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Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House

26 Henry Street | Clare, Kilrush, Ireland
+353 65 905 1811
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“shepherd's pie” (14 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (15 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, Irish, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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26 Henry Street | Clare, Kilrush, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

The crab cakes and seafood chowder were possibly the best that I have ever tasted.I can say without hesitation that the food was top class and the service was prompt and friendy.This pub/restaurant should be, a must stop for anyone going to or from the...More

Thank tinaandrews2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped here for lunch and thoroughly enjoyed it. The service was excellent, and the food was delicious. The owner, Ginny, took the time to talk with us about our visit to Ireland, and told us about her journey. She, and her staff, does a fabulous...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here twice duing our holiday. The dishes we had were : Sicilian pasta with salad, Seafood salad platter, Scampi, Salmon, Cheesecake, Rhubarb and apple crumble. All dishes were great and one could not find fault with any of them even if one...More

Thank Adriaan-vd-Velde
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friend stopped here for dinner quite late (around 8) and was aware they were stopping service soon, however when we walked in we were greeted immediately and given a table and a menu. There was quite a lot of options so we...More

Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had 16 for lunch this week in Kelly's and all without exception were complimentary on the meals served. The lamb was perfect with generous portions. A few had the shepherd's pie which was recommended by a member of our group who had previously dined...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not gourmet cuisine but great locally sourced food. Craft beer and excellent service! Poor disabled facilities. Otherwise excellent!

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for lunch about 2.30 in the afternoon after reading the best recommendation for lunch in kilrush service was very good and friendly pub was cosy enough but that's where it ended very poor quality food basically slapped up and totally over priced No...More

Thank Brian H
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

To say I'm not dissapointed with your review is an understatement. I served you, chatted with you for a good 10 mins after you had all finished eating all your food and thanked you for the generous tip that was left as well. As for...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So I ordered the roast of the day, my son had fish and partner fish cakes. Usually you put food down in front of me and it's gone in no time. Today truthfully was the first time I was so disappointed in the food that...More

2  Thank kasdec
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

First of all let me say I am sorry you had an unplesant meal with us. I would have hoped and expected you to come to either one of us . Ian and I both are very approcoachable and I was shocked that with your...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Happened into Kelly's when more famous local pub was out of roast dinners. So glad they were because Kelly's was a great experience. Good lamb, excellent lamb, nice droughts, lovely staff, welcoming locals and comfortable environment.We will definitely return! Thanks for a pleasant Sunday afternoon.More

1  Thank mommados
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for writing about your experience with us and others. So glad you enjoyed all aspects of your visit here at Kelly's and thank you for the kind words. Hope to see you in future visits to Ireland and now you know where we are...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent crab cakes. Very nice atmosphere. Friendly staff. Nice place to stop after the ferry from the south.

Thank nmcs73
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit here with us, we appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with others. Thanks again, Ginny and Ian

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 30
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Henry Street | Clare, Kilrush, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Kilrush
  • Phone Number: +353 65 905 1811
  • E-mail
We provide good food and good value. A taste of Ireland with a bit of an American Twist. Casual dining. Dress Casual. Family friendly. Follow us on Facebook as well.
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