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Lir at Kilkee Golf Club

East End, Kilkee, Ireland
+353 65 908 3000
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“trout” (3 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
“scampi” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, Seafood, European, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
East End, Kilkee, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with a few friends for an evening meal, then came for breakfast over the bank holiday, it was so lovely I thought we could come as a family for breakfast for my granddaughters birthday only to find it closed. I spoke to staff the...More

1  Thank katiepatriciaboswell
Reviewed 11 May 2018

The Bistro at Kilkee Castle Golf Club is worth seeking out. with wonderful Irish hospitality, a good menu (if a little limited), an excellent atmosphere and wonderful views it has something for everybody. It caters for gluten free and if its not on the menu...More

3  Thank Barry C
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch after playing 18 holes. The views are great, the service staff is warm and friendly, and the food was good. Portions were reasonably large and prices seemed fair.

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

A really good place Dinner, Lunch or just a Snack. The menu is quite varied and good value. The food is beautifully presented and the staff go out of their way to help you. And to top it all off, you have possibly one of...More

4  Thank Aociardha
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The view from the clubhouse is probably the best in Kilkee... We had lunch with friends recently. Food was great.

1  Thank JABDublin
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We went for my mother's birthday and booked a table for her. We were placed in the bar rather than the restaurant. We asked to move from there as it was very noisy especially for an elderly person. We were told by the manager that...More

Thank Siobhan H
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

You might not think of the golf club for dinner, but it's worth a visit. At this time of year other places in the town are really busy and can be hard to get into. Especially if there's a gang. Spectacular view, lots of space...More

2  Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Had dinner recently in this restaurant. The food was very good with a reasonable range of menu options and specials. Service was efficient and the views over Kilkee bay from the restaurant were second to none. However, I think that food presentation could be improved...More

3  Thank liam_mccaffrey
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a fab meal at Lir last night. Five of us sat by the window looking out over the ocean. We were impressed from the moment we were greeted on our arrival. Food was exceptional and service was so professional. Also great selection of gin....More

Thank Molly K
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I had dinner here with a group of friends and was very disappointed. We were looking forward to lovely dinner as last summer the food here was best in Kilkee. This year it could not be worse. We waited 45 minutes for starters which were...More

3  Thank pepsiilhagrande
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East End, Kilkee, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Kilkee
  • Phone Number: +353 65 908 3000
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Newly Renovated throughout, luxurious interior with panoramic ocean views. Cafe, restaurant & bar. Open to the public.
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