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The White House

The White House Pearse Street, Kinsale, Ireland
+353 21 477 2125
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb stew” (20 reviews)
“seafood pancake” (16 reviews)
“chowder” (39 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
The White House Pearse Street, Kinsale, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 582 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for Sunday lunch with my parents and son. The menu is good with something for everyone however there are more fish dishes than anything else on the menu - Im not a fish fan but was able to pick something for myself. I...More

1  Thank hannigan007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I spent a nice lunch on New Year s Day with my family. Very relaxed atmosphere, good food, nice location. I think I will come back to the White House another day, this means a lot. I recommend it.

Thank Grenscia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely old pub, we popped in after dinner elswhere for last drinks and had a great time, good live music and great crowd.

Thank Bertie500
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Go to spot for me when in Kinsale food and service is great and they do a lovely pint. The live music is also very entertaining and tops off an all round great spot!

Thank DJM8704
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We were hoping for a good pub meal + music but the music was cancelled. Still, we got the good meal - Beef Stew for my husband and, for myself, a Seafood 'Pancake' (crepe actually) which was excellent. Guinness of course. Typical pub prices, decent...More

Thank Pamela F
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Fish and Chips, local favorite and I see why now. It was fantastic. The people were friendly and the service was great.

Thank Walldo
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We visited the White House as it came recommended and the meal was really good. Service excellent and speedy. It is nicely decorated and the menu varied with lots of choices.We where only there for two days and would have went back but wanted to...More

Thank June Q
Reviewed 12 November 2017

lovely atmosphere, good beer and food, we really enjoyed the warmth and the hospitality. The annual Jazz festival certainly contributed!

Thank Charles I
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

What a great pub. Lamb stew I have not had so good since my mother's. Sweet potato and onion soup. Both warm and hearty yet not starchy

Thank HMCHUGH430
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is an enjoyable restaurant to visit. The menu is quite wide-ranging and the food is really well cooked, always tasty. Portions are on the slightly generous side. The salmon and steak dishes are recommended, as is the chowder.

Thank mjdcurran
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The White House Pearse Street, Kinsale, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Kinsale
  • Phone Number: +353 21 477 2125
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