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The Horseshoe

) #13 of 36 Restaurants in Kenmare $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 1553
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (37 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
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81 - 90 of 281 reviews

Reviewed 21 October 2015

We had fresh sea bass for dinner with steamed vegetables and mashed potatoes......very tasty! Price was reasonable and service excellent.

Thank USAFA62
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We arrived at this restaurant without a reservation and were greeted by a friendly waiter with a lovely smile who showed us to a table at the back of the restaurant which was nice and quiet. The waitress came quickly with the menus explaining what's...More

Thank 190EileenS
Reviewed 10 October 2015

This is a great eating house with super grub. The staff are very friendly, helpful and efficient. The prawn/crab claw starter followed by the siroline steak with the house red nicely does the trick at the weekend. Good music at the weekend too with a...More

1  Thank Ray Ross S
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Stumbled in while browsing the shops. While we only had Guinness and whiskey, we somehow knew that this place had rockin' good food. The bar itself is small but very friendly. We had lovely conversations with both staff and other customers. Great place to refresh...More

1  Thank GrkChk
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We asked at one of the shops where to go to dinner, the answer was you can't go wrong in Kenmare. They pointed out the The Horseshoe and we went and we are glad we did! It had a great, cozy atmosphere, the wait staff...More

Thank Jenmoose
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Popped in to the horseshoe to get a break from the hotel food and it came highly recommended by the porter. The staff are lovely and made you feel right at home and the ambiance is great, everyone in good form and enjoying the cosy...More

Thank Hick_irl
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Fabulous staff, great service and super meal. You need to book in advance to be sure of the time you want. Very friendly bar staff who also serve the food. The food is excellent but not cheap.

Thank Seamus O
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Enjoyed Guinness waiting for a table, had 4 starters between the two of us as not hungry enough for mains. Food excellent, great service, a really memorable meal. Highly recommend.

Thank amandahF3154YF
Reviewed 28 September 2015

There are 35 eating places in Kenmare. Others were recommended to us but we came across this one and thought we would give it a try. The food was stunning. An imaginative mix of flavours that really worked together. My meal was simply superb. Service...More

1  Thank F M
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Went into this establishment twice in the same evening. First time, just to have a Guinness and talk. Service staff was wonderful, Brien and Quiva were wonderful. Went back later to have dinner, the special pan fried hake with lemon risotto was wonderful! I have...More

Thank thomas v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$31
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 1553
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