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Located directly on the Inch Beach, between Dingle and Killarney - Sammys Bar, Restaurant & Cafe serve up a cornucopia of choices for food and drink, from fresh Dingle Bay oysters to homemade Chocolate Gateaux, or choose from Kerrys finest steaks with home cooked chunky chips to fresh catch of the day, the choice is yours.#InchBeach #Kerry
PRICE RANGE
$4 - $23
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Gastropub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards, Waterfront
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Reviewed May 16, 2021 via mobile

Evening meals, wholesome honest to goodness. Lunches the same and varied catering for all nutrition specifics. Service outstanding. Leave a tip, the staff work very hard to cater for every taste.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed September 28, 2020

We camped nearby and had a delicious fish & chips by the sea one evening. Food was hot, tasty and the guy who delivers the drinks was so friendly and helpful. Would recommend for anyone visiting inch beach to go for a pint and some...food here. The dessert range they had in the cafe looked delicious too!More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 6, 2020

we have been visiting Sammys for the last 20 years. It was always the friendliest place and food always excellent, served until late in the evening. We visited last week and Unfortunately it is nothing like this now. Staff indifferent,menu limited, pay before you eat,closes...very early, a definite loss to the area.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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mgallagherSAMMYS, General Manager at Sammy's Inch Beach, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2020

Hi There, Unfortunately, due to Covid-19 we have had to trade differently from previous years as we do go through very high volumes of customers during the summer. We have had to adapt to maintain the safety for our staff members and our customers and...More

Reviewed August 26, 2020

Called today (weds) at 1:45pm, poor queuing system no contact tracing, order food before getting a table, the food took 35 minutes to arrive (baring in mind we’d an 8,6 and 2 year old) , asked a server who told me they were “busy”, spoke...to the manager after having our meal who said a burger takes “15 mins”, and didn’t seem to care either.. will not be back !More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 20, 2020

The seafood chowder is delicious! The portions are big and the self service is ok. The price is reasonable and the location is beautifully located just by the beach.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 10, 2020 via mobile

The pizza here is quite good, especially the bases. The toppings aren't over generous but the freshness and flavour are there. Not the cleanest place in these Covid times but still better than a lot of other places. Tables are all well spread out alright...so you will never feel on top of or too close to the people next to or in front of you.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 4, 2020

We sat here for dinner and had a very nice meal outside, food was good and so was the service, all staff wearing masks so we felt comfortable being in the restaurant, all in all it was very good.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed July 29, 2020

Today my wife and I stopped for lunch at Sammy's restaurant at Inch strand Co. Kerry. We queued for 15mins to order which we understand because of Covid 19 restrictions. We ordered two basic lunches and were assigned seating. 30mins later we still had not...received our meal. I asked when could we expect it and was told it was on the way but never arrived. We decided to leave after 35mins and asked for a refund . We received no apology or explanation for the delay and subsequently discovered on our return to killarney realising that we had only been refunded for one meal instead of two. We are very annoyed at the poor service , and sharp practice with our refund as the manager was well aware of the two meals that we had ordered and paid for. It is a bad way to do business and has left a very sour taste. I would not recommend this restaurant to anyone. We are regular travellers to Co. Kerry but will certainly not be recommending Sammy restaurant on your travels.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed May 30, 2020

We were driving from Dingle to Killarney on a brisk November morning and this was the perfect stop! We walked the beach and then stopped in to warm up with a well crated cup of coffee. We sat right in front of the big windows...and enjoyed ourselves before getting back on the road. Even if this is not your ultimate destination, don't miss the opportunity to stop in.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed February 11, 2020

Enjoyable lunch with 3 friends. The place was rammed with customers, however the wait staff organised a table within minutes. Incredibly attentive staff with fabulous recommendations. Food did what it said on the tin, no frills with incredible quality! Highly rate this place for a...quick bite while stopping by, or a long lunch. Would definitely visit again.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Response from Sammy0872013 | Property representative |
Yes shop is there with a good selection of books of local and irish intrest.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Sammy's Inch Beach

Yes, Sammy's Inch Beach offers takeout services.

Yes, Sammy's Inch Beach offers delivery services.

Sammy's Inch Beach is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5