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The Bulman Kinsale

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A Home Run!!!!!! 5 🌟

Everything was perfect, cozy, comfy bench seating with a view to the Sea, attentive service and... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
VancouverZengirl
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Vancouver, Canada
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Worth the Trek

It’s outside of town on the opposite side of the harbor so it’s either a drive or a long walk. But... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Raphjh
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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3 Oct 2018
“A Home Run!!!!!! 5 ”
22 Sep 2018
“Worth the Trek”
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Everything was perfect, cozy, comfy bench seating with a view to the Sea, attentive service and WOW, the food! Enjoyed the calamari salad - dee-lish , and the mussels (best ever)!!! Fresh/Delicious Broth/Healthy Portion. Locals and tourists alike enjoy this homey gem. Absolute perfection!

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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

It’s outside of town on the opposite side of the harbor so it’s either a drive or a long walk. But it’s certainly worth the effort. The oysters were big and briney and the lobster was beautifully seasoned. Others in the group had the sole...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

We were on a short tour of Southern Ireland with twelve noisy , excitable friends and had booked this place on a recommendation from a friend who had been previously . The atmosphere was terrific and the food was really very nice indeed . The...More

Thank robert w
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Upstairs restaurant is nice but a little cramped....was there when the temperature was quite high outside and the kitchen door was open to the restaurant which just added to the heat! The menu is a bit limited but the food was good, I heard mixed...More

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Used to come out here pretty regularly about 20 years ago when I lived in Cork City, so hadn't been back for a while. Walked my hubby out here from town over the bank holiday weekend with the promise of the rugby and a lunch...More

3  Thank kirkgirl
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

First visit to the Bullman and thoroughly enjoyed every moment of it. Fantastic food, fabulous service and great great atmosphere. If you’re in Kinsale it’s a must.

1  Thank B1824WDtomf
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, great food and service with beautiful views across the bay to Kinsale. A perfect lunch on a sunny March Monday with a walk up to the castle close by afterwards.

1  Thank RmcoUK
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We stop here every time we go to Kinsale for its delicious food (seafood chowder, lobster, fish&chips...) or just for a pint. On top of that, the view is lovely.

Thank Francesca O
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Don't just go in for a drink and think you will be able to sit down and remember to book a table to eat. Gradually being strangled by its own success. I feel as the quantity of covers goes up quality goes down, but still...More

Thank colaradopam
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Stopped off for a bit of lunch whilst touring Ireland on our Motorbikes with Paul FitzGerald of Wild Irish Tours, sat outside in the sun, great food and great service, surprised by the 'unfriendly comment' as our experience was great tbh, two lovely young ladies...More

Thank David B
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