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“Great menu”
Review of The Strand Bistro

The Strand Bistro
Ranked #9 of 23 Restaurants in Kilkee
Cuisines: Irish
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed September 24, 2012

The recently refurbished dining room has a great panoramic view of the bay. Extensive menu accentuates local produce

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Reviewed September 24, 2012

We were in kilrush looking up ancestry and wanted better than pub food. While out driving we ended up in Kilkee one afternoon and had an Irish coffee and really good ginger banana bread. Our waiter (the very eloquent Roy) convinced us to come back for dinner that night. We were very glad we did and enjoyed ourselves so much we went back the next night as well. Contrary to other reviews the welcome was warm, the service very quick and efficient (even with a full house on Saturday night) and the owner/chef Johnny is a man who really knows how to cook seafood to perfection. Couldn't recommend it to highly, and we'll look forward to a return visit next year.
The only criticism - butter in little foil-wrapped rectangles like a B&B, rather than in a wee pot which would suit the delicious home-made bread (especially the olive bread) so much better.

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Thank Tony H
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Reviewed September 17, 2012

This restaurant was highly recommended to us, we attended on a Sunday evening at 6pm with our 2 children(aged2&4). We were seated promptly by the window which is a beautiful location. We waited 45 mins for the childrens food, (spagetti & fish goujons). We had to wait an addiional 10 mins for our own dishes. The food was exceptional but Im afraid not worth that kind of a wait!!!! Tis a pity because this place has huge potential just far too slow

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Reviewed September 12, 2012

We had the Fish and chips of the day and were very happy when it arrived large portion and very tasty you could definately taste it was fresh. Fantastic location along the bay.

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Reviewed August 26, 2012

lovely views from windows looking out on the horseshoe bay of kilkee meal lovely staff great craic no problem with anything new bistro delightful

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