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The Pink Elephant Bar & Restaurant

R600 Coast Road | Near Kilbrittain, Kinsale, Kilbrittain P72 HC79, Ireland
+353 23 884 9608
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, European, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
R600 Coast Road | Near Kilbrittain, Kinsale, Kilbrittain P72 HC79, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 259 reviews

Reviewed 29 June 2017

The Pink Elephant was recommended by our B and B host. The staff was friendly, the food was great, and you can't beat the beautiful views. The owner of the restaurant goes above and beyond to ensure a pleasurable experience at his place.

Thank Jon D
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We had dinner at this restaurant because of the proximity to our B&B. The host was charming, the food was delicious, and the views were beautiful.

Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We called in restaurant Saturday morning at 11am about - to book an table. It was First Communion day in most Churches around - And offcourse all local restaurants was fully booked. Nice Lunch menu! Seafood Chowder - like from World-renowned Chefs - So sad...More

Thank Dmitry G
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I are on holiday in courtmacsherry, the cottage we are staying in has a booklet which recommended this restaurant. We took the chance and didn't book, but when we arrived it was very welcoming, even with a large christening being catered for....More

1  Thank poolisbest95
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We had an evening meal to celebrate my partner's birthday at the Pink Elephant. I had not been west of Kinsale on the Wild Atlantic Way for some time and we soaked in the beautiful coastline bathed in the warm evening lightning as we approached...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The location is beautiful, the food ranks up with the best I've ever had, I ordered the tagliatelle and it was divine. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and we had a lovely chat with the owner at the end of the night, admiring...More

1  Thank Hummingbirdhope
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Lovely restaurant in Harbour view. The setting is stunning with gorgeous views of the ocean. I've dined here every time I have come to visit and the food and service is always exceptional.

1  Thank Christina C
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We didn't actually get to have lunch here last week as the kitchen closed at 3pm which is disappointing for a sat! We had coffee,beer and cake instead and enjoyed the sun and views of the ocean out on the terrace. Staff very friendly and...More

Thank Lil_oneinnz
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon this gem on a Sunday drive. Firstly what a view and setting. Staff were very well presented very attentive and Friendly. Nice menu and very child friendly. Food was a little pricey but very nice. Will def be returning here.

1  Thank Donalmul
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Been coming to this area for years but hadn't eaten here for over 20 years. Over Christmas popped in with family for lunch. Unfortunately for a vegan there is nothing on the menu and the vegetarian option was good ole goats cheese so not an...More

2  Thank MollySparkles
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Questions & Answers
2 March 2017|
Response from PinkElephantIreland | Property representative |
Hello, Many thanks for your message. Yes, September we are open every evening for dinner, starting about 6pm. Hope to see you later in the year. Kind regards, Amy
Sheila D
7 October 2016|
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Response from jessica_auer | Reviewed this property |
We were 3 people and we all had a couple of drinks as well as a good main course and a desert which was gorgeous and although I can't remember exactly what we paid it certainly wasn't overly expensive . We loved the whole... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R600 Coast Road | Near Kilbrittain, Kinsale, Kilbrittain P72 HC79, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Kilbrittain
  • Phone Number: +353 23 884 9608
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The Pink Elephant is a bar & restaurant with spectacular views over the Atlantic Ocean and Courtmacsherry Bay. Situated right on the Wild Atlantic Way, The Pink Elephant serves award winning evening meals, bar lunches on Saturday and traditional Sunday lunches.
Ideal for parties, functions or gatherings The Pink Elephant, with phenomenal views, delicious food wide variety of craft beers and ciders and fine wines, makes any visit super enjoyable. We also host bespoke wedding ceremonies & receptions.
Just 15 minutes from Kinsale, Clonakilty or Bandon, and only 40 minutes from Cork City The Pink Elephant is an essential part of any trip to West Cork.
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