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John Benny's Pub

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, ,
Strand Street, Dingle, Ireland
+353 66 915 1215
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef pie” (9 reviews)
“fish and chips” (52 reviews)
“chowder” (40 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Strand Street, Dingle, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

John Benny’s was recommended by our B&B host, so we walked about a half mile to try it out. It was warm and inviting. Hot tea, cold beer, and excellent chowder and fish&chips. I recommend!

Thank pennymac26
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had fish and chips in this pub. Chips were frozen and fish batter was hard and tasteless. My partner was unable to eat what was served. The house Sauvignon was nearly undrinkable and in fact we left one half behind. The waitress started dusting...More

1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited John Benny’s pub twice during our week in Dingle. The food was amazing! I highly recommend the Shepherds Pie and the Chicken Supreme! Best food of the week! Lovely friendly atmosphere and free WiFi too!

Thank stephaniefines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by after dinner and found the festive atmosphere to be very uplifting. The singer that evening was Ceol Anocht as I recall. If you are lucky enough to be visiting when she is entertaining it's a must go! Enjoyed visiting with one of...More

Thank dmitchellmk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very welcoming, good with children.Interesting menu. Service quick, staff interested in customers, chatty without being intrusive.

Thank valeriegarner5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did not eat at the bar. we only had drinks and listened to the owner sing local irish songs with another entertainer. It was a lot of fun and a good way to start our evening in Dingle! The place was packed. Some people...More

Thank samaraandwes
JBM97, Owner at John Benny's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks ! Glad you had a good evening . Be sure to stop by next time !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a nice little place right in town to have a pint. The service was friendly and a nice atmosphere.

Thank jessicakG2361BO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down my favorite pub in Dingle!! Been there many times and the food, spirits and craic are unmatched. Oh, and the hospitality!! I am a fish pie fan, and they have the best by far! Just a great place to unwind while you are...More

Thank Sandra H
JBM97, Owner at John Benny's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Sandra H !! We are delighted to hear you had a great visit and experience and that you returned once again . Warm greetings to you from all of us !!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a charming seaside pub with delicious food...and a chance to hear Gaelic spoken by the locals. There were plenty of menu choices. The three of us were well pleased with our lunches. Delicious soups and more in a traditional pub setting. Enjoy! We...More

Thank MaryC508
JBM97, Owner at John Benny's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Míle Buiochas ! Thank you for taking the time to comment . We are delighted that you have a positive experience here !

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here on the 10th of March. The staff couldn’t do enough and were very attentive. There was a great kids menu and all of us left happy!!!

Thank Justin C
JBM97, Owner at John Benny's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! we are always happy to receive feedback bit especially so when its a positive . We have a great team who work hard and we are thankful to them all .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strand Street, Dingle, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Dingle Peninsula  >  Dingle
  • Phone Number: +353 66 915 1215
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