Restaurants

Top Choice Irish in Slea Head

Gormans Clifftop House

Far and away the best place to eat and sleep in the area is Gormans Clifftop House. Book ahead to dine on delicious Kerry mountain lamb stew, Dingle Bay prawns and other exquisite dishes (dietary requirements can be…
Top Choice Seafood in Dingle Town

Out of the Blue

Occupying a bright blue-and-yellow waterfront fishing shack, this rustic spot is in fact one of Dingle's top restaurants, with an intense devotion to fresh local seafood (and only seafood). If staff don't like the c…
Top Choice Ice Cream in Dingle Town

Murphy's

Made here in Dingle, Murphy's sublime ice cream comes in a daily changing range of flavours that include brown bread, sea salt, Dingle gin, and whiskey-laced Irish coffee, along with sorbets made with rainwater. In …
Top Choice Irish in Dingle Town

Idás

Chef Kevin Murphy is dedicated to promoting produce solely from the Dingle Peninsula, taking lamb, seafood and foraged herbs to create delicately flavoured concoctions such as braised John Dory fillet with fennel da…
Modern Irish in Dingle Town

Charthouse

Window boxes frame this free-standing stone cottage, while inside dark-red walls, polished floorboards and flickering candles create an intimate atmosphere. Creative cooking uses Irish produce: Beara Peninsula scall…
Seafood in Slea Head

Tigh TP

At the north end of Wine Strand, this beachfront pub serves fantastic local seafood, from Dingle Bay prawn-topped chowder to lobster, crab and Brandon Bay hake, and hosts regular wine and whiskey tastings. Trad musi…
Cafe in Slea Head

Caifé na Caolóige

The bright, contemporary cafe at Louis Mulcahy Pottery serves fresh homemade fare using Dingle Peninsula produce and herbs from its own gardens. Open sandwiches topped with organic smoked salmon, plus soups, panini …
Cafe in Inch

Sammy's

Sammy's, at the entrance to the beach, is the nerve centre of the area. The beach-facing bar-restaurant serves a vast range of dishes from sandwiches to burgers, fish and chips, and steak. Fish fingers are among the…
Seafood in Dingle Town

Doyle's

Cherry-red-painted Doyle's serves some of the best seafood in the area (which in these parts is really saying something). Starters such as Dingle Bay crab cakes or grilled oysters team up with mains like spicy Spani…
International in Dingle Town

Global Village Restaurant

With the sophisticated feel of a continental bistro, this restaurant offers a fusion of global recipes gathered by the well-travelled owner-chef, but utilises local produce, such as Kerry mountain lamb. The wine lis…