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Blue Haven Hotel Bar/Bistro

Pearse Street, Kinsale, Cork, Ireland
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Breakfast: 7.30am-12.00pm
Lunch: 12.30pm-517.30pm
Afternoon Tea: 12.00pm-17.30pm
Dinner: 5:30pm-22.00pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome

About Blue Haven Hotel Bar/Bistro

A well known culinary gem, The Blue Haven is a stylish, award winning nautical style boutique hotel located in the heart of Kinsale. Blue Haven's reputation for excellent food, friendly personal service & meticulous attention to detail will always ensure your visit to Kinsale is a special one.
All our dishes combine seasonal produce and fresh seafood from the local shores, carefully prepared by our team of international chefs. Experience our gin & tonic selection, our premium whiskey's and the ultimate Irish coffee whilst listening to our live music. Live music 7 night a week.

Cuisine: European
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

We celebrated the day after our wedding in Hamlets Bar. A massive thanks to Ciarán, Helena, Charlie and all the staff who were just outstanding on the day. The newly refurbished outdoor area was the perfect set-up and the BBQ was delicious!

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Visited On Saturday, 04 August 2018

Amazing service. Amazing staff. Two managers where on the night of the engagement and both where so great with us!! I would recommend ye to anyone

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Visited On Sunday, 29 July 2018

Absolute wonderful place. Have been visiting on many occasions. Keiron, Magda and the staff are all amazing and Hardworking. Have recently had a second day wedding party here and it couldn’t have been organized and gone more smoothly. Look forward to visiting again soon. Many thanks

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Visited On Saturday, 28 July 2018

Amazing food can't wait to go back

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Visited On Monday, 23 July 2018

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Visited On Saturday, 21 July 2018

Very good service, met with John Paul on arrival, everything taken care of and a nice area reserved for our group. Had a BBQ organised, great food, everyone in the group happy.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 July 2018

Staff were more than helpful and very accomodating

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Visited On Saturday, 14 July 2018

We were attending a social club BBQ at the Blue Haven we were greeted by John Paul when we arrived and he went above and beyond to help us all evening and along with all the staff they looked after us very well and catered for all our needs. The BBQ was outstanding absolutely delicious. The new outside seating area was perfect and everyone was seated together at reserved tables. We were all very impressed and will definitely be going back. Thanks to all

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Visited On Friday, 13 July 2018

Thanks to the Blue Haven and Hamlets for a fantastic day out in Kinsale for me and my company colleagues. The organization and communication ahead of the event ensured that I had no stress at all in the lead up and let me and all my colleagues enjoy the day thoroughly. The quality of the food and service was impeccable.

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Visited On Friday, 29 June 2018

Helena was Very helpful at the time of booking and all the staff in Hamlet's were very pleasant and really competent at their jobs. We will be returning again.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 June 2018

Fabulous dining experience for afternoon tea for a group of 16. Did not get the gentleman's name who served us but he was superb. A huge thanks to him for looking after us so well.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 June 2018

I booked the blue haven for a hen party 32 people for food and drinks in Aperitif tapas restaurant, I can not recommend enough. The food was amazing, we got the set tapas menu which I was afraid may not be enough but we got so much food. The service and staff were exceptional and so attentive with drinks. They then had an area reserved in hamlets for us and gave us our dessert there. Overall a great evening can not recommend enough..

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Visited On Saturday, 19 May 2018

We really enjoyed having our communion celebration in the tapas bar where the tables reserved for us were fabulous right in front of the bar.Beautiful decor .The food was amazing esp my husband atlantic hake was ghe nicest fish hed had and service was fantastic from first contact by email everything was just perfect for us .Thank you for making our day .We were very glad we travelled down for the day .We will be returning very soon.Thank you. Sharon .

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Visited On Tuesday, 22 May 2018

We celebrated a family dinner and were very well looked after and all our needs catered for. Everyone from young to old really enjoyed the food, atmosphere and surroundings. Thank you for making it special

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 May 2018

We had a fantastic 3 course meal here with our company, which went flawlessly. Fantastic food and wine as well as service, this was not my first visit and won't be my last. Thanks for looking after us - Bekah

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Visited On Saturday, 19 May 2018

Food wasn't great

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

We had our sons first Communion lunch here with our families. The food was excellent and the room beautiful. What struck us most was the excellent service by the two members of staff in the room. From start to finish they were extremely pleasant and helpful. Thank you.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 April 2018

Fantastic service, lovely food and great value, cant wait to return!

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Visited On Saturday, 17 March 2018

Fabulous time at blue haven will be back

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Visited On Sunday, 11 March 2018

Fantastic service lovely atmosphere in relaxed surroundings

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Visited On Friday, 09 March 2018

Amazing seafood afternoon tea. I would highly recommend.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 March 2018

This was my third time coming for afternoon tea.I've been for food and for tapas,and everytime the staff have been so welcoming,friendly and helpful.I cannot commend them enough.over the phone,via email and in person,the staff are great.the food was gorgeous and fantastic value for money.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 February 2018

Great service. Staff very friendly and helpful. Food was excellent!

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Visited On Monday, 12 February 2018

The service was excellent as usual! Thanks to all the staff!

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Visited On Monday, 12 February 2018

Very happy with the service, food and atmosphere. will visit again.

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