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Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House

26 Henry Street | Clare, Kilrush, Ireland
+353 65 905 1811
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (11 reviews)
“chowder” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Irish, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
26 Henry Street | Clare, Kilrush, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So I ordered the roast of the day, my son had fish and partner fish cakes. Usually you put food down in front of me and it's gone in no time. Today truthfully was the first time I was so disappointed in the food that...More

Thank kasdec
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 6 July 2017

great, quick service, reasonable price,chips great,friendly staff,clean, daughter loved the sheppards pie.

Thank maryfrancesfarrell
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thanks for taking the time and writing about your quick visit with us, Glad you enjoyed all aspects of your viist here at Kelly's. We appreciate your feed back. Cheers, Ian and Ginny

Reviewed 1 week ago

Happened into Kelly's when more famous local pub was out of roast dinners. So glad they were because Kelly's was a great experience. Good lamb, excellent lamb, nice droughts, lovely staff, welcoming locals and comfortable environment.We will definitely return! Thanks for a pleasant Sunday afternoon.More

Thank mommados
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for writing about your experience with us and others. So glad you enjoyed all aspects of your visit here at Kelly's and thank you for the kind words. Hope to see you in future visits to Ireland and now you know where we are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent crab cakes. Very nice atmosphere. Friendly staff. Nice place to stop after the ferry from the south.

Thank nmcs73
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

So glad you enjoyed your visit here with us, we appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with others. Thanks again, Ginny and Ian

Reviewed 9 August 2017

A nice clean and fresh pub. Nice food, relatively inexpensive. Very clean premises, and very friendly staff.

Thank Rowan B
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for writing about your visit here. Glad you enjoyed it. Perhaps we will see you on another trip to Ireland! Ginny and Ian

Reviewed 8 August 2017

County Clare has it all and then some. If you are not mesmerised by the many medieval castles and Norman towers steeped in history looking out onto the great atlantic ocean; if you do not feel a sense of timelessness on the Burren itself or...More

Thank barryOughterard
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for writing this lovely review and glad you enjoyed your experience here and in our county of Clare. Cheers, Ian and Ginny

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Dropped in to Kelly's on a Sunday evening for a quick bite on our way to the coast. A busy spot, with fast and reasonably attentive staff. Just ordered a couple of Chowders, and somewhat disappointed with the dish - hotter than a nuclear blast...More

Thank limerickrunner
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time and writing your review, we appreciate all the feed back we get from all our customers. We do heat our crockery to keep the seafood chowder at the appropriate serving temperature. I am sorry you felt it was to extreme....More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Service: poor, don't expect a happy face Food: okay - that's it Overall: the best what you can get in poor kilrush! Sad place to stay!!! Kind of scary due to alcoholised locals.More

Thank niza2784
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear reviewer, we appreciate your feedback, but are sorry that your experience was so as you put it "sad and poor", looking at your other Irish reviews i can only assume that alot was "lost in translation". Our town has a load to offer, and...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We frequently choose Kelly's for our Saturday family lunches, and we always feel welcomed and well fed. The food is a class above standard pub fare, with generous portions at reasonable prices. The seafood chowder is outstanding, and the salmon and fish always expertly prepared....More

1  Thank truestar2017
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for sharing your visits with others . We appreciate all the feed back we get and our customers. We look forward to future visits! Thanks again, Ginny and Ian

Reviewed 26 July 2017

Had a birthday dinner with friends and family. Menu and food preparation was exceptional. Friendly staff with both owners there to make sure we were taken care of. Food was very good and my one son said it was the best meal we had in...More

1  Thank mflood29
kellysbar, Owner at Kelly's Bar- Steak & Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you all had an awesome time and it was our pleasure to Sing that Birthday tune. Thanks for taking the time to write your review, it means alot that you share your experience with others. All the best, Ginny and Ian

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Henry Street | Clare, Kilrush, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Kilrush
  • Phone Number: +353 65 905 1811
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Description
We provide good food and good value. A taste of Ireland with a bit of an American Twist. Casual dining. Dress Casual. Family friendly. Follow us on Facebook as well.
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