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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 1 week ago via mobile

My first time here and i loved it. Food was beautiful, and staff very efficient and nice. A blazing stove lighting which made the place so cozy. Will def be returning for another visit!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mairead c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a large group in town for a wedding and thanksgiving celebration. We spent a late afternoon evening at Kate's after a Gap of Dunloe Boat and Pony ride with the 40+ team and it was absolutely wonderful. The food and drink were excellent, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Very good music. Claddaigh danes were excellent. Food was fine for all the people they were serving. There were two tour groups in the place.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Expedition536781
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Nestled in the mountains it offers great food and lovely gifts. Very busy even in October. Worth the visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank holdpat3555
Reviewed 15 October 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Shawn W
Reviewed 15 October 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TRAV0301
Reviewed 15 October 2018

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,

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 8 October 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Linda M
Reviewed 6 October 2018 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.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CalebPittman
Reviewed 28 September 2018

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

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Canucksontheloose
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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
  • Food
  • Value
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, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, 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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