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PF McCarthy's

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
14 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 1516
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“meatloaf” (17 reviews)
“beef hot pot” (4 reviews)
“fish and chips” (19 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
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21 - 30 of 384 reviews

Reviewed January 28, 2018

This is a good pub with great food, we arrived without booking but this was no problem and were soon seated. It offers traditional food but has some different dishes too, I had the lamb shish for starters which were lush. My son had the...More

Thank Joheppi
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Great food, lovely service and great beer. Will definitely come back again soon. Good selection of beers, really fresh scampi and very tasty lunch.

Thank Roy O
Reviewed January 22, 2018

I hadn't been to PF's for several years and was more than willing to meet a friend there for lunch last week. I was aware that the place had undergone a change of management since I'd last been and, whilst the interior was somewhat changed,...More

Thank HOS70
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Do came to Kenmare for my birthday with my fiancee just looking for a decent lunch. Looked in the window they had the fire on I was sold. He had a pint of O'Hara's red alert his now new favorite. I'd Pinot grigio happy days....More

Thank Moira S
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Was just out for a day with my fiance on her bday and stumbled upon this place for a bite to eat. Very friendly staff, great choice of background music and on my part the best burger I've had in recent memory. My fiance had...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Spot on for a bit of grub and a pint. Casual and friendly, the menu is good and the food is good too. Yeah, it’s a good place to visit when in Kenmare.

Thank Liam M
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We were looking for a cosy, lively bar serving good food on a cold & wild January evening - McCarthys certainly hit the spot. Kenmare was deserted, we opened the door into McCarthys and discovered where everyone was! We were seated immediately and served attentively...More

Thank morck_11
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

We went here for lunch over the Christmas break. The menu is very good and caters well for vegetarians. We ordered various dishes including a lovely special - beef hot pot with Mash. Very well done. Would defo go back and recommend it for a...More

Thank Gusmeister
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Had a few drinks here before dinner. Seems to be the busiest bar in kenmare. Didn’t eat here but food looked lovely. Had music and a very busy bar. Staff were nice and friendly. Worth a visit

Thank Sharon Q
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

Strolling the streets of Kenmare on October 17th, we happened upon PF McCarthy's Pub. What a discovery! My husband and I both ordered the lunch special which consisted of a stuffed chicken breast topped with bacon, mashed potatoes, gravy and a medley of roasted root...More

Thank Gail G
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Jamie W
October 4, 2016|
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Response from MrShankly86 | Reviewed this property |
No it's the same Pub license laws all year round. Friday & Saturday night pubs can serve till 12.30am. Rest of the week it's 11.30pm.
July 17, 2016|
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Response from Paul B | Property representative |
Hi there, We have live music every night of the week in the summer. Expect traditional music from 7-9pm and then a live band from 10.30. We also have a DJ that does an electronic set in our beer garden on Monday nights. We... More
December 23, 2014|
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Response from rosie60763 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, it's just a pub/restaurant. Great TRAD music, food and service but that's all I can tell you about.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 1516
  • E-mail
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