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Man Friday

Scilly | kinsale, Kinsale, Ireland
+353 21 477 2260
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (94 reviews)
“crab au gratin” (11 reviews)
“meringue” (36 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Scilly | kinsale, Kinsale, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 797 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We were a party of 4 who visited Man Friday last Sunday 16 April. We loved it! Great buzzy ambience on that occasion. The restaurant was very busy and the food was top notch. The lady who greeted us was very friendly as was an...More

1  Thank JanineOC
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was top quality, fish was incredibly fresh. Staff were extremely attentive and good humored. Price was value for money.

1  Thank IrishJimbo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really feel we made a bad choice with this restaurant. Quite busy but felt the food mass produced and nothing special. Could have got a lot better in Kinsale.

Thank pride&prejudice
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here with a party of 10 adults/ 3kids for an early bird on the Saturday night. Mussels in garlic breadcrumb for starter were excellent, and the pork belly for main was top class. Nicest meal i have had for a long time. The...More

1  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived in Kinsale just for the afternoon and stumbled upon one of the best meals we had while visiting Ireland. From start to finish, every dish was delicately and expertly prepared. So glad we had a meal here.

1  Thank 206jenp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here with my parents while on vacation after having dined here once before perhaps 4 years prior. My parents enjoyed their meals (Dad’s pork belly was awesome and Mom’s cod was good though cooked in a very rich cream sauce). I tried to order...More

2  Thank JackiTravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are regulars here, usually here about once a year. What you are sure of, no matter when you visit, is a superb meal, decent sized portions and good service. The service may not always be top notch but you know what you will get....More

1  Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a booking and arrived at 8pm. We were promptly greeted and given our table at the top of stairs. Menus were given to us but the draft from the window and the location of the table we requested to be moved. Due to...More

3  Thank Happyeamon
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Our first time in this venue, delicious food, good selection of starter and main course. The scampi , oysters and mussels are really good. We had the hot Kinsale platter and empty plates all round. My advice is to book in advance, park down the...More

1  Thank Donoher
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I loved their fish, chips & pototo cakes ,it's something I miss . It's well presented ,clean & friendly staff . After shopping at the Seminyak Square it was relaxing to walk up stairs & pig out on the yummy food & cold drink .see...More

2  Thank Barbs Sport L
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Questions & Answers
1 February 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
30 October 2016|
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Response from ann6155 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code!
4 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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids
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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