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Paradiso guestbook


Guestbook? Very 1997 that, you say. Well, this one’s been around that long and we’ve loved receiving and publishing feedback from around the world. If you’re more inclined towards the busy high street of all things webby, go to our Tripadvisor page to have your say. On the other hand, if you have a fondness for the old-school or a tendency to the quietly retro, do please post a message here. Go on …

Sign the guestbook
Laura – Kent,

2015-02-24

Dear Denis,
thanks to your brilliant receipe books my cooking skills have improved to a level where my husband and our friends started praising the outcome of my kitchen efforts. I can’t thank you enough for enriching my brain with your ideas and for making the life of a long-time vegetarian truly tasty and exciting. I hope that one day we’ll have the pleasure of experiencing the real thing in your restaurant too. Until then I shall keep a look out for your next awesome book. Kind regards. Laura


T F Barrett – denmark

2014-11-29

had a wonderful dinner with you on the evening of
26th Nov, we were a group of five and we all agreed that it was the best dinner of our trip. A big thanks


Pamela McLaughlin – Manitoulin

2014-09-29

We had the most delicious dinner at your restaurant while visiting Ireland last week. We altered our itinerary so we could have dinner at Cafe Paradiso and it was the food highlight of our holiday! Thank you from Pam, Annie & Mollyanne


Delia – Cork

2014-07-16

Travelling from the United States for a week and enjoyed our last evening with a meal at this fantastic vegetarian restaurant! Highly recommend cafe paradiso!


Fiona Ellis – Northumberland

2014-06-18

We travelled to Cork specially to eat at Paradiso and had two fabulous dinners and bought two more books. Thank you for extraordinary culinary delights. I don’t suppose you would share the recipe for those peanut cracker things that came with the olives?


Damian –

2014-04-10

Really enjoyed the food!
If ever in Australia just drop me a line

JC – RSA

2014-03-26

Thank you


Greg Kaminzky – Europe

2014-03-21

Great food and service, we will return. Greg

Joanne Elder – Cork

2014-02-16

Can I just say OMG! Thank you so much to all the staff for what can only be described as the most amazing birthday surprise ever. Having a birthday on Valentines Day has always been tricky in terms of having a nice meal out but Cafe Paradiso superseded all my birthday expectations. Being a native of Cork I always knew the restaurant existed but just never managed to eat there. I’m not a vegetarian but that did nothing to detract from my enjoyment of the amazing food on offer! I cannot thank you guys enough and especially the staff who were on duty 14th February who made my birthday very special and definately one to remember.


Anne Maher – Portlaoise

2014-01-06

My lst experience in Veg. Restaurant on Sat. night last. Excellent food, presentation and service. Keep up the good work!


Cathy – State

2013-12-03

Congrats on 20 years! I first went to your restaurant in the summer of 1994 when I was 17 & studying at UCC – and a little surprised to find vegetarian fare steps away. I was so excited to recently learn about how fabulously you have done over the years!


Kevin & Roisin –

2013-06-09

We dined and stayed at Cafe Paradiso on Friday June 7th. It had been on our “to-do” list for quite some time. Our experience surpassed our expectations. The lion’s mane mushroom main course was yummy – amazing sauce! It’s a “must-do” when in Cork. We eagerly await another opportunity to pamper ourselves at Cafe Paradiso.


Peter & Caroline Meany – Blackrock

2013-02-10

Having lived outside of Cork for a while. it had been a while since we had the pleasure of visiting Café Paradiso. Last Sat we made it for a late dinner and all we can say is ‘WOW’. Café Paradiso is one of the finest restaurants in the world in any genre. The food is innovative, aromatic and gorgeous. The staff, friendly and efficient and the atmosphere relaxed, inclusive and sophisticated. If vegetarian food can taste this good and a top class restaurant can be as accessible as this then eating as we know it has effectively been reinvented.


Michelle – Douglas,

2013-02-07

Have always had lovely meals here. Looking forward to getting Denis’s new cookbook! Might be eating here again Sat night if Conor can find me!!!

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