinctly continental flair. Once the celebrated live music venue, The Lobby, this ...

The Cornstore Restaurant

Cork City, Co. Cork
Restaurant / Wine Bar
Distance: 0.6km
mb cornstore-food-may 18.jpg
67%
9 votes
3 euro A selection of establishments outside the standard categories that should enhance the discerning travellers experience of Ireland Serious About Seafood The "Best of the Best" - Only the very best establishments across various categories have been chosen for this accolade

In the buzzy Coal Quay renewal area, this Cork restaurants a sister establishment to Padraig Frawley's highly regarded Cornstore in Limerick (see entry) is in a stylishly converted two-storey granite mill building. Colourful Spanish tiles in the reception area lead to a ...

Blairs Inn

Blarney, Co. Cork
Character Pub / Restaurant
Distance: 12.7km
Blairs Inn - Blarney County Cork Ireland
100%
16 votes
Denotes genuine Irish food culture, ie special Irish food products/companies/producers, and highlights the best places to shop for regional and artisan foods; the selection excludes obvious 'non-Irish' elements regardless of quality, eg ethnic restaurants and specialists in coffee, wine and other drinks, unless relevant to local production or history. Eat & Stay establishments are chosen for their commitment to showcasing local produce and Irish hospitality. Pub with good food and atmosphere Previous Georgina Campbell Guides Award Winner The "Best of the Best" - Only the very best establishments across various categories have been chosen for this accolade

In a quiet, wooded setting just a few minutes’ drive from Blarney, this pretty riverside pub is run by John and Anne Blair and their sons Duncan and Richie, a warmly hospitable family who take real pride in welcoming visitors. This is the real McCoy, a great Irish ...

Jim Edwards

Kinsale, Co. Cork
Pub / Restaurant
Distance: 22.1km
Jim Edwards - Pub & Restaurant - Kinsale County Cork ireland
79%
14 votes
3 euro Serious About Seafood

The Edwards family are over 40 years in business at this characterful old place in the heart of Kinsale, which is known for its atmosphere and the consistent quality of the hearty food served in both bar and restaurant. Its cosy pub atmosphere is emphasised by “o ...

The Black Pig Winebar & Café

Kinsale, Co. Cork
Pub
Distance: 22.3km
black pig bar.jpg
92%
12 votes
2 euro Denotes genuine Irish food culture, ie special Irish food products/companies/producers, and highlights the best places to shop for regional and artisan foods; the selection excludes obvious 'non-Irish' elements regardless of quality, eg ethnic restaurants and specialists in coffee, wine and other drinks, unless relevant to local production or history. Eat & Stay establishments are chosen for their commitment to showcasing local produce and Irish hospitality. Previous Georgina Campbell Guides Award Winner The "Best of the Best" - Only the very best establishments across various categories have been chosen for this accolade

A picturesque 18th century coach house in the heart of Kinsale provides the perfect setting for this relaxed and atmospheric wine bar. Opened in 2013, in a town already well supplied with good casual eating places, it hit the ground running - which says a lot about owner ...

Directions

Next to Metropole Gresham Hotel, across from Isaacs Restaurant.

Trip Planning Tools

My Ireland Guide

Local Recommendations

Hospitality

  • By Distance
  • By Category

Comments

There are currently no comments

Leave a comment

You must be logged in to leave a comment
Not a member? Register for your free membership now!
Or leave a comment by logging in with:

Facebook & Twitter Recent Activity

Apps and Books