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Lir Cafe

Kenmare Place, Killarney V93 WP79, Ireland
+353 64 663 3859
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“scones” (12 reviews)
“truffle” (5 reviews)
“iced latte” (2 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Cafe, Deli, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Kenmare Place, Killarney V93 WP79, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 183 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Lir Cafe several times during our week in Killarney. Near town center, not too far from our lodging, and easy street parking. Provided a decent selection of coffees, teas, baked goods, and chocolates. The apple crumble was excellent. The staff were great. Appeared...More

Thank Tana C
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Stopped for an Americano and a scone. Very friendly baristas, nice view of the street, and the coffee was excellent. Great place to read the local newspaper. I liked the place a lot.

Thank kaioatey
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Great quick stop before the day's adventures. Both the ham and cheese and scones were quite good! Friendly staff as well.

Thank Jake K
AlanDub1970, Manager at Lir Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thank you very much for your Review, much obliged! It’s great to get feedback, keeps us all going on this busy lil’ Cafe! Lir Cafe Team

Reviewed August 25, 2018

Needed a latte fix and Lir Cafe did not disappoint. Our lattes were delicious. A variety of snacks and chocolates were also available but we had just finished breakfast so we didn't indulge. Our loss. A great central location in Killarney. Highly recommend.

Thank yvr2010-06
AlanDub1970, Owner at Lir Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thank you very much for your Review today, much obliged! Makes it all worthwhile! Lir Cafe Team

Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Very good service staff very nice and food and drinks excellent. The cafe. Is very quaint and bigger than first thought. Good sunny spot well worth a visit

Thank Brian Y
AlanDub1970, Manager at Lir Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind and helpful Review, much obliged! Lir Cafe Team

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Staff don't smile and aren't like other places. They don't seem to want to be there and aren't friendly. Coffee is lovely though.

Thank mrspuduk
AlanDub1970, Manager at Lir Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Sorry we missed the Mark on the Smiling, must not have had our Coffee, glad you enjoyed yours though! Thanks for the feedback.

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

In this cute little Cafe I found coffee and smoothies that were reasonably priced and great quality!!! Most Cafe's in Ireland I have visited have been over priced but this one had great prices and great drinks.

Thank Ezra J
AlanDub1970, Manager at Lir Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thank you very much for your Review, much obliged! Lir Cafe Team

Reviewed August 4, 2018

This is my all time favorite cafe in Ireland (and in England!). I come here every year and wish I lived closer. The atmosphere and location can’t be beat, and the staff is always friendly, fun, and helpful. The truffles and drinks are sumptious! I...More

Thank Zorah G
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Best scone we ate on our holiday! We also loved their coffee and the waitresses were really nice. Wish we could come there more often! Highly recommended

Thank corinevandermeijde
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This cafe is a great meeting place, it serves excellent coffee and other beverages, both hot and cold. It also offers tasty snacks and toasted sandwiches. But above all it has excellent staff who are friendly and efficient.An osasis of calm in a busy town.

Thank Kevin M
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nagsheadchamp
May 16, 2015|
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Response from AlanDub1970 | Property representative |
Not far just past the Cathedral follow the Port road around to where the Jarvey's are and we are opposite the Cinema. Many thanks Alan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $14
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kenmare Place, Killarney V93 WP79, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 3859
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