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Kilkenny Shop

Address: 6 Nassau St., Dublin 2, Ireland (South City Centre)
Phone Number: +353-1-677-7066
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Ranked #9 of 131 Shopping & Fashion in Dublin
Type: Shops, Shopping & Fashion
Activities: Shopping
Owner description: A shop specializing in Irish-themed products, from clothing to pottery.
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Type: Shops, Shopping & Fashion
Activities: Shopping
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Wed 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thu 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Owner description: A shop specializing in Irish-themed products, from clothing to pottery.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

I read previous online negative feedback and was concerned about using online service but was after a particular set of glasses for a wedding present ordered them on the wed late for following Monday wedding. Got email to say order being processed, got email Friday to show me order shipped and tracked from cork to Dublin. Knew it was en... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Such wonderful shopping here. And it's all authentic and local! You can spend a lot or little, there is so much to choose from. Do not go to any other "tourist" shop...this is the one to visit!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Misplaced order emailed and called numerous times with no response. Definitely won't not recommend for anyone to use online "service" or lack of service..

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Andover, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The Kilkenny Design center is my favorite Irish store located on Nassu street a block behind the green across from Trinity -it is Filled with REAL Irish made things such as clothing, jewelry, pottery, crystal & such. It's my go to place for quality Irish gifts.

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

What a lovely shop full of lovely xmas trinkets and gifts so amazing just to walk round and smells fab. Upstairs we had breakfast both mornings best breakfast ever had and very reasonably priced for Dublin centre had homemade lemonade and fresh orange too also a homemade cake one afternoon to die for. It gets busy at breakfast and lunch... More 

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Luton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Nice shop that has currently lots of lovely Christmassy bits in! Not badly priced if a little on the expensive side. Couldn't buy much as only had hand luggage. Cafe upstairs was buzzing with a live band on a Sunday afternoon. All things Irish from sweet treats to jewelry and glassware. Some good artists work in there too. Would return... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The shop is the real McCoy with all genuine Irish designs and great food upstairs in the cafe & restaurant. Had a birthday lunch which was simply superb with genuine Irish customer service. This shop deserves its various awards for great cuisine and merchandising and would recommend it to anybody.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I like the place for a good Irish breakfast and the breakfast is excellent, good quality and reasonable prices. If you fancy putting your feet up then the restaurant is the place to go. The seating is not the best but then the space is limited. I would receommend it for breakfast, lunch or just teae or coffee. It is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This is the best shop in the Dublin city center for locals but especially for tourists who are looking for quality merchandise to bring back with them and for friends. Our third visit over the past eight years and each time we have found good stuff, the quality being consistent, and the prices fair.... and the service quite friendly and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I met family for tea & cake in this fabulous shop & cafe whilst on a trip to Dublin. The atmosphere was lovely and the cafe was very clean. We weren't rushed and there was plenty of room so you didn't feel you were almost sitting on top of the next table. The scones were delicious! I loved the shop... More 

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