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The Jarvey's Rest Traditional Irish Pub

) #20 of 151 Restaurants in Killarney $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
18 Muckross Drive | Muckross, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 662 3400
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (24 reviews)
“roast beef” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 - 23:45All hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Muckross Drive | Muckross, Killarney, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 634 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Plenty of staff....barman knowledgeable on drinks and also took food order. Food was very good, would go back again.

1  Thank Loo99car
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are here earlier today in the bar. Our party has a selection of lunches and main courses. Good was excellent with great service. Met a wonderful waiter called Sinead who could not have been nicer to us. A highly recommended spit after a walk...More

2  Thank Gwen J
Reviewed 3 days ago

Really a nice place, that is close to the Muckross gardens/house. We had a great lunch with multiple Vegetarian and Vegan options. Food was really good, big portions, and the drinks were excellent! They have a really large bar with a ton of options. Really...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The pub was just up the road from our hotel, so we gave it a try for dinner. The chicken wings appetizer is fantastic -- highly recommend it! I had the tagliatelle pasta with roasted chicken, mushrooms and bacon. It was a huge dish of...More

2  Thank LisaCOrlando
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had dinner here after visiting the park. Large group of us were accommodated quickly and the food overall was good. Burgers, steak, and seafood were all tasty. Service was a bit slow and so it took a while for food to be served. Large tour...More

1  Thank Moefry
Reviewed 1 week ago

When this place was under former management, we would make a point of visiting here any time we were in the Killarney area. It was our favorite place to go and we were always welcomed and treated like family. We were regular patrons for years....More

Thank TravCoupleTX
DannyMcClure, Assistant Bar Manager at The Jarvey's Rest Traditional Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review of your recent visit to The Jarvey's Rest. I was very disappointed to read your recent review of the Jarveys Rest, I would like to sincerely apologise for your disappointing meal and service...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were given high expectations for our evening at Jarvey's Pub. The food was fine and the Smithwick's were good! However, the musicians were a disappointment. The music was just so-so, and not all representative of Ireland. The dancers were good but they have to...More

Thank Lana F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in on spec and had a lovely family meal. Good food, pleasant atmosphere, good service and surprisingly good value. We'd recommend it highly and would easily come again. Thanks very much

2  Thank 419disappointed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here for dinner. Friendly staff, nice atmosphere, live music (good stuff), fish and chips and Cesar salad both very good.

1  Thank A W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped into the Jarveys rest today at lunchtime based on favourable reviews , we were disappointed with the food. The starter wings were tasty with a nice sauce , after that it went a little downhill , 2 of the party had the vegetable soup...More

Thank John F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:45
12:30 - 23:45
12:30 - 23:45
12:30 - 23:45
12:30 - 23:45
12:30 - 23:45
12:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Muckross Drive | Muckross, Killarney, Ireland (Formerly Molly Darcy's Traditional Irish Pub)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 662 3400
  • E-mail
The Jarvey's Rest Traditional Irish Pub is located in the heart of Killarney National Park. The pub is a landmark pub in Co. Kerry and serves the best of Irish Food. Enjoy a wide selection of drinks including craft Irish beers, whiskies and Irish coffee. Enjoy live entertainment on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
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