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The Strand Seafood Bistro and Guesthouse

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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“kilkee bay”(12 reviews)
“prawns”(3 reviews)
“seafood chowder”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is no better than mediocre however the staff are what make this place terrible. Mistakes and more from staff during our meal made our experience below par. Smokers at the table next to us were ignored by staff and when we brought the issue...More

Thank Jason_Carlow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal looking out on Kilkee Bay. The specials were amazing with a great selection. We all had the fish and loved it. Will definitely return to try other dishes. Staff were so nice and knowledgeable.

Thank mocronin
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We had my sister's 30th birthday dinner here last Saturday night. Our group consisted of 10 people. We had drinks in the lovely, cosy bar before being seated in the restaurant with a beautiful view of the sea. Most of us ordered the seabass main...More

Thank CLG98765
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaurant for a meal with my mother. We ordered 2 specials without knowing the price. It took approximately 50 mins for the food to come out. The portion was tiny and the food wasn’t great. The sides were a tiny portion of...More

Thank am934am
Reviewed 9 April 2018

My wife and I stayed at this delightful guesthouse in Kilkee for one night last week. The proprietors Johnny and Caroline Redmond were very friendly and helpful. The view of the strand (beach) from our window was breathtaking. The room was very comfortable and sleep...More

Thank Greg M
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This house popularly known as "The Strand" is now owned by Johnny (the Chef) and Caroline Redmond and Family. The Redmond's are the fourth generation of a family that have been in the business of catering and ...More hospitality for 'visitors' to Kilkee for practically 160 years. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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"West-side rooms upstairs are breathtaking"
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"i think all rooms have sea views, but we especially love the top floor where the seagulls fly past the huge..."
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"Ask for ocean view."
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"Rooms do very and I have tried them all but sometimes I will put up with that just to stay at the Strand"
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