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Oceanblue Seafood Bar - CLOSED

Main Street, Kenmare Kerry, Ireland
+353 85 139 6121
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
7 Jan 2014
“Great fish, craic, music”
16 Oct 2013
“Very good and good price”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Irish, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Kenmare Kerry, Ireland
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Reviewed 8 January 2014

We visited Oceanblue on a whim while in Kenmare and couldn't have been more pleased. The service was slow, as the help was ill and the owner was working front and back of the house. This was of no matter. Food was simple and wonderfully...More

Thank Ed D
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Funny little spot but very good food. There was only one other couple in the dining room when we first went in and sat down. This is NOT a fancy place but a very simple, older establishment.. After waiting for some time for for a...More

Thank gottagetupandgo
Reviewed 5 October 2013

Coming from the foodie haven of Bray, Berkshire, we have two Michelin star restaurants and three other excellent restaurants all of 5 star quality. Well, all I can say is that the quality of the cod, smoked cod and chips with crushed peas with mint...More

1  Thank screennamemay2011
Reviewed 9 August 2013

On the face of it, that's all it is. But it is wonderfully put together, effortlessly. Great local produce, friendly atmosphere in a wonderful location. If you're not a snob and like good quality sea food with chips on the side, then make sure you...More

Thank Fay83
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Great wee place! Quite small and intimate! I had the scampi which was absolutely beautiful! Whole family enjoyed it. Great night, apart from an irate customer that could just never pleased no matter how hard staff tried! Very friendly staff and great prices for such...More

Thank Aislingbelfast22
Reviewed 28 July 2013

This restaurant advertised the best fish and chips on its blackboard...We tried it and the proprietor is not boasting unjustifiably. My wife had the cod and I had the plaice --- the batter was light and fresh...and everything was fried in rapeseed oil, which makes...More

Thank RogerZurich
Reviewed 9 July 2013

Stopped in on the recommendation of Irish friends and were not disappointed, to say the least. Jim was running short-handed but managed to welcome, serve and provide wonderful conversation about music, poetry, the Gaeltacht and more. The fish and mussels were extremely fresh, well prepared...More

1  Thank Ed D
Reviewed 25 June 2013

Chosen because it had standard cod / haddock / salmon and chips and also a smoked salmon salad. Delighted to find the special was John Dory and it was excellent. Very good value for money and this was reflected in its popularity. Expect to wait...More

Thank geuzegirly
Reviewed 20 June 2013

My husband and I were on our honeymoon and looking for a great spot to eat in Kenmare. I am delighted that we found Oceanblue. I'm very picky about eating out because the food I cook and prepare for us at home is always the...More

Thank lincas_13
Reviewed 19 June 2013

When I reviewed Quinlans Seafood Bar in Killarney in 2011, the title of the review was "such a good idea, amazing there aren't more places like it". Well it turns out there is now, with Oceanblue in Kenmare! It achieves what was special about Quinlans...More

Thank barrera
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$25
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Kenmare Kerry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 85 139 6121
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