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O'Donnabhain's Gastro Bar

) #14 of 36 Restaurants in Kenmare $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
10 Henry Street, Kenmare 00ky, Ireland
+353 64 664 2106
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Henry Street, Kenmare 00ky, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Called here while travelling in Kerry for dinner.... It looked like it ticked all the boxes and the menu read very well. The premises itself was clean and typically fashioned towards a tourist trade. However the food was very .... very 'bland'. It was filling...More

Thank Sean F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a nice meal, quiet bar only in a for a quick meal, did the job. Nice bar with plenty to look at on the walls. Friendly staff

Thank dromona
Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited this pub three times in a row simply because we liked the staff, the true Irish pub atmosphere, good pub food and fast service. I basically said it all in the above sentence but I can highly recommend this place over many others...More

Thank Matth-t-S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cozy little pub right smack in the middle of town. We did not eat here but stopped in for a few pints and listened to some Trad Music. Good service cold beers ! Cheers

Thank KKE11Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

How can you beat a pint of Guinness for 4 euro. Add good food at reasonable prices and a fun atmosphere and you have the place to be in Kenmare. Busy place so it may be best to go at an off time. But, go...More

Thank dennis k
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this pub! It had good food, great music, people were singing and having fun...great, great place.

Thank Joanne P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner, two close friends and I took a 10 day holiday driving through Ireland. We started in Shannon and drove the south on the west coast. We were in Kemare for only one night (unfortunately). While walking through the beautiful town, we decided to...More

Thank daksterinwaltham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Menu looked good with all kinds of items. As the restaurant was very busy they placed us in the back hall to review the menu and take our order. When a table became available they took us to our table and food was served prettly...More

Thank 702larrye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the perfect spot in a quaint corner table for two. My wife and I ate the pasta. Try the spinach chicken and bacon pasta along with the cheese, tomato and spinach pasta for those who want a meat free dish. The garlic bread...More

Thank sugar7479
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely bar with extensive menu but go for the traditional Irish fare, such as bacon & cabbage, very very good. The Kenmare traditional Irish stout is also excellent 😎

Thank David H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$21
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Henry Street, Kenmare 00ky, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 2106
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At O’Donnabhain’s Bar, Restaurant and Guesthouse / Bed and Breakfast we provide you with a memorable experience of food, drink and accommodation. We are located in the hidden gem of Ireland that is Kenmare, Co. Kerry. With an 83% rating on Tripadvisor, we are the perfect place to drop off for a drink, a meal, to listen to some local music, or to stay for the night in one of our modern en suite rooms. Traditional Irish pub O’Donnabhain’s Gastro Bar with its open fire, exposed ceilings and wooden finish provides a fabulous contemporary setting with all the character of an old Irish pub. Drop in, meet the locals, make some new friends and soak up some of the great atmosphere and music. Our restaurant As well as being a Traditional Pub we are also a Restaurant. We have a sheltered Beer Garden able to provide dining for everyone from couples up to large groups (max. 100 people). Whether it is a pre/post wedding party, family get together, or just time out from the day’s excursions, my wife Vanessa and I will take great pleasure in hosting you. As we say ‘God made food for everyone’.
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