Restaurants in Kilkenny
If you want to experience the true spirit of Kilkenny, take the time to enjoy the food that comes from its rich landscape and is crafted with care by the people who live here. Below you will find a wide choice of restaurants in Kilkenny to choose from along with a host of bars, wine bars and cafes. Eating and drinking in Kilkenny doesn't get much better than this.
Kilkenny is a celebration of quality food makers, restauranters, café/bar-owners and retailers whose passion and personality shines through, making Kilkenny a wonderful journey of discovery for people who love great food and warm hospitality.
Left Bank has been transformed into one of Kilkenny's most popular bars and venues. A recently renovated Bank of Ireland Branch, Left Bank features a beautifully designed main bar with lively atmosphere, friendly staff and Louie's Backyard and outdoor area is a fully heated and covered smoking area featuring its own fireplace and both an indoor and outdoor bar. Rive Gauche is the latest addition to The Left Bank, serving a beautiful Gourmet Lunch daily from 12pm – 4.30pm. Groups and parties of all needs are invited to soak up the atmosphere in our historic and impressive bar.
Matt the Millers is arguably one of the most popular pubs in Kilkenny. The energetic bar features four floors with a bar on each and with an expanse of ground space to dance the night away under the sparkling disco ball and warm atmosphere. Customers are spoilt for choice with great food, a lively bar and music venue in a pub that has maintained its true Medieval Character. So come on down and soak up the atmosphere for yourself!
Step into the past at Mocha’s Vintage Tea Room Restaurant, on Gas House Lane in Kilkenny City. Charming surroundings and French vintage décor offer a relaxing ambiance to enjoy a freshly made breakfast with Irish free range eggs, or a healthy lunch, or something more substantial.. Freshly prepared dishes offer a varied menu for all tastes and dietary needs. Come and absorb the elegant surroundings and friendly service.
They combine medieval Kilkenny with what is best in our city's dining and evening entertainment today. It's unique location on the Butterslip, one of the busiest tourist routes in the city and its modern Irish and European cuisine
Italian restaurant, opposite Kilkenny Castle, Chef-Prop Antonio Cavaliere, Multi award winning chef, specialising in his native Italian cuisine, with probably the largest range of imported Italian wines in our amazing wine cellar.
Royal Spice Indian Restaurant Kilkenny is set in the heart of the beautiful medieval city, the restaurant presents constantly evolving menus and a carefully matched wine list – all designed to reflect an ethos of modern indian restaurant in Kilken
A light-filled and inviting space, Savour continues in the multi-award winning standards of food and service offered by Executive Chef Mark Gaffney and his team. Whether it’s a hearty Irish breakfast and a morning newspaper, a tantalising lunch with colleagues in our private room, or a sumptuous dinner, Savour is already gaining many new fans. Ideal location to eat and drink in Kilkenny.
Looking to eat and drink in Kilkenny? Our laid back style and hospitality, great selection of wines and cocktails, live entertainment and our city centre location makes us a popular choice for guests and Kilkenny residents alike. Whether you're popping in for a coffee and a homemade scone, brunch after a lazy morning, catching up with friends over lunch or afternoon tea, a quick bite after a business meeting, enjoying a romantic meal for two or looking for a great night out with live music every week, Statham's Bar and Restaurant has just the spot for you.