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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 good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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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

Ordered a red ale, received a pale ale with a terrible citrus taste. A friendly complaint was rejected: "Red ale is sometimes more, sometimes less red, I would have received the correct red ale". Even if food was ok.: never again.

Thank Ph_tech-2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Kenmare for one night on business, went out in search of an Irish pub with live music and found this gem! Had to have a Guiness (or 4), the food was great too, I had the chowder and my colleague the mussels, couldn’t fault...More

Thank mrsvick
Reviewed 1 week ago

While staying at O'Donnabhain's we decided to give the restaurant a go. It was fantastic. I have the beef stew. It brought back memories of the stews my grandmother used to make. It was fantastic. A must while in Kenmare.

Thank MOBrien1907
Reviewed 1 week ago

First night in Kenmare after walking through the town, this place caught our eye the most. Got a table for two quite easy. The staff were excellent; friendly and quick. I ordered the traditional Irish stew and my partner ordered the lamb chops. The stew...More

Thank TheJoinersUK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a memorable meal here. Our group had pizza, cottage pie, and the local mussels, and all were delicious. We really loved the live music. The guy played a great mix, from Irish to Simon and Garfunkel and Billy Joel. Fun to sing along....More

Thank flymeaway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here with my family and partner and will not be returning . Food was not impressive and very small. When we asked for more potatoes immediately said it would be added as extra charge.. wrong starter came as other one was all gone and...More

Thank myaun
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very well established Irish pub right in the centre of Kenmare. It’s often very busy early evening when they are serving food before the live music starts. The menu offers all the usual pub foods such as burger, pastas etc. and also...More

Thank ChrisMLocke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first night in Kenmare we wanted to just relax and have a good meal. They have Irish music playing so we stopped in. The food was good, nothing special, well prepared. Add in a couple of pints and we were set. Service was efficient...More

Thank Mark672
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is poor very very bland and just tasteless. The chicken i had was as dry as the Sahara and my companions could hardly touch theirs. Our server was more interested in her phone and was of no assistance to us. It was...More

1  Thank joanna882018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can say all kinds of great things about O'Donnabhain's--things like how friendly the staff was and how great the live music was and how the prices were quite reasonable and how they offer a pretty varied menu...but all you really need to know is...More

Thank kyra_10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $21
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
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions
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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