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Danu at The Brehon

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The Brehon | Muckross Road, Killarney The Brehon, Ireland
+353 64 663 0700
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6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Bantry, Ireland
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the set 3 course menu for Eu25 (there was a 4 course menu for around 40 but my sister doesn't like fish so we went for the other menu). Excellent main course of chicken with beautifully prepared vegetables and jus. Desserts were a selection of 3 types. My sister's starter of melon was light and well presented; my... More 

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County Cork, Ireland
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and myself decided to go down to the Brehon for one night , decided to eat in Danu restaurant we both had the oven roasted cod superb ,my husband had the pea soup fabulous flavours ! We have stayed in 5 star accommodation in the past in Killarney but none of their restaurants meausrred up to Danu

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Kerry
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137 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner here recently while staying in Hotel. Menu was varied and reasonably priced. Staff excellent, helpful and friendly. Breakfast also good and promply served. Fully recommended.

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Limerick, Ireland
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I returned to the Danu for lunch today, after a not so good experience the 1st time.. I have to say to was like eating in two very different restaurants. We enjoyed a three course lunch that would rival some evening meals, our server Claire was lovely, very informed and really personable. We both had soup to start, which was... More 

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Thank Vlong
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Vlong, Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. As a return guest your feedback is very important to us and it is great to hear you had such a positive dining experience with us. I have passed your lovely comments to Claire, thank you. Our fairy trail is a real hit with young and old... More 

Avon, Connecticut
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the room at the last minute. The room was very nice and the staff was friendly. We would definitely stay here again.

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Thank KEC546
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear KEC546, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear you will be back to see us again soon and we look forward to welcoming you. Kind regards, Lorraine Salmon Office Manager More 

Cork, Ireland
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2017

I went to Danu with family on Friday night last.Staff were nice and pleasant, as much as we could understand from accent. Pity not alot of local of staff around at the time. The meal itself was adequate but not very much of it was in evidence.We could find no difference between the beef and steak and presentation was similar.... More 

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Thank Eileen O
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Eileen O, It is with great regret that we read your review following your recent visit to Danú, in particular when I see your previous five star review of Danú. I would like to speak to you directly in relation to your experience. Please let me know a time and date that suits you. I can be contacted at... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner as part of a stay, it was outstanding. The food was out of this world and service was impeccable. Fabulous food in fabulous surroundings - well worth a trip

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Thank lauradag
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Lauradag, Thank you for sharing your experience of your recent visit to Danú at The Brehon. We are delighted you enjoyed it. We do hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Lorraine Salmon Office Manager More 

Singapore
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

We had dinner here as part of a large group. We were all served in a timely manner. The food was beautiful and of great quality. The staff were more than helpful to cater for dietary needs and requests.

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Thank AmyMarieSingapore
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear AmyMarieSingapore, Thanks so much for your great review of our Danu Restaurant. It was our pleasure to look after you all and we're delighted our staff were so helpful. We do our very best to cater for all dietary requests in order for our guests to enjoy their experience with us to the full and thank you for mentioning... More 

Co,Cork
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

The attention to detail was fantastic, the food as always was sublime. The staff are friendly but not intrusive, cannot wait to return in February.

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Thank loukstina
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Loukstina, Thank you so much for your fantastic review, it is much appreciated and we're very glad you enjoyed your stay with us New Year's Eve. New Years Eve is always a great night at The Brehon hotel and we have many regulars who stay with us annually at this time. I'm delighted that we have left a lasting... More 

co clare ireland
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

We ate here during our stay at the Brehon Hotel. The food was delicious and the staff were really attentive but not intrusive. We would recommend the Danu restaurant when in Killarney.

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Thank lyndalCoClareIreland
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear lyndalCoClareIreland, Thanks very much for your great comments again, were delighted you enjoyed your time with us and found our staff so helpful and friendly and our services so satisfactory. We are delighted you enjoyed the Danu restaurant and i have passed on your positive feedback to the team here at The Brehon. Thank you kindly for your recommendation... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $38
Cuisine
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Brehon | Muckross Road, Killarney The Brehon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 0700
  • This restaurant is at The Brehon
Description
Danu at The Brehon have a team of award-winning international chefs who are lead by our Head Chef Chad Byrne. Chad’s philosophy on food is to use fresh Irish produce served with a modern flair keeping ingredients simple yet elegant.Our team of international award winning chefs have created a menu of classical dishes with ethnic influences while still mindful of our tradition of keeping wholesome rustic cooking to the forefront.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?