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High Tide Kinsale

38 Main Street, Kinsale P17 PR29, Ireland
+353 83 144 8434
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Irish, International, Seafood, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
38 Main Street, Kinsale P17 PR29, Ireland
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51 - 60 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived late near closing time on Sat night. Fionnuala was a fantastic host we found out later on that she also was the person behind the fantastic and cosy decor. We all ordered steaks, 2 strip loin and one ribeye. Food came in a...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Aykan A
Fionnuala M, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you Ayken, much appreciated review coming from a top chef. Lovely to meet you and your family.Hope you enjoyed your Kinsale visit. Might see you again next year.

Reviewed 21 April 2018

Had a fantastic meal here, we had the Fish and Chips, Herb Crusted fillet of Hake and Red Thai curry which were all delicious, you couldn't fault them! Cosy and relaxed atmosphere. Fionnuala is so friendly and welcoming! And the decor is just fab!!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 428sineadw
Fionnuala M, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Thanks so much for great review. Delighted you liked everything. Great chat.

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Cozy, clean and comfortable atmosphere with great food. Oh, and a really sweet, friendly owner. She gave us a ton of suggestions for sites to see in the area. Go there, you won’t be disappointed.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank mkeward
Fionnuala M, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. I hope you found Union Hall and Glandore and the SUN.

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic meal in high tide! The calamari is hands down the best I’ve rever had. I considered taking a piece home to try and reverse engineer the recipe but couldn’t stop myself from polishing off the whole plate. Monkfish curry was succulent...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Fionnuala M, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for such a lovely appreciation . I'm delighted you enjoyed everything. Next time you are in ask me for the calamari receipe.

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The cosy ambience, wonderful decor, impeccable service and exquisite food made for an all round wonderful experience. I can safely say I’ll definitely be back! Worth the trip from Killarney for without a doubt the best meal I’ve had in years. Thanks to the hostess...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Cooney84
Fionnuala M, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Thank you. I'm delighted you enjoyed so much. We try to make a lovely a welcoming space with the best of food. Enjoy your break

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Just home from an incredible meal at this fab little restaurant. Seriously - if your looking for charming cosy ambience with delicious beautifully cooked food - then this is the place to come. Can't say anymore ...unreal 🤗

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank jacksonu601
Fionnuala M, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Thank you for great review. Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 April 2018

Ate here recently on a cold wet night. Situated behind Fishy Fishy's. Lovely open fire with very pleasant staff. The food was excellent and great value for money. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank brendan m
Fionnuala M, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Thanks Brendan. Enjoy the chat about the home place. Hope you both enjoyed your break

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

An excellent place to duck in out of the cold. The owner took our soaked coats and hung them up to dry then ushered us towards a really welcoming fire. What you can only describe as a warm welcome on a cold and wet Thursday...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Kevin M
Fionnuala M, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

What a day! Delighted you loved our food, everything fresh and cooked to your liking. Thanks. Fionnuala

Reviewed 25 March 2018

Have been three times for lunch and dinner over the past month. Great experience. Top notch food with a really good take on using the best of ingredients simply. The monkfish curry is sublime. Warm welcoming atmosphere and good value, especially for families/children. . An...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank grainneokeeffe
Fionnuala M, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Hi Grainne, always lovely to see you. Thanks for lovely review. Fionnuala

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely little restaurant in Kinsale. Stopped for a quick lunch with 3 energetic children This did not faze our very welcoming hostess who set us up with all we needed. Lunch was freshly cooked by the chef and arrived promptly piping hot and tasty. We...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank NthDub
Fionnuala M, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Lovely children. Glad to have made your visit to Kinsale special. Thanks. Fionnuala

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Main Street, Kinsale P17 PR29, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Kinsale
  • Phone Number: +353 83 144 8434
  • E-mail
Description
Located in 1840's building close to where the high tide reached in Kinsale in olden times. Decorated to reflect the town's nautical connections and maritime tradition. The menu features locally sourced ingredients and each dish is prepared to order by chef Ross. Most dishes gluten free and vegetarian available(+ notice) The business is owned and run by a local family. You will receive a warm welcome at High Tide Open 12-3for coffee and lunch and 6-9. for dinner. credit cards accepted.Wifi
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