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Cleere's Bar and Theatre

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Cleere's have apparently won an All Ireland award for their stew and, having eaten a fine healthy... read more

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We had walked down Parliament Street to have a boo at the St. Canice’s Cathedral and had passed... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2018
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28 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 776 2573
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cleere's have apparently won an All Ireland award for their stew and, having eaten a fine healthy bowl, I'm not in the least bit surprised. It was delicious. On the day of our visit the pub wasn't very busy but even so, there was a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good for soup or stew or a local brew. The chalk board outside advertises their soups and stews and you can come inside for a beer. They also offer sandwiches or heated sandwiches (paninis) which go good with the soups. The barkeep lady was very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 28, 2018

We had walked down Parliament Street to have a boo at the St. Canice’s Cathedral and had passed Cleere’s along the way. It was lunch hour and the place was packed. We read the menu and continued on our way. After the Cathedral, we circled...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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
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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
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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 805andrewn
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
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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
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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
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