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Out of the Blue Seafood

Waterside | Dingle, County Kerry, Dingle, Ireland
+353 66 915 0811
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (408 reviews)
“scallops” (145 reviews)
“pollock” (83 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Waterside | Dingle, County Kerry, Dingle, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best to make reservations for Out Of The Blue to secure a table. Open for dinner at 5pm and Sunday Lunch. Local seafood dishes, nothing fancy, cooked simply with light seasonings that don't overwhelm fresh fish flavors, accompanied by vegetables and home baked breads. Dining...More

Thank Ellen F
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Hearing all the hype about OOTB we were so excited to try! Service was fine. Entrees were fine. It went even further down hill when we got our mains. They were cold and tasteless and when my partner, who lives for seafood, couldn’t finish his...More

2  Thank PinkTravel1910
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This place is first class as far as food and service are concerned. All of the locals we asked recommended the "Blue" as the place to go for seafood. It was very good and we are from the Seattle area so we know what good...More

1  Thank mackdril
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at Out of the Blue Seafood on our last night in Dingle. We arrived early and were seated right away. The menu was brought to us on a chalkboard and we selected an appetizer and 2 entrees. The appetizer was tasty and...More

Thank innerfairy
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We walked down to the restaurant and were able to get a reservation for 6:30 that night. We weren't disappointed with the food but the service was not particularly friendly. We wanted to just relax and take our time but didn't feel we were welcome...More

Thank susanna h
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Out of the Blue Seafood is great, a bit pricy but great none the less. It is also somewhat small and wildly popular even on cold, rainy nights, so at times the wait can be rather long!

Thank JourneyImaged
Reviewed 11 November 2017

"Out of the Blue" serves excellent dishes, but at a cost. The cost is not just the price paid for these meals, but the waiting you endure to get seated. It is a very popular place for very good reasons.

Thank Roarin88
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I had a 3 course menue at OOTH. If you come before 6:30 you can choose one of the fish menues. Right after ordering I received very good fresh bread with olives and butter. The dishes were all great. It is quite expensive - it...More

Thank Heiderle
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We looked at reviews to choose this restaurant, and we are so glad we did. I have to admit that I was a put put off by the name, thinking it might be a bit kitschy. I was wrong about that. The food was delicious...More

Thank Gretchen G
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful little restaurant in the beautiful town of Dingle offering fresh seafood. I was completely satisfied with my meal. Wishing I had a bigger stomach for eating another meal!

Thank Silvia H
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25 June 2017|
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Response from Suzanne K | Reviewed this property |
I bet they'll work with you. The veggies that came with my fish were excellent.
29 July 2015|
Response from Karen L | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$61
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterside | Dingle, County Kerry, Dingle, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Dingle Peninsula  >  Dingle
  • Phone Number: +353 66 915 0811
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A Seafood Only Restaurant, perfectly situated on the harbour in Dingle. Pretty fine, interesting, colourful, fun and fresh dining for a Shack !
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