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Man Friday

) #12 of 49 Restaurants in Kinsale ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, Seafood, European
Scilly | kinsale, Kinsale, Ireland
+353 21 477 2260
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (87 reviews)
“meringue” (35 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Scilly | kinsale, Kinsale, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 734 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We happen to stumble upon Man Friday when leaving the Spaniard. Although it was early, they were offering an early bird price fix special where you could have three courses from their delicious menu for an affordable price. We chose that option and we were...More

1  Thank mikeandkeri
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very pleasant evening with good wine and local fish for our dinner. The walk up the hill from Kinsale was worth it.

Thank anneshaw132016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wife loved her hake fish and I had the steak which was cooked perfectly but was a little tough in spots. My mussel appetizer was quite good abd the wife enjoyed her pea soup. Desserts were also very nice. Service was attentive and friendly.

Thank World_Traveller914
Reviewed 1 week ago

had a reservation and we were seated right away. Outstanding fresh fish and good service. Not great ventilation on a hot day.

Thank cstaley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried many different menu options and all was fantastic. Oysters awesome and Turbot outstanding. The service and hospitality unmatched, albeit we have found great food and welcome since we arrived 4 days ago. Floral abundance extraordinary. Driving on left side a challenge on narrow...More

Thank OurCaptiva
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would rate this restaurant amongst the top 3 in Kinsale. The food is always delicious, fish and meat alike... and the desserts are fabulous!

2  Thank Dinie450
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous view, wonderful irish hospitality and the food is delicious. Good value as well.crab gratin below amazing!!!!

1  Thank Jess_Dunne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here a few weeks ago. It was a busy Sunday and we didn't have a booking but they were very accommodating and sat us almost straight away. We both went for the steak and they were absolutely fantastic. We weren't waiting too long considering...More

Thank uoleary
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to The Man Friday on Friday the 23rd of June. We had our table pre-booked as from knowing from other experiences. We got seated within 5 minutes. My boyfriend and I both got 10os steaks. I asked for a medium to well done...More

4  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have got to try the Spring Lamb and the cold salmon. Just Terrific. Pretty good wine selection and the service, in my experience, is great.

1  Thank B1638LZpaul
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Questions & Answers
1 February 2017|
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Response from Frank H | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much every day - however, given the time of year best to check rather than assume
Cynthia W
30 October 2016|
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Response from Loretta O | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but I'd advise to dress "smart" - hope that helps. L
4 June 2015|
Response from Irishgal1978 | Reviewed this property |
Only open Sunday'sfor lunch..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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