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Lord Kenmare's Restaurant

18 College Street | Murphy's of Killarney, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
+353 64 663 7245
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Irish, Seafood, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
18 College Street | Murphy's of Killarney, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant after reading the ratings it had. Our table wasn't ready at the reservation time and no drinks were offered while we waited. The crab starter was completely tasteless (this was chosen after we were advised that their weren't enough oysters for...More

3  Thank Jeff P
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello , Thank you for your review which we read with a heavy heart. We regret if you did not receive the usual Lord Kenmare's standard of service or meal which is highly unusual for us . However we take all comments on board and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Very nicely decorated, beautiful atmosphere with great food and service. My husband started with the oysters. They were large with a great presentation and he loved the flavors. Followed by the filet of beef which we both had. Perfectly cooked and included a delicious peppercorn...More

Thank nvlinks
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello , Thank you for submitting an excellent review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit to Lord Kenmare's. We really appreciate the recommendation. Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends came together in this wonderful establishment to enjoy a 40th birthday. The restaurant were professional throughout the whole process from organising the event, special dietary requirements, arranging a lovely table, cooling fans, mouth watering food, outstanding service and a special (unprompted) treat for the...More

Thank alisonmZ3037VS
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Alison, What a fantastic review ! We really appreciate the detail of the review. It was our pleasure to ensure you had the best possible birthday celebration! Every best wish, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying almost next door to this restaurant and having read reviews decided to eat there. My wife and I usually try a different dish but tonight we were both tempted by the seafood platter and thank goodness we did. I thought about steak...More

Thank GlobalWanderer10
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello , Thank you for a five star review ! We really appreciate your compliments. Our seafood comes from Dingle Bay and Castletownbere , nothing beats fresh local produce cooked to perfection. All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten here on many occasions, but only now ended up here with my family. A couple of drinks in the very enjoyable bar downstairs was followed by a great meal upstairs. Despite a couple of us being disappointed by the mussels having been...More

Thank 13jerry
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Jerry , We really appreciate all the compliments even the title of your review ! We are thrilled that you chose to return again and again and hope you continue to do so. All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our dining experience in this excellent restaurant. The food was excellent, the atmosphere perfect, and the staff were great in particular Kathleen who made our visit all the more enjoyable. Will most definitely come back.

Thank Kevin K
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Kevin, Thank you for taking the time to submit a top class review. We are delighted that everything was to your satisfaction. We look forward to your next visit ! All the best, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff and Kathleen was a treasure. We were a party of seven and had a delicious meal. Will be back.

Thank Pat O
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Pat, Thank you fro a fantastic review ! Kathleen was delighted with the special mention ! We look forward to the next visit. Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant is small but with great atmosphere. Nice selection of wines. Food is really impressive. Very nice and professional service. Can really recommend that restaurant.

Thank siamer
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello , We greatly appreciate your excellent review of Lord Kenmare's. We are so pleased you enjoyed your meal and the general ambience . Our staff are delighted that you complimented service. Thank you for the recommendation. Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ate here with my girlfriend and we both agreed the food was great. She had a delicious seafood platter and I had a very good steak. We were in for last orders and this may have had something to do with a delay and...More

1  Thank hennesem
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello , Many thanks for a very complimentary review . We are so pleased that everything was to your satisfaction . Of course , The Seafood platter is our signature dish with ingredients sourced locally in Dingle bay and served fresh every evening. We hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful setting and great food. Very friendly staff that was helpful beyond just food selections. They gave tips on the area and what was must sees.

Thank Pete16800
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Pete , Thank you for a great review. We are so pleased but not surprised to hear that the staff looked after you so well. We hope you have an enjoyable time in Kerry. Best wishes, Seán & Máire

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patpurcell26
8 June 2015|
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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Indeed we do Pat. We offer a children's menu to u12's. We have a choice of six main courses and five desserts. We also offer small potions of certain dishes on our A La Carte Menu so there is plenty to choose from. I hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 College Street | Murphy's of Killarney, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 7245
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