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O'Neill's The Point Seafood Bar

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Renard Point | Valentia Harbour, Cahersiveen, Ireland
+353 66 947 2165
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, great service and atmosphere. I come every time Im in the area and bring friends visiting... it's a must! Enjoy!

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Thank SaraPrada
County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here just as they were closing down from lunch. The food was so good. It really is just seafood. No chips which would have been nice along with the food, but the fresh seafood was incredible. One dish we had was a taster dish of different seafood. It was very good. A lovely spot to sit and have lunch... More 

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Thank Lorraine S
Killarney, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice restaurant right on the pier with great views of Valentia island. Some great fresh seafood dishes here I loved the Mussels

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Thank Jackletfet
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found our way here randomly as we were driving. We stopped for lunch and it was excellent. The cappuccino was also excellent. Could not have had a nicer lunch and they were easily able to accommodate my Celiac wife with a gluten free meal.

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Thank Christopher P
easton, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

During our three days touring the Ring of Kerry, we took a ferry from the mainland in Cahersiveen and Renard's Point out to Valentina Island. The trip out there was beautiful and off the beaten trail with cliffs almost as dramatic as those in Moher but without the buses and tourists. The ferry is a quick 5 minutes out but... More 

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1 Thank Michael M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

The best seafood bar in kerry, Munster, Ireland and the World!! Fantastic food, ambience, service and a must for anyone travelling in South Kerry

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Thank Ann L
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

I had the seafood sampler and thought I died and went to heaven! The smoked salmon for divine! I wish I could have spent more time in Cahersiveen just to eat here again!

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Thank sue6150
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Go for the seafood. This restaurant's bread and butter is serving whatever is caught fresh that day in the waters around Portmagee. Good ambiance, kitschy decor, this really feels like it is a product of its environment, and in this case, it's a great thing.

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1 Thank Sarah S
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

I found the food to be pub food but at gourmet prices and it certainly is not gourmet. Local folk had told me it was the best seafood around-believe me it is not. There is nothing majorly wrong with it just that it has pretensions of grander for basic fare. For instance a plate with about half a dozen hake... More 

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County Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Call in on this bar by taken the Atlantic way in Kerry. This is were the ferry departs over to Valencia island at a cost of Seven euro and a five minute sea journey. Worth the visit also. Met the owner of the point who is an extremely friendly guy even to dubs!! Had the crab dish and a pint... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?