Afternoon Tea: 2:30pm-5pm
- Disabled Access
- Free WiFi
- Families and Children Welcome
About Rockpool (Kinsale Hotel and spa)
Kinsale Hotel & Spa invites you to discover the exciting menus options at Rockpool Bar & Restaurant in Kinsale, Co Cork.
The menu compiled by our head Chef Hugh Bailey and General Manager Mr Ronan Fahy, brings a variety of modern dishes using the very best local produce available. Our new head Chef brings a wealth of experience to the Rockpool Bar & Restaurant which he has gained through 20 years’ in the Irish catering business, where he has held senior positions in the kitchens of national and muti-national hotel chains.
Rockpool Bar & Restaurant caters for any occasion, be it family events, special occasions, office parties, corporate gatherings, communions, confirmations and weddings. We pride ourselves in offering a tailor made service specific to your unique requirements and tastes.
One of Kinsales best known eateries Rockpool Bar & Restaurant was refurbished and relaunched at the 4 star Kinsale Hotel and Spa in 2019. Rockpool Bar & Restaurant is committed to using the finest quality, locally sourced, ingredients and provides a relaxed environment for our guests & customers for every visit.
With the summer season coming our Rockpool Bar & Restaurant also boasts Kinsale’s extremely popular outdoor decking area which is a huge attraction for summer cocktail evenings, outdoor BBQs and social and corporate gatherings over the Summer, with customers enjoying fantastic ambience, great food and spectacular views over Oysterhaven Bay.
“Built on a proven track record Rockpool Bar & Restaurant creates and delivers great tasting food using fresh quality ingredients sourced from artisan local suppliers and served with professional standards of service and hospitality set in unique, contemporary and relaxing surroundings” (Rockpool Bar & Restaurant Mission).
Excellent service and friendly staff
I make at least one visit a year to the Kinsale hotel and I’m never disappointed. This year, despite Covid challenges, the staff were just as friendly and helpful, the food was great and the room was spotless and comfortable. I’ll be booking back in for my 2021 trip soon!
We had a fabulous time at Kinsale Hotel & Spa. The staff are fantastic & the hotel is extremely clean. The grounds around the hotel are well kept & it was such a pleasant stay. It would benefit the guests if Room Service was available perhaps. Also, although we are fully aware of the restrictions due to COVID-19, we unfortunately were unable to book into the pool as it was fully booked. This was very disappointing. But overall, we loved our getaway & will hopefully return in more normal times & benefit from the pool & spa. Thanks team!
Nicest meal I've have ever had. Thank you.
We were do impressed by the level of service offered by all of the waiting staff, it really shows that they obviously went through a very high level of training at induction and the hotel is definitely reaping the awards now when it comes to table service we’ll done all
Absolutely brilliant from every single member of staff... Thank you
Compliments to the staff who were incredibly kind and helpful Excellent service during what is certainly a difficult time.
We had a delicious breakfast, service was excellent! Very Covid compliant - would recommend to friends and family!
We had a lovely time in Kinsale Hotel and Spa! Staff were excellent and food was delicious!
Will be looking forward to staying here again. Hotel is beautiful. Staff are so friendly and accommodating. Views and scenery are spectacular with beautiful walks on the grounds. We really enjoyed our stay and will be back.
Amazing food, atmosphere and view! Would definitely book again
Such a lovely welcome from the team. They really made the dining experience feel relaxed whilst adherence to guidelines. The restaurant felt stylish & cosy. Lovely light. Excellent food, taste , presentation and variety. Thanks so much for putting in such a good effort in these difficult times.
Could not have been happier with our evening last night. The food was to die for, the atmosphere was lovely, Conor, Paul and Brett were fantastic. The woman for breakfast was a sweetheart. The place was absolutely spotless. Room was amazing and comfortable. Alison is extremely good at what she does 😊. The whole experience was just outstanding. Will definitely be back.
Great hotel great staff great food great facilites will be calling again.
We had a lovely stay in the hotel lodges exceptionally clean and safe as always everything was perfect
Great atmosphere, staff are fantastic, from reception to the restaurant, so professional and so friendly.
James went above and beyond for my family and I. Such great banter, he is an asset to the hotel, and dare I say, a highlight of the stay overall. The food was also delicious, in particular, the cauliflower wings, and the warm brownie.
Lovely mini break with Friends at Kinsale Hotel and Spa. Would highly recommend.
I had the chicken ceasar as a main and it was very small. Kids pizza was also very small fine for a 3 or 4 year old but not for a 8 or 9 year old. Burger was lovely and the chips too.
Staff friendly, food was excellent!!!
Excellent hotel , with great staff , swimming pool needs small improvements/maintenance,food really good but you expect more for the price! Recommend to stay out the the city
Thought would be more of a selection like pancakes or eggs Benedict, but staff wher amazing
Stunning beautiful hotel staff where amazing and the singer top it all of
Reception staff were very helpful. Room was beautiful. I had requested prosecco which was waiting on arrival. Dinner was lovely. Prompt service. Lovely friendly staff, breakfast was nice. Would highly recommend