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Kilkenny Shop

#5 of 171 Shopping in Dublin
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Neighborhood: South City Centre
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Address: 6 Nassau St., Dublin 2, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 1 677 7066
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Today
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
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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
Description:

A shop specializing in Irish-themed products, from clothing to pottery.

A shop specializing in Irish-themed products, from clothing to pottery.

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Sunday breakfast

This is a typical Irish place with lovely food and great shops. Food : we went there for Sunday breakfast and it was gorgeous. Typical Irish breakfast with organic vegetables and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
VivDublin
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Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a typical Irish place with lovely food and great shops. Food : we went there for Sunday breakfast and it was gorgeous. Typical Irish breakfast with organic vegetables and fresh squeezed juices. Staff very friendly and attentive. I think we paid around 15 Euro for full Irish breakfast ,fresh orange juice,coffee and a cake. Restaurant is upstairs and... More 

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Thank VivDublin
Maynooth, Ireland
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

This shop is an excellent source of quality Irish crafts and products and I would always recommend it to visitors for shopping. Their sales are also excellent and a great source of good quality presents! However, I recently bought something from their online shop and was very pleased with my experience. I had purchased 2 crystal glasses which were well... More 

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Thank Grochey
Phoenix, Arizona
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310 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

of merchandise, attractively arranged, and in an excellent location. Browsing alone is fun -- you don't need to buy to appreciate it.

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Thank nanatravels2
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Went to the cafe twice for breakfast. Good value hot buffet with good service. Really good food and quality coffee included. Sunday had a jazz duo playing which was a bit loud (I sound old I know, but it was). Other than that, it was great and highly recommended. I didn't try the cakes or pastries but they looked great.

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Thank Martyn B
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

The Kilkenny Shop on Nassau Street, opposite the side of Trinity College, in Dublin City Centre is one of the best stops for breakfast any day, but, especially if off work and one has time to linger and early on Saturday morning when intending spending the day shopping and socialising in the City Centre. The €7.50 breakfast is made up... More 

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Thank Steve2006Dublin
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

wish I had brought a bigger case and lots more money. Loved browesing in here and bought a couple of lovely waterford crystal baubles so I came away a happy bunny

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Thank christaminta
Hong Kong
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

This place has a lot of beautiful Irish ceramics, and you can get good Irish made products and souvenir there. Staffs are very helpful, a very nice shopping place to taste Ireland.

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Thank Alex_AF
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Tasty gluten free scones. Really nice atmosphere and a lot of food for good value! The cake selection was immense

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Thank Bwellbrook
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

A tourist favorite just across the street from Trinity College in the heart of the city. With a wide selection of clothing, household items, trinkets and keepsakes, Kilkenny's caters to those looking for memorable gifts to take home. Welcoming and professional sales staff who are very helpful in helping you make a selection. The second floor houses an excellent restaurant... More 

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Thank jeffl499
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Everything you would need to find as a gift or souvenir can be found here. The staff is very nice and helpful. Lots of made in Ireland products available from tea to Waterford.

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