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Herbert Restaurant at Cahernane House Hotel

Muckross Road | Muckross, Killarney Kerry, Ireland
+353 64 663 1895
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“sorbet” (2 reviews)
“wine list” (2 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly
Muckross Road | Muckross, Killarney Kerry, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a meal in this wonderful restaurant in September and I'm only getting round to write this review now. Well from start to finish it was just fantastic. The starters were so delicious and the main course of fillet steak was...More

Thank helendrury1964
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Booked a birthday celebration and couldn't be happier with the food and the service. On arrival we were brought to the cellar bar door a pre -dinner cocktail served by Roger. The restaurant service led by Juri (?) was outstanding, the ambience charming and the...More

Thank LooneyTours
Emer C, General Manager at Herbert Restaurant at Cahernane House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Dear LooneyTours, Thank you for this wonderful review and we are so glad you enjoyed your special occasion at the Herbert Restaurant. Roger and Youri will be delighted to hear your kind comments too. We hope to see you back at the Cahernane again soon,...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This was just such a breathe of fresh air dining experience. The whole experience was beautiful - such good value for money for a 4 course meal which we stretched to five with a cheese board after dessert! Such a great start with amuse bouche...More

Thank NicolaErasmus
Emer C, General Manager at Herbert Restaurant at Cahernane House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Dear NicolaErasmus, What a wonderful review ! Thank you very much for taking the time to write it and we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your evening with us. The Herbert Restaurant is now THE place for a fine dining experience in Killarney...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The best fine dining experience in Killarney without a shadow of a doubt - relax and savour top class cuisine with excellent service - don't be in a rush, it takes time to produce dishes with finesse but it is definitely a night out. Really...More

Thank Dec3788
Emer C, General Manager at Herbert Restaurant at Cahernane House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Dear Dec3788, Thank you for this wonderful review, we are delighted you enjoyed your evening with us. I have passed your kind comments on our service to the staff and we hope to see you back at the Herbert Restaurant again soon, Kind regards Emer...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017

We were staying at Cahernane House and after a long day decided not to go out again. We were rewarded for this thinking by a great meal at their restaurant. The presentation was wonderful and we were well taken care of.

Thank ace4444
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Not my usual fair but different and delicious. You can see that the chef has careful thought in the process of delivering a meal fit for a Queen.

Thank aud7130
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Herbert is the restaurant of Cahernane House. Cuisine is half modern and half traditional. Short selection of dishes, but then you know it 100% prepared with fresh ingredients here. We had a great dinner. Good wine list also with a selection of wines by the...More

Thank haranseb
Reviewed 1 April 2017

My family & I had a great evening recently in the Herbert restaurant at Cahernane House. The recently renovated dining room is stunning and the decor is luxurious.The service was 1st class and the presentation of the food exceptional. Wonderful evening was had by all....More

Thank Orla291
Emer C, General Manager at Herbert Restaurant at Cahernane House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Dear Orla291, Thank you so much for this wonderful review and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your evening in the Herbert Restaurant with us. As you say, the dining room only recently opened after a refurbishment and is looking stunning with its...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I recently attended the newly refurbished Herbert restaurant at Cahernane House for a family gathering. The service was wonderful, preparation, presentation and taste of food was exceptional. The atmosphere and attention to detail to ensure we had a wonderful evening was spot on. A great...More

Thank Aine G
Emer C, General Manager at Herbert Restaurant at Cahernane House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Dear Aine G, Thank you so much for this wonderful review, we are delighted you enjoyed it. We just opened the Herbert Room on St Patricks' Day after extensive renovations so its great to hear your feedback. I will pass on your kind compliments on...More

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Top rate restaurant, five stars in my book at the beautiful Cahernane Hotel. Delicious food and excellent menu. Service outstanding. There's a lovely lounge/pub downstairs with a fireplace as well which you might overlook.

Thank DoloresJacoby
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9 April 2017|
Response from Emer C | Property representative |
Hi Mcpatsweeney, We serve a bar food menu every day from 12.30pm - 6.30pm - this can be had either in the Cellar bar or in the Drawing Room. Kind regards Emer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 55 - USD 76
Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muckross Road | Muckross, Killarney Kerry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 1895
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Recently awarded 2 AA Rosettes in recognition of culinary excellence, we use the finest locally sourced seasonal produce. Our Head Chef Eric Kavanagh has created an extensive menu of delicious dishes ensuring your visit to The Herbert Restaurant will be something very special. The Herbert Restaurant epitomizes the style and grandeur of the original house and commands beautiful views over the surrounding landscape. The restaurant is complete with luxury furnishings, flooring and fittings. The opulent dining room doesn't mean the restaurant is overly formal or stuffy, the dress code is smart casual and service is warm and friendly. We look forward to looking after you with a warm Irish welcome.
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