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The Acorn Bar

Muckross Road, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 663 7600
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good17%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“busy spot” (2 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Cajun & Creole, European, Pub
$$ - $$$
Muckross Road, Killarney, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Ate here when we stayed at the adjoining hotel. Staff were great, food was excellent (bacon & cheese burger!) and all very reasonably priced.

Thank Martin O
EilisFleming, Manager at The Acorn Bar, responded to this review

Dear Martin O, Thank you for your review. I'm delighted to hear you enjoyed the service and the food. Your comments are invaluable to us. Kind Regards, Eilis Fleming

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped into the Acorn Bar part of the Oaks hotel for dinner. There was a large selection of food to choose from including starters, mains, specials and puddings. We had the lasagne and the steak sandwich. Both meals were excellent, staff were very attentive,...More

Thank Caramich
EilisFleming, Manager at The Acorn Bar, responded to this review

Thank you sincerely for your great review. Our large selection of bar food caters to all tastes and requirements. It is so important to us that our guests enjoy their experience here at The Killarney Oaks Hotel. Thank you for your recommendation. Kindest Regards, Management

Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Ate here a few days ago. Used to come here once a week before as the food was amazing. Unfortunately the last few visits have been disappointing. Very bad service and the food has gone way downhill. Had to ask for menus then go to...More

Thank Local1985
EilisFleming, Manager at The Acorn Bar, responded to this review

Dear Local1985, Thank you for your recent feedback. I am very disappointed to hear that the bar food service did not meet your expectations. We will be meeting with our team to discuss your review and solve these issues immediately. Hopefully you will award us...More

Reviewed 16 November 2016

Poor service , food overpriced & poor . Never again. Rip off . Went here many times in the past but on my last 2 visits the food has been poor & service. The place needs a face lift. Dirty in parts . A real...More

Thank Chrislanmac63
EilisFleming, Manager at The Acorn Bar, responded to this review

Dear Chrislanmac63, I'm truly disappointed to hear your visit was not as expected. This is definitely not the the standard that we adhere to. I will ensure that your comments are passed onto the relevant personnel. Thank you for your feedback. Eilis

Reviewed 27 October 2016

I enjoyed this bar so much I came back the second day. The first day I had a couple of pints at the bar while watching munster rugby. The food looked great so I came back the second day with my wife. I had a...More

Thank Niall F
EilisFleming, Manager at The Acorn Bar, responded to this review

Dear Niall, It's great to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Killarney Oaks Hotel. I find it hard not to be tempted myself! I will ensure your comments are onto the Kitchen team and we look forward to your next visit. With Regards, Eilis

Reviewed 8 October 2016

We enjoyed the food even if it is not a gourmet kitchen. The plates were big. .Abel's service was kind and pleasant

Thank ddaannnnyy
EilisFleming, Manager at The Acorn Bar, responded to this review

Dear ddaannnnyy, Thank you for your recent review. We are delighted you enjoyed your meal here at The Killarney Oaks Hotel. Eilis

Reviewed 7 October 2016

lovely quite bar good for a peace full drink are a cup of coffee staff so friendly and helpfull lovely bar

Thank johannakenny2
EilisFleming, Manager at The Acorn Bar, responded to this review

Dear johnannakenny2, I am very happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Oaks. Hopefully we can welcome you back again soon. Regards, Eilis

Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here for lunch and dinner and my order got mixed up on both occasions. Food quite bland & service could be quicker. Staff friendly though.

Thank Bev P
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The food was perfectly acceptable, but a bit bland. My daughter ordered a pizza, which was gross, but that is to be expected at a pub in Ireland. It was the extremely slow pace of service that made it so painful. We were there for...More

Thank Allison H
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This bar is so clean and nice. Staff very friendly. Bar good very good. Great free parking. Beautiful garden.

Thank Nuala C
DanielleMannix, Manager at The Acorn Bar, responded to this review

Dear Nuala, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we really appreciate it. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards, Danielle Mannix

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muckross Road, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 7600
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