The English Market, Cork

Beloved by the people of Cork for centuries, The English Market has recently gained popularity for its multicultural vendors selling international foods. Though a market has been on this site since 1788, the current structure didn't open until the 19th century. This market has always been known for its fish and butchers, which provide ingredients to many of the area's best restaurants. Stroll through through the space, talk with locals, and purchase some fresh produce or other goods along the way. Take a look at our Cork route planner to schedule your visit to The English Market and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • It is a beautiful market, in which there is everything and good quality. The fish is wonderful and the meat looks spectacular. We have eaten a great sausage sandwich and we have even bought gifts. If visiting Cork do not stop by the English Marquet
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  • It is a tourist attraction but its vocation and purpose are for the residents, with many options of meat, fish, fruits and vegetables. If you are interested in visiting to see the quality of the products and the type of food, it is worthwhile.
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  • We had so much fun going through here--it's packed with everything from food and drink vendors selling items you can eat right there, to chocolates and teas you can take home for later, to local crafts. Lots of really high quality stuff. A great place to shop for gifts.
  • Great indoor market. So much to offer. So much choice and food from all over the world. A very unique place. Take time to browse around. Very popular with corkonians and tourists also ..
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