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The Shack

) #22 of 49 Restaurants in Kinsale ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, European
3 Main Street, Kinsale, Ireland
+353 87 274 0972
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (12 reviews)
“burger” (27 reviews)
“tiger prawns” (3 reviews)
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Irish, European
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3 Main Street, Kinsale, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were visiting from overseas and catching up with friends/locals. So many choices for dining, we were guided to The Shack. Ordered the steak which was nice, along with chips and onions. Everyone seemed to know everyone else which I guess is what happens in...More

Thank sterwuv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wandering the meandering, quaint roads of Kinsale deciding on a place to eat dinner on our last night in this incredible harbour town/village, we happened upon The Shack. It was exactly what we were looking for. We ordered the burger (house specialty) and the grilled...More

Thank kellidh
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinning experience in this restaurant. There were 4 of us and each were impressed with our choices. Everything was cooked to perfection. I highly recommend eating here!

Thank William M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped in last Monday night with my wife for incredible food, off the beaten track but well worth the fine. You won't find hake cooked like it anywhere and I mean anywhere. Friendly staff. Highly recommended.

Thank Dakar2005
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want great food on Kinsale look no further than the Shack. I've been there last August and this July and it didn't disappoint.

Thank Ronan C
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Went here without a booking on a busy Saturday night, waited just a half hour in local pub, then returned to enjoy a lovely meal, with a real home-cooked feel to our food selections.

Thank AlSedge
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Was directed here by our B&B owner. When we arrived at this tiny establishment, they were full but asked if we would come back in 30min. After having a pint at a pub down the street, we returned and were treated to a wonderful meal....More

Thank jla1cle
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Came here with my boyfriend in October on a Saturday night . We actually both live and are from Kinsale but neither of us had ate at the shack before so we said we would tick it off the list. I had the enchilada and...More

Thank reneroo92
Reviewed 14 November 2016

didn't have a reservation but they were very accommodating we sat in the window watching the world go by there were three of us we ordered two starters between us my sister and I both went for the ribeye for mains I must say it...More

Thank Jackie J
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Visited with family friends, excellent foor served in a mid-range price and very suitable for families with children.

Thank Tuf1954
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Main Street, Kinsale, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Kinsale
  • Phone Number: +353 87 274 0972
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