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Larkin's Bar and Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
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Garrykennedy 11, Ireland
+353 67 23232
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Limerick, Ireland
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The lunch menu and options available is as you would expect from a pub/restaurant and saying that the food was excellent and could not be faulted. Larkins has received a lot of awards recently and they are well deserved and we will be back. The one negative I have was there no vegetarian option on the lunch menu otherwise it... More 

Thank John H
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have so many great things to say about Larkins. I booked dinner for twelve friends on Saturday evening. The food and service was excellent. The steak is one of the nicest we've eaten. Our night continued with live music, which we all really enjoyed. We returned again for the traditional music on Sunday evening which is a must. The... More 

Thank lpile
County Tipperary, Ireland
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food, had the 2 course meal with the christening cake as a dessert option, beautiful restaurant room away from the bar area, very private, Management very nice and professional allways making sure everything was allright, staff in restaurant and bar very courteous, will be back again. 5 stars.. Regards, Robert.

Thank robbie209
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent . Very good portions. Price was great value for money. Host and staff could not have done anymore for us. Fashion show for 2016 not as good as usual. Musicians Brendan and Theresa you could not ask for better Overall great restaurant excellent food well worth a visit. Sights fantastic.

1 Thank cloneybrien
Dublin, Ireland
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

The little village of Garrykennedy on the shores of Lough Derg is probably the nicest spot around the lake to stop for lunch. Larkings pub is a gem. Full of character and charm. This visit was at Christmas time so the roaring wood fire added seasonal atmosphere. The food as always was great. Much better than average pub grub. If... More 

Thank boggerdon
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Took a little road trip during my recent sabbatical to rest in Killaloe and ended up in Garry Kennedy on the banks of the Shannon. Even as the darkness descended on the Harbour the charm and beauty of the surroundings were captivating. My gang all headed to Larkin's Bar and Restaurant for to grub up and I was very impressed... More 

Thank MikTheWho
Ennis, Ireland
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We made a special trip to Larkins for late lunch based on ratings in Irish Independant and was somewhat disappointed. As this was definitely off season (we were two out of four people in pub), and late in afternoon, I would cut then some slack. However, the bacon and cabbage that was served was either cooked early in the morning... More 

Thank Z1217DYdavidm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We celebrated our wedding in November at Larkins. We stumbled across this beautiful hidden gem in September and fell in love with it!! The people, the venue, the food and breathtaking surroundings. Highly recommended Larkins!!

Thank Joelledunphy
Tipperary, Ireland
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46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

This establishment was chosen as the place to celebrate a family members birthday.i have some unusual food allergies and informed the owner in plenty of time.on the night,it was immediately apparent that the email hadn't been read properly and I was being advised on what I could and couldn't eat even though I couldn't have anything that was on the... More 

1 Thank Redfred172
Limerick, Ireland
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We stopped into Larkin's after a cold photo shoot at Garykennedy to get the circulation flowing. The place was lovely, touring fires, friendly staff and a great atmosphere. We will definitely be going back and sampling the food which look delicious as it passed us by.

Thank John H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Bar, Pub, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Garrykennedy 11, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Tipperary  >  Garrykennedy
  • Phone Number: +353 67 23232

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