021 243 8000

8 Pembroke Street Cork


Sample menu – all details subject to change.

From the bar (day time)

Fruit salad €3.50
Banana, cinnamon and toasted almonds on gluten free bread €4.50
Pastrami with pickled cabbage, gherkins & a light mustard mayo €6.50
Slow cooked ham, smoked cheese and homemade fig chutney €6.50
Roast chicken in a fresh herb pesto with tomato, mayo & mixed leaves €6.50
Roast turkey with cranberry stuffing, rocket, beetroot & pineapple salsa €6.50
Soup (daily changing) with gluten free bread €5
Stuffed roast aubergine with zhoug, spiced 3 bean mix & basil yoghurt. Served with a choice of 2 salads €9.50
Chicken & sweet potato stew in a spicy harissa sauce on brown rice €8.50
Chicken & sweet potato stew in a spicy harissa sauce on brown rice €7.00
Quinoa with squash, beetroot, lentils, rocket and maple syrup, toasted seeds €7.00
Wild rice, fava beans carrot shavings & fresh coriander €7.00

From the kitchen (night time)

Seasonal Soup (daily changing) with gluten free bread €5.50
Pilpelchuma spiced prawns with cucumber and coriander salad€7.90
Baked almond crusted halloumi with broad beans and rocket€7.90
Orso spiced potato, squash & beetroot bake topped with goats cheese & crispy onions €12
Blackened salmon with fried chickpea rice & pomegranate salsa€17.50
Fresh fish of the day – ask your server for daily special gf €19.50
Orso spiced warm chickpeas €4.00
Dukkah coated roast baby potatoes €4.00
Carmelised fennel bulb halves €4.00
Baharat spiced sweet potato wedges €4.00
Coconut meringue with passion fruit & dark chocolate ganache €6.50
Lemon and goats curd cheesecake with almond and sesame base €6.50

Sample menu– all details subject to change.


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Monday 8:30am – 6:00pm.
Tuesday to Thursday from 8:30am – 10:00pm.
Friday and Saturday from 8:30am – 10:30pm
Sundays in December from 1:00pm to 10:00pm
All other Sundays: Closed.

Contact us

For enquiries, or to phone in your take-out order call us on 021 243 8000

Please note ORSO does not take reservations

To contact us by email please use our contact form or email info[at]ORSO[dot]ie


Find us at No. 8 Pembroke Street, just a few steps from the General Post Office – the geographic centre of Cork city.

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