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All 68 Dingle Restaurants

Chowder Cafe/Restaurant

Strand Street, Dingle, Ireland
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Ranked #8 of 68 Restaurants in Dingle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $20
Cuisines: Irish, Seafood, Chowder
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Killarney, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Food quality is very ordinary. Food standard is 5/10. The eating area is very limited in terms of space . We visited at lunchtime between Christmas and New Year . The location and friendliness of the staff were good but the rest was average at best.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We were in Dingle on a rainy day off-season. The ladies at the Chowder House were extra welcoming. The bread was brought in fresh from the bakery while we were eating and the soup and BLT were superb. Excellent stock for the soup and thick slices of bacon for the BLT.

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Yorkshire
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

So glad we ate here. I had plaice with mashed potatoes, my husband had fish and chips. We are both very discerning when it comes to fish but both meals were absolutely delicious. A big part of the reason we would like to revisit Ireland!

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Le Biot, France
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We were there for lunch in this really nice cafe, i had a really nice sandwich with goat cheese and red peppers, nice salad that come with! Kind staff, friendly and smiling !

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Cork, Ireland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I've been here many times and I've always had a lovely experience. The food is always perfect and the staff are always polite and friendly. It's the first place I go to when I am visiting Dingle. Try the liver meal for a change, it is so good, perfectly cooked. Toilets are always well stocked and clean. Prices are very... More 

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The food here is fantastic!!! My husband had the clam chowder and I had a goat cheese, tomato, and avocado open faced sandwich. We also had the brownie for dessert which was as equally wonderful. The staff also made a ham and cheese sandwich for our two boys (ages 4 and 2). It's always nice when places accommodate your children.... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We shared two sandwiches - both vegetarian and they were delicious. Simple, good service and great food. Ice cream shop across the street too for dessert!

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Had lunch with friends and I must say it was really good. I myself had the lambs liver and it was delicious. My friend had the salmon and she was really pleased. The service was excellent and the food reasonably priced.

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Laveno Mombello
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25 reviews 25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

What a surprise this little restaurant!! We'd been in lunchtime and with ordered the chowder soup...simply great!! Also people there for a cafè seemed to be very satisfied

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Lake Forest, Illinois
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85 reviews 85 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

duck in and have a lovely lunch. cash only. lovely fish dishes and chowder, cozy place and quick service.

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Additional Information about Chowder Cafe/Restaurant

Address: Strand Street, Dingle, Ireland
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Dingle Peninsula  >  Dingle
Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
Cuisine: Irish, Seafood, Chowder

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