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The Laurels Pub

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40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
10:30 - 23:30
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All hours
Sun 12:30 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 23:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This pub has a great atmosphere and great staff. My girlfriend and I both had the Irish stew and it was the best Irish stew I've ever had, and they pour a great pint of Guinness so what more could you ask for.

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Charlestown, Rhode Island
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was one of the first pubs we stopped in and went back a couple more times. Very authentic Irish comfortable pub. Foods good Great soups!

Thank GaryMcCoy
Greater Cincinnati
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our tour guide recommended The Laurels. I was looking forward to my first visit to a genuine Irish pub... all my expectations were exceeded. I found this pub to have a definitely neighborhood feel to it despite being located on one of Killarney's main shopping streets. It was packed with locals, but there were some novitiates such as myself taking... More 

Thank George H
Cork, Ireland
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78 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A traditional pub in the centre of Killarney. A cold winter day, sitting by the fire, eating really good soup, friendly staff. Hard to beat!

Thank ballinora4
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91 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here after searching for an Irish pub that was open around 3pm. It was so cozy inside and had such a great atmosphere. We got a Guinness beer and for lunch, I had the potato cake. Absolutely delicious! The staff were friendly and such characters. The service was fast as well. The meals were so big and so... More 

Thank YasmineSchultenkamp
Norman, OK
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166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We received several recommendations for dining in Killarney, and this was one of them. I had the seafood chowder, and it was very good, and (with a beer) quite filling. They also had a better beer selection than many of the other pubs in town.

Thank pathfinndr
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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503 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great High St vibey Irish pub, great service, traditional beers and great food. We had the Calamari and jacket potatoes, really good and of course the slow poured draft Guinness.

Thank Spithead
Dublin, Ireland
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126 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate lunch here with the family and glad we did. The staff were so friendly and brilliant with the kids. Food was good and plentiful... everyone enjoyed their meal.

Thank Felicity R
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this Pub twice while staying in killarney,friendly bar staff and nice pub.Located in in main street town centre. Did not eat in restaurent so can not comment on it but seems very nice.So over all it was enjoyable

Thank michael B
Newmarket, Cork, Ireland
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36 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good pub atmosphere & friendly staff.. food was lovely - bit of everything & in fairness not overpriced.

Thank Helena O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?