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The Laurels Pub

40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato cakes” (29 reviews)
“lamb stew” (25 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 23:30All hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
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171 - 180 of 751 reviews

Reviewed 8 September 2016

Called in with friends for a pint of the black stuff great atmosphere among the busy town centre pub,good to see many of killarneys local bars retaining their individual identities and not being swayed to go upmarket and modernise.keep the old turf fires burning where...More

Thank june g
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We grabbed a pint in recommendation from our driver. Good Irish pub. No food tonight for us, but perhaps tomorrow we will try it.

Thank Greg L
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We found our way to The Laurels after 18 hours of traveling from the states. Being it wa sour first time in Ireland, I had to try the fish and chips and a pint of Guinness. It was very good! We went in for dinner...More

Thank Haley N
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This pub was not far from our hotel. Great staff, food and drinks. It was a great experience of an Irish pub.

Thank 1956Travellers
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We wound up here when we couldn't get a table at Bricin and it turned out to be a great place. The food was very good, the staff friendly and the atmosphere was quite good. It is small so we ended up sharing a table...More

Thank Geof J
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Had a great evening with friends in the Laurels. The atmosphere was brilliant and we thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon. We called back to the Laurels and customers were in great form and the craic was electric.

Thank Siobhan0810
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Not sure where all the raves come from. Food is sitting ready to serve ... I am not sure I have ever received my order so fast. Fish chowder was full of fish but blandly seasoned. Lamb roast was cooked well but also lacked seasoning...More

Thank Kkoleary
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We stopped in here one night for drinks and stayed for supper. The atmosphere was to warm and friendly we came back for a second time and were lucky enough to meet the owner (who was born more than 70 years ago upstairs). His name...More

Thank Will3642
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We had a late lunch after a long morning's walk, and enjoyed the authentic pub's interior and decent meals for a reasonable price

Thank cjoziasse
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The Laurels Pub was recommended to us by our innkeeper at Larkinley Lodge. We were able to walk from our accommodations on Lewis on over to the town center and to the Laurels Pub. We were looking for a somewhat authentic experience. We sit at...More

Thank karenk1210
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Tina H
1 November 2016|
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Response from soozireland | Reviewed this property |
So would I !!
3 August 2016|
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Response from magazine2016 | Reviewed this property |
Im sure that they do. Ask for Kate if she is there.
Rosanne W
20 July 2016|
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Response from pallygirl | Reviewed this property |
Oh wow! Glad to know Chelsea liked the same place we did! Don't know about Chris, sorry, but what a great place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
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