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John Benny's Pub

) #11 of 58 Restaurants in Dingle $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
Strand Street, Dingle, Ireland
+353 66 915 1215
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (33 reviews)
“oysters” (19 reviews)
“irish stew” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Strand Street, Dingle, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fish pie was delicious and the mussels were incredible...prepared with coconut milk and spiced just right. I paired it with a Murphy's draught and it was mind blowing!

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After reading previous reviews, we had to say "2 fish pies, please!" We weren't disappointed. Soon arrived, were two packed full pies of good quality mixed seafood. Together, with chips n salad, a very filling and satisfying meal. Haven't awarded 5 out of 5 because...More

Thank Brian V
JBM97, Owner at John Benny's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks Brian V !! We love our Fish Pie!

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our tour guide Tim brought us to Benny's claiming they had the best fish and chips in Ireland. We were skeptical of course....but he was right! It truly was the best fish and chips in Ireland! Friendly service and a nice atmosphere- I'd for sure...More

Thank nicwaterloo
JBM97, Owner at John Benny's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for visiting ! We are delighted you enjoyed your Fish & Chips

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Popped in for a drink with friends after a long week. Excellent bar and staff. We didn't eat but will next time as the food smelled and looked devine. Beer was excellent

Thank Dartheboy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a place that would serve for and have traditional Irish music. We were told that the wife of the owner was singing at John Benny's Pub that night. We arrived early enough to order dinner and stayed stayed for the music....More

Thank I1795WTalanm
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is larger than what you can see from the street. Stop in and get a pint from the marvelous bartender, Mike. He makes John Benny's a spot worth visiting. The food is great, and the staff are wonderful and alway pleasant. John Benny...More

Thank sherylm142
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great dinner here. Their mussels were so delicious I wanted to drink the sauce. Had good choices on Thur kids menu. And no reservations required.

Thank Denverbarb18
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a tour group in Dingle this week and while they were out on a boat trip to see Fungi the Dolphin I had breakfast in John Bennys. There was an enticing sign outside with a selection of their menu and the 4 Egg...More

Thank Kevin F
JBM97, Owner at John Benny's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Delighted you liked our omelette - its certainly a popular choice and imaginatively prepared and presented by our chef . We work hard here in a busy place and could not do that without a great staff in the kitchen and on the floor so...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Typical Dingle pub, expected pub grub, burgers etc. Was amazed at the menu, cautiously ordered Venison for me and Scallops for my wife. The Venison was thinly sliced, in a wonderful red wine sauce, with roasted beets, artichokes, mushrooms all on a bed of mashed...More

Thank albany6660
JBM97, Owner at John Benny's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you ! We really try to offer a varied menu and our chef takes great care in selecting these ingredients and dishes. Every item on the menu and all sauces and accompaniments are made daily by our hard working kitchen team ; could not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked in for dinner on a Tuesday night mid August while on a self drive holiday in Ireland. Service was efficient and the food was OK but overall rated as average compared to some of the other pubs we have eaten at during this trip....More

Thank Edward N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strand Street, Dingle, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Dingle Peninsula  >  Dingle
  • Phone Number: +353 66 915 1215
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