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The Sailors Bar

Castletownbere Road | Killaha West, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 2684
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (12 reviews)
“hake” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Seafood, Pub, European, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Castletownbere Road | Killaha West, Kenmare, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We have been in the kenmare area for 2 weeks and have been here several times in the last few years. The sailor bar is still by far the best food, best value and best service we have experienced. Well worth a short and scenic...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I'm not a lover if fish and chips but was recommended by a friend. It was truly delicious. All our party had the same meal so I can't comment on the rest of the menu but looking around at the other diners everything looked very...More

2  Thank Lorna R
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Returned to Sailor's Bar and had a lovely meal. Love this place. If in Kenmare take the time. You will not be disappointed.

1  Thank downing
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Sailor's Bar is located on the Beara ring road just 10 minutes outside of Kenmare. It is well worth the short drive out for an afternoon or evening meal. The food is quite good and reasonably priced. The location is right on Kenmare Bay. We...More

1  Thank CalcuttaJim
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Our first time visit to the Sailors bar , And what a fabulous meal we had , we shared crab cakes and tempura prawns to start , I had sea trout, on a bed of julienne stir fried veg , a lovely medley of veg...More

1  Thank luvthesuncork
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Good food for a good price. Great views from the sun room. The staff and the boss are very welcoming and always take time for you. Highly recommended for good bar food.

Thank Quirkycamper
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Having attended a wedding in one of the local hotels, travelled by bus the following day for a b-b-q in the Sailors Bar. What a beautiful day of sunshine and with fabulous views. A nice bar with great and efficient service especially for the b-b-q....More

Thank gregorym974
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Every year we visit the region with group of golfers. One of the highlights is after golf in Bantry, Glenngarriff, Kenmare or Ring of Kerry GC to met us in the afternoon in Sailors on the terrasse. Guinness and bar food with sunset ist the...More

1  Thank Günther K
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Great place the food is ver good and the staff are lovely.My family are from kenmare. Great music, erin oDonoghue

Thank ejodonoghue
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent food & service. The hake is lovely there, they do great starters, side salads great steaks etc. Everything is cooked fresh. Service is very good always & staff are very friendly & helpful in every way. Highly recommended.

Thank maryoM861HL
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Josef F
26 October 2016|
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Response from Suburban_Couple | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know - was only there once - after a wedding last April.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castletownbere Road | Killaha West, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 2684
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Description
The Sailors Bar is located just three miles from the picturesque town of Kenmare on the Castletownbere Road (R571). Come and experience a traditional Irish Bar coupled with great food. We have extensive outdoor seating overlooking the beautiful Kenmare Bay. All tastes catered for, seafood & steaks a speciality. A favourite spot with the locals....
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