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Kingfisher Bistro

Dundalk Street, Carlingford, Ireland
+353 42 937 3716
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork” (16 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dundalk Street, Carlingford, Ireland
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

My wife and I had dinner here on July 4th. The restaurant was busy and everyone seemed to like the food. We shared the pork spring rolls to start and there was plenty for two in them. For mains I had confit of duck and...More

1  Thank pncorrigan
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

I'd actually go so far as to say it's the best food in the Dundalk/Carlingford area...I'm a late-comer to the party as I only discovered the bistro about 15 months ago but I've been a number of times since and it's been a treat every...More

Thank broodyfoodie
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

First dinner in Ireland. Great start. Attentive staff, lots of menu choices. Hake was perfectly prepared as well as were the accompaning vegetables. Creative presentation. Highly recommend this bistro.

Thank Sue K
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Lovely freshly cooked food presented beautifully, very attentive service, reasonable prices. Highly recommended.

Thank pgmflanagan
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Whilst visiting Carlingford last weekend we had a delicious meal in the Kingfisher Bistro. Menu had several choices- in fact we were spoiled for choice. Staff were very helpful and so friendly. Highly recommended.

Thank Ann G
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Great service, really friendly and helpful! Menu was beautiful had for starters lovely goats cheese ! And for main as I am vegetarian which they didn't have any mains suitable I asked for the starter(risotto) without the chorizo and they were more then happy to...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Well worth a visit if near Carlingford. The food is outstanding and the staff are very friendly. Reasonably priced house wine (€22) which was lovely. It is not cheap but well worth it as the quality and portion size was very good.

Thank maurahkelly
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Myself and 21 others dined here for a party over the weekend. Claire was simply fabulous to work with and helped me plan the event whilst I was in the U.S. She was flexible and accommodating to all our needs. I would 100% have another...More

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Thank zaradla
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Definitely recommend checking this place out if you go to Carlingford. The food was so good, highly recommend the Pan Seared Prawns for a starter, and the Thai Spiced Pork for a main if you go. We went late Sunday afternoon so there was just...More

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Very good service and excellent food. Definitely worth coming back. I highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Karolina J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dundalk Street, Carlingford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Cooley Peninsula  >  Carlingford
  • Phone Number: +353 42 937 3716
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