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All 34 Ludlow Restaurants

The Killarney

44 Pond St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1067
+1 802-228-7797
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Ranked #18 of 34 Restaurants in Ludlow
Hours:
Mon - Fri 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Pub
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Description: "Come for the food, stay for the fun!!" Welcome to The Killarney, a family owned and operated pub, where locals and visitors alike come to gather in an authentic Irish atmosphere. Whether you are celebrating a special occasion, unwinding with friends over a frosty pint or feeding the family, The Killarney is the place to be! With 5 HDTV's and surround sound, The Killarney is also a great spot to have a pint and watch the game! Featuring 15 beers on draft and over 30 beers in bottles, The Killarney has something for every taste. If beer is not your beverage of choice we have a full bar, and boast the best Scotch and Irish whiskey selection in the area. We are committed to serving quality food and drink in a relaxed setting with friendly service. Here at The Killarney we use the finest ingredients and local products whenever possible, including Singleton's smoked bacon, Grafton cheeses, Green Mountain Smokehouse products and fresh produce from local growers in season. At the Killarney, there are no strangers, only friends that you haven't met.
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Berwick, ME
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I stopped in here for a drink with some friends. The atmosphere made me feel like I was in a 'local' bar. They had a decent beer selection. We had already eaten but the food coming out of the kitchen looked decent.

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Mark V, Owner at The Killarney, responded to this review

When you're here, you might as well be a local! That being said, we like to think we've got some pretty good brews and some pretty fantastic food. Try the Verbacon burger with a local Vermont draft -- you won't be disappointed. All the best, Mark - Owner More

Flint, Michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

The food was good but for a couple of beers and a burger for two it was over $60.00. Prices too high for an Irish pub.

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new jersey
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98 reviews 98 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We visited Killarney's for a quick dinner. The food was average, but the portion size very good. The 20 oz beers were $7 each. Their on line menu does not show prices. They are about $11 to $20. Hamburgers are around $12 to $14. There were four of us, three had burgers, one the Rueben. All came with an ample... More

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Dollard-Des-Ormeaux, Quebec
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93 reviews 93 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This was another dissapointment on our trip. We arrived at the bar for supper and it took about 15 minutes to be seated. For the first 6 minutes no one was even around than a waitress said she will be right back. It was the bartender who sat us and she came just as we were about to walk out.... More

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Hamden, Connecticut
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We waited for service in an isolated dining room for over 10 minutes. I ordered a beer which took another 10 minutes to arrive. The potato skins came out looking more like baked potatoes with cheese smothered on them. After only one bite, I found them to be awful, so I sent them back. The manager showed up and interviewed... More

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Mark V, Owner at The Killarney, responded to this review

I apologize that you had a substandard experience with us! Really, no one likes sending back food -- especially in the situation you described. We try to offer large portions, and many customers enjoy their potato skins. Additionally, a typical restaurant policy is to offer a discounted rate, but if our manager had a confrontational tone, I apologize. I'm glad... More

Housatonic, Massachusetts
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Stopped in for dinner, was greeted by the sounds of traditional Irish music playing. Sat at the bar, had an awesome bartender that knew how to pour a great pint of beer!!! Lots of traditional food on the menu, I had the Bangers and Mash which was sinfully delicious! Can't wait to stop in again!

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Mark V, Owner at The Killarney, responded to this review

What can we say? We get pretty Irish here! What's better than bangers and mash? Bangers and mash with a beer to wash it down. We're glad you had a great time and can't wait to have you back. All the best, Mark - Owner More

Stratham, New Hampshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We were part of a motorcycle rally and when the bartender finally showed up behind the bar to take our order we asked if there were discounts for the bikers, and was told no. Not in a particularly nice way, but rather rudely. We had one drink, shared one bowl of popcorn, and never was attended to by the bartender... More

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Mark V, Owner at The Killarney, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your experience, Maureen. We take reviews like yours to heart and will focus on some aspects you mentioned in the future. Friendly and attentive service are staples here, and I'm disappointed you didn't get to feel the true Killarney vibe. Come back in sometime; we know we can give you that five-star experience... More

Ludlow, Vermont
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The name may suggest that of an Irish pub but Killarney in Ludlow isn't. It's a favorite watering spot in town but when it comes to food, be forewarned. If you're interested in a drink with a group of younger folks (legal, of course), this might be your place. However, if you're interested in a good meal there are other... More

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Mark V, Owner at The Killarney, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear your meal wasn't all you hoped it would be. It's good to know you liked the drinks, but we pride ourselves on both food and drink. Despite your experience, I can assure you we're an Irish pub and serve a number of traditional Irish dishes. Drop back in, and we'll make sure you leave satisfied. All... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The food is ok it's reasonably priced. The staff can be hot or cold We have a vacation home in Ludlow and cannot get up to ludlow on a Friday till later in the evening. It's the only place be asides the outback that serves food late ( I would rather starve to death than go yo the outback). So... More

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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221 reviews 221 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We went here for dinner. We started off with a draft beer which was really good if you like Irish beer. We both ordered the fish & chip dinner. That was disappointing. I had two very small pieces of fish, but a ton of fries. My wife had the same. We then split a dessert and that was good. It... More

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