Wander Wild Foodie Favourites

A stroll through Killarney historic streets and laneways is a chance to discover some of Kerry’s greatest food and beverage treasures. Sample  Kerry’s famous mountain lamb or fresh seafood delights caught off the Kerry coast. From traditional Boxty or a plethora of international restaurant that offer dishes and cultural experience from all over the world.

Combine the local food offering with some of the more recent welcome local additions “the Liberator” Whiskey produced by the O’Connell family, beers from the “Killarney Brewing Company”,  Killarney Chocolate & Coffee from  the Killarney Coffee Roasting company.  We are delighted to announce the participating Restaurants and Pubs that are offering a Wander Wild Special throughout the weekend.

Bricin

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: 26 High Street

Telephone: 064 663 4902

The name Bricín is a by-word for delicious food with an emphasis on traditional Irish cuisine in Killarney. Brothers Johnny and Paddy McGuire believe in offering their diners a unique experience in terms of enjoying the best and the freshest of Irish food served in a restaurant unique for its old-world ambience and warm welcome. Paddy is head chef and Johnny is the welcoming face on the restaurant floor.

Murphy’s Bar

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: College Street

Telephone: 064 6631294

Its stone built walls, wooden beams and local historic decor create an atmosphere which attracts locals and visitors alike. The lively traditional music and natural, homely character of Killarney’s beloved establishment is matched only by its coveted reputation for good food and the finest pint of Guinness in Kerry, Murphy’s Bar has people returning again and again.

The Tan Yard

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: Killarney Plaza Hotel

Telephone: 064 6621177

This is an amazing foodie experience. Our Chefs pride themselves on creating dishes sourcing the freshest ingredients of the highest quality. The low lighting, comfortable leather seats and views of the town and the neighbouring park make it an ideal location to enjoy an evening meal.

Café Du Parc

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: Killarney Plaza Hotel

Telephone: 064 66 21100

When visiting Cafe du Parc you are taking a seat with a view in our fabulous town. Our aim is to create the highest quality dishes with flavours of Killarney, through our local grown produce , served in a casual setting. Our talented Chefs and their teams have gained inspiration and experience from working all over the world. They are very passionate about their creations and endeavours to share their love of Kerry produce and modern Irish cooking.

O’ Donoghue’s Public House

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: College Street

Telephone: 064 6621073

O’Donoghue Public House on College Street has reopened its doors after being lovingly restored to an old Irish public house. Steeped in history and tradition, we’re bringing back old pub ways to Killarney town for you to experience the authentic traditional Irish pub life. Pull up a stool at the bar, or relax into a cosy corner in one of our snugs.

Killarney Avenue Hotel

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: East Avenue

Telephone: 064 6632522

Our philosophy is simple: Good food with great company served by friendly, attentive staff in a traditional and comfortable environment. We want to unlock the taste of the kingdom for you. Where possible, our produce is sourced from within county Kerry, paired with local beers and spirits making this the perfect location to unlock the taste of the kingdom.

The International Hotel

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: Kenmare Place

Telephone: 064 6631816

Are you looking for the best restaurants in Killarney? Be spoiled for choice with a visit to The International Killarney where you will enjoy friendly hospitality and beautiful food, made with the very best local and international produce.

The Laurels Pub & Restaurant

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: Main Street

Telephone: 064 6631149

THE ULTIMATE DINING EXPERIENCE LIKE NO OTHER. The Laurels is a wonderful traditional Killarney pub which has been run by the O’Leary family for almost a century. And little has changed in that time. Tiled floors and beamed ceilings, lots of alcoves and dimly lit corners, friendly and attentive staff, all contribute to the charm of The Laurels.

Murphy Brownes Restaurant

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: High Street

Telephone: 064 6671446

Our ethos is simple. The best of local home grown produce from certified suppliers in a straightforward yet eclectic menu and relaxed setting. Our steaks don’t have far to travel as one of Kerry’s finest butchers is just next door to our restaurant. Our vegetables come from the local market and our fish have Irish accents from swimming just off the Kerry coast.

The Ross

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: Kenmare Place

Telephone: 064 6631855

This is a fantastic restaurant option and is definitely a hot spot with the Killarney locals. You can idle the time away sipping the best handcrafted and quirky cocktails, chilling to the latest sounds and savouring the finest local produce prepared by our head chef Antoine Minelli. All under the one roof. Being right in the heart of Killarney town centre, we are close to nature and an incredible choice of activities that you can indulge in, all at your own pace. This is our playground… so come play with us!

The Shire & The Súgan

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: Michael Collins Place

Telephone: 064 6671605

Sit and relax while enjoying one of our many drinks and treats, in a stylish, modern setting – both indoor and outdoor!

McSweeney Arms

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: College Street

Telephone: 064 6631211

Food and drink are quality at McSweeney Arms Hotel. Our Sandtrap Bar & Grill is the heart of our hotel for all our guests and locals alike. It has grown in character over the years and is renowned for its warm atmosphere, great food and good company! Sandtrap Bar and Grill is designed in two parts. On one side it’s the place to meet, enjoy and talk sports with 8 Flat Screens TV’s. Home to a blend of residents, locals and people just passing through, one quiet drink has often turned in to a great night out!

The Porterhouse

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: Plunkett Street

Telephone: 064 6671130

The Porterhouse Gastropub is a family run business, recognized for good food, drink and music. Our menu features our mouth watering stuffed mushrooms, our Kenmare pil pil prawns, our gourmet burger, porterhouse style fajitas, fresh beer battered fish & chips, and our renowned dry aged, char grilled Angus steaks.

Cronin’s Restaurant

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: College Street

Telephone: 064 6630903

Since its opening in 1957 by Johnny and Noreen Cronin, Cronin’s Restaurant has built a reputation for good, tasty food and friendly service. Today Johnny and Noreen’s son, Pat and his wife Sheila continue the family tradition of serving delicious meals in a friendly, family atmosphere.

Reidy’s

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: Main Street

Telephone: 064 6632546

Drop in to, J.M. Reidy’s Bar for an great experience in the world of Entertainment/ Food or Drink, right in the hearth of Killarney.

Arbutus

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: College Street

Telephone: 064 6631037

Stepping into our homely bar, you’ll know you’ve arrived somewhere unique. Tim Buckley was a great lover of traditional music and could often be heard singing in his bar. Today Buckley’s is still at the heart of Killarney’s traditional music scene.

Toba Asian Street Food

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: High Street

Telephone: 064 6635279

Love of the authentic tastes of Southeast Asia brought the TOBA Team together. Inspired by the sights and tastes of Lake Toba, Indonesia. Our mission is simple; to bring you the exciting flavours of Southeast Asia, using the freshest ingredients.  And a warm service you’ll remember!

Brownes Bar

Date: Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th of March

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Time: From 5pm

Location: The Great Southern Hotel

Telephone: 064 6638000

Here in Great Southern Killarney’s signature bar, the food continues the hotel’s ethos of serving only imaginative, fresh, local food. Surrounded by soft colours, it’s easy to relax in these classic, traditional rooms. Two blazing fires, soft, velvety sofas and friendly service top the experience. It’s easy to pass your time in front of the fire – without once looking at your watch – sipping a pint or a glass of wine.

All proposed events will be subject to Public Health Guidance on Covid 19. In line with this, the wearing of face coverings is recommended in large outdoor events.