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Kyteler's Inn

27 St Kieran's St, Kilkenny, Ireland
353 (0)56 772 1064
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Ranked #18 of 145 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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Waterford, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

We had our wedding afters party in a private room in Kytelers Inn. We had the most amazing night. The room is like a feast hall from Game of Thrones! The manager is excellent and he is very easy to deal with. We arranged a drinks reception and finger food. The room has its own bar, toilets and smoking area... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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38 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We had a drink in the bar and then decided to stay for a meal. We had to wait until the area was set up for the entertainment before we could get a seat. The entertainment is local musicians who do a good job, expecting audience participation. Not really our thing. The meal was very average. I had fish cakes... More

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Nanuet, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We went here for a Wedding After Party. It was down a closed street. A stone bulding with so many rooms! Loved it!! We were in a back outdoor room with high and low tables - so much character. Staff was nice and the band was great. Enough room for dancing, eating, talking and drinking! A lot of fun!

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St. Louis, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Wonderful authentic atmosphere. We went early for dinner and stayed for the music, Tomas Jackman. He was wonderful as was the food. If I have the opportunity to go there again, I'll be there in a heartbeat . Staff very helpful and friendly.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This Irish pub established in the 1300's is full of the real Irish Charm and heritage. Right down to the live music.... Check out the story of the founder..... Get there early to get a seat before the music starts (before 7.30 pm). Parking is easy (park behind Dunne's). This place is the real McCoy!

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Dublin, Ireland
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212 reviews 212 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

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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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 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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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
37 helpful votes 37 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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Additional Information about Kyteler's Inn

Address: 27 St Kieran's St, Kilkenny, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 (0)56 772 1064
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
Average Prices: USD 13 - 29
Cuisine: Irish

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