Restaurant Review

Gillian Nelis on dining out: Quinlan’s of Killarney is a satisfying catch for seafood lovers

Whether it’s chowder, squid, crabs claws or any kind of fish you’re hungry for, this is a great spot for a casual, delicious holiday lunch

Quinlan’s Seafood Bar in Killarney, one of several outlets the long-running family business operates in the south-west. Picture: Domnick Walsh

We have reached what I like to call the “how can I miss you when you won’t go away?” stage of our family break to Kerry. By and large we’re still happy enough to be hanging out with each other, but some cracks are beginning to show and we all need a bit of alone time.

For me, that involves a mooch round the shops of Killarney with stop-offs for coffee – I can recommend ...