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All 13 Sneem Restaurants

The Blue Bull

South Square, Sneem, Ireland
+353 (0)646645382
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Ranked #5 of 13 Restaurants in Sneem
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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English first
Ripon, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We stopped there for food while doing the ring of kerry tour . It's what we would imagine of an old Irish pub , the menu was good with some real tradition dishes mixed with modern so something for every one . It is not cheap though for pub food , average meal is between 10-13 Euros . Great atmosphere... More 

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Newcastle
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282 reviews 282 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
200 helpful votes 200 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The menu was large and catered to all tastes - fish, mussels, hamburgers etc, or a light lunch such as a sandwich. I chose vegetable soup and soda bread with a glass of beer (7.10€). Their restroom was spotless.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We stopped here on our drive along the Ring of Kerry for a late lunch. The portions were big and everything was well prepared.

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Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We had a drink and a meal at the blue bull. The staff behind the bar were very friendly and welcoming. A nice varied menu with a good selection. If you're ever in sneem its well worth popping in for a bite to eat and a drink.(so to some the blue bull up) Good food good drink good price.

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limerick
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Travelling with a group of 8 we happened upon this restaurant in Sneem by pure accident. As another reviewer said there was one server tending bar and looking after the food also but she had our order taken and food in front of us in no time. Everyone of us had a fantastic meal. Portions were very generous and the... More 

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West Malling, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We had been looking for traditional Irish food and went into the Blue Bull. That is what we got. There was a single person serving the food and beer to the locals. She was on top of it. We had a very tasty meal in front of us in no time at all. I tried the Irish stew and my... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

A fantastic pub with a great atmosphere and lovely food. Were made to feel very welcome despite the put being very busy.

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County Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The scallops I can thoroughly recommend ,but the dessert of Sticky Toffee Pudding was far too dry. The service was efficient warm and friendly ,which was our experience when we went there previously also.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We have been to the Blue Bull a number of times on our visits from the US since 1990. This time I had the seafood and pasta in a creamy garlic sauce. Not heavy at all, delicious. My husband had the fish & chips and also was pleased. We then moved to the bar and had an after dinner drink... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We went here as we had read a review by Andrew Lloyd Webber, the food was great but we were very disappointed in the eating area rather dark and felt squashed

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Address: South Square, Sneem, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 (0)646645382
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Sneem

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