Killarney Restaurant Named Ireland's Number One

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Rozzers Restaurant is named Ireland’s best rated in Tripadvisors 2019 Travellers’ Choice Restaurants Awards

LONDON, UK, 22 October, 2019 – Rozzers Restaurant in Aghadoe has today been named Ireland’s best-rated restaurant, according to the 2019 Travellers’ Choice Awards for Restaurants, announced by the world’s largest travel platform, TripAdvisor.

Taking second place this year is Pearl Brasserie in Dublin, while Kenmare’s Packie’s comes in at third place. Ananda Restaurant in Dublin places fourth and Dingle’s The Chart House is named fifth place.

Dublin dominates the list this year boasting seven winners in the Ireland top ten.

Geraldine Rosney, Proprietor of Rozzers said, “Over the years, we here in Rozzers at the Killeen House Hotel have been honoured with many awards. But when you are voted as the #1 Fine Dining Restaurant in Ireland by ordinary, normal diners on the world’s leading traveller review website, then you know for sure that you’re doing something right, and that’s why this award is extra special for all the team!
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Rozzers Restaurant climbs up the rankings

After placing seventh in 2017 and second in 2018, this year Rozzers Restaurant continues its climb to the top and jumps up one further place to take the title of Ireland’s best fine dining eatery.

Located within the Killeen House Hotel, an Original Irish Hotels Member, Rozzers Restaurant is run by Head Chef Paul O'Gorman and his team, serving up dishes including grilled medallions of monkfish wrapped in parma ham on a Mediterranean style cous cous with wilted baby spinach topped with crisp sugar snaps and a basil dressing and vanilla brûlée with a forest berry compote and a home-made hazelnut cookie.

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“The fine dining restaurant scene is extremely competitive so for Rozzers Restaurant to have consistently climbed up the rankings year after year to claim the number one spot in Ireland is a huge achievement and is testament to the stellar job that the team is doing,” commented TripAdvisor spokesperson, Hayley Coleman.

Travellers’ Choice Favourite Fine Dining Restaurants Ireland:

1. Rozzers Restaurant, Aghadoe
2. Pearl Brasserie, Dublin
3. Packie’s, Kenmare
4. Ananda Restaurant, Dublin
5. The Chart House, Dingle
6. Chapter One, Dublin
7. Dax Restaurant, Dublin
8. Mulberry Garden, Dublin
9. L’Ecrivain, Dublin
10. Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud, Dublin

The Travellers’ Choice Awards for Restaurants honour travellers' favourite dining establishments worldwide. Based on a full year of TripAdvisor reviews, these restaurants were consistently given high ratings and praise by diners across the globe. Award winners were determined by factoring in the quantity and quality of reviews, gathered over a 12-month period.

To view the full list of 2019 Travellers' Choice award-winning restaurants, visit:

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