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Lord Kenmare's Restaurant

18 College Street | Murphy's of Killarney, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
+353 64 663 7245
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Irish, Seafood, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
18 College Street | Murphy's of Killarney, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

We have been visiting Killarney for over twenty years and over the past few visits we have returned to this restaurant each year as the food and service are both excellent.

Thank mcromarty
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Hello Mcromarty , Thank you for submitting a most complimentary review , your comments are much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you again in the not too distant future ! Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Place has elevator but steps to enter building. Steps to second floor for walkers. Non drinking bar. Noisy u shaped group of three sections. Felt like we were eating in hallway. Food was not memorable, but not inedible. Killarney has more hotels than Dublin. And...More

Thank Quaker1
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Hello Quaker 1, Thank you for posting a review. We regret Lord Kenmare's was not to your taste . Regards , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent restaurant quality of food as good as top London restaurants eg The Ivy.Portions of first class perfectly cooked fish as good as top American restaurants such as De Lanos Alain de Cais Las Vegas.We stayed two nights and ate here both.This is a jewel...More

1  Thank jeffstanloo46
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Our tour driver recommended this restaurant to us. The food was delicious and the service was excellent. I would definitely return again!!!!!

1  Thank Lynnene M
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Hello Lynnene, Thank you for taking the time to post a lovely review , your compliments are much appreciated. Hopefully we will see you again sometime ! All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

12 of us visited The Lord Kenmare's Restaurant in Killarney southern Ireland. This was a thank you for all of your hard work meal by the Bosses Steve and Jean (Enigma Security Europe Ltd ) we arrived and we're greeted by the very lovely Marie,...More

1  Thank Rupert B
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Hi Rupert , Thank you for taking the time to leave a wonderful review ! It was Marie's pleasure to serve you and your group. She greatly appreciates your compliments. We look forward to welcoming you again sometime. Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 3 May 2017

This restaurant was a real find.....we thought we were going to be eating Irish bar food, but instead had a delicious gourmet Irish meal. The setting is lovely and the service was very attentive but not over barring... Worth a trip if you are looking...More

1  Thank Tunasalmen
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Hello , Thank you for you comments , we really appreciate you taking the time to submit a lovely review. Hats off to our head chef Philip ably assisted by Simon who are responsible for the wonderful food offered in Lord Kenmare's. Best wishes ,...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

We visited Lord Kenmare's on Friday 28th April with a party of 12 from the UK. there was a little miss understanding about our booking which was dealt with very quickly. Marie and her team made us feel very very welcome and i can honestly...More

2  Thank j0hnmullane
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Hi John, Thank you for posting a terrific review. It was Marie's pleasure to look after you which she always does with such expertise ! We are delighted you had such a good dining experience and look forward to welcoming you back again. All the...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

In my recent vacation in Killarney, my friend and I ate in Lord Kenmare's restaurant in College Street. It is situated on the first floor of the building, reached by a spectacular winding staircase. Staff are very friendly, taking the time to ask about our...More

1  Thank Clionamac1
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Having visited Murphy's Bar the night before and enjoying the delicious beef stew with Guinness flavor along with 2 pints of Pale Ale, we wanted to experience the up stairs restaurant owned by the same owner, Sean Murphy. Lord Kenmare's Restaurant was excellent as well....More

1  Thank Beth K
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Hello Thank you for submitting a wonderful review ! Your comments are much appreciated. We are delighted that everything was to your satisfaction ! We hope you had a fantastic holiday and would love to welcome you back to Murphy's or Lord Kenmare's again sometime...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

For a real taste of Kerry this is a must visit. Wonderful choices, great tastes and superb service means that Lord Kenmares is rightly at the top of the heap.

Thank Stingray353
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Hello , Thank you for taking the time to post a review on tripadvisor. Your compliments are much appreciated by everyone at Lprd Kenmare's. We hope to welcome you again in the not too distant future ! Seán & Máire

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patpurcell26
Do you have a children's menu
9 June 2015|
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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Indeed we do Pat. We offer a children's menu to u12's. We have a choice of six main courses and five desserts. We also offer small potions of certain dishes on our A La Carte Menu so there is plenty to choose from. I hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 College Street | Murphy's of Killarney, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 7245
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