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O'Neill's The Point Seafood Bar

Renard Point | Valentia Harbour, Cahersiveen, Ireland
+353 66 947 2165
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (102 reviews)
“crab claws” (33 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Renard Point | Valentia Harbour, Cahersiveen, Ireland
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41 - 50 of 402 reviews

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Lunch was a delight for three traveller. For 50 Euros, we had a banquet of: - hearty hot crab claws with hint of chilli and garlic; - smoked salmon and salad; - prawn cocktail; Anne - hake fish with potato salad. Washed down by three...More

Thank M_Sparksman
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Valentia and found this gem on the first night. Was so good, we had to eat there the next night also. EJ, Donnacha and Bridie were all so good at doing what they do really well. Food is outstanding,'Hot and cold' is fantastic....More

Thank ruthie78us
Reviewed 2 July 2017

This is the place to get seafood cooked as it should be. Nothing fancy just good honest tasty food and fresh as it comes. Nothing more to say. If you love seafood eat here. Provided you can find it.

Thank Astra29
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We went there with a whole coach from Denmark and had the pleasure of visiting this cosy place in Ireland. The food was extremely tasty and the owners were so friendly and it almost felt like being invited into their private home. There' s an...More

Thank Anette K
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped on the recommendation of our innkeeper in Kenmare. Lovely pub and restaurant with excellent, fresh seafood right from the facility next door. Sit and watch the very come and go, splendid views. Super service and interesting atmosphere. I will return!

Thank Frequent_Traveler
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Without question the point has the best fish in the country, no place like it, fabulous spot with great service.

Reviewed 26 June 2017

I went with family (my wife, her sister and their cousins) for a meal on our last night in Kerry. The food was great and well prepared (I had the seafood platter; my wife and others had the hake which was lovely). The ambience is...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

No trip home is complete without a visit to The Point. The pleasure is always enhanced by introducing friends for the first time to this gem of a restaurant. We have been dining here for years and I marvel at how the team at The...More

Thank MCNottingham
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We ate lunch at this delightful restaurant recently and thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of it. You should go! We two ladies had lobster which was the special of the day and it was certainly delicious and beautifully served and great value at €26 each. Another...More

Thank Pugaliers2
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Been here numerious times over the years and it's always been good, great fresh seafood and no exception this time, and the Guinness was good too. It's not cheap but in this case you do get what you pay for. It would be good if...More

Thank Nosnow01
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Steve B
13 August 2016|
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Response from blossom49 | Reviewed this property |
The owner would have noted you and seated you in turn, she never takes your name and never forgets who is next . The regulars and visitors are all seated in the order they arrive,It is by far the favourite place of mine when... More
20 July 2016|
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Response from foileyer1 | Reviewed this property |
What has this to do with me? Never had a bad meal there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Renard Point | Valentia Harbour, Cahersiveen, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Cahersiveen
  • Phone Number: +353 66 947 2165
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