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The Flesk Bar & Restaurant

) #30 of 153 Restaurants in Killarney €€ - €€€ Irish, Seafood, European
14 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 663 1128
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“lobster” (35 reviews)
“surf and turf” (21 reviews)
“lamb chops” (14 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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14 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 432 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I visited the Flesk yesterday on a busy 16th July evening without a reservation. The only table for 2 which appeared to be free was just inside the open doorway & right next to the path which had an almost constant flow...More

1  Thank lm0sullivan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was the one time was didn't eat traditional Irish food, and it was outstanding! Our sons enjoyed the chicken cordon bleu, while my wife and I savored the steak and lobster. The display of American Legion placards was interesting, as a waiter explained the...More

Thank JohnnyBGoodFDL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thought the crowd meant we were going to have a great meal. But that was not the case. The food was a notch below mediocre -- the steaks tough, the mashed potatoes hard and dry, the salad totally unremarkable. And service was terrible. They...More

1  Thank LisaCOrlando
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Flesk on a recommendation and unfortunately left very disappointed. There were several issues with the meals for our group that we couldn't overlook. The surf and turf, advertised as coming with fillet steak, instead came with a much cheaper cut of beef which was...More

3  Thank golden87
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a interesting day traveling the Kerry Ring and visiting the Muckross House in Killarney. We were looking for a "local" restaurant within walking distance of our hotel. Our tour director recommended The Flesk. We arrived a little after 7:00pm and had just ordered...More

1  Thank Craig N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been to this town a fair few times before, The Flesk is always recommended to me by my Irish Salesman ive eaten here once and the food was nice. However, this year we decided to go with the recommendation from Tripadvisor and went to...More

1  Thank Jatinder T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Convenient location, great service, and excellent seafood. Nice menu and reasonable prices - very enjoyable dinner.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here last night and food and service were great. Even though it was very busy the service was and food were brilliant. I just like a small steak and they do a four ounce steak here not always available in other restaurants there...More

Thank philomena186612
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was listed in a manual in our B&B so we gave it a try on our first night in Killarney. It was very crowded with tourists. The portions are large and mediocre. It feels very much like a restaurant in the USA instead...More

2  Thank esmirelda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well eat here again had the rack of lamb it was really really fab hard to beat it . The staff alone are a joy to visit can't do enough for you . Great value to be had here as good as any think killarney...More

Thank Christy W
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25 February 2015|
Response from Killahacourt |
I believe both Mrs O'Shea and principal owner Dermot O'Leary have passed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 1128
Open at 5:30 PM daily
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