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The Skipper Bar & Restaurant

Gallarus Cross, Ventry V92DW40, Ireland
+353 66 915 9853
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gallarus Cross, Ventry V92DW40, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to all the staff who were very friendly and the kids enjoyed the food which was super. Have to say we were treated like locals the food is very good and priced very well. We will be back next summer.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank maryandmichael2015
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Dined here whilst staying at the Peninsula Hotel (FAB STAY ONCE AGAIN) was not that hungry so just had a Cajun chicken salad. It was the best I have tasted in years, really spicy and flavoursome accompanied by yummy salad. I don't know if the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BernieCastle
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We had eaten at the skipper restaurant several times when in was in the village and really enjoyed it while in dingle in August we missed it and only realised on our last day where it had moved to so on our visit last weekend...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Eleanor G
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We ate here many times when it was based in Ventry & loved it. The food last weekend was even better than previous visits. Best homemade chips I have ever eaten. Kids loved their fish & chips,chicken goujons & crepes. Loved their wine tasting offer....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TractorMoore
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

We loved this restaurant when it was at Ventry but it has now moved to the Dingle Peninsula hotel. The food is just as good - fantastic fish and also non fish dishes. Much cheaper than equivalent restaurants in Single and well worth the trip...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LAHLAH50
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Friendly, welcoming. The premise is calm and spacious. Food very tasty. Excellent value. Hope to return soon.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mary B
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Now in a new location but with same quality of food, nice staff and reasonable set menus as well as a la carte.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kevin M
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

This is a great pub and restaurant. It's in an attractive location with ample parking. It is lovely inside with a warm welcome. Specialising in seafood the menu was varied and the dishes thoroughly enjoyed by all. The service was excellent and friendly which is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank GAB056
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch in the skipper. Staff super friendly, food really tasty. We choose 2 course set menu. Brie and the chowder was delicious, duck and chicken Kiev also. Kids chicken wings - perfect. Not burned, soft and tasty, very big portion, it would do...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank agnuza
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Just to correct a review lower down (Failed business), this restaurant is very much alive and kicking and has simply moved premises to the Dingle Peninsula Hotel. It is also now extremely popular and booking is probably advised in high season. The staff are very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Mary P
November 20, 2017|
Response from ventrypaddy | Property representative |
The dingle peninsula hotel near dingle is open on Christmas day
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Mary P
November 17, 2017|
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Response from ventrypaddy | Property representative |
The skipper restaurant is moved to the dingle peninsula hotel we are open Christmas day and serving food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gallarus Cross, Ventry V92DW40, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Dingle Peninsula  >  Ventry
  • Phone Number: +353 66 915 9853
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