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Left Bank


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After visiting a number of restaurants in and around the town; although slightly pricey, nothing beats the food in the restaurant. Superb👍🏻

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Jacqueline G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Myself and my wife ate here. We both agreed it was a perfect dining experience and could find no faults. The food was outstanding, matched only the service of staff and decor of the restaurant. A must visit when I Kilkenny.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank S938ABianf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a Friday night and had no trouble getting a table. The complimentary bread and our meals were delicious. Service was good also. They have a fair range of wines by the glass and an excellent range of Irish whiskies at fair prices.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank wa34s
Reviewed 1 week ago

a group of us ate and drank here last sat nite, we initially thought the service was gonna be bad as it was so busy, but we were pleasantly surprised. will make a visit when we are back in kilkenny again, hopefully sooner rather than...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Mollymalone89
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Kilkenny on Friday, made arrangements for 26 person booking from the Group in Rive Gauche. We arrived but additional people when seeing this Bar wished to join in, Peter Brady, Food Manager took everything under his control, organised places for all. The food...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Tony O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a brilliant night in the Left Bank with Susie Q playing to a great crowd. We laughed and danced the night away. My only gripe is their Mojitos are not great and it was just too busy to go back up and get...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Miafitz83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A bit dubious as I was looking more a casual restaurant than a bar. Overall the food came and it looked pretty good, on the downside the veg was in one of those annoying silver scoops and there was a piece of paper under the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kevin11839
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place always has such a good atmosphere, it has it all...cocktails, dance floor, DJ!!! I have to say the doorstaff are most professional and especially Joe who we had the pleasure of meeting last weekend - what a great guy. You are always guaranteed...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank 889Car
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in for drinks after dinner on a Saturday night. The bar was quite full, but not so full as to not find seats. Service is fast and fun. It's a popular place with a great vibe.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Meredith O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for drinks one evening, a huge bar area with lots of different corners. Service was prompt and pleasant.

Date of visit: March 2019
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October 6, 2018|
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Response from Normy21 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah they do
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January 20, 2018|
Response from Tonymur | Reviewed this property |
Yes ! Very good live music ! Monday night / Sunday evening Friday nights
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