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Foleys Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$, Irish,
16 Henry Street, Kenmare 02123, Ireland
+353 64 664 2162
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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Gastropub, Irish, Bar, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
16 Henry Street, Kenmare 02123, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a nice pub which serves really good food, freshly made and very tasty. The staff is very friendly and quick with always some time for a short chat. It is situated in the middle of the town with enough parking space nearby.

Thank Morgi_Merlin
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was here with friends and ordered a burger. So good! I've been trying to find another burger that good in Ireland, and have come up short every time. My friends ordered the fish cakes and really enjoyed them as well. I returned here about a...More

Thank TweetieTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an average meal here but the service was good and very friendly. Good choice on the menu and traditional Irish fare.

Thank GeriJ18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We like to have the local food when we visit restaurants and two in our party had the lamb stew, which they found acceptable but not wonderful. We were hoping for music but that didn't start until 9 PM and we weren't up for waiting.

Thank zushkart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very poor chicken wings their idea of hot sauce is sweet chilli sauce, skin on chicken not crispy.Underneath the table I found the remnants of crab claws. No apology by staff when we asked to get the area swept. Drinks never arrived to the table....More

Thank Niamh D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointing lunch, chicken was tough & tasteless, fries overcooked, pasta undercooked. The water glass smelt of stale beer. Nobody enjoyed it. Decor is basic & a bit dated. Staff were very pleasant but at no point were we asked if everything was ok or...More

Thank Rox09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had grilled salmon on a bed of potatoes with vegetables. I have ate here before and gave it a brilliant review but I am afraid I cannot do that this time . The best part of this meal was our waiter who was excellent....More

Thank Eileen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I chose to have lunch here on the recommendation of a local market stall holder. The menu offers no-nonsense, good Irish pub food. I had the crab claws in a garlic sauce to start with, and then the Guinness pork sausages with...More

Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To be honest, I usually go to Foley's for the good times...and the beer! The staff is great, the atmosphere is friendly, the musicians first-class -- especially like Pat and Rick Kelleher! In July I took a few friends who had never been to Ireland....More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The only reason it's not a one is because the he staff and feel is excellent here but the real reason I went was the food and it was a let down. Starter was a little underdone and the main course chicken and pasta at...More

Thank firestationstrip
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$62
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Henry Street, Kenmare 02123, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 2162
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Award Winning Foley's is a popular Kenmare town centre Bar/Restaurant, with accommodation, serving high quality traditional Irish Fayre with locally sourced seafood and home-grown ingredients. This popular local bar is the perfect spot for a quiet afternoon pint, settling in to watch the match, having a chat with the locals, a meeting point for friends or enjoying the great music. We are sure you will find a warm welcome with great service when you soak up the atmosphere by the open fires in this most traditional setting.
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