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Man Friday

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scilly | kinsale, Kinsale, Ireland
+353 21 477 2260
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely evening here with friends, the fish was delicious, I had Black Sole, others had cod. The meat eaters had belly pork and rack of lamb. Everyone liked their food immensely. It's a must go restaurant near The Spaniard pub, which is an authentic hostelry

Thank markc2812
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46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal was perfect. They were able to accommodate a larger party without a reservation and were so friendly and hospitable that we didn't want to leave at the end of the meal. The food was cooked perfectly, we are still talking about it. The view is astounding despite bad weather. Just an amazing experience.

Thank Kristin T
Western Ireland, Ireland
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Kinsale on Monday 13th March staying with friends . They brought us to Man Friday for dinner and was I impressed . We were greeted by a very pleasant lady and shown to our table . Loved the fact we were not rushed with our order . I had scampi delicious 2 friends had duck and my... More 

1 Thank Patricia H
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is so good. Love the food here, the early bird menu is fab! Definitely worth a visit. Three of us went , and everything we had was amazing !

1 Thank SCIreland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent restaurant we really enjoyed our night. Food was fabulous very well presented. Staff were lovely even though they were busy they did not rush us through our meal. Would definitely go back.

1 Thank Leo D
Cavan, Ireland
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent hidden away treasure among Kinsale. Came down to visit Kinsale from Northern Ireland and was told of how good Man Friday was, I was not disappointed. The food was excellent with some great dishes, the food was generally a bit more expensive but still decent value for the quality that was put in front of you. A lovely... More 

3 Thank theCD20
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I went there with my friends, nice location fast service and lovely food! Everything was very nice ( almost the salmon) , very nice bottle of wine and the waitresses were very professional and friendly !!!!

1 Thank journey32
County Tipperary, Ireland
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75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We have been here before and every time we return we fear we may be disappointed! Because each time we are there we think its fantastic! We were there Sat night the 4th Feb and once again everything was perfect. I had sweet potato, ginger and chili soup which was divine and then the seafood platter, just outstanding. No room... More 

2 Thank leavy2015
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Service was good, nice ambience but food was very average. We all got steak. Limited veg, chips undercooked chunky lacking sauces.

Thank Maeve S
Portadown, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We were really looking forward to this meal. Location lovely and quaint inside. Food was good but the one thing they didn't do was heat the restaurant before we arrived . It was baltic . We ( next tables too ) asked for some heaters. We still felt the cold on our backs before we got up to leave. Thank... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: scilly | kinsale, Kinsale, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Kinsale
  • Phone Number: +353 21 477 2260

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?