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The Laurels Pub

40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato cakes” (39 reviews)
“lamb stew” (28 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (33 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 811 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a lovely meal with my wife. The food was superb with excellent staff. It’s a little pricey but worth it as the quality of the food makes up for the price. Look forward to going back.

Thank Mustardseed S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best meal of our first week in Ireland My husband and I had the local beer which was good Then we had seafood chowder which was the BEST He had bacon and cabbage which was a huge pile of mashed potatoes covered in marinated cabbage...More

Thank hopkinsfam143
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As the plural name would indicate one side is the pub and the other restaurant. Even though full, they were able to seat our party of five by opening up another room. The service was a bit slow with long waits between the waitress appearances....More

Thank Al M
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was good although a little pricey with smaller then usual portion size. The Guinness was tasty !

1  Thank derekphenderson64
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pub was recommended by a local for an authentic experience. When we visited about 8 pm on a Monday night, it was crowded with locals. We sat at the bar and had Irish Stew and Shepherds Pie- both out of this world- exactly how...More

Thank Denise F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bacon and cabbage for two with my Irish friend who said it was just as good as her home cooked. We also enjoyed a bottle of wine with our dinner. All for under €60 which was perfect

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here for supper and had huge portions with nice, cold Guinness. Was a bit touristy, but seemed pretty authentic.

Thank Nicole O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tourist trap with insolent staff. Not for vegetarians. Ordered a 'vegi burger' it came without a burger just a bun with limp veg. Asked the waitress where the burger was she said, "didn't you read the menu!" and placed emphasis on the fact that there...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

the ham and cabbage was awesome and plentiful. One plate could have fed 3 people at our table!!! The pizza was also very good. Totally enjoyed ourselves here.

Thank AnnMarie K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Irish bacon and cabbage! I could just leave it at that. If you haven’t realized corned beef and cabbage is not big in Ireland and this one unique spot had to die for Irish bacon aka salted ham. I’d go back just for that, but...More

Thank EclecticTastes
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Questions & Answers
Tina H
31 October 2016|
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Response from soozireland | Reviewed this property |
So would I !!
2 August 2016|
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Response from magazine2016 | Reviewed this property |
Im sure that they do. Ask for Kate if she is there.
Rosanne W
19 July 2016|
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Response from pallygirl | Reviewed this property |
Oh wow! Glad to know Chelsea liked the same place we did! Don't know about Chris, sorry, but what a great place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
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