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“Fishtastic and mini golf as well” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Con's Bar & Restaurant at Star Outdoors

Con's Bar & Restaurant at Star Outdoors
Ranked #33 of 55 Restaurants in Kenmare
Price range: US$14 - US$36
Cuisines: Seafood, Irish, Bar, British, Pub
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Good for: Groups, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Beautiful seaside restaurant overlooking Kenmare Bay with a 60 seater balcony. Full Extensive Bar Menu available including fresh seafood from Star Seafoods, our fish factory next door. Dishes include fish and chips, Scampi, Seafood Salad, Steaks, Chicken dishes and vegetarian options. Group Dinner Menu available - cater for all occasions such as Christenings, Communions,Anniversaries, Birthdays. Large dancefloor and great function room for all parties with fingerfood options.
Kenmare, Ireland
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Fishtastic and mini golf as well”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

Brought 2 of my friends and their families for a cruise on the Star of the Sea. The sea air had everyone in a hungry mood and so went to Cons with 6 adults and 9 children. The staff were great and organised 2 tables straight away.

We ordered food for the kids first. The kids choices are priced at €4.50 and comprise of the usual fare of burger / sausage / chicken nuggets / fish gougons & chips. The staff kindly organised pasta for some of the kids which was not on the menu. Once they had their food eaten they were sent off with ice cream to the playground and were given clubs to play mini golf.

The playground and the mini golf are a tremendous bonus for any family meal outing. It keeps the kids entertained while the adults can take it easy.

For the adults there was a varied section of food with fish being the major theme. I highly recommend any of the fish dishes. They are cooked simply with all the texture of the fish preserved. None of the main course fish dishes were more than €13.

As it turned into a lovely sunny evening we brought some takeaway coffees down to the seat by the play ground and watched the children playing and took in a few holes of mini golf ourselves.

All told we spent a grand 3 hours at Cons / playground / mini golf. I could not recommend Cons highly enough for a family outing.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank LyrDaly
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English first
Dublin
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Lovely restaurant in a lovely location.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2014

Stopped here for lunch on a day trip to Kenmare. As the weather was fabulous we had the pleasure of sitting out on the lovely outdoor balcony overlooking the sea. Staff are friendly and take time out to chat to the customers. Lunch was the best we'd had all week during our stay in Kerry. Very reasonably priced too. Would highly recommend this restaurant.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank ella4u2
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dublin
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115 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Great food in super location”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2014

Stopped at Cons on a nice sunny day,we sat out on the balcony to take in the beautiful views ,we both had the seafood salad and it was superb ,a big plate of a variety of shellfish and fish with salad and brown soda bread ,accompanied by a glass of guinness,perfect.Strongly recommended.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank jackmc54
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County Wicklow, Ireland
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77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Popped in for a Quick Bite”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2014

Only popped in for a quick bite before we went on the Kenmare Wildlife cruise of Kenmare bay and we were very pleased. Had toastie specials with vegetable soup. Soup was gorgeous served with lovely homemade brown bread. Tasted very fresh. I asked for no tomato on the toastie which was no issue, however tomatoes came on my side salad which made no sense particularly if I was allergic to them. Great view of the bay also from the outdoor seating.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Alex S
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Limerick
2 reviews
“Great service”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2013

Enjoyed a fantastic day here yesterday, had a lovely cruise 1 st and then settled across in the outdoor seating area , staff couldn't have done more for us, waited for us to decide when we wanted to eat, would definitely make this a stop again, not to skipped if the sun is splitting the rocks... Lovelovelovekenmare

  • Visited July 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Jesswinter22
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