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The Laurels Pub

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Chowder, Irish, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Pasta, Soups
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Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
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10:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Drinks, Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 160
    Very good
  • 27
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  • 16
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  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hotel recommended it. Read the reviews. Wanted to try Lamb shank in Ireland. My suggestion. Enter bar. Walk toward the end of the bar. Sit next to Morris ( he is there 8 days a week). Order the lamb shank. Thank me later. A memorable meal in a memorable town. Great pub, very good food and the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 3, 2015
Tampatitleguy
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Tampa, Florida
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Bar scene
  • Families with children
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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

Hotel recommended it. Read the reviews. Wanted to try Lamb shank in Ireland. My suggestion. Enter bar. Walk toward the end of the bar. Sit next to Morris ( he is there 8 days a week). Order the lamb shank. Thank me later. A memorable meal in a memorable town. Great pub, very good food and the atmosphere you expect.

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Made us wait for an hour for our food. When we got it it was lukewarm, clearly the waitress forgot about us.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Came here on the advice of Trip Advisor- great choice. Very busy pub but great food,atmosphere and service. Had a chicken stuffed with goats cheese and dauphinois potatoes. All was cooked to perfection.

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Portland, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Had a great time sitting at the bar. The bartender was funny and made for a delightful evening. It was a great find while touring the town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Genuine atmosphere,packed with locals and tourists alike..warm welcome,great Guinness and the seafood chowder has to be tried

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Called in without a booking and it was very full in the restaurant and bar area. The lady who welcomed us said a table would become available fairly soon if we wanted to wait in the front area and look through the menu. We only waited about 5 minutes before we were shown to a table. The lamb shank was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Ate here twice in the past week - once for Sunday lunch and 2nd time for regular lunch - both times food and bar staff were superb - great selection of food on menu for both kids and adults - would recommend a visit !

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Hiawatha, Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Went later in the evening only had to wait 5 minutes for a table. Guinness was excellent. We had the potato cakes & fish and chips. Food came to our table quickly & was delicious. Great service, friendly staff

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Had lunch in the pub with a group which included a grandmother, fussy kids and a person with a number of food intolerances. The staff were great and everyone was very happy with their food.

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Colts Neck, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Big Shout out to our waitresses!!!! JOANNE and NIAMH !!!! You girls Rock! Told you we would mention you! Thank you for the best service! Your suggestions for Stew and Fish and Chips were perfect! We ordered both so we could share and try both. We could not find a better stew! Could have stayed longer but would have had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 29
  • Cuisine: Chowder, Irish, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Pasta, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 11:30 pm

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