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The Horseshoe

€€ - €€€Irish, ,
3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 1553
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (27 reviews)
“steak” (38 reviews)
“potato gratin” (3 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, European, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
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81 - 90 of 290 reviews

Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Absolutely loved this place. Incredible food and lovely cosy, casual atmosphere. This was honestly one of the best meals I've ever eaten. We had scallops and prawns with crab claws to start. Both were phenomenal. We ordered from the specials for main course, monkfish and...More

1  Thank LornaDublin31
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This is a very cool restaurant/bar with amazing food, staff and atmosphere. If you are looking for good wholesome food that is reasonably priced, don't pass The Horseshoe!

1  Thank Siobhain D
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

More of a restaurant than a pub but does both well. The Guinness is always glossy and tasty. The menu doesn't change too much but there are daily specials. Occasionally live music. Highly recommend their chowder - best I've had! Not your typical pub food...More

1  Thank ThadySenior
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

A very enjoyable meal in this ultra Cosy bar where we sheltered from Storm Frank near the fire over the Christmas holidays. Portobello mushroom followed by Fillet steak was 10/10. Service with a smile from a very attentive waitress. Sure, we had to have dessert-...More

1  Thank yogabunny30
Reviewed 10 November 2015

This is a very quaint, comfortable spot to eat in Kenmare - almost a best kept secret. The real peat fire and old stable decor add to the charm, as well as the friendly and helpful staff. The food is top rate - little home...More

Thank EJClifton
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Stumbled by the last night we were in Kenmore. Had some of the best mussels I've ever eaten, and everyone in our party loved their food. Really nice people and excellent service. Highly recommend .

Thank Pamela J
Reviewed 3 November 2015

I was recently in Kenmare and had the joy of having a wonderful dinner at The Horseshoe. I had the filet and it was one of the best steaks I've had in recent memory. We enjoyed the atmosphere and service. I highly recommend The Horseshoe...More

Thank CSR- C
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Ooooo lovely Kenmare 2 day visit. And this lovely Restaurant & Pub made our mini break fantastic. The atmosphere and quaintness of The Horseshoe is magical. One of the best meals we've had in a long time . All the staff were just lovely and...More

Thank mary c c
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Fantastic food,fantastic,friendly service,lovely atmosphere.Went here on our first & last evening in Kenmare.Do not leave Kenmare until you have tried this place !! Steak,Burgers,Chicken all superb.Give it a try,you won't be disappointed !

Thank 7Legend
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We had fresh sea bass for dinner with steamed vegetables and mashed potatoes......very tasty! Price was reasonable and service excellent.

Thank USAFA62
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 1553
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