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O'Neill's The Point Seafood Bar

€€ - €€€Irish, Seafood,
Renard Point | Valentia Harbour, Cahersiveen, Ireland
+353 66 947 2165
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“monkfish” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (103 reviews)
“crab claws” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Renard Point | Valentia Harbour, Cahersiveen, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Wenn man nicht wüsste, dass an diesem Ort ein Restaurant ist, würde man vermutlich nie dort hin kommen. Man würde aber ein geniales Essen in authentischer Atmosphäre verpassen. Das Essen ist sehr lecker, der Service überaus nett und der Irish Coffee zum Nachtisch echt genial!...More

Thank maiphi
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We enjoyed 2 dinners here during our stay in Cahersiveen. Meals included lobster with crab, fish and chips, local beer and Irish coffee. Warm owner who knows the repeat customers. Busy but very friendly atmosphere.

Thank lfranc
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We stumbled across this place when we popped in looking for a coffee. Subsequently had that provided by a welcoming owner who was assisted by her little granddaughter. Saw a sign about lobster and later came back for lunch. We each had a whole lobster...More

Thank david O
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Recommended by our host at Grove Lodge in Killorglin, Fergus Foley, the unassuming building would have been easy to pass by, it's literally as you drive off the Ferry...so glad we did stop! Bridie and her son, EJ, were lovely hosts and the food was...More

Thank MBB7455
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant serves only seafood and they really know how to do it right!! They have a hot and cold sample platter on the menu which I seem to order every time I eat here. It has a crab salad, breaded/fried hake, smoked salmon, fried...More

1  Thank Susan G
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

This warm welcoming and a good drink at the bar with some good chat before sitting down at a table and ordered the squid to start, then crab claws and prawns for main. I was a little iffy about the prices, but once we received...More

1  Thank Candice M
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent quality sea food with awesome ocean views. One of the best view points with historical relevance ..... A little bit far away but this is its beauty ..... Highly recommended to go for lunch fir awesome local and regional food as well as crab...More

Thank Manuel R
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to The Point, and were so impressed we went back two days later. They do not take bookings, but after a drink at the bar, tables come free within 10-15 mins. There's a lovely warm welcome. Beer is good. Recommend - the...More

Thank andys286
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Found this place by accident when we were intending to go to Valentia Island (but I had to stop for a bathroom break). AMAZING seafood, pleasant staff, good drinks (had a Dingle gin and tonic that came with an orange slice and peppercorns in it)....More

1  Thank tara_bara
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

In the evening it opens at 6pm, having arrived at 630pm the place was packed and buzzing already! It was a tad cufusing to begin with and we approached the bar and asked for a table of two and they said there'd be a wait....More

Thank Dan C
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Response from blossom49 | Reviewed this property |
The owner would have noted you and seated you in turn, she never takes your name and never forgets who is next . The regulars and visitors are all seated in the order they arrive,It is by far the favourite place of mine when... More
20 July 2016|
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Response from foileyer1 | Reviewed this property |
What has this to do with me? Never had a bad meal there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Renard Point | Valentia Harbour, Cahersiveen, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Cahersiveen
  • Phone Number: +353 66 947 2165
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