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The Moorings Restaurant

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Main Street, Portmagee, Ireland
+353 66 947 7108
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow just visit this warm and friendly place. The food, staff and service is some of the best in town. My top tip have the fish

Thank Garry H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent menu. There is ample choice for vegetarians. Options of small portions and sides makes eating very comfortable

Thank avrr
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We had been to The Moorings for the 1st time on 21st Aug 16 for 3 day visit & if you would like to read what I thought then read my review of 28th Aug! .........really cant see much more as to how much we loved the place....& at end of that review said would return. Return we did 2... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Have been here twice now whilst on holiday nearby. Very good food and drink at fair prices with excellent friendly service. Would highly recommend.

Thank Andrew G
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Theres only a handful of restaurants in Portmagee, so we did not have much choice and this one looked the most decent. But our decision was right. They had a few special dishes of the day. The service was good. The restaurant was quite busy in a small little fishing village because there lots of people kept coming in, great... More 

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Staten Island, New York, USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Wonderful seaside village restaurant, cozy, good food, drinks, great little lunch stop, finally got fish and chips and it was delicious!

Thank kflan57
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Visited with a group of 15 after a wedding. The food is really good, we mostly ate seafood. Very nice staff, lovely ambiance, good value. Recommended.

Thank bryanoooo
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

My second visit. With my two neices 5&6, nefew 2 and my brother in law. Very kiddies friendly. Food was excellent. Staff did not come back to see if food was good or we need anything else.

Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

It was not my first time to this restaurant and I was looking forward to a return visit. It was pleasantly busy which created a good atmosphere. The food was tasty, good portions at reasonable prices and as you would expect the fish dishes were delicious. Our food was served by a lovely Spanish lady. Will definitely return when we... More 

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

service was very good for a very busy place .the food was very high standard and tasty ,there known for there fish ,but not something i eat ........

Thank paneuro85

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 32 - US$ 88
Irish, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Portmagee, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Portmagee
  • Phone Number: +353 66 947 7108
With the ocean's bounty at our doorstep, it comes as no surprise that seafood plays a large part in The Moorings cuisine. We are committed to only using the best quality produce,from the freshest fish and shellfish, to the choicest Irish beef and lamb and locally-produced vegetables and ingredients. Open 6pm-10pm Mar-Oct. Closed Mon except Bank Holidays. Booking advisable.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?