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The Grapevine Wine & Tapas Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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The Grapevine Tapas Bar is Kilkenny's favourite casual dining venue.Great food, music and service.
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $17
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, International
FEATURES
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Love the Tapas at The Grapevine. A great place to visit for Tapas and a glass of vino. The staff here are very friendly.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank conniehalley
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't very often leave a bad review and I have to admit I'm a bit conflicted as I write about our experience at The Grapevine. We had to over to Ireland for a long weekend to visit some friends. We were staying at the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Colin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

fantastic selection of tapas, well priced, Friendly service. great early bird deal of 3 tapas and a glass of wine for €20

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank BelindainDublin
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

If u are around kilkenny city u can’t miss this place . Food is amazing, good wine list , lovely deserts, staff is geat , ambiance really nice and very good prices.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank alexandrur120
Reviewed December 6, 2018

My wife and I returned here last Sunday night. Not as good as last time. Tried ordering a bottle of Beaujolais Nouveau which was promoted by restaurant but waitress had a major problem trying to find one! Was on her phone and googling for it....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pat H
Reviewed November 30, 2018

Great food, we had 'almost' vegetarian; beans (with a little bit of chorizo), mushrooms with garlic and parsley, and sweet potato fries. All delicious. Served by a friendly, cheerful waitress ... washed down with a glass of vino .... perfect !

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Almostgreynomad
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Don’t understand the negative reviews at all, we had an amazing experience here. The tapas were delicious, I thought it was an menu full of choice, the food was very tasty and delicious with lots of different flavors. The wine was also very nice. But...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank orlad1189
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

We booked a table early in the day for that evening .... Ordered off the early bird , good value , glass of wine and 3 tapas for €20 .... so we thought . My husband was disappointed with the selsction of tapas as we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank N6960BOjennys
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Had some very tasty little morsels in here, washed down with some exquisite red wine. I’d recommend the chilli or meatballs if you like beef. The bean stew was tidy. Hummus was good, hummus is life.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gusdaly
Reviewed September 19, 2018

The selection of beers and wines was very good, and the interior was pleasant. But the food was nothing special. The portions were larger than tapas-size, and some tasted okay (beans with chorizo) but others were not so good (Spanish tortilla). I could have made...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Robert A
May 3, 2017|
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Response from Gonzo185 | Reviewed this property |
Not specifically, I don't think. I have always visited with adults. Tho, on one occasion there was a 14 y/o in the party, and she was well catered for, in that it's essentially a Tapas restaurant, therefore all the portions... More
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