If you are looking for an exciting shopping experience, then Cork is the place for you. We have a huge variety of stores for all tastes, and all budgets. With familiar high street brands, as well as an exquisite selection of local outlets, there is something for everyone.
Merchants Quay, which is located on Patrick’s Street, boasts a wide range of the biggest department stores. From Debenhams to Marks and Spencer’s, so many hours can be spent here browsing through the rails.
Cork’s newest street Opera Lane has many familiar UK and European brands and offers the best fashion mix in the city. With stores like River Island and Topman offering the latest styles, you’re sure to be laden with new threads.
The Cornmarket Centre, with its main tenant TK Max, has a number of shops that may tickle your fancy once you have exhausted the bargain rails of the main tenant, with outdoor adventure shops and clothing shops on its ground floor.
For those looking for an authentic Cork experience, The English Market, which has many local food stalls selling wines, meats and cheeses, is worth a visit if only to enjoy the unique feel of the lovingly restored market that has been trading since 1788.
Mahon Point Shopping Centre is located on the outskirts of Cork City, and is Cork’s newest shopping centre with cinemas, shops and restaurants to meet all tastes. You can (and should) spend a whole day here browsing the newest fashions, dining or even catching the latest blockbuster in the modern Omniplex Cinema located at the Debenhams end of the complex.
Cork’s suburbs all boast shopping locations, with Wilton and Douglas having excellent shopping centres offering opportunities for shopping and dining alike.