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Sheilin Sea Food Restaurant - CLOSED

Top Cross, Waterville, Ireland
+353 66 947 4231
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
29 Aug 2016
“Bring a big appetite!”
27 Oct 2015
“2 nights in september we`d been there”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, Irish, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Top Cross, Waterville, Ireland
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

We had a fantastic early dinner here after a long day of hiking in rather inclement weather. Our empty stomachs were rewarded with tasty, beautifully presented food. I had an excellent hake with butter bean cassoulet. The fish was moist and meaty with a crispy...More

Thank SkyboxTO
Reviewed 27 October 2015

gorgeous food, great people, mighty craic! We do call in again soon after re opening in spring!! Thanks for being well catered and treated all night.

1  Thank robby612
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Excellent food and friendly staff. Important to book in advance as dining space is limited. This restaurant only opens for the summer.

1  Thank Mourneman0
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

Food is absolutely amazing. Everything we tried was tasty (chowder, risotto, fish, mussels, prawns, desserts). Everything looks good as well and portions are big. Staff is friendly. I would defiantly recommend to try their fish and risotto you will be impressed. Thanks to the chef...More

2  Thank Tania C
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This is an absolute gem. We had local mussels, calamari and crab claws inventively prepared. My risotto with locally smoked salmon, lime and pesto could compete with a comparable dish in any cosmopolitan city. Portions were more than ample, the prices reasonable, lovely and quiet,...More

3  Thank Iphilipson
Reviewed 8 September 2015

We took the 2 courses. I had a very good and big salad style grec plus a nice sirloing well cook. My husband took the chicken also verh good. A nice atmosphere and good service.

2  Thank marieandree506
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Spectacular food .enjoyed low key service, very friendly ,not overly familiar but humour out and engaging. We really enjoyed ourselves. Even though the decor is immaterial in such a scenic location the hospitality and quality of the food was beyond belief. I got the turbot...More

1  Thank pedragdenisovich
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

We just had an amazing family dinner at the Sheilin. The crab claws and fish n chips was the best we ever had!!!

1  Thank Christopher D
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We've eaten several times at this restaurant and tested nearly all dishes on the menu. The quality was always good, the seafood fresh, the presentation of the dishes was appealing. Service was attentive and pleasant. One of the top two or three restaurants in Waterville...More

1  Thank Lustsee
Reviewed 26 August 2015

A small simple restaurant with quality fresh seafood and very good service. what more does one need on holiday?

1  Thank ChrisBedfordshire
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$24 - US$47
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Top Cross, Waterville, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +353 66 947 4231
A Family Run, Friendly Seafood Bistro situated in the seaside village of Waterville on the Ring of Kerry.
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