Kinsale is a treasure trove of Pubs and Restaurants catering for all tastes.

Gourmet Festival Chefs  

Restaurants in Kinsale are reputed for high quality food, ambiance and culinary expertise and they work together through the town's Good Food Circle. There is a great variety of food available. Kinsale is famous for fish and seafood and the high quality meat, vegetables and dairy produce in the area ensures the availability of top quality produce.

Every year a festival of fine food takes place in Kinsale. Chefs from top hotels and restaurants in Kinsale's twin town, Newport Rhode Island, come over and team up with local chefs to provide a culinary extravaganza.

There are many pubs where quality beers, fine wines, spirits and a warm welcome awaits visitors. Traditional music can be heard throughout the year.

Gourmet Festival Chefs Photo courtesy of Newport County Convention & Visitor's Bureau