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All 44 Kenmare Restaurants

O'Donnabhain's Gastro Bar

10 Henry Street, Kenmare 00ky, Ireland
+353 (0)64 66 42106
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Ranked #23 of 44 Restaurants in Kenmare
Cuisines: Irish, Seafood, Gastropub
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Midleton, Ireland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Ate here on a busy August day. They had seats on the street outside & the town was bustling. Was lovely to sit & watch the world go by. Had fish & chips. lovely food, very tasty. Very reasonably priced.

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Cork, Ireland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Traditional Irish and European dishes served by genuine helpful staff and usually accompanied with a good, lively traditional Irish session.

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Virginia Water, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We went in to meet friends for drinks, on tasting the Guinness which was sharp I returned it to the bar to be told tersely ‘there’s nothing wrong with that’ . . . . followed up with the other member of staff saying ‘we have been pouring it all day’. Now I know what a Guinness should taste like and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

My troupe first went here for a nice lunch of traditional Irish fare which was very enjoyable and next we came here in the evening for a taste of traditional Irish music. At lunch the food was good with excellent Guinness Pie. The pub has a good atmosphere with welcoming staff. It is one of the best in a village... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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47 reviews 47 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Attracted by the lamb stew listed on the board out front, we were not disappointed. It was tasty and plentiful, and went very well with our afternoon pint of Guinness! A good atmospheric pub, as well.

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niagarafallsny
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98 reviews 98 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Servers running like wild trying to serve all of us, every seat was taken and we truly enjoyed the pub while we waited. Had the fish and chips and enjoyed every last bite. Our waitress was a bit stressed but settled once all were served.

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Seattle, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The traditional Irish musicians were the big draw here, and many evenings this was the only "happening" place in town. Great place to hear music and enjoy the Irish pub experience. Picked up a few good CDs too. Basic pub food, service decent, prices average. We ate here twice, and stopped in for the music/drinks three times. Stick to pints... More 

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Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

A great pub experience! Good food and atmosphere. We had salads, pizza and dessert. Our server was busy but kept us happy start to finish. We enjoyed excellent live Irish ballads and bought the CD. Clearly a popular place with locals as well. It is noisy but that is what we expected. It was getting even more lively when others... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

It was first time in the kenmare, we were very pleased with the service. We seated outside on the sidewalk I had a pint of beamish and really enjoyed the atmosphere. Highly recommend it.

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Bagenalstown, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We had Sunday lunch at O'Donnabhain's recently and found the food to be top quality and one of the best bar lunches I have had in ages. Try the lambs liver which was exceptional. Well worth a try. Also the waitress that served us (Scottish Accent) was very friendly and informative. She recommended the soup for starters and it was... More 

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Additional Information about O'Donnabhain's Gastro Bar

Address: 10 Henry Street, Kenmare 00ky, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 (0)64 66 42106
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
Cuisine: Irish, Seafood, Gastropub

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