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The Horseshoe

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3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 1553
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16:00 - 00:30
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 00:30
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Every dish that came out of the kitchen was delicious. The seafood chowder (on the specials menu) was the best I had eating in over 10 years - and is so something I order whenever on a menu.

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Thank Clandwyer
Caledon, Canada
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the Horseshoe after a long drive to the Cliffs of Moher. We arrived at around 9:00 pm and were promptly seated and had an excellent meal. 3 of us had the ribs and they were fall off the bone good. The BBQ sauce was excellent as well. I had a steak that was cooked to perfection. They also... More 

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Thank Jeff S
co limerick
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

What can i say ,been here a few times ,first class food and service on all occasions.Lovely athmosphere in this fantastic pub/restaurant , i highly recommend ,it will not disappoint !!!!!

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Thank jsheehan
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Fantastic seafood, brown bread to die for!! Highly recommend dinner in the Horseshoe. The staff are friendly and service is prompt and attentive. Nice atmosphere too. Head across the road to McCarthys Bar afterwards, great selection of craft beers.

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Thank lucyl0u2000
Limerick
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed amazing fillet steak, the biggest black sole on the bone ever as well as excellent service and cocktails from the bar :) All meals were cooked without fault and really delicious.

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Thank SandSeaSlopes
Connecticut
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Small traditional pub great atmosphere The food was traditional Irish food and was delicious The place became busy and with only one server she never came back to ask if we would like another drink or dessert Also in Ireland you have to ask for the check they don't bring it over fyi

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Thank Jacqueline Z
florida
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351 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

After a long day of driving we just wanted to grab a bite and check into our hotel. We pulled into the first parking space on Main Street and walked into the first pub we saw. Luck for us it was this place. It had a cozy, actually kind of romantic atmosphere, while still remaining a pub. The servers were... More 

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Winter Park, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The Horseshoe offers authentic Irish fare In a pub environment. The food was excellent, the beef stew a must. The service was pleasant and cheerful.

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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We popped in on spec and found the staff very friendly and the food plentiful and delicious. Cosy ambience with a pull obviously to all nationalities, as we were joined by Americans, Dutch, French and Italians in the end. Mike

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Thank Mike M
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Had lovely dinner, food was delicious, I loved the scampies and prawns in garlic sauce as a starter and a fabulous steak. My wife had chowder, could have done with a bit more cream and chicken as main course. Ambience and atmosphere great as always. Reservation is a must!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 00:30
Monday
16:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:30
Thursday
16:00 - 00:30
Friday
16:00 - 00:30
Saturday
16:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 1553

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?