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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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18 College Street | Murphy's of Killarney, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

We were walk-ins but managed to snag a table in spite of the restaurant being very busy. We had a drink while we decided our order. Husband started with a lovely veg soup and had duck breast for an entree. I was in a seafood...More

Thank kathie859
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2015

Hello , Many thanks for posting such a wonderful review , your positive comments are so appreciated. We are delighted that you had such an enjoyable time at Lord Kenmares. Best Wishes Seán & Máire

Reviewed 15 September 2015

The food overall, as well as portion size are great, though some of the main courses are pretty pricey - more like Dublin / City prices than what I was expecting in Killarney. Wine list was very good, we had delicious Cote Du Rhone. We...More

Thank pradagirl74
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2015

Hello , Many thanks for your review . We are delighted you enjoyed your meal and had a good night with your company. I'm afraid good quality ingredients cost the same in Killarney as they do in Dublin ! As for your other comments we...More

Reviewed 7 September 2015

If you re looking for a special evening place, Lord Kenmare's is a good one. Excellent dinner in a lovely setting.

Thank Amy P
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2015

Hello Amy , Thank you for submitting such a glowing review of Lord Kenmares. We are delighted that you had a very pleasant satisfying experience with us . We look forward to welcoming you again in the future . Best Wishes , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

I first ate in the Lord of Kenmares back in 2004 when I used work in Sheen Falls, few of us staff would head over to Killarney. For the past 11 years, there are still at least 5 of the same waiting staff still there.that...More

Thank John5840
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Hi Adrian, Thank you so much for such a thoughtful , generous review. We are so pleased that you continue to enjoy all that Lord Kenmares has to offer and that we have shared so many special occasions with you . We are very proud...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere, friendly service, central location. Baileys cheesecake - a big surprise! The most delicious cheesecake I ever tasted!More

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Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Hello , Many thanks for writing such a positive concise review of Lord Kenmares. We are so pleased you mentioned the nice atmosphere which so many appreciate . As for the Bailey 's Cheesecake , delighted you enjoyed it , it is definitely a winner...More

Reviewed 30 August 2015

We were recommended this restaurant by our hotel in Dingle. What a fantastic place. Excellent food and service at a level found in the top places. We had bruschetta to start and then a cod and lamb main. Both dishes were delicious and the waitress...More

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Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Hello , Thank you for such a lovely review ! We are thrilled you had a very enjoyable experience at Lord Kenmares . Philip our Head Chef is very pleased that you felt the cod was the best you had in a long time. As...More

Reviewed 29 August 2015

Had an evening dinner in Lord Kenmares. We received a very friendly welcome and were seated promtly. The menue was varied with some specials included. I opted for swordfish, which was delicious. My wife had the seafood platter, which was laden with all sorts of...More

Thank Matt O
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Hello Matt , We greatly appreciate you submitting such a positive review of Lord Kenmares. It really makes our day to hear such appreciative comments about our menu , wine list and service here at Lord Kenmares. We are delighted you enjoyed the Sword Fish...More

Reviewed 28 August 2015

I recently came to this restaurant with a friend and it was quite late but nevertheless we were told 'no problem - come in and relax'. And that's exactly what we did. I had duck with beautiful butternut and my friend has the seafood platter...More

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Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Hello , Many thanks for taking the time to post such a warm complimentary review of Lord Kenmares ! We are absolutely delighted you had such an enjoyable evening , great credit due to our fantastic hardworking staff , who deserve all the praise they...More

Reviewed 27 August 2015

So - I am a mother of two grown boys that went to restaurants all their lives - so yes I do feel guilty cutting Lord Kenmare's from a 5 to a 4 based on their guests vs. their food or service - but alas...More

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Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Hello , We appreciate you taking the time to submit a review of Lord Kenmares. On a positive note , we are pleased that you enjoyed the food and service . We are very sorry that your evening was affected by distraction from another party....More

Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

We were a group of 20 having set menu €35 day after wedding. It was fantastic. Everyone thought it was so delicious and excellent value for money. Many choices within the set menu with no supplement for steak. Highly recommended this for excellent quality food...More

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Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Lord Kenmare's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2015

Hello Karen , Many Thanks for posting such a complimentary review of Lord Kenmares . We are delighted that your party had such an enjoyable evening with us . Best Wishes Seán & Máire

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patpurcell26
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, Local cuisine, Business meetings, 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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