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Lord Kenmare's Restaurant

18 College Street | Murphy's of Killarney, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
+353 64 663 7245
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood platter” (67 reviews)
“steak” (62 reviews)
“baked alaska” (8 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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18 College Street | Murphy's of Killarney, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came here for my boyfriends birthday and the food was absolutely delicious. They even went out of their way to sing happy birthday to him while he was getting his dessert. I felt a bit fussy with my order but the waitress laughed it...More

Thank Zoe C
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of our top 3 dining experiences during our 8 day trip. The food was delicious, the service prompt and friendly, and we had a second floor window seat where we could people watch (and crazy double parking watch). We did not find the noise...More

Thank casey66
Reviewed 6 days ago

Where to start? Last second res for five couples. Done. Honored nicely. Service with a smile. Yes, lots of smiles. Attentive and knowledgeable,too. Food. Much better than some of the areas other so-called fine dining establishments. Top notch quality as good as major cities worldwide....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful seafood dinner prepared and served well The portion was ample and the quality of the fish was very good. I particularly thought the sauce used on the fish was very tasty. The meal had all the necessary trimmings and I was quite satisfied...More

Thank kuluski
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was just just OK and not worth price. Restaurant was very noisy making normal conversation difficult. Staff were very nice. Did not live unto reputation.

Thank joed11777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hen Party Grouping went here on Saturday Night & we loved it. I have ate here in the past & it never disappoints. The Mushrooms as a starter were to die for & my steak cooked to perfection. If i had to complain the dessert...More

1  Thank KillowenCork
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant serves great food. Two of our party had the Braised Irish Pork Belly was so good as was the Seafood Platter. Will certainly go here again when in Killarney

Thank timliu00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son, husband and I ate here recently. It was the loudest restaurant I have ever experienced. The waitress struggled to hear us. Main courses circa Eur 28. Ok but for the price not great. Vegetables were good. Service was friendly.More

Thank Sightsaver
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello , Thank you for your comments which we always value. We regret that you found the restaurant noisy. I suppose it's a busy time at the moment and when it's full it can generate noise though to us it's the sound of people enjoying...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here and wow was it high risk for hearing damage. There were large groups on either side of us and they were shouting to one another in order to be heard. Even as the evening wore on and it was just us...More

Thank Otto W
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello , Thank you for your comments . We are glad you enjoyed your meal. It is unfortunate that you found the restaurant too noisy. It is not a frequent complaint however we do take your point and apologise if it in any way spoilt...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Atmosphere is so pleasant, great buzz, delicious food beautifully presented, thanks Kathleen and Deirdre for going the extra mile to make the occasion special with a personalised dessert for our visitors from down under. Everyone has to go there!

Thank BODTralee
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello , Thank you for a super review. It brought a smile to our faces !! So glad that everything was to your satisfaction . Well done Kathleen and Deirdre yet again ! Best wishes, Seán & Máire

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Questions & Answers
9 June 2015|
Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Indeed we do Pat. We offer a children's menu to u12's. We have a choice of six main courses and five desserts. We also offer small potions of certain dishes on our A La Carte Menu so there is plenty to choose from. I hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 College Street | Murphy's of Killarney, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 7245
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