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High Tide Kinsale

38 Main Street, Kinsale P17 PR29, Ireland
+353 83 144 8434
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Irish, International, Seafood, Contemporary, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38 Main Street, Kinsale P17 PR29, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I had a fantastic meal at this cute little restaurant. I had a medium sirloin with the best pepper sauce I have ever had, my steak was cooked perfect it was absolutely delicious, this restaurant had the most lovely staff so friendly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 606amandao
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great food, great service and great atmosphere. Very accommodating and nothing is too much trouble !!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Anne P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I found this beautiful place whilst walking around kinsale. Although we were not sure we were hungry enough to have a full dinner we decided we would go inside and take a look at the menu. From the moment we entered we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Edmoynahin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice restaurant, menu a bit limited though. I think it faces stiff competition in a great foodie town but they're relatively new and i think they're doing quite good so far.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank seamuso739
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely one of the best restaurants in Kinsale. The decor and staff are top notch and the food is excellent. They also have a great range of food on their menu to suit all tastes. I would definitely recommend and I cant wait to get...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ODL88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely hidden away place just a short walk From the centre of town, we celebrated a lovely New Year’s Eve dinner the service was absolutely fantastic and the food was out of this world couldn’t fault it! Will without a doubt be returning! 10/10

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank eoinf650
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and myself ate here recently. It a lovely cosy friendly family run restaurant with really nice food. The food was reasonable priced and of very high quality. The man serving who was probably the owner went out of his way to advise us...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 91Michelle365
FionnualaM16, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Delighted your enjoyed your visit and the experience. Many thanks for your visit and best wishes for the new year. Hope to see you again

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband ended up here after we had a power cut up at our holiday home at old head, we had seen it had good reviews so we thought we would try it. We was seated straight away by very friendly and funny...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank F2722FClouisec
FionnualaM16, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry the full menu was not available as local trawlers had not been to sea and we like to cook the freshest of ingredients. Weather has improved so they have all put to sea again. Even the the electricity at the old head is back...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I came to Ireland on Holiday from the US. We found Kinsale because a friend suggested it. After quite a few drinks in the nearby pubs, we were ready for some food but didn’t realize that most restaurants don’t have late hours...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Wendy K
FionnualaM16, Owner at High Tide Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Wendy. Thanks for your great review. Delighted that you had a great experience. Liam and Natalie remember you well and the craic you had. Hope to see you on your next visit to Ireland.

Reviewed November 24, 2018

I enjoyed yet another excellent meal at the High Tide tonight, where once again the food was superb with the service being informal, yet professional and friendly without in any way being obtrusive to our dining experience. I commenced with a starter of chicken liver...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank 972JamesO
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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
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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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