The English Market
6 expert reviews
“The English Market is Ireland's most famous covered food market, and is heaven for anyone who loves food.”
– Afar Magazine
"The name of this bustling food market harks back to the days of English rule." Full review
"Such is the fame of the English Market that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth insisted on an impromptu walkabout here on her historic first visit to Ireland in May 2011." Full review
Be sure to make a beeline for one of the misleadingly small entrances to this large and famous mecca for foodies.
Travel + Leisure
"Cork's best artisans and purveyors gather here to sell products like soda bread, organic greens and seafood." Full review
"In front of the stalls with their pre-cut meats laid out, you will be struck by the smells of the brightly coloured foods. The local specialities: drisheen (black pudding) and crúibini (pigs' trotters" Full review
"The English Market is a true gem, no matter what you name it." Full review
The wonderful market is a self-caterer's paradise with so many tasty delicacies to choose from it's hard to show restraint.