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Cleere's Bar and Theatre

Open Now: 11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
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Nice pint of Kilkenny

Loved it. Bartenders are polite and very friendly. Loved everything about this pub. Beers were... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Great pub

This is both a fabulous pub with an an array of great craft beers, great food but a music venue... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2018
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“monday night”(4 reviews)
“music venue”(2 reviews)
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28 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 776 2573
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Loved it. Bartenders are polite and very friendly. Loved everything about this pub. Beers were chill and we enjoyed the evening

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

This is both a fabulous pub with an an array of great craft beers, great food but a music venue. Small and intimate it’s the place where everyone knows your name.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank jasonk506
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Off season on a Sunday in the winter, only one other customer in the place, but don't let that fool you. Excellent service, nice atmosphere for a pub, fireplace to warm you. Football (soccer) on the tele. On the midevil mile path. Definitely worth a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Livinginkaos
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here again for lunch on Saturday. Superb soup and sandwich. Full of flavour. Also a decent craft beer selection on draft and great service. Reasonably priced too. Relaxed atmosphere. Recommended.

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Andrew N
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Had googled numerous places in Kilkenny looking for pub grub that was a little different then the norm when we found this place. As a vegetarian the usual hots cheese gets a little tiresome. None of that in here. Butternut squash and cashew soup was...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank Tim W
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub with an open fire and good Guinness. Friendly bar staff and great atmosphere. Didn’t sample the food but looks good. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank annette372
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Fantastic music night ...... Trad Irish. Lots of audience involvement .....including getting up and singing a song / reciting poetry ... dancing if there is room and you feel so inclined .... Cosy ambience, lots of locals, great night ! I didn't eat there last...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Almostgreynomad
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for local music and Cleere's appeared high on the list. Being a bank holiday we popped in during the afternoon to see if music was on tonight. We were assured that Cleere's had been running a Monday night session for 30 years...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Possumly
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

We poped into this nice bar with intention to have something quick. We had a very tasty vegetables soup and a rich nice irish stew. Delicious. Both locals and tourists meet here for good environment and live music (we missed it cause we had to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank FrancescoBoglioni
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Looked up on the internet to see the best local bars in the area, and noticed this one was voted most friendliest. Right when we walked in the door two older gentlemen greeted us and we sat down with them for a while to learn...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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