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Kingfisher Bistro

Dundalk Street, Carlingford, Ireland
+353 42 937 3716
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (16 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Dundalk Street, Carlingford, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 254 reviews

Reviewed 4 September 2017

My Mother's surprise birthday meal was made all the more special last Friday evening because of the fantastic food and the friendly, efficient service at Kingfishers Bistro. Claire and her staff tended to our every need...and with young kids, that's no mean feat :-) ...and...More

1  Thank LettyDub
Reviewed 1 September 2017

No warm feeling about the place, staff were efficient enough but no real warmth or enthusiasm. No ambiance, a bit cold and stark, maybe due to it being midweek. The food was okay, rather on the expensive side. Bathroom facilities outside of the restaurant in...More

Thank tewe100
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We had an evening meal here on the recommendation of a person living locally. We wanted to try seafood being on the coast. Well the food was absolutely top notch, could not fault it in any way. I had the Chili prawn starter followed by...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This place is located a bit aside from the main street of Carlingford but is worth to try. I ordered hot chili prawns ciabatta and strawberry panacotta. Awesome!!

Thank Geelonka
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The food was to die for, The service was polite and prompt, the presentation was better than the"Mona Lisa", it looked beautiful and tasted scrumptious. Atmosphere relaxing and a touch of class for a special night with friends.

Thank reillyanne0355
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had a beautiful meal in this unique restaurant in the heart of this busy medieval town. I had a group of 18 so had the midweek set menu and all our group had different selections but all were impressed with the presentation and quality...More

Thank COOLEYBLUE
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived in carlingford not knowing that there was a race on in the village therefor very busy, went to the Kingfisher Bistro and asked for a table for four we were seated quickly and our order was taken quickly and starters arrived and as the...More

Thank Pip803
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We popped in during the week and availed of the set menu that was on offer. I started with risotto and had a thai pork dish for main. The starter was so good I could of got it again for main - all who ordered...More

Thank Glenn-Newry
Reviewed 14 July 2017

As a vegetarian, the main menu leaves much to be desired with little or no choice or even vegetarian options, this really needs to be looked at by the owners/chef...there are many people who, even if they are not vegetarians, would eat a lovely vegetarian...More

2  Thank abbyamadan
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Enjoyed a late lunch on 12th July. Staff very pleasant and attentive. Food of the highest quality and presentation. Would highly recommend. Will be back.

Thank John B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 16:00
Monday
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dundalk Street, Carlingford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Cooley Peninsula  >  Carlingford
  • Phone Number: +353 42 937 3716
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