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Kate Kearney's Cottage

) #16 of 151 Restaurants in Killarney $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 664 4146
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 497 reviews

Reviewed 13 June 2017

We loved our dinner experience here. A family friend recommended this to us, and it was well worth the taxi trip. We arrived close to 8, and waited about 5 minutes for a table. Quaint, friendly service, and delicious food. My husband had the pesto-crusted...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 12 June 2017

we end at this place our trek og gup od dunloe and it was really good the end here as the armosphere, the service and offcourse the guiness was just great and in time.

Thank boaz052
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Food was quick and delicious. Bangers and mash is a must eat dish. Large portions for good price. Beautiful location. The Irish live music provided for a wonderful atmosphere.

Thank Kelsi T
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Usual pub food, but with prices that aren't trying to rip off tourists. The jarveys eat in there too which is a good sign.

Thank ADublinFamily
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

What a great place. Live traditional music, large menu, nice mix of fancy and hearty food and drink. Food was outstanding! Service was a bit slow I think because we were at the end of dunning room service time and staff was busy in the...More

Thank dennis r
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Our CIE Tour company took 40 of us here for dinner. It was a clean & cute restaurant with a nice bar & gift shop. Food was some of best from our trip! First time I had fried Brie but it was magical!! Salmon was...More

Thank CajunBeachBum
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I have been going to Kate's ever since I was a kid and it never ceases to make me smile. I learnt to Irish Dance in this pub with the wonderful entertainment that was on offer! The Irish Dancing Girls were absolutely fabulous! Always so...More

Thank Emillyyy73
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Restaurant searched and often full. Think to reserve. The atmosphere is Irish with music (not every night, off season). The collection of police badges from (almost) every corner of the world is impressive. Here, the atmosphere is the same than rugby's stadiums in Ireland. If...More

Thank ylq500
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We had a lovely meal here as part of our tour. The food was delicious and we had a terrific time with the band and dancing. I would recommend this experience for your trip to the area.

Thank KDobens
Reviewed 23 May 2017

At the base of the gap you will find this pub/restaurant/gift shop. The staff were slammed and not overly friendly. The food was OK at best and based on the constant flow of bus loads of tourist you can hardly blame them. After walking the...More

Thank kevket
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 00:30
10:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 4146
  • E-mail
Bar, Restaurant, Entertainment venue, souvenir shops, Pub grub and much more. Our multi award winning banquet style themed "Irish Night" runs from March through to October, a must if your visiting. In the high season you can expect the show to run at least 6 nights a week. We're also situated close to many walking trails in the world famous Gap of Dunloe. There's Jaunting cars and horse riding within a minutes walk and at least 5 golf course within a 10 mile radius. We also cater for weddings and after wedding parties. Live music and BBQs are never too far away either during the summer
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