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O'Neill's The Point Seafood Bar

Renard Point | Valentia Harbour, Cahersiveen, Ireland
+353 66 947 2165
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (40 reviews)
“seafood” (115 reviews)
“crab claws” (38 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Renard Point | Valentia Harbour, Cahersiveen, Ireland
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Reviewed today via mobile

Great food, really wholesome food, definitely worth stopping for, even the Guinness was lovely, couldn’t complain about the place at all.

Thank Kevboselecta
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very popular seafood restaurant - but does not take reservations. The staff are very accomodating, friendly and helpful. I was a little disappointed with the main coure of monkfish which was essentially monkfish on a bed of potatoes or a monkfish/potato casserole....More

Thank Beahive
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stop into this place on your way across to Valentia (ferry runs every 10 mins or so), time it for lunch and you will enjoy a really special treat. I had an open salmon sandwich and it was wonderful. My missus had some kid of...More

Thank npower2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such friendly staff giving you the warmest of Irish welcomes, O Neill’s abundance of mouthwatering dishes from the sea will certainly leave you feeling like you want to return. My friend and I travelling from Galway stopped by for lunch on Saturday afternoon before getting...More

Thank 647noelm
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were heading for the Valentia Island ferry and nearly missed seeing this place. Glad we didn’t. It is right by the ferry slipway and there is a large, convenient car park. We got a warm welcome and had an excellent lunch. There was a...More

Thank 186338Jill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch today at O’Neill’s. It was a awesome experience. The food was excellent as was the view. You can do get fresher seafood. We had the Fresh Atlantic Lobster as a appetizer and went on from there to have the Hot and Cold Seafood...More

Thank Traveler2374
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the restaurant without a reservation but luckily we could be seated right away. We had the loveliest view a restaurant could offer, overlooking the pier and the islands. There was a bigger group served and the owner (?) had the feeling we...More

Thank Trip816284
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first stop after arriving into Shannon and driving down to Valentia Island. We were abit tired from the flight and drive but stopped in for a pint and a cocktail. It was quiet and we were lucky to have an afternoon of conversation and...More

Thank hardkrome03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called on the way back from Valentia Island. It was packed at 7.30 but we were seated without a booking in about 20 minutes. The hostess was extremely able running a very busy restaurant with what seemed consummate ease. The food was excellent, well...More

Thank Eamon L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived just before the lunchtime rush on a beautiful, sunny day. We were seated at spacious window table overlooking the pier and Valentia Island. Service was welcoming, efficient and super friendly. The lobster specials were divine as were the signature "hot & cold platter"....More

Thank Deirdre T
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Steve B
13 August 2016|
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Response from blossom49 | Reviewed this property |
The owner would have noted you and seated you in turn, she never takes your name and never forgets who is next . The regulars and visitors are all seated in the order they arrive,It is by far the favourite place of mine when... More
20 July 2016|
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Response from foileyer1 | Reviewed this property |
What has this to do with me? Never had a bad meal there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Renard Point | Valentia Harbour, Cahersiveen, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Cahersiveen
  • Phone Number: +353 66 947 2165
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