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Malzards Pub

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Very Fun Place

This was such a fun and intimate experience for us. We met the locals, and had a few pints and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Never wanted to leave😍

Went here with a tour group, and I’ve got to say it was one of the highlights of the trip. Such a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Family Run Traditiional Irish Pub with Cosy Bar Great Pint and close to a number of Historical Points of Interest. Kells Priory , Jerpoint Abbey, Jerpoint Glass Kilree Tower Mount Juliet House.Accomadation nearby to be recommended is Lawcus Farm...more
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Main Street, Stoneyford, Kilkenny R95 X593, Ireland
+353 87 971 5304
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All reviews trafalgar tour the owner live music pint of guinness tour group great music singing and dancing great hospitality lawcus farm irish hospitality irish sport family owned friendly place local musicians across the street take away friendly locals
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was such a fun and intimate experience for us. We met the locals, and had a few pints and laughs with them. This is a family owned pub, who cares very much about their business and customers. Billy and Jim were the entertainment for...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with a tour group, and I’ve got to say it was one of the highlights of the trip. Such a down to earth homey feeling that makes you never want to leave. To top it all off, the owner didn’t even look at...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank caitlinchinski
Reviewed November 23, 2018

Spending time at Malzards is like going home to your favorite local pub. Filled with locals, we felt welcomed by Fred and everyone. Try the Indian food from up the street. They deliver to Malzards!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

Visited this authentic Irish pub while on a Trafalgar Bus tour and couldn't have been more impressed with the owner Fred, the staff, excellent musicians and of course their dog Oscar who was the star of the show. We had a fantastic time and so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SonyaJune2018
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Malzatds was a stop on our Brendan Vacations Tour. Such a fun place. Fred and friends were so hospitable. We all had a blast! Definitely worth the stop!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I were on a group trip to Ireland that took us to this pub and I’m so glad we made it here! The hospitality was unbelievable. We felt like we were at home and instantly felt comfortable and welcomed. The atmosphere was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KarenS51184
Reviewed October 24, 2018

I would never have found this lovely place but was included on a Trafalgar tour. Had the best time here, understanding the game of hurling, enjoyed a pint or two, and entertained by incredible local musicians who just didn’t stop. Fred is a brilliant host,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ruth W
Reviewed October 24, 2018

This was one of the highlights of our visit to Ireland. Were given first hand knowledge of Hurling. Atmosphere authentic. Locals friendly and joined in with our tour group dancing and singing. Fred is a delight. Got everyone involved in the local culture. Would go...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gcronin51
Reviewed October 20, 2018

We so enjoyed this pub and Fred's company, we went two consecutive nights. Fred introduced us to hurling. Great pub and Kilkenny Beer.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elaine D
Reviewed October 19, 2018

enjoyed this pub ... great craic and can order from the Indian spot down the road for delivery. Music in the more modern part. excellent beer .... of course

Date of experience: October 2018
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August 2, 2018|
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Response from 5syb | Reviewed this property |
No but our bus tour group arrived about 4:30 pm and we did not eat, just drank Guinness etc. The plan was to eat at the hotel where we were staying. If you are going to have a meal then maybe you will require a reservation... More