We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
The place to be!

Always a fun place to visit. Serving fancy gin cocktails (and regular alcohol too!). Owned by a... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Rose Marie C
Chicago, Illinois

A very friendly pub .music at weekend .in the main Street .very friendly staff .you are sure to be... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2015
Martha C
County Tyrone, United Kingdom
Read all 5 reviews
All photos (3)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
30 Aug 2018
“The place to be!”
14 Feb 2017
“A nice relaxing dinner location from our B&B in Teelin.”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Lower Main Street, Kilcar, Ireland
Improve This Listing
Reviews (5)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Always a fun place to visit. Serving fancy gin cocktails (and regular alcohol too!). Owned by a very nice family.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rose Marie C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The restaurant was very cozy. Beer, of course, was good and cold. Always try beer in Ireland, it's less carbonated (if at all) than the States. Food was very good and the price was very reasonable.

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Looking4AnAdventure
Reviewed 11 July 2015

A very friendly pub .music at weekend .in the main Street .very friendly staff .you are sure to be made at home. I go every other week up to kilcar in Donegal.you no you make friends.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Martha C
Reviewed 4 December 2013

We visited several times and had a great time every night. The music changes nightly, but was good every time. The local musicians were a special pleasure. On the weekend it was quite hopping, but the back was open and the old people (me) could...More

Date of experience: August 2013
5  Thank thescold40
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Great Irish pub to hang out in with family. We enjoyed the Irish music as well. Find it in Kilcar in County Donegal.

Date of experience: August 2013
3  Thank tanda367
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Bay View Hotel
785 reviews
9.88 km away
Tara Hotel
768 reviews
9.95 km away
Castle Murray House
324 reviews
14.24 km away
Nesbitt Arms Boutique Hotel
407 reviews
18.57 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2 nearby restaurants
The Rusty Mackerel Bar Restaurant Accommodation
122 reviews
3.10 km away
Ti Linn
99 reviews
3.37 km away
Slieve League Lodge Restaurant
103 reviews
3.78 km away
Cottage Chipper
31 reviews
3.82 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 5 nearby attractions
Studio Donegal
42 reviews
.04 km away
Slieve League
1,389 reviews
3.75 km away
Slieve League Cultural Centre
9 reviews
3.75 km away
Muckross Head Peninsula
15 reviews
2.44 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
John B
24 April 2017|
Response from John Joe's K |
Hi there, sorry I only seen this now, dogs are allowed in the bar, as long as they are kept under control obviously
Stephen M
30 November 2016|
Response from John Joe's K |
We don't serve food everyday, if there is a group booking in advance we can arrange food with a local chef.