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Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant

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Kenmare Place | Killarney, Republic of Ireland, Killarney 0000, Ireland
+353 64 663 1816
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10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Zurich, Switzerland
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Had an incredibly enjoyable meal helped by amazing personal service and attention. All staff were friendly and helpful - but Les in particular. Good selection on the menu, including kids meals. Would absolutely visit again just to enjoy the great service!

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3 Thank Marc F
killarneyinter, Sales & Markering at Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Marc F Great to hear that you had 'an incredibly enjoyable meal' at Hannigan's. Thank you also for your kind words about all our staff and in particular Les. He is extremely popular with all our diners and he gives outstanding service. I was also glad to hear your like our menu selection and especially our kids meals, we... More 

Cork, Ireland
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed March 24, 2016

if you like athmosphere and open fires,,,low lighting,,,dark wood ,you will like this place, enjoy it.

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Thank Liam C
killarneyinter, Sales & Marketing at Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Liam C Thank you for your warm review. We do try and offer a warm atmosphere at Hannigan's and our traditional style pub with open fires, wood panelling and low lighting help to create this atmosphere. We feel it is the ideal place to come in after a brisk walk exploring the National Park across the road and enjoy... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

The staff were all so inviting and friendly - very good at what they did. And the quality of food was there to match. Highly recommended!

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2 Thank michaelgrubb89
killarneyinter, Sales & Marketing at Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear michaelgrubb89 Thank you for your great review. We were very happy to hear our staff were inviting and friendly. We pride ourselves on offering good food combined with great service and we are happy to hear we achieved this when you dined at Hannigan's. Warm regards Sabrina Horgan Sales & Marketing More 

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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here with my Mum last night. Service was exceptional and we could not fault any part of the service . Was the best experience of service I've come across in a very long time . I had the ceaser to start it was nice , Mum had the scallops which were also nice. Seafood pancake for main was... More 

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2 Thank DDERVLA
killarneyinter, Sales & Marketing at Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear DDERVLA Thank you for your great review of your dining experience at Hannigan's Restaurant. We were very pleased to hear that we offered 'the best experience of service I've come across in a very long time'. This is a huge compliment and we were delighted with it. Thank you also for your very comprehensive review of your menu choices.... More 

Killarney, Ireland
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2016

Phenomenal service by Les !! The most enjoyable ,engaging , humorous , astounding , entertaining server I have had in all my travels through Ireland and in the states! On top of the remarkable server was incredible food in a friendly and fun atmosphere ! The entire staff was friendly and made it a most memorable and Remarkable dining experience.... More 

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4 Thank mistyfanciful2016
killarneyinter, Sales & Marketing at Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear mistyfanciful2016 Well, what can I say to such an amazing review. Thank you so much for your kind words. What a wonderful way to describe Les, 'The most enjoyable ,engaging , humorous , astounding , entertaining server I have had in all my travels through Ireland and in the states'. Les and all the staff will be over the... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Hannigans came highly recommended by our B&B staff. The atmosphere was very relaxed and friendly. The staff were very helpful and welcoming. The food was great and they offered a large choice of drinks. Highly recommended.

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3 Thank Christopher J
killarneyinter, Sales & Marketing at Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Christopher J Thank you for your lovely review. We are very pleased to hear that you came to us through a local recommendation. We always feel that this is a great sign of a business when it is recommended by locals. Good to hear that you would highly recommend Hannigan's. Warm regards Sabrina Horgan Sales & Marketing More 

Tralee, Ireland
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675 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Had a quick bite here early one morning It was too early for lunch They had pea soup and toastie special Very good About 8 euro Very nice place Very central Recommend this place

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1 Thank samboDublin
killarneyinter, Sales & Marketing at Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear samboDublin Thank you for your review of Hannigan's. I was pleased to hear you enjoyed the pea soup and our toasted special. We are very centrally located at the centre of Killarney town. We hope to see you again when you are next in Killarney. Warm regards Sabrina Horgan Sales & Marketing More 

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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 14, 2016

We had dinner at Hannigan's the first night of our stay in Killarney. It was recommended by the B&B we were staying at; what a great choice! The food was delicious (felt like Sunday dinner back home - turkey and ham roast along with delicious roasted vegetables and potatoes). The dining room was very pleasant. Our waiter, Brendan, was engaging... More 

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1 Thank Bill and Berna... V
killarneyinter, Sales & Marketing at Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Bill and Berna... V Thank you for your wonderful review of Hannigan's Bar & Restaurant and for your kind words about Brendan. Brendan will be delighted to hear he has a great sense of humour, we find him very funny too! He is a great asset to Hannigan's and the International Hotel and we are very proud to have... More 

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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here last night, The caesar salad with chicken was huge and delicious a lot more than you would expect for a starter! And I also had the chicken stir fry that was delicious and plenty with lovely fresh veg. My boyfriend had the chowder and burger with chips which he also very much enjoyed!Staff were so nice... More 

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1 Thank Maire D
killarneyinter, Sales & Marketing at Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Marie D Delighted to hear you had such a lovely visit to Hannigan's. The caesar salad is extremely popular and as you have said, and it is very tasty too with fresh cos lettuce, chicken, black olives and the creamy ceasar sauce. The chicken stir fry and the chowder are excellent choices too. Hannigan's Restaurant is always very busy... More 

Cork, Ireland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2016

Stopped here for lunch last week while spending a few days in Killarney. We ate in the front dining room. The top quality food and friendly service from Les made it so enjoyable. We would certainly return.

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1 Thank Roscrealady2014
killarneyinter, Sales & Marketing at Hannigan's Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Roscrealady2014, I'm so pleased to hear you enjoyed your lunch when you visited Hannigan's last week. We do pride ourselves on the quality of our food and service and I'm happy to hear that these lived up to your expectations. Please return again next time you are in Killarney. Best regards Sabrina Horgan More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kenmare Place | Killarney, Republic of Ireland, Killarney 0000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 1816
Description
Welcoming visitors and locals alike for over 100 years, Hannigans Bar & Restaurant is one of Killarney's best-loved and much-acclaimed historic drinking and dining establishments.Enjoy all-day dining from 10.00am to 9.00pm with superb, locally sourced produce, cooked to perfection and served in cosy, candle-lit surroundings with a friendly and professional service. A la Carte & Evening Specials Menus - Served from 6.00pm to 9.00pmLunch Menu - Served from 12.30pm to 3.00pmSandwiches, Toasties, Wraps & Snacks - Served from 10.00am to 6.00pmHannigans Restaurant Killarney -A dining experience featuring the finest seasonal Irish ingredients, beautifully executed and dedicated to diners who enjoy comfort,atmosphere, superb service, reasonable prices and most of all,good, simple food. The Brewery Restaurant- Where opulent wood panelling, ornate ceilings and delicate crystal chandeliers echo fond memories of times bygone and sets the perfect scene for freshly prepared breakfast, candlelit evening dining or contact us about private gatherings of up to 100 people. The Brasserie - Keep an eye on the Jaunting Cars with freshly brewed coffee and homemade scones... the perfect way to start your day! Also the perfect private party venue with private bar. The Library -Enjoy the joy of Afternoon Tea with a friend in The Library or curl up with your favourite book and a mug of hot chocolate. Contact us below to book afternoon tea.

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