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Kate Kearney's Cottage

) #15 of 153 Restaurants in Killarney $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 664 4146
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, Ireland
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131 - 140 of 491 reviews

Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Service terrible. Staff not very professional our food was so under cooked Raw chicken that wasn't even fully cooked. Waitress never apologised for this. We never paid for our meal and they never minded as they must hear the same story everyday.

Thank Norah R
Reviewed 20 June 2016

My family and I biked through Killarney National Park and on through the Gap of Dunloe arriving at Lord Brandon's Cottage where boats took us and our rented bikes bake to Ross Castle.. Midway through the ride is Kate Kearney's Cottage. It is a nice...More

Thank OhioDms
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Nice place to start a walk or carraige ride into the gap. Nice to have a drink outside on a nice day. Food is decent.

Thank Steelcity1933
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Food was great and reasonably priced. Service was very slow even for European standards. Gift shop a bit leprechaunish catering to people who want to buy cheap Chinese made trinkets. Attracts scores of tourist busses like moths to a flame. Good luck getting a seat...More

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We started our journey through Dunloe Gap here. We were able to browse the lovely shop, pick up some water for the journey, and feel refreshed by the gentile hospitality.

Thank MellieSue59
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We were sitting in the main room with the musicians, a lot of fun and even some young dancers performing traditional steps. Busy but staff does a great job getting the food out and drinks filled.

Thank Jennifer N
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Had lunch outside on a beautiful sunny weekend day with piped Irish music - enough to create the best of atmospheres. Set aside the normal Guinness for Kate's Brown, a light, flavourful brew, a little cold for English tastes but very refreshing and appropriate for...More

Thank The_Dunmurry_Kid
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Best pint of Guinness in the area in my opinion and the traditional St Paddy's Day favourite of bacon and cabbage was lovely. Great service and atmosphere. Great that locals drink here and mix with tourists. Highly recommended.

Thank SanClemente
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

This place was recommended by our BnB, really good. Although extremely busy, the staff and manager could not be faulted for their prompt and efficient service. We had the lamb roast with vegetables and the bread and butter pudding- both excellent. If you are looking...More

Thank John491
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

As others have so well reviewed, bangers and mash was great. Staff friendly, good range of beers and lovely atmosphere. Expect to go back next year as we will again be staying in Beaufort

Thank JohnTPerth
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Patricia G
Can you pls advise on payment methods thank you
10 May 2016|
Response from TerraVaughn | Reviewed this property |
They take credit and cash
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 00:30
10:00 - 00:30
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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