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Man Friday

Scilly | kinsale, Kinsale, Ireland
+353 21 477 2260
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (84 reviews)
“meringue” (36 reviews)
“crab au gratin” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Scilly | kinsale, Kinsale, Ireland
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341 - 350 of 774 reviews

Reviewed 1 June 2015

Man Fridays has been consistently good for us, we have been there three times in the last ten years,, It is charming friendly warm welcoming, We gilt great service from efficient and professional staff who treated us like we were trier only customers. Our food...More

2  Thank Elizabeth l
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Sunday night. The place was very busy and we arrived without reservations, but were seated after only a short wait. The food was to die for and the service was very good, despite the full house.

2  Thank Stuart C
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

Wow what an outstanding restaurant. We booked 10 minutes before we arrived. Service was absolutely fantastic even though they were obviously frantically busy. The choice on the menu was excellent, food was superb but what made the meal so special was definitely the service provided...More

3  Thank KazBone
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

It's been a number of years since I last visited Man Friday and it is still an excellent restaurant! The menu is, as you would expect for Kinsale, filled with fish options, but there is duck, chicken, steak and lamb also. The seafood chowder, which...More

2  Thank Louise W
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

A great place to return to again and again, and have never had a bad experience. A family run restaurant, they have got the whole package right, food so beautifully cooked and presented, mannerly and attentive staff. Such a lovely place to go for a...More

2  Thank Angela M
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Great night out with friends. Greeted by smiling staff on arrival and to a wonderful ambience in this long standing restaurant. Food wonderful with gluten free options the gluten free chocolate Browne's to die for. Will b back soon

3  Thank Elephantblanc
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

I have been visiting Kinsale since the early seventies and Man Friday's since 1980. After a long break we visited last night and had wonderful food and service. The waitress has worked there" Tuesday and Thursday for 34 years" and she was wonderful. Such great...More

2  Thank Billy B
Reviewed 18 May 2015

It's good. But it's not great like it used to be great, it used to be fantastic. It's very busy, the atmosphere is good, the staff are good. They are quite fast and there seems to be a small but completely adequate number of efficient...More

2  Thank membertrip13
Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

Spectacular place to celebrate a birthday good food good drinks and a good whisky taste session the duck is very recomend

1  Thank Oscar H
Reviewed 14 May 2015

We had dinner in Mans Friday on our two weeks holiday in Ireland. It was the best meal we had. Food is traditional and of high quality and the service is very friendly.

1  Thank Francien S
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Questions & Answers
31 January 2017|
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Response from gilmore23 | Reviewed this property |
Man Friday is open 7 days a week and as far as I can remember is open for Sunday lunch
Cynthia W
29 October 2016|
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Response from ann6155 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code!
3 June 2015|
Response from Irishgal1978 | Reviewed this property |
Only open Sunday'sfor lunch..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, View, Child-friendly
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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