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‘One should not attend even the end of the world without a good breakfast’ – A philosophy by Robert A. Heinlein we like to live by at The Metrople Hotel Cork.

We are honoured to be awarded Great Irish Breakfast by the Irish Hotel Awards in 2020.

Hot Breakfast


Served with your choice of Eggs – Poached, Fried or Scrambled D, E, Gw, Sb, X


Traditional Eggs Benedict served with Bacon, Poached Eggs and Silky Hollandaise Sauce or Salsa Verde served on a Breakfast Muffin D, E, Gw, Mt, X


A twist on a classic served with Wilted Baby Spinach, Poached Eggs and Silky Hollandaise Sauce or Salsa Verde served on a Breakfast Muffin D, E, Gw, Mt, X, Sb


Matt O’ Connell Smoked Salmon, Poached Eggs with Silky Hollandaise Sauce or Salsa Verde served on a Breakfast Muffin D, E, F, Gw, Mt, X


Served with the choice of freshly Whipped Cream, Fruit Berry Compote, Nutella, Maple Syrup or Bacon D, E, Gw, N


Creamy Porridge served on a bed of Lemon Curd, topped with Fruit Berry Compote, Banana, Toasted Almonds, Pumpkin Seeds & Drizzled with Honey D, E, N, Go
OR Simple Creamy Porridge served with Honey & Berries

Continental Breakfast

Juice Selection

Choice of Apple, Orange or Cranberry X


Cheerio’s (B, N, O, W) Cornflakes (B, M, SO) Crunchy Nut (B, W, P) Homemade Granola (AL, O, D, W, N) Ricekrispies (B, W) Special K (B, D, W) Weetabix (B, W)


Natural Yogurt (D) Yogurt Pots (D)

Whole Fruit

Apple, Banana, Orange Bowl of Fresh Fruit Salad


Please Ask Your Server Gw


Brown or White Sliced Bread (D,SO, SUL, W) Brown Soda Bread (D, W, SE, SO, E) All bread is served with a choice of Butter, Jam or Marmalade


(D) Dairy (Ms) Molluscs (G) Gluten (E) Eggs (M) Mustard (F) Fish (C) Celery (N) Nuts (X) Sulphates (Cr) Crustaceans (P) Peanuts (Sb) Soybeans (M) Milk (Ss) Sesame Seeds (L) Lupin (S) Seeds (Vo) Vegan Option. All our meats, poultry & game are “Feile Bia” approved & our beef is 100% Irish

Breakfast is served daily from:

07:00-10:30 Monday – Friday
07:00-11:00 Saturday & Sunday

Please note at this time all guests availing of breakfast must make reservations with our reception team.


We endeavour to continue to serve the superb breakfast offering that guests have come to know and love, however, there will be some small changes. We will continue to serve you a delicious a la carte hot breakfast menu and our continental options will now be provided to you via table service. Social distancing is a priority and increased sanitising practices will be in place.

Attend breakfast in our warm and inviting Riverview Restaurant, which overlooks the River Lee. Experience impeccable service each morning. Be greeted by our team and enjoy a delicious selection of fruits, pastries and more delivered to your table by your waiter. We also offer a full hot breakfast menu which includes morning classics and specialty eggs, prepared to order by our expert culinary team as well as the traditional ‘Full Irish’. Should you wish to order breakfast via room service, please contact reception the night before and they would be happy to take your order.

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