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Lir Cafe

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Kenmare Place, Killarney 0000000, Ireland
+353646633859
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Longview, Texas
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Our trip of backpackers stopped in after a night of hammocking. Clean bathroom, quality coffee, free wifi, outlets aplenty, yummy scones. Highly recommended.

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Thank Chad S
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a day of walking in Killarney national park and fish and chips at Quinlans this was a lovely treat.

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Thank JanStetka
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a quick stop on our tour of the Ring of Kerry. The coffee was excellent, the staff very friendly. Last but not least the toilet facilities were super.

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Thank Teresa P
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 362 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee was good, but pastries were very average. They offer only two-three selections of sandwiches, but good variety of chocolates and pastries. If you are looking just for a coffee break, this place is for you. Very friendly service.

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Thank Noraatc
ohio
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86 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped for a little break to get out of the rain and had a drink and cookies. The Lir Cafe was a cozy little cafe. They had light lunch items and pastries on their menu also but we didn't try any. They are very close, walking distance to the train station if you need a place to stop on... More 

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Thank OhioDms
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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Not a lot of food choice, but what there was, was good. Nice clean cafe, lovely people, it was busy so that means good to me.

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Thank Margaret V
Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

The Lir Café became part of our experience in Killarney. We were here for a month and almost every morning some one made the run to the Lir Café for coffee and hot chocolate, both of which were delicious. Often, we would sit outside and talk with the locals who were also enjoying the ambience. The staff is exceptionally friendly... More 

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Thank mgcarbs
Dublin, Ireland
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112 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Tea had a horrible taste due to the local water having too much chlorine added. better stick to Coffee next time.

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Thank caseyjonesDublin
Preston, Connecticut
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Had a coffee while waiting for our movie across the street. Happy to find a comfortable chair and wifi whilst we waited. Coffee was grand and the service was quick. Very nice.

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Thank shahverdian
Killarney, Ireland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Lovely place for mocha coffee, best place to hang out.....lunch time is busy,best time is in the morning and towards evening time

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Thank Zainul M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $14
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 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 0000000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353646633859
Description
Always Welcome!!!

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