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The Horseshoe

3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 1553
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (28 reviews)
“steak” (40 reviews)
“prawns” (9 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for a meal after a long day on the Ring of Kerry. We were not disappointed. Friendly staff and a good menu served promptly in a relaxed pub atmosphere. Well worth a try.

Thank LuboCoffsHarbour
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here over past two years several times. Always blown away by food and service. Just had dinner yesterday and have to say was really disappointed by both. Stirfry was crazy hot - much more than it used to be. No more bread on arrival...More

Thank watermarkDublin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both the chicken burger as the pork ribs were very good. One of the better ribs i've eaten in a long time. Friendly staff, good selection of drinks.

Thank quaint
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked around the town for a bit on our short stay here, and we chose to have dinner here after browsing the menu. We had a wonderful salad with goat cheese, figs, and candies walnuts. This was followed by easily some of the best ribs...More

Thank Katherine T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a meal..need I say anymore.. amazing....well worth a visit...😀😀😀 Parsnip ginger and chili soup nd the most amazing brown bread for starter ...need I go on...jus pay a visit for yourself nd you will be amazed...

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Myself and a friend from Dublin ate in The Horseshoe on Thursday night. We'd initially gone in for a drink but ended up ordering dinner. I had the monk fish risotto because they kindly told me they'd make it without the mushrooms and my friend...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Visited here while on a trip to Kenmare and found the food here to be quite good for bar food we had the horseshoe burgers and they were very tasty. Wine list was ok for restaurant and the Chianti we had was reasonable. Overall ok...More

Thank JamesS6523TS
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I asked at our hotel The Coachman’s Inn where to get a steak. I was directed to The Horseshoe and I am grateful for the recommendation. The menu looked enticing but when I saw that the special was a haunch of venison...More

1  Thank Christophe01
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This was one of our favourite restaurants in Kenmare and we will still go there but not as often. The food is good but the choice on the new menu is not as good as is it was. The old menu was great and the...More

Thank Lucy5050
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Myself and my better half came to Kenmare to experience the ruggedness of the wild Atlantic way. On day 2 of the fab scenery and local pubs we were in search of a celebratory cocktail. We stumbled by the horseshoe and decided to come in...More

Thank zoejade02
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Main Street, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 64 664 1553
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