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The Smugglers Inn Restaurant

Cliff Road | Co.Kerry, Waterville, Ireland
+353 66 947 4330
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“kataifi” (8 reviews)
“prawns” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cliff Road | Co.Kerry, Waterville, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I stayed in the smugglers inn as I was working nearby. I went into the restaurant which had a view to die for. I ordered crumbed cod with leeks with a sauce and potatoes and carrots and parsnip. I also had a glass of pinot...More

Thank vontrapp66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in The Smuggler's Inn and decided to have dinner there one night. We in the restaurant quite early which was lucky as it was soon almost full. We were lucky to be seated by the window and had a beautiful view out...More

Thank Niamh Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the end of a long road is the beautiful location of Smuggler's Inn. Tried to eat lunch at Smuggler’s Inn, in Waterville, but it was too early. Lunch started at Noon and it was 11 am. The woman was very nice, but there was...More

Thank GloriasTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice ambience in the conservatory dining room with lovely views of the sea. Excellent menu, especially fish, Good food well presented. Nice to be offered extra veg. without having to ask! A thoroughly enjoyable meal.

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to many a Wedding reception in my days but the Food stole the show. Simple food done right. A well thought out menu- beautifully executed. I had the Seafood Tian for starters which had a nice mixture of seafood, a hint of...More

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled on this restaurant at 8 pm after finishing golf at Waterville. We walked in with no expectations and ended up being blown away. Our friends who were with us had just come from a week in France and said this meal was better...More

Thank sisu3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are Travelling The Skellig Ring & the Ring of Kerry - The Smugglers Inn is a Must Stop. Nestled just outside of Waterville- located directly across from the Waterville Golf Links and a stones throw from the Beach - over looking Ballinskelligs Bay....More

Thank John Michael O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Smugglers on Sunday. As we entered the restaurant, we were delighted to hear the sound of Music playing for Sunday Lunch. The food was superb - two of us had the popular kataifi prawn for a starter and it was such a...More

Thank Lorraine C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent gen of a place in Waterville , the place is well done , location is just amazing at the beach and banks of the ocean. The food we had - arabiata pasta , risotto with mushrooms in White sauce , French fries ,...More

Thank Tilak G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Last Friday went to the smugglers with a friend for lunch. The sun was shining lovely relaxing afternoon sat looking out at the sea . Food was fabulous, had liver pate and crisp glass of house white wine and coffee to finish. Lovely and relaxing...More

Thank saraella2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 84
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cliff Road | Co.Kerry, Waterville, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +353 66 947 4330
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