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Sol Bistro - CLOSED

Low Street | Thomastown, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 775 4945
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“hake” (6 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Low Street | Thomastown, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 212 reviews

Reviewed October 18, 2016

we ate there one evening recently with friends of ours and had a pleasant evening. the food was good and the service was friendly and efficient. valuewise fair enough too. If I seem a little less than enthusiastic it's only because overall my wife and...More

1  Thank Hugh B
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Had a wonderful Good Friday dinner here, recommended by our gracious host at Lawcus Farm Guesthouse. Being Good Friday, choices where to eat were limited, so a little bit of a drive from Stoneyford to Thomastown brought us here. A had a wonderful steak, and...More

Thank Steven D
Noel M, Owner at Sol Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2016

Dear Steven D, Thank you for your kind review, much appreciated. The Good Friday prohibition law states that "it shall not be lawful for any person to sell or expose for sale any intoxicating liquor". We apologise for exposing you to the tease of bottles...More

Reviewed September 21, 2016

We had two lovely meals on a Saturday and Sunday evening. Lovely tasty meals, freshly cooked, the portion size was just the job for us - not the enormous portion size you get in some places. The restaurant is open from 5.30 and you can...More

Thank anmojo
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner at Sol Bistro based on a recommendation from our hotel. The bistro is right on the Main Street of Thomastown and is very popular. Reservations seemed to be necessary as we got the last table when we stopped to reserve at...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely meal in this restaurant… The atmosphere for a small place is quite charming, the service was excellent, background music was pleasant, and the food quality and presentation was excellent! Also the early dining menu was a good value at €28 for...More

Thank mbanga
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Had a good meal here with my wife nice selection of good quality and local food on the menu. Well worth a visit. Good price for early bird sitting.

Thank Dermot M
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

So we stopped for a quick lunch which wasn't so quick because the food was fresh made. We started by moving tables for our group and breaking a pepper Shaker, Alice was great and quickly cleaned up my mess. Then she provided excellent service and...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Food, atmosphere and service were all of a high standard. This was our first evening meal in Sol Bistro although we have eaten lunch many times, and never been disappointed. Dinner was no different.

Thank Liam61
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

4 of us visited on a Tuesday evening and ate from the early bird menu, it was gorgeous. The steaks were cooked perfectly, the greens were amazing and as for the potatoes......scrummy!! Desserts were delicious too.....especially the strawberries and all food is locally sourced. Excellent...More

Thank Isma H
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Totally fabulous!! Wonderful food - a must! Amazingly relaxed atmosphere with an incredibly delicious and well presented menu.

Thank Claire S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$6 - $34
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Low Street | Thomastown, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny  >  Thomastown
  • Phone Number: +353 56 775 4945
  • E-mail
Sol Bistro in Thomastown, like its sister restaurant in Kilkenny City, offers fabulously fresh local food served with a Mediterranean twist. Recommended by The McKennas Guide and Georgina Campbell's Ireland Guide. Sol Bistro is located in the centre of Thomastown on Low Street, just up from the Post office and between O'Hara's and Eddie Murphy's.
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