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The Atlantic Bar

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$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, Pub
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The Square, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 (0)64-41094
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Roswell, New Mexico
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A nice, cozy place for seafood chowder, brown bread and fish/chips-perfect Irish comfort food. We ate at the bar and it did not disappoint!

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Thank donnaoracion
Urbana, Illinois
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of great places to eat in Kenmare but we keep coming back to the Atlantic Bar for seafood chowder. It's a perfect lunch with wheaten bread and tea. The chowder is cream based with generous portions of fish and shellfish. Love the barkeeps and staff and if you are lucky enough to have Maura on staff that day she... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

We visited as a group of four, the staff were very welcoming, the full breakfast was well presented and provided good value for money, . We all enjoyed the food which was much better than some of the trendy bars cafe's on the Main Street , you felt welcome and not an inconvenience. We did return later in the day... More 

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Fredericktown
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Had the fish and chips here. It was very good. Very Irish pub atmosphere. Nice people. Great parking.

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Thank cfrancis17
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Seven of us enjoyed a nice Sunday dinner. We had mussels, fish, chicken and burger. All were good and you recieve plenty of food even enough for take home.

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County Galway, Ireland
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

My other half and I travelled around Kerry on Wednesday. Our experience from the moment we arrived into The Atlantic Bar was brilliant. Our hostess Noreen was a barrel of laughs. We sat down and we were given the menu. Noreen remarked that my other half has eyes like Anthony Hopkins, he does.!!! Tom; aka, Sir Anthony Hopkins..!!! had the... More 

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Tipperary, Ireland
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Went into the Atlantic pub for a drink on Thursday evening and was greeted by a lovely lady Caroline. While there we noticed lovely food being served to their frequent customers,we returned later to experience the beautiful freshly cooked food, ...... Steak, mash potatoes onions and mushrooms and fresh cod and chips. Caroline went off duty and was replaced by... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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133 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We had a chowder and a ham and cheese toastie. We came here because it was recommended and we thought to give it a try. My chowder comes last among the chowders i had during the week. It had the least fish and the most carrot and potato. It had at least the quality of not being mostly cream but... More 

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Limerick, Ireland
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We called into The Atlantic Bar as it appeared less touristy than the other pubs in Kenmare. We both had Irish Coffees and they were heavenly - smooth and creamy and warming. The bartender was smiley and there were a few locals supping pints at the bar. I will try their renowned seafood chowder when next in Kenmare.

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Thank Emam70
Chennai (Madras), India
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

The Atlantic Bar is a cozy place serving liquor, coffee and dinner. The waitress was super friendly, chatty and efficient. We went there for an evening snack of sandwiches and coffee and were not disappointed. There are enough veggie options on offer. Charming is the one word I would use to describe the town, the Atlantic bar and the well-travelled... 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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 (0)64-41094

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?