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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Night Club
“This high class bar is the perfect place for any event. There's a fine dining restaurant along with a bar and nightclub. All you need under one roof. There is also a theatre which often hosts concerts and plays. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
“If you simply want good food, relaxed atmosphere and both a large food and drinks menu. This is your go to place in Kilkenny. it's always busy on weekends especially. Booking is advised”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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“Kilkenny City 30mins away - Exquisite dining every time. Perfect for a special lunch or evening meal. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Really upmarket restaurant but early bird really good value and quite an experience. Food is amazing. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Campagne is perfect for a special occasion, boasting a Michelin star to boot! ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Set in one of the oldest buildings in the city and serving some traditional Irish dishes, Kytlers has a wonderful atmosphere and often live music too.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Kilkenny City 30mins away - Delicious every time, reasonably priced, central. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Lovely restaurant situated where the stables of the castle were and what is now the Kilkenny Design Centre.”
  • 3 locals recommend
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  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Great restuarant, good price, great menu selection, great atmosphere, Enjoy... good for adults and children.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Pub
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  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of my favourite restaurants in town! Caters for a wide range of dietary requirements inc. gluten free & vegan (Extensive vegan options) while also offering some beautiful meat dishes. Personally, I love the steak. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Pub
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“A proper traditional local bar, but with concessions to a decent wine list and some interesting beer. On a cold evening a seat by the fire is the best place in town. Occasional live music too, but I just like it for chats and meet ups.”
  • 2 locals recommend