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Kate Kearney's Cottage

Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 664 4146
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, Ireland
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Our daughter's wedding reception was held in Kate Kearney's Cottage. We had an amazing day. Mary and all the staff helped make our day so special. Food was amazing and the barn for dancing was great. If you want a unique venue do not look...More

Thank frandon2017
Reviewed April 14, 2018

This is a lovely old bar/cafe at Gap of Dunloe. We had a delicious seafood and prawn chowder with soda bread.

Thank MarjofromBrissie
Reviewed April 3, 2018

We visited here on Easter Saturday.It was busy inside & out and there was a nice buzz. We were a party of three adults and a child. We had three of the best meals of our few days in Killarney. The food was exceptionally tasty,...More

1  Thank Ailish W
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Visited here for the first time in years and was disappointed with the decline in the general appearance of the place and the atmosphere.

1  Thank Sarah L
Reviewed March 19, 2018

The restaurant is very nice, the food was delicious, our waitress was very friendly and the musicians were very good.

Thank Elsie E
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

A few miles outside Killarney well worth taking a walk up the gap and stopping off here afterwards.Overall a nice place

Thank EoghanA
Reviewed January 10, 2018

We popped in on a Sunday after a lovely drive through the Gap of Dunloe. The pub was very, very busy yet we managed to find a table for two quite quickly. There were families there, plus walkers and holiday makers so it caters for...More

2  Thank DeeTravelGuide
Reviewed December 27, 2017

First time at Kate kearneys cottage so didn't know what to expect, cute as the dickens from the outside, has a nice little shop inside along with a roaring fire and traditional decor. Went by chance for a meal on St Stephens day and was...More

1  Thank Donna F
Reviewed December 18, 2017

We stopped here while exploring the Gap of Dunloe. The food was good along with the service. I recommend anything off the menu.

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful tasty hot food. Service excellent too dining room warm and cosy. Cudnt fault it to b honest

Thank eileen m
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Questions & Answers
May 3, 2018|
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Response from diumraid | Property representative |
There are 2 shuttle bus services daily, Google killarney shuttle bus for up to date times. In the evening time taxi service is the only way available.
sheri k
February 4, 2018|
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Response from diumraid | Property representative |
Food service starts at 12.30 but the cafe across the way and the cafe down the road both serve breakfast during the tourist season
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 4146
  • E-mail
Bar, Restaurant, Entertainment venue, souvenir shops, Pub grub and much more. Our multi award winning banquet style themed "Irish Night" runs from March through to October, a must if your visiting. In the high season you can expect the show to run at least 6 nights a week. We're also situated close to many walking trails in the world famous Gap of Dunloe. There's Jaunting cars and horse riding within a minutes walk and at least 5 golf course within a 10 mile radius. We also cater for weddings and after wedding parties. Live music and BBQs are never too far away either during the summer
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