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Kingfisher Bistro

Heritage Centre Dundalk Street, Carlingford, Ireland
+353 42 937 3716
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
“risotto” (8 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Heritage Centre Dundalk Street, Carlingford, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came here for a birthday party with lots of family members. The staff were friendly and accommodating. The food was outstanding: I had a lovely duck liver pâté to start, but the highlight was the fish. My girlfriend had a wonderful fillet of cod with...More

1  Thank Varun S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food beautiful staff friendly, helpful and quick.The setting is quite and very understated. Not a big restaurant but this definitely is an advantage. Will definitely be back.

Thank carn07
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a family run business and it shows in the care and creativity in the service and the menu. Atmospheric location in a weathered stone building (with pretty lights in the evenings) too.

Thank kerrymusic
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We went for a meal on the last Sunday in October 2017. 6 adults and 3 children . The food was lovely and we enjoyed our meal but the service was not good. We had to wait almost an hour for food and the children...More

Thank 910Alice
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Visited the Kingfisher with 6 family members to celebrate my sisters birthday. Food was excellent and we had a jovial few hours catching up . Staff were efficient and all three courses were first rate and enjoyed by all. We felt no pressure to eat...More

Thank Katie B
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heritage Centre 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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