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Kate Kearney's Cottage

Gap of Dunloe, Killarney V93 K7N2, Ireland
+353 64 664 4146
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gap of Dunloe, Killarney V93 K7N2, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

unfriendly service and my wife and i were both served the absolute worst pint of guiness we have ever had in Ireland. Such a shame for a legendary place

Thank Shawn W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great pub and restaurant with special gift shop! Just down the street from the B&B where we stayed and loved it! Great experience.

Thank TRAV0301
Reviewed 6 days ago

the restraunt is perfect at any time of the day.we had dinner but a full menu is available all day. the setting is very homely.we had \=trad music playing during dinner a fab treat.well done to all,

Thank jackiesheehan2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were pretty tired by the time we finally had dinner having arrived in Ireland from Arizona that morning at 8:30 am. The food was good, service was fast and the local red ale quite good. Give it a try! One of the great things...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived about 8 PM and stayed until about 10 PM. There was a live band that worked the room/crowd well. We had the leg of lamb. It was as good as any other I’ve tried.

Thank CalebPittman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are determined to dine at Kate Kearney's Cottage, don't show up before noon. Which makes you very hungry if you've hiked the Gap of Dunloe that morning and thought the restaurant would be open. I think it was serving alcohol (at the bar)...More

Thank Canucksontheloose
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed it so much we went back the next night. Great food choices and great music for a taste of Ireland. Enjoyed the Guinness and gin drinks.

Thank KayF18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was recommended to us by our Air BNB hosts in Kilorglin; we were not disappointed. Food and drink was great; Irish much and dancing was provided that night and we also drove the Gap before we had dinner.

Thank Kaytgar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here as a family of 5 with 2 labradors in tow after visiting the Gap of Dunloe. Great outdoor seating available, good service and quite a decent menus at prices which appeared very reasonable given the location. 4 adult meals and 1 kids...More

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Great food in such a beautiful part of Kerry it’s become a tradition and I visit twice a month for a meal with family and friends

Thank Gina C
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Questions & Answers
4 May 2018|
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Response from diumraid | Property representative |
There are 2 shuttle bus services daily, Google killarney shuttle bus for up to date times. In the evening time taxi service is the only way available.
sheri k
5 February 2018|
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Response from diumraid | Property representative |
Food service starts at 12.30 but the cafe across the way and the cafe down the road both serve breakfast during the tourist season
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 12:30 am
10:00 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gap of Dunloe, Killarney V93 K7N2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 4146
  • E-mail
Bar, Restaurant, Entertainment venue, souvenir shops, Pub grub and much more. Our multi award winning banquet style themed "Irish Night" runs from March through to October, a must if your visiting. In the high season you can expect the show to run at least 6 nights a week. We're also situated close to many walking trails in the world famous Gap of Dunloe. There's Jaunting cars and horse riding within a minutes walk and at least 5 golf course within a 10 mile radius. We also cater for weddings and after wedding parties. Live music and BBQs are never too far away either during the summer
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