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Stonechat Cafe and Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
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8 Fleming's Lane, Killarney, Ireland
+353 (0)64-34295
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Grand Cayman
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70 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very nice dinner at Stonechat. There was a large group of us. I recommend reservations especially during the busy months. The food and service were equally as good. The lamb shank was a big hit ! It's a very cosy restaurant. Highly recommend.

Thank caymananna
Detroit, Michigan
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our B&B hostess highly recommended this resturuant, so we were excited to check it out. I loved the quirky design, with little private areas created from old windows, under booth lit floors. The food was good and portions seemed large, or maybe we just ordered way too much. The service was great. Just a nice place to have a couples... More 

Thank TRC123434
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

I'm a local in Killarney and stonechat is my favourite restaurant with amazing food and staff. The goats cheese is to die for and the steak or tagatelli for main course just WOW and don't forget to finish off with the chocolate cake served with ice cream and cream! Please don't miss out when visiting Killarney!

Thank Lauren O
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Lovely little restaurant, hidden in a small side street. We ate there 3 times with different people during our stay in Killarney - each time was great. Friendly staff with a great sense of humour.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

In kilarney for a night away and found a great place for tasty food and good irish hospitality. The lady manager (Wednesday night) had a delightful way about her and all the staff followed her lead. The duck spring rolls were ok but the burgers were very tasty and juicy with a nice Argentina wine.

Thank shellbsunny
Killarney, Ireland
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

10/10 for everything at this restaurant. From the greeting we got when we landed, to the decor, to the waiters, to the menu, to the food, to the wine, and the goodbye. An absolutely fantastic spot that I had just forgotten about. Really cosy spot and I'm really looking forward to going back.

Thank MsMini1977
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed eating here last weekend. This is obviously a favourite of locals (earwigging on some great engagement between diners). Food was excellent, cooked and presented in an effortless and friendly manner. Great staff engagement. This would be my new favourite local if I lived close enough - having said that, I will be back. Séamus

Thank cooleyman1
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Been in town four hours Been in three pubs and asked where to eat. They all gave me the same answer.... So here I am Food Amazing Service....... Twice as good as that !!!! Look no further....... Sabrina and Luke will spoil you rotten Well Done Team !!!!

Thank Serendipity7777777
Limerick, Ireland
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Ate here recently and it was awful. The food was poor and the staff were inefficient and rude..we will not be back.

Thank francesork
boston, ma
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Brickin was full, so the owner recommended Stonecat - it was a home run. We started with duck spring rolls that were fresh and flavorful. My husband had the lamb shank and I had the Irish chicken, and both were great. We really enjoyed splitting the Bailey's cheesecake. Great wine selection, too. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank shoozelda

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Fleming's Lane, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 (0)64-34295

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