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Danu at The Brehon

The Brehon | Muckross Road, Killarney The Brehon, Ireland
+353 64 663 0700
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Brehon | Muckross Road, Killarney The Brehon, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The very best of ingredients and local produce give you an amazing dining experience at the Danú. A very varied menu for all tastes, including a very comprehensive vegetarian menu, and they are so flexible if you want anything tweaked from it. We had the...More

3  Thank clonmeltwo
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Visited for an evening meal We opted to use the set menu Starters mains and dessert were beyond expectations and were a culinary delight The evening we visited was extremely busy and the service was slow but this would not put us off visiting in...More

1  Thank vcan
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We have eaten here a couple of times in the last few months and had a fantastic experience both times. Both were special occasions and were made even more special by the fantastic staff. All dietary requirements are catered for without fuss. The food is...More

1  Thank Sazquotch
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

After another mammoth walk we headed back to The Brehon as my friend recommended it for lunch. Lunch menu looked great but the afternoon tea menu swung it for us. We were asked if we could move from the main bar to an area tucked...More

1  Thank BrummieMoneypenny
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Our group of four couples ate dinner here after checking in to the hotel. After a long day of riding in a tour van, we wanted to relax with drinks and have a light dinner without leaving the hotel. Food was good. Service was good....More

1  Thank GlobeTrotterGuy
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We ate a few times in the Brehon bar; appetizers, soups and chowder. Everyone loved the chowder! It is fantastic and filling. Actually a recommendation by the bar staff. Bar staff by the way is great. They not only made food recommendations by Irish Gin...More

1  Thank RoadWarriorInHeels
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Dear RoadWarriorInHeels, Thank you for your wonderful review. It is great to hear the team looked after you so well and you enjoyed our sumptuous chowder. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Lorraine Salmon Office Manager

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

ate lunch here today. absolutely incredible, had the seafood chowder. might be the best i ever had.. also, it's a beautiful hotel.. will definitely returnMore

1  Thank sean m
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear Sean m, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent dining experience at The Brehon. We are particularly proud of our wonderful seafood chowder and thank you for your lovely comments which the team were delghed to read. We do hope you...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

I went to this bar to get some vegan food ...I asked for the large organic salad minus a couple of things (seeds I think ...I'm allergic ) they did awesome put in some sun dried tomatoes .......if you have allergies ..everything is coded to...More

1  Thank Michele G
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear Michele G, It is wonderful to read your review and to hear you got to enjoy our extensive vegan menu. Thank you for your lovely comments. David, Tadgh and Dan were particularly delighted to hear your comments. We look forward to seeing you both...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This is a 5 star restaurant based on food, service and overall experience. I can often be sceptical of food that is delicately presented and pretty because there is such a high expectation and often you can be let down. However, the food here was...More

1  Thank Courtney H
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Dear Courtney, Thank you for your wonderful five star review. It is great to hear you enjoyed the culinary delights of Danú at The Brehon and thank you for your lovely comments on our food and the team. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017

As hotel restaurant go this is pretty good. They do need to pay more attention to the order though as the chef just decided how to cook our meat. Also watch where you sit the benched seats are very low. Certainly use again but there...More

1  Thank CraigiefortScotland
TheBrehonTeam, Manager at Danu at The Brehon, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Dear CraigiefortScotland, Thank you for your review. Your feedback is very important to us and I have passed your comments to our food and beverage manager and head chef for review. I do hope you will be back to visit us again in the future....More

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16 June 2015|
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Response from TheBrehonTeam | Property representative |
Dear anneoregan1, Thank you for your recent query. Our menu, including soups and sauces, except for one or two items, is either already Coeliac Friendly or can be altered in order to make it so. If you would like a copy of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 33 - USD 41
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Brehon | Muckross Road, Killarney The Brehon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 0700
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  • This restaurant is at The Brehon
Danú at The Brehon have a team of award-winning international chefs who are lead by our Head Chef Chad Byrne. Chad’s philosophy on food is to use fresh Irish produce served with a modern flair keeping ingredients simple yet elegant.Our team of international award winning chefs have created a menu of classical dishes with ethnic influences while still mindful of our tradition of keeping wholesome rustic cooking to the forefront.
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