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The White Horse

West Village, Ballincollig, Ireland
+353 21 487 1388
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
West Village, Ballincollig, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 281 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have frequented this pub/ restaurant a few times now and it never fails to disappoint. The food is delicious and the friendly service is top notch . Everything is fresh and really tasty , the staff are so welcoming . Would highly recommend this Bar...More

Thank clodagh b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely evening meal here with small children. Staff were so friendly, food and choice were great and great value. Would definitely recommend and will return

Thank dc20112009
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely spot on the edge of Ballincollig, serving up a great choice of well executed dishes. The staff are warm and welcoming and there is a good buzz about the place.

Thank csmurf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a quick bite of lunch. Shown to a table by friendly staff who advised on the menu. Food order taken promptly and the food was tasty and filling. Fairly good value compared to other local venues. Parking locally can be an issue.

Thank Enda K
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Just back from the white horse . The staff very friendly and efficient. Food was very good with good sized portions and their large slice of raspberry and lemon cheesecake was very very tasty and delicious, also reasonably priced, highly recommend a visit

Thank Eveleen F
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Came here with two friends recently for dinner and drinks. Menu has changed and really lovely options! the wings and satay skewers are really good and the best part of the white horse is the size of the glasses of wine ;) Staff are lovely...More

Thank IzyCro
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Superb choice of food at extremely reasonable prices ! I visited here with two other members , they both had meals and I just had a coffee as I'd eaten previously and the waitress brought my coffee and then noticed I wasnt eating and brought...More

Thank Elizabeth_Wall
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Good range of choice on the menu for young and old ,half portions for kids which was great. Very decent glass wine at a good price ,service from staff was very good and nice , the quality of the food was excellent and a fair...More

Thank bennettkieran58
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Our cabbie recommended we eat here so we walked from our Hotel (Oriel House Hotel - which BTW is a great place to stay) and had a wonderful meal. We did not have a reservation but were seated immediately - we ate at a hightop...More

Thank Maryann H
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent meal. The service was excellent and there was a great atmosphere in the bar. Bathrooms were clean.

Thank tashirl
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Questions & Answers
Lydia R
15 August 2017|
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Response from Scenic618862 | Reviewed this property |
Have a whiskey instead and a bit of craic. life is more important than a cup of coffee and complaining about it
Breda H
29 January 2017|
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Response from James J M | Reviewed this property |
Oriel House Hotel its a 5min walk or less
7 May 2015|
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Response from Losttraveller2011 | Reviewed this property |
It's normal practice in Ireland that children are allowed in a pub up until 9pm if your having a mea.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Village, Ballincollig, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Ballincollig
  • Phone Number: +353 21 487 1388
  • E-mail
Bar, Restaurant & Music Venue passionately serving the best of local produce within the seasons. We love simple food prepared well, boutique roasted coffee, local craft beer & live music. Upstairs at The White Horse has hosted Grammy, Juno, Latin Grammy & Choice Award Winners, all in the intimate folk club style Upstairs room.
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