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Reviewed 28 February 2022

Extremely quick service, on a busy Sunday evening. Friendly and attentive staff. Would recommend eating (and drinking) there, next time you’re in Newtownmountkennedy.

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 2 January 2022

Was there for dinner this evening with children and very family friendly. Food was great and service prompt. Was very busy but young waitress ( blond girl) nothing was a hassle. Recently upgraded the furniture amazing. Comfy and welcoming atmosphere.

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 11 December 2021 via mobile

Pizza had a thin crispy base with delicious toppings. Service was excellent and friendly. Waiting staff were particularly attentive.

Date of visit: December 2021
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ALANCOFFEY, General Manager at Mount Kennedy Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2021

Hi Jackierm2015. Thanks for your review. I will pass on your comments to the staff. Come back soon.

Reviewed 7 November 2021 via mobile

Arrived on a Sunday afternoon for lunch. Thought it would be busy but no one in place. Nice welcome from waitress. Ordered then told sorry only carvery on Sunday. Wait not too long. Pleasant enough carvery €15. Pricey for one piece of beef on plate....Didn’t stay too long.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 7 November 2021 via mobile

We had the beef carvery which was 15 euro each . We thought when we got our dinner the amount of beef (1 slice each) was a bit miserable but was more than enough after eating it . Can’t share a pic of dinner as...ate it too fast . Place itself is lovely and cages full of wines looks LovelyMore

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 20 October 2021

We were staying in the area when we chose to eat here one night. It was a quiet Tuesday evening and we had plenty of space to eat and maintain a social distance. We weren't asked for our Covid Certs though and we didn't offer...to show them either. We did feel safe enough considering there were few customers there so held back on that issue. However, I do think it's important to be asked ... point made! We were greeted by a very friendly and obliging waitress. Service was good and prompt. The cajun chicken burger and fries were tasty and served hot. There was a good choice of desserts and coffee was of good quality too. Craft beers are available too. It's a gastropub with good food. We hope to return.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 4 October 2021

We recently stayed in Newtownmountkennedy, this pub was a great find. We didn't eat here so can't comment on the food; however the drink service was excellent. Service was brilliant and we were made to feel very welcome. Will definitely visit again when we are...next over.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 7 August 2021 via mobile

Lovely pub located right in the middle of town. Such lovely and helpful staff, very nice ambience coupled with a good range of drinks and quality tasty food

Date of visit: August 2021
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ALANCOFFEY, General Manager at Mount Kennedy Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2021

Hi oleary81 Thanks for taking the time to write your review. I'm very happy that you had a good time with us and look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 2 October 2020 via mobile

Lovely dinner in here tonight with my mam, brother and sister. Staff are very nice and helpful Food is very high quality and tasty. I got a steak sandwich, my sister got mac and cheese and flatbread. My mam got the fish and chips, my...brother got a burger. We got some desserts too. We all enjoyed our food. I would recommend this place.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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ALANCOFFEY, General Manager at Mount Kennedy Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2020

Hi ckarl84. Thanks for taking the time to write your great review. I'm very happy you and your family enjoyed your time with us. I will pass on your compliments to the staff. Hopefully you will come back and see us again. Thanks for recommending...More

Reviewed 29 September 2020

We ate here last night and must say the food was of very good quality. From the moment we walked in we felt very safe all the tables very well spaced out and plenty of room between tables. I had the sliders which were very...tasty and my wife had the chicken tenders with pepper sauce and bacon which turned out to be extremely tasty it sounds weird but was anything but weird they were full of flavour. We would definitely recommend this place if you are in the area.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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ALANCOFFEY, General Manager at Mount Kennedy Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2020

Hi Frequent Flier. Thanks for taking the time to write your review. I'm very happy that you felt safe with us. We are taking this virus very seriously. Also happy that you enjoyed your food and thanks for recommending us.

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Hi Gav, sorry for taking so long to reply. We have music every Saturday night & Bank Holiday Sunday night.
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Mount Kennedy Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4