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The Laurels Pub

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$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups
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40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Food is excellent staff are nice good selection on menu nice traditional food food comes fairly quick 🙂

Thank connellciaran
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went there with a tour group, so the staff was nusy. Had the cheeseburger and it was one of the best I've had in Ireland. Good service, lots of choices. Overall, well worth the trip!

Thank Chuck S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

great atmosphere here. always visit and have a chat will local customers.food excellant and staff always helpful.Con o'leary is a gent and always has time and loves chatting to new customers. overall brillant and if you are very pleasant ,Switzer might eve let us use the TV remote control.

Thank decaff
Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little spot this is a pub without music which I really enjoyed proper old Irish pub where you can go have a chat with friends or locals. If you want a quite easy going lunch in Kerry without the fuss and all the taste have a bowl of chowder and pint on Guinness in the Laurels perfect on a... More 

Thank Thomas_OBie
Killarney, Ireland
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here last week and as I was very hungry had the 16OZ t bone steak. It was very succelent and cooked a little bit more than medium. But my big only query was the size it stated 16OZ BUT WAS MORE LIKE 10OZ

Thank kerryguy143
Attard, Malta
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177 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After some last minute Christmas shopping and a Sleigh ride around town it was time for lunch. It was cold, we were tired and hungry, so we walked into The Laurels. It was a good choice as the staff were efficient and friendly, the food was abundant and came quickly, and the menu choice was ample.

Dundalk, Ireland
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not my first time hear but just thought it was worth a mention that I Couldn't recommended this place highly enough great staff food and Guinness! Great selection on the menu.

Thank grumpyrep
Des Moines, Washington
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017

The Laurels is an excellent Pub for food and drink. The menu is chock full of great Irish dishes that define comfort food. The service is fantastic as well and the Guinness is always cold and perfectly drawn. If you are visiting Killarney and don't stop in for a bite and a pint you will be missing one of the... More 

Thank Charles D
Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017

We stopped in for a late lunch while shopping on the high street. Staff were very welcoming. Service was prompt and friendly. We ordered a shepherds pie and a club sandwich. Both were tasty and fresh. The sandwich was made with sliced chicken and ham, not just deli meat. Fries were hot and fresh. Lunch for two with a Guinness... More 

Thank Kristina D
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

Arrived at ten to four for food fairly hungry and browsed menu which seemed good value and fairly typical fare we were told kitchen closes at four which ought to have alerted us to the possibility that food might be rushed. I ordered fish and chips whigh when it came out was three pieces of fish frozen pre cut chips... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$22 - $29
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney

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