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Gaby's Seafood Restaurant

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27 High Street, Killarney, Ireland
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dublin, Ireland
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited Gaby's last Saturday night for a friend's birthday. I was really looking forward to it as I had heard so much about the food and service but have to say on this occasion we were unfortunately disappointed. I will start by saying the food really was delicious. As it specializes in fish, I ordered Halibut and it was... More 

Thank Niamh M
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I recently dined at Gaby's Restaurant for a family celebration and to say that it was excellent is an understatement. From the welcome at the door to the coat being put on your back when departing everything was 10 out of 10. A true Family run operation that has been going from strength to strength. There are many places to... More 

Thank MTreacyNYC
Belfast, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner in Gaby's twice during our visit to Killarney. The first occasion was an unqualified success - the John Dory was particularly special. We had an excellent bottle of Chatelain Desjacques Sancerre 2014 but overpriced at €43.50. Our second visit was a mixed experience. There was no John Dory or prawns, but the halibut was excellent - albeit... More 

1 Thank DAL1956
Midlothian, VA
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131 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate dinner here twice, once the two of us and another night with a German couple we met. Both dinners were very good. Nice appetizers and salads and both the seafood and steaks we had there were very good. Most entrees in the $20-25 price range. Make reservations if you plan to go on weekend nights, as the good... More 

Thank tennisc-8
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate the "black sole" (known to the English as a 'Dover sole') meuniere which was served, as I requested, off the bone. They offer two sizes - 'regular' and 'large'. I ordered the large size and struggled to finish it. What can I say? Fresh, succulent, deliciously flavoured and perfectly prepared. I have eaten here several times previously and... More 

1 Thank Martin S
Monterey, California
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good seafood and service and atmosphere. but bring a lot of money. For a special night out. Servers were well trained. Only complaint was a table of very very loud people drowning out conversation. Tables are only couple of feet apart. No privacy.

Thank mikefpc l
Dublin, Ireland
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220 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The crab claws have an amazing sauce which you would get up in the middle of the night to have. The prawns with tagliatelle are also amazing as are the scallops. Really good food with great service by Noel and the rest of the team. We always pop in when we're in Killarney

1 Thank B_Dublin
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178 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would consider this just an average, to slightly above average restaurant. I really debated between 3 and 4 stars, as our steaks were just average, the seafood bisque was as bland as I have ever had, and the service was not very attentive. That said, the other couple that dined with us loved their seafood entree, and lamb chops,... More 

Thank Michael1964
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 6 pm w/o reservations and were seated within a few minutes. Everything one on the staff was awesome. We loved the food - Grilled Salmon, and the music. The Devore of the restaurant is very cozy. So glad we got in to try Gaby's before we left Killarney.

1 Thank Mary D
Chester, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was exemplary from the moment I went in to the point of leaving, warm and informative and timed to perfection. Food lived up to the service, tempura prawns and John Dory were superb. Some of the best wine served by the glass to be found anywhere. Not cheap but worth every Euro.

1 Thank MattyOakmere

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Seafood, Irish
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 High Street, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: 353646632519

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?