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About The County Cork Wine Pub

Welcome to The County Cork Wine Pub. The "Cork" as we are known is a classy, but casual restaurant. We have a unique menu using the freshest ingredients available. We offer an extensive wine list, as well as a selection of craft beers and a full bar. Happy Hour is best spent at The Cork where all small plates are $7 and drink specials. The Cork is your neighborhood meeting place, whether you desire a quick bite from our lite fare selection or a night out with friends. Enjoy the evening experiencing our incredible menu and succulent specials at reasonable prices. Our Butcher Block and Cheese Boards are enjoyed by many of our customers with a bottle of wine. We have the best brunch in the "Burg". An extensive a la carte menu featuring benedicts, steak and eggs, omletes anyway, corned beef hash and much more. We also have an all-you-can drink Bloody Mary Bar for $10.00. Come experience the warm atmosphere and exceptional service. You'll come as guests and leave as friends!!

1716 Liberty Rd
Eldersburg, MD 21784
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Contemporary American, Wine Bar, Gastro Pub

Hours of Operation:


Brunch:

Sunday: 10:00am - 3:00pm


Lunch:

Tuesday - Saturday: 11:00am - 3:00pm



Dinner:

Tuesday - Sunday: 4:00pm - 1:00am

Cross Street:
Oklahoma Road

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(410) 970-8110

Website:
http://www.thecorkpub.com/

Entertainment:
We have live entertainment every Friday and Saturday evenings. It is often one or two musicians playing acoustic guitars and usually classic rock is played. We start the music around 8:30-9:00 so as to not disturb the majority of diners. If we are still busy with a dinner crowd, I may start the music a little later and they will play til midnight or after.

Catering:
We cater on and off the premise. We can prepare any menu you like or we can design a menu together. We have been to private homes as well as held special occasions at the restaurant. From holiday parties, to birthdays, to anniversaries, we would love to be a part of your special occasion.

Parking Details:
There is ample parking out front and additional parking in the rear. We are located in a strip mall center so it is a free private lot.

Executive Chef:
Jacob Millison

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
We are closed to the public on Mondays, a perfect day or night for your special event.
The first Tuesday of every month, join us for a 5 course wine tasting with tapas
$30. 6pm-8pm. Reservations only as this event is always sold out!

Specials

Valentine's Day Special Menus & More

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Specials

Valentine's Day Special Menus & More

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Details

Join us for a special menu for a romantic dinner at The County Cork Wine Pub for Valentines Day. The menu will be offered from Friday, February 9th-18th so you will be able to come out anytime that week to celebrate with that special someone. Drink and wine specials will also be offered.

The County Cork Wine Pub Ratings and Reviews

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4.2

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.3

service

4.4

ambience

4.4

value

3.9

Noise

Moderate

93% would recommend it to a friend

Bar Seating (13)
Neighborhood Gem (13)
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Live Music (8)
Notable Wine List (8)
Casual (8)
Creative Cuisine (8)
Good for Anniversaries (7)
Good for a Date (7)
Fun (6)
Special Occasion (6)
Fit for Foodies (6)
Happy Hour (5)
Great for Lunch (5)
Tasting Menu (5)
Great for Brunch (5)
Good for Birthdays (4)
Comfort Food (4)
Quick Bite (4)
Quiet Conversation (4)
Authentic (3)
Good for Groups (3)
Healthy (3)
Late-night Find (3)
Romantic (3)
Sunday Lunch (3)
Vibrant Bar Scene (3)
Worth the Drive (3)
Handcrafted Cocktails (2)
Seasonal (2)
Live Sports (2)
Business Meals (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Tapas (1)
Hot Spot (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
People Watching (1)
Pre/post Theatre (1)
Spicy (1)
Great Beer (1)
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Everything was excellent, though next time I'll ask for less or no Old Bay on the potatoes.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Great for Brunch
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·Dined on January 5, 2018

Crab cakes were very salty, but I would go back again and try something else. My husband's ahi tacos were excellent. Nice casual, cozy bar/grille with good menu selection.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Cozy
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 (Orlando)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Great New Year's Eve celebration at The Cork. We have been here many times and the service is great, the food always superb and a nice small restaurant atmosphere. The guitar/vocalist played most of my favorites (without me requesting anything) and was very good.

Tags: Live Music, Neighborhood Gem, Bar Seating, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Fit for Foodies
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on January 1, 2018

My wife and I had dinner at the Cork on New Year's Eve 12/31/2017. The dinner was served in courses and each was delicious. We enjoyed our dinner and dessert with a great Black Ankle wine and kept up with the Ravens game. It was a very very nice dinner and atmosphere. Thanks again!

Tags: Quick Bite, Great for Brunch, Neighborhood Gem, Live Sports, Spicy, Cozy, Romantic, Good for a Date, Notable Wine List, Great Beer, Hot Spot, Fit for Foodies, Bar Seating, Seasonal, Special Occasion, Healthy, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Great for Lunch, Quiet Conversation, People Watching, Fun, Vibrant Bar Scene, Live Music, Late-night Find, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Gluten Free Options
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on December 31, 2017

We went with friends for New Years Eve and had a wonderful meal. The food was excellent and the specialty cocktails were delicious. I highly recommend!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Cozy
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on December 24, 2017

Food was ok. The place is small, and has a very quaint atmosphere. We went for Sunday Brunch on Christmas Eve, and was surprised no specials. I got the corn beef hash, there was way too many potatoes and was on the dry side. My son got the chicken and waffles. The chicken was heavily battered and cooked to a brown crisp. My daughter got an egg with crab, and she said it was good. Our food was lukewarm when served and the place was not crowded.our waitress was not very attentive.
This is a place to try, as I have been here several times, however it is a hit or miss.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Fit for Foodies, Quick Bite, Casual, Sunday Lunch, Tapas, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Great for Brunch, Bar Seating
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on December 19, 2017

Went this time for a wine glass painting . So much fun . So much better then a picture . She was very helpful . Thank you for hosting

Tags: Great for Lunch, Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine, Sunday Lunch, Happy Hour, Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 22, 2017

Always fantastic... never disappoints... love this restaurant

Tags: Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Tasting Menu, Quick Bite, Seasonal, Late-night Find, Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays, Cozy, Sunday Lunch, Happy Hour
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 (Tahoe)·Dined on November 5, 2017

We had bottomless mimosas for $12 each. I drank my first one and asked for a second. Server wouldn’t bring it to me until my friend finished hers. But then a guy server came over later and brought me one right away. Mostly orange juice. Not a good value if you only have three. Chicken and waffles was only half good. The waffle is pretty hard to mess up, the chicken could have been better. The end pieces were burnt and breaking off. It was breaded in corn meal or something funky. Not good. Server never quality checked us and the mimosa situation was weird.

Tags: Bar Seating
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·Dined on October 21, 2017

I love this place ! They have monthly wine tastings . They really get to know you so yes they know when I go in what I'm going to drink and eat. Have specialty nights . Tuesday half price wine bottle night and Thursdays $5 martini nights . Oh they are so good . I have never had a bad meal . I've eaten brunch, lunch & numerous dinners . One of my favorite spots as my friends & family will tell you . There is outside seating but the view is parking lot & Rt 26 but you get a wonderful breeze . My favorite is their filets . Perfection and the staff is so friendly and caring

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Healthy, Neighborhood Gem, Tasting Menu, Great for Brunch, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Great for Lunch, Quick Bite, Bar Seating, Happy Hour, Notable Wine List
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·Dined on October 20, 2017

Enjoyed our food & drinks. The staff was very friendly & happy. Especially enjoyed the music! Made us feel young again! Will definitely return!

Tags: Casual, Notable Wine List, Neighborhood Gem, Live Music, Creative Cuisine, Fun, Cozy, Good for Groups
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·Dined on October 15, 2017

Great place with great food. The only down side was they brought some one in to sing. It was loud. They tried to turn him down but it was still loud. They have a nice restaurant. Leave the the singing to the larger bars. Just wanted to enjoy the good food and wine along with good conservation.

Tags: Authentic, Fun, Cozy
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 13, 2017

The Cork is on our list of regulars, once or twice a month. Excellent service, knowledgable staff, and some interesting items on the menu. Not your usual "Meatloaf and mashed" kind of place.
We recommend.

Tags: Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 4, 2017

Four of us had lunch here. It was not crowded so it was quiet and the service was fine. It is an interesting luncheon menu because some of the usual items are not offered, like a tuna fish sandwich or a BLT. The combinations of ingredients in their lunch offerings are interesting and delicious, on the gourmet, adventurous side.
Our minor complaint is that one of us had the grilled vegetable/spinach salad, which he said was very tasty, but sparse on the grilled vegetables. I had a small plate with mushrooms in a filling and it was delicious, but small. I could have eaten two of them! Our friends had the crusty fish sandwiches which were good and big.
So two of us wanted more, and two had plenty, all delicious.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 3, 2017

The monthly wine tasting/small plate pairing is always a treat with well thought out menus for both wine and food. All wines were from Washington State and also affordable by the bottle. The food pairing matched perfectly from the appetizer oyster stew in a shell with a dry elegant Riesling to the dessert pumpkin mousse & chocolate shavings with a rich dark Cabernet Sauvignon.

Troy, the wine rep, was on hand for wine info. He always energizes the event with his knowledge and great sense of humor. Arlene, the owner, was always at hand to make sure everyone was having good time and wanted for nothing.

Our party of six added a flatbread and then dessert after the tasting to finish offf the evening.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Tasting Menu, Great for Lunch, Creative Cuisine, Fun, Cozy, Healthy, Bar Seating
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 28, 2017

The food was delicious as it was on the previous visits. Our server, Valerie was outstanding.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 23, 2017

New York strip, sliced squash under melted cheese $28. Say what?

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 22, 2017

Last minute reservation. Loved the spicy Thai shrimp as an appetizer but wasn't as spicy as the shrimp a at a previous visit. The pasta of the day was excellent with spicy sausage and a red pepper sauce. The small plate crab cakes were good but I like the regular sized ones with spice & corn. Medolo beer and a nice Savignon blanc were good liquid accompaniments.

Tags: Happy Hour, Handcrafted Cocktails, Neighborhood Gem, Tasting Menu, Romantic, Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Great for Brunch, Authentic
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vip
 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 20, 2017

Was not a good experience at all.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 3, 2017

WAY WAY WAY WAY WAY WAY TOO LOUD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 1, 2017

Good food. Great service. The frites have changed since you first opened...miss the old recipe. This new stripe is very salty! Worked well with dietary limitations. Thank you!!

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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on August 26, 2017

Awesome place and service

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on August 25, 2017

Service was very slow, they seemed short of help. Food was very average.

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·Dined on August 19, 2017

Food and wine was great but the restaraunt was very warm inside.

Tags: Tapas, Cozy
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 (Key West)·Dined on August 17, 2017

Great and friendly service. Accommodated gluten free choices ok without too much compromise of chefs creations. Would like to see gluten free pastas. Creative dishes. I had shrimp with cucumber and watermelon. Although lovely presentation the flavors were not blended. Some marinated time would solve that. Shrimp were a tad bit over cooked as well. I also had rockfish. It too was lovely presentation but a bit over cooked. Others ordered pasta and mussels and were very pleased. Marrying flavors without disgusting each ingredient and watching cooking time would have given my experience five stars.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Gluten Free Options, Worth the Drive, Happy Hour, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on August 13, 2017

Arrived with young child to immediately hear another customer swearing. We were told they were being asked to leave so we decided to stay
It was 20 minutes later when belligerent customer finally left. Manager did stop by table to apologize but not much can make up for that 20 minutes we could not enjoy our time with our daughter. Food was not good. Small amounts and left a lot to be desired in taste. Would not return.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on July 29, 2017

What a wonderful surprise awaited us at the restaurant. The food was outstanding & portions quite ample plus the service was excellent. I strongly recommend it!

Tags: Business Meals, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on July 28, 2017

Granted it was a Friday night; but reservations were made requesting a high top table, away from heavy foot and door traffic. We were offered the only high top table available; right next to the bathrooms and kitchen. They should remove that table all together or just use it for staff for another purpose. We choose to be switched to a booth. The server was attentive and the meal was easy with appetizers, cheese board, salads and wine. Not much to boast about. I am not a big fan, but wouldn't hold anyone back from dining here.

Tags: Casual, Happy Hour
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on July 22, 2017

I thought that the food was good not great . I thought charging 2 dollars for bread was ridiculous . The salad should be included in the price of the entrees . Also, was my birthday and had that on the reservation and the waitress did not even ask if we wanted dessert . Not impressed 😘

Tags: Bar Seating
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vip
 (Baltimore)·Dined on July 22, 2017

Love going there...missed the Brussel sprouts on the menu:(

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on July 14, 2017

We reserved a booth, but received a hightop instead. Service was quick and servers were attentive. By the glass selection of wine was limited.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on July 1, 2017

Was so disappointed in the quality of food here after reading the reviews of others. We will never be back here.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on June 25, 2017

Server was very friendly. Booked a table on OpenTable and had special requests about allergies which were relayed to the server. However, I got the $28 Ribeye steak special and the steak was barely edible. The first time it came out RARE, then when I sent it back and got it a second time it was more Medium Rare but it was almost ALL FAT. It was not a good cut of meat. Definitely not worth the $28. I've had Walmart Steaks better than that. At lest the Crab mac-and-cheese was delicious. Don't order the steaks. Also, I checked off Birthday on OpenTable and the server did not do anything about it. Usually you get at least a scoop of ice cream with a candle. Not a very good experience.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on June 25, 2017

Comfortable 20 minute drive from Owings Mills, my husband and I enjoyed an excellently prepared meal and great drinks. I had the fish and chips; he had a burger and fries. BUT we were tempted by the ruben, shrimp and grits, the steak special of the night. I had the peach sangria. He had unsweetened ice tea. for desert, we shared homemade PEACH ice cream. A generous single serving which we could not finish. We will return. Service was excellent, server was well informed. He recommended the crab cakes. Well,,,,maybe next time.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Cozy, Afternoon Coffee, Sunday Lunch, Quiet Conversation, Bar Seating, Disabled Access, Notable Wine List, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on June 25, 2017

The Sunday brunch menu is versatile and varied. The Cork even has mussels on the brunch menu. My stuffed french toast was verrrrry tasty and nicely presented. Side of bacon was just as crisp as I had ordered... crisp bacon seems to be difficult for other restaurants.

My companion's omelette was so large she took half home for later.

Mimosa's and bloody mary's were available with the brunch.

Had my birthday party there recently and was extremely well pleased with the way the staff handled to group of 35.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Happy Hour, Tapas, Tasting Menu, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on June 15, 2017

Reserved a regular table and got a high top table. Ordered the shrimp and grits. After living in the south, they were OK, but I wouldn't recommend them to my southern friends. $8 for a glass of wine. Service was good

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on June 9, 2017

Made a reservation on very short notice, and was able to get in within 30 minutes. Greeter very friendly, seated us promptly with menus, and light banter. Server showed up a bit later: she had several tables assigned, and was quite busy. Still, food came quickly, at good temp, and was top-notch. Dessert was a unique orange-flavored creme brulee: excellent! Overall, a nice dining experience: we recommend!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on May 27, 2017

My friends and I had a delicious dinner at The Cork the other night. Always a great atmosphere. My husband and I had the house made linguini over perfect meatballs with fresh mozzarella cheese slices. We are already planning our next visit.

Tags: Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Tapas, Sunday Lunch, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on May 21, 2017

First time at this restaurant. Met for a birthday meal. Food was pretty good. All seemed to enjoy their meals, even the 18 month old. Staff very attentive.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Casual
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vip
 (Baltimore)·Dined on May 17, 2017

All time favorite place!!

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