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The Jarvey's Rest Traditional Irish Pub

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18 Muckross Drive | Muckross, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 662 3400
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish and chips” (39 reviews)
“salmon” (26 reviews)
“burger” (22 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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18 Muckross Drive | Muckross, Killarney, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was such a disappointment. We went for an early dinner at the pub. It's beautiful with a wonderful atmosphere. We ordered "fish & chips - 16 euro" and "burger & chips - 16 euro". The food arrived almost immediately - maybe that should've been...More

Thank gerindajooste
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for a Guinness, with live music and traditional Irish dancing some evenings. Food was good, service unrushed and friendly. Two minute walk from the Muckross Abbey which is beautiful.

2  Thank MHCSB
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a large restaurant/pub, the service was very friendly. The good was average but nothing special. There was no music the night we were there and I'm sure if there was a it would have added to the atmosphere.

Thank emmaschnyder
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying for 2 nights nearby and enjoyed our meal here so much the first night that we came back the second night as well - which meant we got to enjoy the band and Irish dancing as well. Food was very nice, warm...More

3  Thank Kiwifamilytrip
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tuesday night we arrived at 7.30pm and the bar was very busy, the manager got us a table very fast, the food was out standing, the service was very good and professional, but the music and dancing was something you would not forget the visit...More

1  Thank Miralda1103
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was good and atmosphere was great. There was live music which made for a great night out. Staff were friendly and helpful.More

2  Thank Kate O
DannyMcClure, Assistant Bar Manager at The Jarvey's Rest Traditional Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much indeed for taking the time post your wonderful review. I am thrilled to read that you enjoyed your stay in Ireland and hope that you had a safe trip home. Thank you very much for your kind feedback on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have traveled extensively, but this was a first: I left my half eaten plate of entry and salad, plus my jacket and umbrella (necessity in Ireland) and went to the restroom. On my return the food was gone and the jacket moved. A family...More

Thank Ulrike E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a full day of driving the complete ring of Kerry we dropped into the Jarvey's Rest (after reading a brochure at the Kenmare Tourist Information Centre) for supper and to see some genuine Irish singing and dancing Entertainment. The food was good and the...More

2  Thank 518blaire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate during one of the live music nights. really very engaging the food was pub fare plus some dishes superior to the genre.They have a broad selection of Irish whiskies and a very good menu. Service is good as well. We had a fun...More

2  Thank P3902RQwilliamp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Busy restaurant with excellent varied reasonably priced menu. Lamb shank with vegetables and fries 16 euro. Battered Cod , fries and mushy peas 16 euro. Traditional 🎶 👨‍🎤 musicians started playing at 8 and certainly got the crowd going. Well worth a visit. Staff were...More

1  Thank jetiamulligan
DannyMcClure, Assistant Bar Manager at The Jarvey's Rest Traditional Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review of your recent visit to The Jarvey's Rest. I was delighted to read your kind review of the Jarveys Rest, Thank you for your kind words about our staff and the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Muckross Drive | Muckross, Killarney, Ireland (Formerly Molly Darcy's Traditional Irish Pub)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 662 3400
  • E-mail
The Jarvey's Rest Traditional Irish Pub is located in the heart of Killarney National Park. The pub is a landmark pub in Co. Kerry and serves the best of Irish Food. Enjoy a wide selection of drinks including craft Irish beers, whiskies and Irish coffee. Enjoy live entertainment on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
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