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Matt The Millers Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
1 John Street Lower | Kilkenny City, Kilkenny R95 PY7D, Ireland
+353 56 776 1696
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 John Street Lower | Kilkenny City, Kilkenny R95 PY7D, Ireland
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Reviewed today via mobile

First night in town we stopped here for dinner and drinks. Comfort pub food, nice service and easy to get to from downturn parking.

1  Thank coachadele
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went with family, staff were very nice, friendly and accommodating. Got the soup for starters which was not to my liking so didnt finish it so the waiter knocked it off the price of the bill so we gave him it In the top. I...More

2  Thank Kevin R
Reviewed yesterday

We visited Matt The Millers after finding out another bar we wanted to visit was closed already. Matt's was fun, and a bit crazy. It was a late night (actually an early morning). The people were fun!

2  Thank yodamap
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful Atmosphere, Great food, excellent music, top service. We were two families after site seeing all over Kilkenny

2  Thank bardor
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came here on our night in kilkenny, the service was great and the food even better! Whatever we ate was amazing and the dishes were very big, extremely recommended!

3  Thank Rancho A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for the World Cup Final game France v Croatia and decided to have a meal the smell was so good, very nice. staff very friendly also even tho the place was packed. got a decent portion also.

3  Thank Liam C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in Matt the Millër for a late afternoon pint and pub fare. The food was very good and so was the beer but that’s seems quite common. The entertainment was Irish ballads so quite relaxing after a day of sightseeing. We had children...More

4  Thank Don M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here on the August bank holiday weekend with my family- the menu is decent pub grub, the portions quite large and the price reasonable. They catered for coeliacs and I enjoyed a very large burger and chips, the husband and sons enjoyed a...More

3  Thank Tina m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend had dinner and drinks here. The food was good, typical pub grub. The waiter we had was good however the order was wrong when it first came down. The live music was really good and entertaining, however we were asked to...More

2  Thank Sean C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got a table across from the bar and had a chance to do some great people watching as they entered the bar. There was an Irish football game on the TV, so it was a high energy, enthusiastic crowd of locals and tourists. There...More

1  Thank tedryanaz
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Patricia S
June 30, 2018|
Response from Ray B | Reviewed this property |
Yes what time?
David B
June 3, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from KKgal1 | Reviewed this property |
They’re open 7 days a week and have live music every day from 6.30pm with Irish music followed most nights by a live band and dj
Michelle D
February 19, 2018|
Response from MattTheMillers | Property representative |
We close at 12am on Sunday, with a late bar to 2am on Bank Holiday Sundays. We have live music daily from 6pm. Hopefully we'll see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 John Street Lower | Kilkenny City, Kilkenny R95 PY7D, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 776 1696
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Matt The Millers Bar & Restaurant is a perfect location for your meal, private parties and festive occasions. We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as an extensive drinks menu, with a high service standards that we strive to deliver in every area of our operation. Recently awarded Ireland's Best Music Pub...We have Traditional Irish Music every evening along with more music on select nights of the week. For private parties, we can put any one of our five bars at your disposal and we are happy to do as much, or as little as you need us to do to make your party a huge success. Every effort is made to ensure that our extensive menus of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are constantly updated to make sure that every taste is catered for. Our extensive food menu is also available at the bars. So, whatever you're looking for and whenever you want it - you can rest assured that it's waiting for you at Matt the Millers' Main Bar.
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