Fresh Local Seafood at The Bantry Bay
Bantry is famous for it’s seafood and Bantry Bay mussels are famous the world over. Why not call in to the Bar and try our popular ‘West Cork Seafood Platter’? Offering a selection of fresh local seafood and shellfish served with homemade Irish soda bread, enjoy it for yourself or as a larger sharing platter.
Our menu is sure to tempt you for breakfast, lunch or dinner as we offer a wide selection of food including traditional Irish breakfasts, traditional Irish roast dinners, Pies of the Day, Chicken Curry and tasty bar food. Or why not try one of our ‘Daily Specials’ for something different?
We work with the best of local suppliers to make sure you get an authentic flavour of West Cork when you visit and we look forward to welcoming you.
We serve food all day in the bar: breakfast from 10.30am-12pm, lunch 12pm-5pm and dinner 5pm-8pm.
Bia at The Bantry Bay is a classic style restaurant with a simple philosophy; great food and comfortable surroundings with friendly, attentive staff.
Bia is a classic style restaurant that fuses the mouth-watering taste of quality local produce, West cork meats and local seafood. All dishes are inspired by the exceptional French flair of our Head Chef, Gilles Eynaud.
We offer an EARLY BIRD MENU for orders before 7PM, see menu below.
Bia Restaurant is currently closed and will reopen again in April.
We are available for private functions, so do give us a call now on +353 (0) 27 55789 for details.
Good cooking starts with good produce and when you have the richness of the West Cork larder to choose from there’s an opportunity to really excel. We work with suppliers who are passionate about their Irish produce, which gives our menu a unique strength and depth. What you see on a plate in Bia is an expression of many artisans, local landscapes and the talent of hardworking local fishermen.
When it comes to service, our front-of-house team create a welcoming, relaxed atmosphere for you to enjoy, while savouring your food and wine to the fullest.
The exciting specialties include Braised Short of Rib, Salmon Confit, Ribeye Steak and Bantry Bay Scallops with Clonakilty Black Pudding. Vegetarian dishes, Daily Specials are also available and Set Menus can be created for Groups of 12 or more. (See below for examples of our Menus).
Our carefully chosen wines have been selected not only for their great taste, but to also compliment your meal. Our staff will be delighted to give you a recommendation from our wine list, which offers something for all tastes and budgets.
Our Craft Beer selection has been compiled to feature the best of locally produced beers all stemming from the Munster region such as Mountain Man Brewing Company, Clonakilty Brewing Company and West Cork Brewing Company.
The culinary ingenuity and skill of our kitchen combined with welcoming and professional service, makes Bia one of Bantry’s premier dining experiences.
We look forward to welcoming you to Bia. For reservations call +353 (0) 27 55789