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The Bulman Bar & Restaurant Kinsale

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, , Seafood
Summercove, Kinsale, Ireland
+353 21 477 2131
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (60 reviews)
“chowder” (45 reviews)
“lobster” (34 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Summercove, Kinsale, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was very good, we all enjoyed it. Our host was nice and helpful, as we are on our first trip in Ireland we rely on locals a lot, this girl was very informative.

Thank _patrick77mckenze
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little pub Food was very nice , staff were lovely and attentive. The view was just beautiful, great afternoon watching the sun go down with a makers mark .

Thank Leanne L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my family after a visit to Charles fort and we were not disappointed! It's a cozy bar that was very populated when we went. The staff were lovely and made sure we enjoyed our experience. The fish and chips were just excellent,...More

Thank nayizs93
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch here with my husband on a walk to the Fort, the steak was perfectly cooked and my dessert of sticky toffee pudding was delicious, my husband was so happy with his choices as well, had a couple of coffees and we...More

Thank Laura E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The menu mostly has fish and shellfish offerings, from small plates to mains. But there are some meet offerings too and a children's menu. Highly recommend the fish and chips and open crab sandwich. The wasabi mash was a fab side too. Good wine and...More

Thank WellTravelledby2
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Always satisfied after a visit here. Great bar and superb restaurant. Very nice and atmospheric and lovely to sit outside in the summertime for a drink. Food is fresh and I'd recommend the seafood which is always lovely and fresh. A bit pricey but worth...More

Thank EK2211
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

The perfect place to stop after a walk from town out to the fort. They had just opened but had fired in both fireplaces and the waitstaff was friendly and helpful. The leek and gruyere tart was delicious but huge and rich. You might want...More

Thank kadct
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Great place and long may it continue as it is. Nice at night or daytime with views of Kinsale harbour. The Scilly walk and Charles Fort are nearby.

Thank AndrewMcCrorie
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Had been here before and loved it but was very disappointed this time - it was crowded beyond belief (many of the group I was with left because of the crush) with a totally unsuitable band for New Years Eve - would expect a middle...More

3  Thank Linda M
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Popped in for some lunch today. Excellent friendly atmosphere and ambience. Had the seafood chowder and fish and chips. The pricing was reasonable and the location was nice. Highly recommend

Thank Geoff B
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Questions & Answers
Evelyn M
6 December 2016|
Response from mary77Cork | Property representative |
We are only closed on Christmas day re-opening on St Stephens day at 3p.m. Usual hours all other days.
24 May 2016|
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Response from dudejon | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, yes the Bulman has easy access with no restrictions.The door on your left as your facing the Bulman is the most common entrance and this is a level surface, there is also a Disabled parking area directly in front... More
19 August 2015|
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Response from finbar28 | Reviewed this property |
im not sure check with the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Summercove, Kinsale, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Kinsale
  • Phone Number: +353 21 477 2131
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