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Bridies Bar & General Store

Bridies Bar and General Store Kilkenny

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Bridies is an old-world bar, pub and general store with a charming walled garden to the rear. It is very popular with locals, and serves the best pint of Guinness. Hidden in the middle of Kilkenny's Medieval City, it's charm and old world style make this small bar the perfect place to meet your friends or to maybe make some new ones. It is part of Langton's Hotel Kilkenny and is named after one of the original founders of Langton’s, Bridie Langton.  Bridie’s Bar & General Store is certainly not one to be missed.  

The General Store is located at the front and has a beautiful old-world charm. The shop which is stocked with a mix of old quarter sweet jars, cards, gifts and pastries, is one of Kilkenny’s most photographed buildings.  Bridies Store offers high quality specialty coffee produced by skilled baristas together with a large selection of homemade pastries, sauces, oils and treats, prepared daily on-site. 

It also serves as a gift shop, boasting Irish made goods, like our large Voya range, Chunky Knits by Lisa, Soah Flowers & so much more. Entered through saloon doors reminiscent of a speak easy. The chat is always plentiful and only on big match days is a TV allowed into the Bar. To the back there is a long-walled Garden. Dotted down the garden are bus shelters where you can sit and enjoy the outdoors with a beer in hand, maybe even in the sunshine!  It is an escape from the hustle and bustle. If you are any way curious, then why not discover the charm of Bridies Bar & General Store.

Bridies Award winning garden is found by passing through the quirky sweet & gift shop and the snug old wold bar. When the sun shines, Bridies Garden is the perfect place to unwind. Enjoy the walled Gardens, bus shelters and the colourful blooms and planting whilst listening to some music. Why not join us for a beer in Bridies Garden and soak up the sun with friends and escape from the hustle and bustle of Kilkenny City.

 Bridies Bar and General Store is part of Langtons Hotel in Kilkenny City, renowned particularly for its impeccable customer service, good wholesome cuisine and genuine welcome. Visit www.langtons.ie.

Biddy Earlys Kilkenny

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Biddy Earlys Kilkenny

Kilkenny's best Cocktail and Party Bar has been slinging shots, mixing drinks and giving nights to remember since 1996. Visit Biddy Early's and we'll get your party going - you won't want to leave. You will find them on John Street in the center of Kilkenny's nightlife.


COCKTAIL HAPPY HOUR
Monday - Thursday: 12 noon - till 8pm
Friday - Sunday: 12 noon - till 6pm

What's on

There's always something on with nightly entertainment including: Karaoke, Live Bands, DJ sets, Private Cocktail Classes, Whisky Tasting and Sipping Masterclasses.

 

Find out more about What's On in Biddy Earlys or check out their Facebook page.

 

Shankill Castle

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Shankill Castle has been home to the Cope family since 1991. They have opened up their vibrant house and gardens for visitors to experience the history behind the castle.

Take a stroll through the gardens which are deeply soaked in Victorian history. There are remnants of 18th-century lime alles and 19th-century laurel lawns which give you an idea how long the land dates back.

The Coach House Cafe in the gardens aim is to share seasonal, local and organic food prepared from scratch in their kitchen, using the bounty of the walled garden and organic farm. The simple, wholesome menu covers light lunch, weekend brunch, artisan tea, organic coffee and a spread of homemade cakes and treats. Keep an eye on their What’s On page for special pop-up food events as they are always worth experiencing. As well as using their own produce, Shankill works closely with local suppliers to bring you the best local produce that can be found on their simple, wholesome menu.

Shankill Castle is home to Elizabeth Cope, whose work fills and colours the walls of the house and café. Elizabeth’s energy and creativity infuses everything they do at Shankill. Studio visits can be arranged by appointment which we highly recommend looking into.

Shankill Gardens and Coach House café open Thursday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Kilkenny Foodie Tours

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Kilkenny Foodie Tours offers food tasting and cultural walking tours through Kilkenny's medieval narrow streets and alleyways. On their tours, you will visit local artisan food producers and meet the owners who share their insight on the delicious tastes found in the historic city.  From world-class produce and exceptional seafood to unbeatable whiskey, there is so much to discover in Kilkenny.

Kilkenny Foodie Tours organises Foodie Day Trip to Kilkenny.

Visit chocolatiers, take a guided tour of Ballykeefe gin distillery, and more artisan food and experiences in this chauffeur-driven guided tour of Kilkenny County’s top food and craft producers.

QUICK DETAILS

For the itinerary or to book click here.

 

Jerpoint Glass

Jerpoint Glass

Jerpoint Glass, Oldtown, Stoneyford, Co. Kilkenny, R95WN67

Tel: +353 56 7724 350

enquiries@jerpointglass.com

https://www.jerpointglass.com/

An internationally recognised name, a passionate family business of almost 30 years, and part of the world-class Kilkenny craft network, the Jerpoint Glass Studio in Thomastown is well worth a visit. Since 1979 the Master Craftsmen at Jerpoint Glass Studio have designed and created Irish handmade glass for your home. Drawing on 2000 years of glass blowing tradition, the skilled Glass makers individually create each piece in the Jerpoint collection. Jerpoint Glass with its distinctive style combines the beautiful and the functional to bring you the best in contemporary Irish Glass.

You can watch the team of incredibly skilled glass blowers exercise their craftsmanship on this fine art, get close to the action in the artisan studio, enjoy free demonstrations Monday through to Friday and learn about a day in the life of a Master glass blower before visiting the gallery shop to find a piece that’s unique and mesmerizing.

All products are proudly handmade in Kilkenny and the gallery also features other craft and art exhibitions throughout the year, making your visit a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon.

The Wine Buff

The Wine Buff Store

The Wine Buff was started in 2000 by three Irish friends that recognised the growing demand for quality wines at affordable prices by the Irish consumers. They specialise in finding wines made by the best family-owned vineyards and importing them to Ireland without using agents or brokers. Kilkenny is the newest addition to the 11 franchise outlets in Ireland and the shop in the town of St. Emilion in Bordeaux.

Gabi and Gary will be delighted to welcome you to view their wines, wine accessories, Carrol Boyes functional art, Coffee, chocolates and more. They have a range of gift sets in beautiful packaging and do hampers to order too. Why not take advantage of their FREE local deliveries or you can order online at www.thewinebuff.com

 

The Wine Buff, extraordinary wines at ordinary prices. 

Kilkenny Activity Centre

Kilkenny Activity Centre

Kilkenny Activity Centre, New Orchard Road, Co. Kilkenny

Tel: +353 (0)86 261 1567

info@kilkennyactivitycentre.ie

https://kilkennyactivitycentre.ie/

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