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O'Donnabhain's Gastro Bar

10 Henry Street, Kenmare 00ky, Ireland
+353 64 664 2106
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“cottage pie” (31 reviews)
“beef stew” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (20 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Henry Street, Kenmare 00ky, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A very cozy and welcoming place. We had two of our meals with my sister in law that has just moved to this lovely part of the world. Delicious food and very fresh and deliciously prepared local mussels. Everything we tried was excellent

Thank HermanandSandra
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate everything Irish. It was delicious. Would definitely come back and stay here again (above). Loved the live music. Learned many new Whiskeys.

Thank Cruzinptgrl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We we love the cozy atmosphere and the Guiness stew. Also liked the whiskey tasting menu!! It feels like an old fashion pub, and the food is great too

Thank skretschmer2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional pub food with live music. While singer was decent we were looking for a trad session so we did not linger after dinner (sorry to say we did not find one, though we did try!!) Food was very good. Drinks reasonable.

Thank Etchbee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good quality pub where we spent a few hours and sampled the Heineken, I would visit again even though the competition is high here in Kenmare

Thank Howdidodi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A friendly welcoming service to start are family holiday. Picking up the cottage keys couldn’t be simpler 👍

Thank Bethany M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we went here because we were staying at Davitts and our serving was great with a sense of humor. We stayed there a couple of hours and enjoyed our visit.

Thank Gayle R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice traditional pub. Good food. Great beer selection from tap. Live music on select nights. Professional staff. Clean restaurant and restrooms. In the heart of Kenmare. Great for lunch or dinner

Thank Tandyjo_2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our trip around Ireland we had a great fortune to find O’Donnabhain’s. We are there twice and enjoyed some of the best food and service on our trip so far. Entertainment every night with the best staff and Puder atmosphere we have enjoyed on...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed October 9, 2018

We stopped in for pint and when we walked up to the bar, the bartender talked us into having a quick bite as well - highly recommending the cottage pie. Having never even heard of cottage pie (which is similar to shepherd's pie but made...More

Thank dropalinetoemily
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Kay O
February 23, 2018|
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Response from MarBMcL | Reviewed this property |
From what i remember it is hearty Irish meals, the usual fare fir children and vegetarian options. Lots of fresh local produce used. Its all lovely food really.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Henry Street, Kenmare 00ky, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 2106
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At O’Donnabhain’s Bar, Restaurant and Guesthouse / Bed and Breakfast we provide you with a memorable experience of food, drink and accommodation. We are located in the hidden gem of Ireland that is Kenmare, Co. Kerry. With an 83% rating on Tripadvisor, we are the perfect place to drop off for a drink, a meal, to listen to some local music, or to stay for the night in one of our modern en suite rooms. Traditional Irish pub O’Donnabhain’s Gastro Bar with its open fire, exposed ceilings and wooden finish provides a fabulous contemporary setting with all the character of an old Irish pub. Drop in, meet the locals, make some new friends and soak up some of the great atmosphere and music. Our restaurant As well as being a Traditional Pub we are also a Restaurant. We have a sheltered Beer Garden able to provide dining for everyone from couples up to large groups (max. 100 people). Whether it is a pre/post wedding party, family get together, or just time out from the day’s excursions, my wife Vanessa and I will take great pleasure in hosting you. As we say ‘God made food for everyone’.
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