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RIPLEYS STEAKHOUSE

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KIERAN STREET, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 48
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  • 45
    Very good
  • 31
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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Enjoyable eat

We went for an early bird which was €24 per person for three courses. A bottle of house red wine for an additional €21. The restaurant is small enough but we were sat at a large glass window out looking onto a street in kilkenny which we enjoyed.. It felt a bit romantic! The food was gorgeous... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
Emily W
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Kilkenny, Ireland
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
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137 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Kilkenny Ireland
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

This is my first time to eat in the restaurant I came with my friend we both had the 8oz I had mine med with salad and saute mushrooms and Saute Onions it was mouth watering the lady that service us was a true delight was sat by the window I will 100% eat here again and they look after... More 

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Carlow, Ireland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

The food doesn't come much better than Ripleys in my opinion, never had a bad meal here and I like my steak cooked medium and they are always spot on, theres nothing worse than a poorly cooked steak and I've had some bad ones but never from here. The service is always first rate, prompt and courteous and would go... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We really enjoyed our evening in Ripley's steakhouse. The food was just beautiful and the staff was so friendly and excellent service. we will definitely be back again : )...

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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I sat down to the table with 3 friends of mine and for some reason I said I'd check out the reviews on trip advisor. The bad ones were so bad! My starter arrived and it was only ok. But my mains were just beautiful. Best ribs I've had. Good portions and nice atmosphere. Yes it gets a bit smokey... More 

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We went for an early bird which was €24 per person for three courses. A bottle of house red wine for an additional €21. The restaurant is small enough but we were sat at a large glass window out looking onto a street in kilkenny which we enjoyed.. It felt a bit romantic! The food was gorgeous, however I was... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Been here a three times recently and on both the first two visits it was very good . Had rib eye special one night and it was excellent . The next time I visited I had mixed grill special which was very ordinary , mixed feelings , don't know if I'll visit again

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Had dinner Sunday night as had voucher to use. The staff were excellent and so accommodating - I requested the stir fry with rice instead of noodles, my husband asked was it possible to have a sauce that wasn't on the menu and no problem for either. We shared duck spring rolls, husband had steak with chips and I had... More 

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Kilkenny
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55 reviews 55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I visited hear recently with family and our experience was outstanding. Our food arrived on time and well presented for every course, and it was delicious. The nachos were massive for a starter, but very tasty! Would definitely recommend this place to eat, and great early bird price too.

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Celbridge, Ireland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

My husband and I visited Ripleys in December. It was just ok; service ok, food ok and atmosphere ok! Prices are quite reasonable for what you get.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The staff here were very friendly and very helpful. However the food on the other hand was very disappointing. We ended up leaving half our food behind. Very disappointing from a venue we had higher expectations for.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: KIERAN STREET, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Entertaining clients, Romantic, Doing business

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