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The Boatyard Restaurant & Bar

Strand Street, Dingle V92 C97A, Ireland
+353 66 915 0920
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“crab claws” (61 reviews)
“seafood platter” (29 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, Soups, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Strand Street, Dingle V92 C97A, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

My and wife and I ate here as part of a tour group. Food arrived quickly, well cooked, crispy and large portions. We were in and out in short order. Especially considering the large group we were in. Nice location.

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok but very poor atmosphere. While every other pub and restaurant in Dingle was packed it was barely a quarter full. Very pricy also compared to the other restaurants we visited during our visit to Dingle. Most of our party had the fish...More

Thank jim k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old fashioned small eatery right on the main road in the town. Fish and chips was served as a large portion.

Thank Karen K
gogrady, Manager at The Boatyard Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for dining with us Karen we hope you enjoyed yourself. Hope you come back and see us sometime. Regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thick greasy batter hiding thin fillet of fish. Chips not very tasty. Side salad average. Service was quick.

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant after seeing all the reviews. I got the hot seafood platter and my girlfriend got the cold. Both were absolutely delicious. Service was quick and pleasant. Kept us full the entire trip around the Dingle Peninsula. Would highly recommend!More

Thank Kyle K
gogrady, Manager at The Boatyard Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks a million for the review Kyle, we are delighted you enjoyed our seafood platters. Hope you had a great trip around Dingle Penninsula, we think its one of the best places on earth, but then we are biased. Delighted that you were both full...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

Had a delicious meal here on a Saturday evening. 3 choices of starter, 4 of mains and 3 of dessert followed by coffee or tea for 30 euro's per head. The chowder was tasty and contained plenty of smoked and white fish and was served...More

Thank kathclark1234
gogrady, Manager at The Boatyard Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hi Kath, we are delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us on Saturday evening, it is always great to hear that our diners enjoy their meal with us, we are very proud of our Chowder and we are so lucky with the quality of...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018

Chose this from so many options for lunch in Dingle because of the conservatory overlooking the harbour. Great food, friendly efficient service, prices typical for area. Tried coffee stout for the first time :)

Thank Wildwalker1
gogrady, Manager at The Boatyard Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

We are delighted that you chose us today and that you enjoyed the food!

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Not much for customer service, smiles or great food. I would definitely look past the view (of a pier) and keep walking.

Thank ericmamac
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Beautiful seafood chowder, delicious mussels, yummy calamari! The brown bread and Guinness bread were also delicious! Great experience overall

Thank Etchatmo
gogrady, Manager at The Boatyard Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Thanks a million for the review, we are delighted that you had a great experience and that you enjoyed your meal with us.

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Superb family meal! Trio of crab and monkfish special were both excellent. Kids food was very good - lots of options!!

1  Thank Lee T
gogrady, Manager at The Boatyard Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thanks a million for your review, it was a pleasure to have you!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strand Street, Dingle V92 C97A, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Dingle Peninsula  >  Dingle
  • Phone Number: +353 66 915 0920
  • E-mail
Serving the very best of fresh Dingle and Kerry produce, our fish comes straight to us from the local fishing boats and our meats and vegetables come from local farmers in the area. Lobster, Crab Claws, Clams, Prawns, Monkfish, Calamari........ Succulent Steaks, Home-made Burgers, Kerry Lamb, Gluten Free Dishes (including our classic Fish 'n Chips)....... Sinful Desserts.......... A fully Licensed Bar.
Enjoy our tasteful nautical decor that celebrates the maritime traditions of Dingle, our fresh bright ambiance with soft cushions and furnishings, and on a special evening, experience the glow of a Dingle Peninsula sunset as it casts its last rays over the harbour.
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