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Kyteler's Inn

27 St Kieran's St, Kilkenny, Ireland
353 (0)56 772 1064
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Ranked #17 of 141 Restaurants in Kilkenny
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $13 - $29
Cuisines: Irish
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Medieaval building in the heart of Kilkenny dating back to 1324. Once home to Dame Alice Kyteler tried for witchcraft. Kytelers Inn is NOT a restaurant but a Pub - which is our main business. Yes we also serve bar food.There are three floors with four bars - cheek them all out for the one that suits.On offer at peak season twice nightly from 6.30pm. is a programme of trad music,balladeer, irish dancers & seanachie. You can watch & eat & drink at your leisure.Weekends and Bank holidays we also have Late Bar extensions with bands & DJ for those that want to party a bit later into the night.As it was in Alice Kyteler's day - Kyteler's Inn is a place for "merrie making" - Come and visit us to find out more..Also check us out - Trip Advisor Bars/Nightlife
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Dublin, Ireland
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169 reviews 169 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

We went for a dinner. Pub got a great atmosphere. Our waitress was very polite and helpful. We did not have to wait too long for our food. Everything was tasty and well cooked. Great stew. Reasonable prices. Good selection of beers. Well recommended place. Would like to visit again.

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Cork
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Visited this pub for food twice in the last two months. On both occasions the food was excellent and the staff very friendly! The menu had plenty of choice and the food was reasonably priced. The atmosphere throughout is pleasant and I would recommend Kytelers!

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Went for a drink one evening which was lovely. Looked at the menu and decided to go back for dinner the following evening. The girl who served us was not friendly. The food was not tasty. Two of us had the lasagne which was not good and the other dishes we had were not great. The food is over priced.... More

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Kirkwood, Missouri
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63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We visited in the afternoon and ordered fish and chips. The atmosphere was great, the beer and whiskey wonderful and the food pretty good. Next time we will visit at night to listen to the music and meet more locals.

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Cleveland, Ohio, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Kyteler's inn ended up being my favorite pub in Ireland! It's history dates back to the 14th century! We went there for lunch which was delicious then back to experience a bit of nightlife and it turned out to be one of the best nights we had, so much fun because of the friendly people of Ireland.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The Irish sure is great as was the special bacon and mash. The drinks were good of course. The traditional Irish music was a great to listen to as we tested and hung out. Pleasant atmosphere in the bar. The staff was outstanding and the bar itself is cool to look at. This is worth the time and the food... More

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Mackay, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We happened upon this bar on the night of the Irish Hurling Championship finals so it was absolutely packed. The food was hearty Irish fare and the pints a reasonable price all served by smiling staff.

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Houston, Texas
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The only bad thing about Kyteler's is that it raised the bar for all other pubs for our trip. It is an old building (1634) and has great atmosphere. The food was excellent...my husband had the Irish Stew and I had the Chicken Vol au Vents. Yummy. There was a Trad Jam session that started at 6 ish and then... More

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Dublin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Super friendly staff. The food is absolutely gorgeous. Homemade and tasty. I recommend the lasagne and chips. My boyfriend had the roast dinner. Went on a Monday night. Lively crowd. So packed. With great music on and some Irish ballads. Aim to be there before 8 for seat :)

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Gatley,Cheshire
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Visited here for a meal - the food was excellent, the staff so friendly, and the dancing added to the ambience. Wonderful place - must return here some day !

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