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The Fish Kitchen

New Street, Bantry, Ireland
+353 27 56651
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (62 reviews)
“crab cakes” (22 reviews)
“prawns” (45 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
Irish, Fusion, Seafood, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
New Street, Bantry, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The fish kitchen is a must for fish lovers and it also caters for meat lovers too. Booking is essential as this restaurant is popular with the locals which is always a good indication as to the standard of food served. Service was friendly if...More

Thank BrianKavanagh
Reviewed yesterday

Super restaurant! Had dinner here last Saturday evening. The food and service was just excellent. Cosy restaurant with an amazing selection of fish to choose from on the menu. Steak available too but if you like fish you will be spoiled for choice! The staff...More

Thank WhiteFarran
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ate here tonight with friends. Food, wine and atmosphere all excellent. Highly recommend. Turbot and Halibut superb and crab starter was fresh and delicious.

Thank FlanFM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was in bantry for 2 nights and decided to eat in the restaurant the first night (by a friends recommendation) very cosy restaurant food was absolutely outstanding can’t get any fresher!! Wine list and service was ok would go back in a heartbeat for the...More

Thank oisinf123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to get a table last night fully booked so we went to the bar close by to have a think about where to go ended up chatting to a fab newly wed couple who manged to book a table earlier in the day so...More

2  Thank Kay B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fantastic meal here recently, second visit and just as good as the first. The food was excellent, the service fantastic in a great atmosphere. what a gem of a restaurant. I cannot wait to return

Thank Kieran D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small restaurant. Lovely and warm welcoming. Good food with superb service and staffs are so nice and friendly. We had a cold platter(fresh seafood),soup of the day(good), seafood chowder (normal) 1/2 prawn sandwich(good) come with, prawn scampi & chips(delicious). They are really...More

Thank Jankesin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well cooked fresh fish, simply cooked (a little too simply). Expensive for what it is. 'Mackerel on a bed of caesar salad' was 2 pieces of delicious fresh mackerel on top of a few lettuce leaves and 2 croutons. Hardly a 'caesar salad'. One starter,...More

3  Thank VeryFussyInDublin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is definitely the best place to eat in the area if you like fish. We had a fantastic meal and homemade puddings too ( which is always a huge bonus !! ). The staff were friendly, attentive and super efficient. You will need to...More

Thank H H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very small but delightful. Great food for lunch or dinner. Great in town location.close to everything.

Thank jasheridan1
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Susan A
April 18, 2016|
Response from FishKitchen | Property representative |
Susan, Apologies for not replying sooner. Our capacity is 28, and that's the only space we have. I could suggest Manning Emporium, or Dan Phils for a group this size. Neither would be a private room but you perhaps could... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $39
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Street, Bantry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Bantry
  • Phone Number: +353 27 56651
  • E-mail
WE ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL THE 28th OF JANUARY The Fish Kitchen is a family run business that prides itself in having a menu that is almost entirely all fish with the exception of sirloin steak. The Local fish shop downstairs, our main provider of fish ensures an excellent supply of the freshest fish in the South West. Where possible fish is sourced locally from the coops and trawlers of the South Western ports.We have the finest Mussels, Prawns ,Scallops and Lobster on our doorstep in Bantry Harbour, For further information on the source of our ingredients follow the link to our website.Our Food is Simple, Fresh and Locally Sourced.
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