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Con's Bar & Restaurant at Star Outdoors

) #30 of 36 Restaurants in Kenmare $$ - $$$ Seafood, Irish,
Castletownbere Road, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 1222
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
“chowder” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Irish, Bar, European, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Castletownbere Road, Kenmare, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 43 reviews

Reviewed May 9, 2016

We stopped in here for lunch after having gotten lost. We seemed to do that quite a bit, and it usually turned out well. This was no exception. We both had the Wild Atlantic Way seafood chowder, and it was amazing! I've had a fair...More

Thank hollimar
mmc25, Owner at Con's Bar & Restaurant at Star Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2016

Hi hollimar, Thank you for taking the time to review Cons'. We are delighted you stumbled upon our restaurant and enjoyed our homemade seafood chowder. We are located on the lovely Ring of Beara which has lovely views and sights to be seen. We wish...More

Reviewed May 8, 2016

We were trying to follow a hand-drawn map provided by our innkeeper from Gleninchaquin Park on a round-a-bout trip back to Kenmare proper, when we chanced upon this place, and decided to stop for lunch. As we were there in early May, the area was...More

Thank Terface52
mmc25, Owner at Con's Bar & Restaurant at Star Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2016

Hi Terface52, Thank you so much for taking the time out to review our restaurant. Glad to hear you enjoyed our seafood chowder which is made with fresh fish sourced from our sister company Star Seafoods. We would love to welcome you back again sometime...More

Reviewed May 5, 2016

Have been here a couple of times in the past and the food was pleasant enough but this year there's been a definite improvement and Sunday lunch was delicious. Food well cooked and presented - the veg in particular was just right (my pet hate...More

Thank rlk2013
mmc25, Owner at Con's Bar & Restaurant at Star Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2016

Hi rlk2013, Thank you so much for taking the time out to review our restaurant. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your meal as pride ourselves on presentation and great food and service. We hope to welcome you back again and with luck the...More

Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Great spot with a fab view, we had a lovely 3 course dinner after activities with a small hen party 😀 staff were very friendly and helpful.

Thank Laura R
mmc25, Owner at Con's Bar & Restaurant at Star Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2016

Hi Laura, Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your time here with us. Have a great time at the wedding and we would be delighted to welcome you back again!!!

Reviewed April 22, 2016

Last Sunday myself and my husband went for a drive down to Kenmare with our four year old child. We went to Cons restaurant it came recommended by a colleague of mine. Cons restaurant is situated in a beautiful setting overlooking Kenmare bay. We dined...More

Thank megansaoirse12
mmc25, Owner at Con's Bar & Restaurant at Star Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2016

Hi Megan, Thanks for taking the time to review our restaurant. I am glad you enjoyed the lovely views and appreciated the fresh seafood which we source from our sister company Star Seafoods next door. I am delighted you got the time to enjoy the...More

Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant food and brilliant service. Been here many times for the water sports and activities. But never the food. Definitely recommend and will return. XMore

Thank raggy1971
mmc25, Owner at Con's Bar & Restaurant at Star Outdoors, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2016

Hi Raggy1971 Thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant. The restaurant is under new management this year and we are devoted to serving great food, giving a great service and a warm welcome. We are so happy that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed August 10, 2015

Stopped by with some family for tea with the intention of getting some dinner later in the day. Our cups were not just dirty, but filthy; they swiftly replaced them but then served us gone off milk. When we asked if we could have some...More

7  Thank Tomas3000
Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

I booked for a group of 32 hens to have a meal here to finish off the activities for the day. The waiting staff were brilliant and so so helpful. The lady behind the bar was really nice and when our taxi was late she...More

Thank theshea87
Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

We had a Cajun & lemon chicken burger with crispy bacon and smoked cheese, from the specials board, for lunch. It was delicious! Really fresh and flavourful. The chips were a little undercooked, though. The girls who were working there were very sweet. However, although...More

1  Thank DelilahY87
Reviewed July 9, 2015

Totally brilliant find. large outside balcony area overlooking the sea. You can get the tourist boat here 2.30pm and 4pm. It was a rare sunny hot day when we visited and sat outside drinking a cold glass of Pinot and snacking on Chilli Prawns and...More

Thank L O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$14 - $36
Cuisine
Seafood, Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castletownbere Road, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 1222
Description
Beautiful seaside restaurant overlooking Kenmare Bay with a 60 seater balcony. Full Extensive Bar Menu available including fresh seafood from Star Seafoods, our fish factory next door. Dishes include fish and chips, Scampi, Seafood Salad, Steaks, Chicken dishes and vegetarian options. Group Dinner Menu available - cater for all occasions such as Christenings, Communions,Anniversaries, Birthdays. Large dancefloor and great function room for all parties with fingerfood options.
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