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The Laurels Pub

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato cakes” (36 reviews)
“lamb stew” (26 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (33 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 23:30All hours
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
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171 - 180 of 766 reviews

Reviewed 26 October 2016

Traditional Pub in the heart of Killarney it offers 2 sections--our choice was the restaurant section,not the pub area as it was much quieter.The seafood soup was outstanding..the service excellent and the prices were reasonable.Ambrose our waiter was very helpful and witty in assisting us...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 25 October 2016

they had the menu posted outside... the pub was very welcoming to our tourist group. I picked this pub due to the LOCAL IRISH FARE. They did not disappoint. My husband had a T-Bone steak and I had the Irish Bacon with the Colcannon, another...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The pub had a great atmosphere. We were a group of 7 and all the staff was very accommodating. The food was delicious and plenty of it! Great place to eat or just hang out with friends!

Thank Terri D
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Gorgeous pub , totally delicious bar food & super friendly staff , the coffees not bad either. Enjoy a lovely bite to eat at lunchtime with a pint , or just pop in for a few for the craic. In the evening call into the...More

Thank BillyMel25
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Recently visited The Laurels for dinner and there's not much to say. The people were super nice, the food was very, very good (the potato cakes were great), and the place was just oozing with traditional Irish atmosphere. It's right in the middle of everything...More

Thank Linerguy
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Fish and chips are a must when you go to Ireland. But, where are the best to be found? Here. That's where. You will find excellent food and even better service. The fish and chips were excellent. I did not care for the mashed peas,...More

Thank happytraveler4209
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I ate at the Laurels recently and we weren't disappointed! Although a Tuesday evening in October, it was packed but we found a cosy table in the bar. The staff were great (friendly, welcoming & attentive) from the moment we arrived so...More

Thank D_Ireland81
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Visited for lunch. Busy place but a great atmosphere. Great choice on the menu. Can recommend the chicken pie! Service was efficient. Overall, well worth a visit.

Thank johnston615
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Really enjoyed the atmosphere of this pub and we visited Laurels twice during our 3nights in Killarney. The pub was busy and appeared to be a favourite spot. Both times we sat at the bar and conversed with the most friendly smiling bartenders who really...More

Thank soozireland
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Truly. I had the best meal in Killarney at this pub. It was fantastic. I wish I could go back. The bartender was a little tentative to warm up but once he did...he knew quite a bit about my state in the US which was...More

Thank Amber B
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Tina H
31 October 2016|
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Response from soozireland | Reviewed this property |
So would I !!
2 August 2016|
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Response from magazine2016 | Reviewed this property |
Im sure that they do. Ask for Kate if she is there.
Rosanne W
20 July 2016|
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Response from pallygirl | Reviewed this property |
Oh wow! Glad to know Chelsea liked the same place we did! Don't know about Chris, sorry, but what a great place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Main Street, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
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