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The Candle Room

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College Street, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 663 1853
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Verona, New Jersey
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We had a delicious dinner that was included with our room for the night. The menu is a bit limited, but I had the steak which was delicious. Service was wonderful and accommodating.

Thank ktleyed
County Kerry, Ireland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I recently visited this restaurant for a fathers day treat and was left completely underwhelmed and disappointed. The bad experience began before I even entered the restaurant when at reception I was asked if we had a booking to which I replied we hadn't and that there were three of us. The rude woman at the reception looked us up... More 

2 Thank Ringo H
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 November 2015

After spending the day in Killarney, this was the perfect way to end our day. I bought a voucher for my partners birthday and she had the Duck Spring Rolls to start, Steak for main, and a beautifully decorated chocolate fondant for dessert for her birthday, while I had the Seafood Chowder to start, Duck Legs for mains, and Strawberry... More 

Thank Matt R
London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

We organised my father's 70th birthday at the Royal whilst on holiday. The staff couldn't do enough for us and although some of us were late arriving nothing was a problem. They provided an excellent menu with plenty choice and it was amazing. We had a brilliant night and would throughly recommend and would like to thank the staff at... More 

Thank Jackie O
Tralee, Ireland
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

When we booked for Sunday lunch 2 weeks ago, we specifically mentioned we were 6 adults and 3 children. On arrival, a very unpleasant older waitress - firstly ignored us, despite just standing around. When she came over she said they were going to put us at 2 round tables across the room from each other. We said we were... More 

1 Thank lovetotrave15l
Singapore, Singapore
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185 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We went to The Candle Room for dinner during our stay in Killarney. As the restaurant was not full, we were seated immediately. We ordered a couple of items from the fixed menu and the ala-carte menu. The items were potato and leek soup, beef fillet with rice, Irish lamb shank and ice-cream. The potato and leek soup was creamy... More 

1 Thank Nelumbo-Nucifera
Warrington, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We had two wonderful meals in this intimate restaurant. The staff were friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The lighting and mood is conducive to a romantic evening. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves

Thank 286June62
Glenbeigh, Ireland
Level Contributor
130 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2015

The atmosphere in the Candle Room is of quiet elegance with soft classical music in the background. It is special without being stuffy or overbearing because the staff is so well trained and friendly. When they place or remove plates, there is nary a sound and their attentiveness to your water and cutlery needs is exemplary. This is about to... More 

Thank msusandel
Level Contributor
106 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2014

Lovely ambience ,beautifully decorated ,very good food ,staff excellent ,very friendly and accomadating .will definitely be returning.

1 Thank coupleskilkenny
Tralee, Ireland
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2014

A work colleague recommended we eat here during our stay in Killarney. Delighted that I took his advice. The food was divine, the service was excellent, the staff were very friendly and efficient. There were 7 in our group and not one person had anything negative to say about the whole meal. There was a great selection on the menu.

1 Thank Thomas R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$26 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: College Street, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 1853

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