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Jacks Coastguard Restaurant

Cromane, Killorglin, Ireland
+353 (0)66 97 69102
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Ranked #3 of 20 Restaurants in Killorglin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $53
Cuisines: Seafood
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Jacks Coastguard Restaurant is a landmark building overlooking Rossbeigh and Inch Peninsula in the seaside village of Cromane between Kilorglin & Glenbeigh on the Ring of Kedrry route. Nestled against the Atlantic Ocean, enjoy panoramic sea and mountain views while you enjoy the finest of seafood. The Station Bar and Coastguard Restaurant successfully combines old world charm with modern elegance.Guests can linger over a drink in the bustling Station Bar or enjoy the soft tones of the piano through the restaurant by our resident pianist JP Murphy. Only the finest and freshest of seafood is used to create dishes that would rival the most discerning of palate. Signature dishes such a Cromane Mussels, Tiger Prawns or perfectly seared Scallops should not be missed. For the unwilling seafood diner, our succulent Fillet of Beef should suffice nicely.
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English first
County Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Just seen Jacks tripadvisor reward and remembered had not left one!!!! Just to say go! If you want sea food to die for (try the Turbot) in wonderful sea view surroundings not to mention the staff from the friendly greeting on arrival to the nothing is to much trouble service this is the place to go. Thanks to Brian and... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Seafood was excellent and the location amazing. A little pricey, but if you are anywhere in the area and looking for good food this is the place to go. Bar in front was filled with locals enjoying themselves - a good place to stop and have a drink, but the dining room has a beautiful sunset view and has an... More 

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County Meath, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I planned to eat here on a trip to Kerry for the simple reason that my boyfriend loves seafood and they raving reviews here. Unfortunately, we were disappointed after making the drive from our base in Killarney. Maybe it was because we visited on a Wednesday and they are closed the previous day, but the staff were setting up the... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Very good music, environment, and nice pub in the same place. The staff is friendly. Great view of the coast. Happy and relax atmosphere, I definitely recommend it!

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Tralee, Kerry, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Visited here for Sunday lunch on a cold December day.. Had been recommended but it a bit of a distance from ours but was just superb. From the views to the decor, staff and not to mention the meal it was Grade A plus! Great value and we plan to have our next family gathering there early in 2015! Well... More 

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Glenbeigh, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We just had the most wonderful meal, my friend described it as "Orgasmic" but I told him that wasn't appropriate for a review...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We visited this restaurant for our wedding anniversary and upon booking asked for a window table which looks out to the coast. Even thought it was dark we were able to see the lights of Inch in the distance so it was somewhat romantic! The restaurant is nicely laid out and the tables are well spaced enough so that one... More 

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ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

My parents had there 40th wedding anniversary with Jacks last Saturday. It was a beautiful occasion made very special by a very special place. A big thank you to all the staff. Can't wait to visit again.

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Fort Myers Beach, Florida, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I were craving fresh, raw oysters. We drove toward the beach detouring off the Ring of Kerry. A local fellow directed us to Jacks. Oysters were not on the menu but they could accommodate us. The oysters were delicious. Wonderful pate. Delicious soup. Beautiful view of the water. Great accidental find.

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We went on recommendation from my hairdresser, we were not disappointed. Whilst there was some mix up over the booking, as they were closed on Tuesday and had not received my email we were accepted as booked! The meal was really lovely, the service was good and the evening sunset over the bay stunning. We even got an email the... More 

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Additional Information about Jacks Coastguard Restaurant

Address: Cromane, Killorglin, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 (0)66 97 69102
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killorglin
Average Prices: USD 5 - 53
Cuisine: Seafood

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