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Tom Crean Fish & Wine Restaurant

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25 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 1589
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived on a Wednesday evening and stood in the hall waiting to be seated or see if they had a table. Stood there for a few minutes as the staff walked past and ignored us...we then asked staff can we get a table....told to wait two minutes. We did...we stood for another five mins and eventually left as a member... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here twice in recent months and highly recommend it. The first time we ate here we were a party of six adults, a child and a toddler. When I popped in to enquire about availability for dinner I wasn’t sure it would be suitable for a toddler/Children however they immediately made space for us all and produced... More 

Thank Amac198
Augsburg, Germany
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice little restaurant, still owned by the descendants of the famous name giving Antarctia explorer. Very friendly, quick staff. Decent wine variety. Main dishes good, but almost all of them over € 20,- And no Guinness from the tap.

Thank dellam0re
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thomas Crean was part of Shackleton's three voyages to Antarctica. Known for his ability to deal with all types of hardships and his leadership qualities, Crean was born near by Kenmare, Ireland and retired there. In his retirement, he started the restaurant that his granddaughter runs today. The eating area was comfortable and the wait staff was helpful and hospitable.... More 

Thank Richard H
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed two delicious dinners here. We chose it for our first night and enjoyed the food so much we went back the second night of our visit to Kenmore. The staff are great fun as well. Excellent seafood.

Thank Miss_Molly_by_Golly
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Celebrated John Mc 80th birthday last night. We all had a great evening, lovely food and especially nice staff who made us all very welcome and sang happy birthday to John. The black sole was stunning and a real treat for the visitors from England. Good luck with the trip to South Georgia.

Thank yppop
Thousand Oaks, California
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109 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We both had the lobster here and it was delicious! My boyfriend had the oysters which he said were very good. We got a bonus by going on a Monday night as they had an Irish band playing in the dining room. The band consisted of 3 siblings, two boys and a girl. Not only were they good musically, but... More 

Thank sandy c
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our B&B host. It was excellent! The menu has a good selection and our party of four had Lobster, Mussels, Irish Pork, and Seafood Gratin. Each entree was beautifully presented and delicious. We are here for a short visit and will probably go back. We found the wait staff to be efficient and delightful.

Thank Donald R
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good seafood, good fish and excellent service! We spent several days to find a truly fish restaurant!

Thank melousso
Central Massachusetts USA
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the midst of our Irish odyssey, our group of eleven travelers settled into our wonderful Kenmare guesthouse. As I was strolling the streets, Tom Crean Fish and Wine Restaurant caught my eye. I have long been an admirer of the great Irish polar explorer and hero and have read a good deal about his accomplishments. I stepped inside to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$18 - $30
Irish, European, Soups, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 1589

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