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The K Lounge and The Fairbanks

The Kingsley Hotel, Victoria Cross, Cork, Ireland
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The K Lounge is open daily for light lunches or afternoon tea.

The Fairbanks is open Friday and Saturday for Dinner only.

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  • Disabled Access
  • Free WiFi
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About The K Lounge and The Fairbanks

The K Lounge is our relaxed lobby venue perfect for catching up over a coffee, having a light lunch or in-between snack, or enjoying a classic Afternoon Tea in the sparkling light reflected from the river. - See more at: http://www.thekingsley.ie/the-k-lounge/#sthash.BuWJ65uk.dpuf


The chic Fairbanks Restaurant at The Kingsley is so named in a nod to the famous Cork ballad ‘The Banks of My Own Lovely Lee’, a song beloved by Corkonians which celebrates the beauty of the city and its river. A sophisticated and elegant space in which to spend time over a leisurely and enjoyable meal nestled in the heart of this four star hotel in Cork, Fairbanks is where our Executive Chef Gary Burke gets to indulge his most creative side. - See more at: http://www.thekingsley.ie/fairbanks-restaurant/#sthash.WYQ4tT5y.dpuf

Afternoon Tea is served in the K Lounge from 1.30pm-5pm daily & should be pre-booked to avoid disappointment.

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Visited On Monday, 22 April 2019

The service was fantastic. Catered for children very well. Very enjoyable.

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Visited On Thursday, 18 April 2019

too sweet

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Visited On Wednesday, 17 April 2019

The staff were excellent and really put customers first.

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Visited On Monday, 25 March 2019

Beautiful meal - fab setting overlooking the river - food & service excellent - lovely touch with the extra dessert plate for confirmation child - she was thrilled with that. - staff very nice & helpful - lovely day & occasion for the family .... only slight criticism i would have - I cant remember what we paid 3 years ago for my sons confirmation, but i was surprised at cost of €36 pp - i felt it was a little expensive for lunch - however i would still reccomend the kingsley to friends ...albeit with a caveat on the cost!

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Visited On Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Myself and my family really enjoyed ourselves at your hotel for my daughters confirmation .. we could not fault anything .. everything from the meal ,atmosphere, scenery was perfect and especially the staff.. they couldnt do enough to help us ...my daughter loved her gift from the chef. It was a lovely touch .we will definetly be back again. Thank you all so much

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Visited On Saturday, 16 March 2019

We had the most amazing experience. Our waitress could not have been more accommodating and the staff went above and beyond for my diabetic Dad. He recieved the most amazing afternoon tea and he was also very impressed. We'll be back for sure. Thank you! Emma

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Very nice venue for family gatherings. Lovely location by the Lee.

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Visited On Monday, 11 March 2019

Service was exceptional. Staff were amazing . We were so impressed we left a positive review on trip advisor. Food was also great.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 March 2019

Delighted with our Afternoon Tea last Saturday. Will recommend you to family and friends for great service, value and most especially very tasty food! Looking forward to our next visit.Thank you.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 March 2019

1. Very friendly staff 2. Afternoon tea was lovely, loads to eat and all fresh pastries, scones etc 3. Lovely view overlooking the water where we were seated

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Visited On Monday, 25 February 2019

Lovely setting, delicious food and plenty of it!

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Visited On Sunday, 24 February 2019

It was a lovely day & staff were helpful, but they were very busy & we had to call them a few times for tea top ups etc, also weren't offered herbal tea's as an option. They were very nice & we did enjoy our afternoon tea.Thanks.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 February 2019

Excellent place to go for afternoon tea. Excellent selection of food beautifully presented and staff outstanding with service

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Visited On Friday, 22 February 2019

Afternoon tea was amazing and good value Staff were very friendly

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Visited On Monday, 18 February 2019

The staff were helpful and kind

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Visited On Sunday, 17 February 2019

When we sat down at our table, we didn’t get the menu and we have to ask what tea selections were available and the lady who was serving us wasn’t really helpful. We also noticed fingerprint marks on our glasses and the plates and tea pots were quite dirty with some stains on them. I don’t think this is acceptable. Overall, the food was okay and worth the money but there is a room of improvement needed in terms of the service and the cleanliness. Thank you.

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Visited On Saturday, 02 February 2019

I had afternoon tea at the kingsley on Saturday. While the food was lovely we were freezing where we were sitting, I said it 3 times and no attempt to move us somewhere warmer. I also had to call the girl twice to refill our teapots. Very bad service and a bad experience. We stayed for a dew drinks - towards the end of the night there was a bad smell in the bar, similar to a blocked toilet or something. I was ooking forward to visiting the hotel as I had never been but I wont be back in a hurry.

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Visited On Saturday, 02 February 2019

Lovely spot for afternoon tea! Would highly recommend!!

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Visited On Sunday, 13 January 2019

Fabulous from start to finish. A real 5* experience. Staff kept topping up tea and coffee,they were truly attentive. Excellent experience and beautiful views of the river.

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Visited On Saturday, 12 January 2019

Lovely afternoon tea - very relaxed, food and service excellent

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Visited On Saturday, 29 December 2018

Great staff- very accommadating to all our needs. Attentive and professional. Area was well presented and functional to our needs. Appreciated that there was no rushing our group.

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Visited On Sunday, 09 December 2018

We enjoyed every minute of this fab afternoon. We were really looked after during our time here. Defo will be back again 😀

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Visited On Saturday, 01 December 2018

Waitress was very accommodating as we had a toddler with us,

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Visited On Tuesday, 27 November 2018

Staff are very accomodating and friendly

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

Excellent afternoon tea, fab area, very attentive staff and plenty of food and drinks

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