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Kilpatrick's Publick House

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Sat, 2/23
8:00 PM
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APPETIZERS‎
$11.00
Patty's Wings
Choose from beer marinated or boneless! Choice of sauces include garlic asiago, sweet red chili, cajun, sweet honey BBQ, mild, medium, hot, Garbage, or inferno sauce (gloves provided).
$10.00
Martini Flank Rollets
Thin sliced marinated flank steak rolled with chopped bangers and blue cheese drizzled with a balsamic infused Dijon sauce.
$12.00
Kilpatrick’s Sampler
An appetizer for two including black and tan onion rings, Kilsliders, Irish fries, and mini quesadillas served with our homemade Guinness whole grain mustard dipping sauce.
$11.00
Guinness and Leek Steamed Mussels
Tender mussels and leeks sautéed in Guinness and fine herbs finished with a hint of tomatoes.
Veggie $7.00
Chicken $10.00
Kilkenny’s Flat Bread
Brick fired flat bread grilled with garlic and herbs then topped with tomato, red onion and basil smothered in melted mozzarella cheese. Finished with candied macadamia nuts and a balsamic glaze.
$11.00
Crab Cake Stuffed Portobello
Marinated and grilled portobello mushroom cap stuffed with our crab cake and served on grilled bread with smoked gouda and a balsamic reduction.
$6.00
Irish Fries
A hot stack of pub fries smothered in peppered bacon, green onions, and pepper jack cheese.
$8.00
Corned Beef and Cabbage Rolls
Our famous corned beef and cabbage rolled and baked in filo dough served with our Guinness whole grain mustard sauce.
$12.00
Baked Brie Platter
A warm brie block wrapped in puff pastry and baked ‘till golden. Topped with our homemade blend of caramelized tart apples, cranberries, candied macadamia nuts and caramel sauce. Comes with a spread of crackers and toasted crostinis.
$8.00
Boxty Appetizer
Two of our boxty (potato pancakes) topped with sour cream and chives. Served with apple sauce
SOUPS & SALADS‎
$4.00
$6.00
Kilpatrick’s Sirloin Stew
Tender‎ beef marinated in Jameson whisky and Guinness. Stewed with carrots, celery, onions and a thickened broth.
$6.00
Baked Tomato Mozzarella Soup
Creamy tomato bisque served in a crock with fresh Italian herbs layered with melted mozzarella cheese.
$7.00
The Publick House Salad
Mixed greens with grape tomatoes, pepper jack cheese, cucumbers, carrots and house made croutons. Add your choice of dressing.
$6.00
O'Hara’s 5 Onion Soup
Piping hot crock of slowly cooked leeks, shallots, pearl, green and Spanish . Served with rustic croutons and bubbling provolone cheese.
$7.00
Potato Leek
Golden Yukon potatoes and Leeks in a Jameson infused cream broth.
$9.00
Celtic Caesar
Crisp romaine tossed in our Caesar dressing served with grated asiago cheese and house made croutons served in a tortilla shell
$10.00
Smoked Gouda and Portobello
Mixed greens topped with grilled marinated Portobello's, smoked Gouda, caramelized red onions and candied macadamia nuts. Finished with a Truffle oil.
$9.00
Brendan’s Spinach Salad
Roasted red onion, candied macadamia nuts, cranberries, and herbed goat cheese with your choice of dressing
All sandwiches come with a choice of Pub fries, sweet potato fries, fresh fruit, side house salad, apple slaw, Irish chips or black and tan onion rings (add 1.97 for onion rings)
All burgers are cooked to perfection using Angus ground sirloin and served on a ciabatta bread. Kilpatrick’s also features Gluten free bread as an option
BEVERAGES‎
$2.00
Coke
$2.00
Diet Coke
$2.00
Sprite
$2.00
Orange Soda
$2.00
Root Beer
$2.00
Ginger Ale
$2.00
Raspberry Iced Tea
$2.00
Unsweetened Tea
$3.25
Red Bull
$3.25
Ithaca Root Beer
DRAUGHT BEER SELECTIONS‎
$5.00
Bacchus Red Rye
$4.00
Bud Light
$5.00
Guinness
$5.00
Magic Hat #9
$4.00
Miller Lite
$5.00
Ithaca Cascazilla
$5.00
Ithaca Apricot
$5.00
Harpoon IPA
$5.00
Original Sin
$5.00
Stella
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Sam Adams
Magic Hat
Southern Tier
Bacchus
Ithaca
Saranac
Harpoon
BOTTLE BEER SELECTIONS‎
$4.50
Amstel Light
$4.50
Bass
$4.00
Blue Moon
$3.50
Bud Light
$4.00
Bud Light Platinum
$3.50
Budweiser
$3.50
Coors Light
$4.50
Corona
$3.50
Killians
$3.50
Labatt Blue
SCOTCH‎
$10.00
The Balvenie Caribbean Cask
$9.00
The Balvenie Double Wood
$5.50
Chivas Regal
$9.00
Cragganmore 12yr
$5.00
Dewars White Label
$8.00
Glenfiddich 12yr
$7.00
Glenkinchie 10yr
$8.00
The Glenlivet 12yr
$9.50
The Glenlivet 15yr
$8.00
Glenmorangie
BOURBON‎
$4.00
Buffalo Trace
$5.00
Jim Beam
$6.00
Makers Mark
$7.00
Woodford Reserve
WHISKEY‎
$5.00
Bushmills
$7.00
Bushmills Black Bush
$6.00
Bushmills 10yr
$6.50
Crown Royal
$10.00
Highland Park Single-Barrel Jack Daniels
$5.00
Jack Daniels
$3.50
Jameson
$7.00
Jameson 12yr
$13.00
Jameson 18yr
$11.00
Jameson Gold Reserve
AVAILABLE ALL DAY‎
$13.00
Old World Sheppard’s Pie
Slow-cooked ground black Angus beef simmered with onions, carrots, celery, brandy, and a touch of tomato cream, topped with mashed potatoes and served with the vegetable of the day
$14.00
Stuffed Boxty Entrée
An Irish boxty (potato pancake) stuffed with your choice of either London broil, grilled chicken or caramelized onions, peppers and mushrooms. Served with apple sauce and our house made Guinness mustard sauce.
$11.00
$17.00
Kilpatrick’s Fish and Chips
Amber‎ battered cod fried crispy golden brown over our beer battered pub fries. Served with our homemade apple coleslaw, tartar sauce and malt vinegar
$15.00
Corned Beef and Cabbage
Tender slow-roasted corned beef brisket served with slow-cooked tangy cabbage and roasted garlic mashed potatoes.
About
Kilpatrick’s Publick House is a traditional Irish pub featuring authentic Irish-inspired and American cuisine. Our bar offers classic cocktails, Finger Lakes wines, and the most extensive draft list in the area, with 21 taps. Located next to the Hilton Garden Inn of Ithaca, we consider ourselves to be a “place for everyone,” catering not just to a steady bar crowd, but also to families and business travelers who are visiting the area.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've gone here a handful of times, for some evening suds. Aside from the exceptional atmosphere and fun-loving Irish theme, with plenty of perfectly poured Guinness Stout's to suck the frothy goodness from your 2-week mustache, this place also lends itself to some above average...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Daniel R
cortmanager, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Daniel we are thrilled to read and share your experience with our entire team. We all have very busy scheudles and it means so much to us for our patrons to take time out of thier days to provide feedback, we really apprecaite your words...More

Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

I've been here a few times and they always have good food and a good beer and wine list. Friendly staff, although service was kinda slow. Parking is tough downtown so recommend using the garage across the street.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank crasher13392016
Vinosnobb, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Crasher we apprecaite your patronage and parking tip to all our customers...yes, always use the garage across the street!

Reviewed November 4, 2018

During our most recent trip to Ithaca, we stayed in the attached hotel and went to dinner ti Kilpatrick's so we didn't have to go out into the rain - glad we did! Beer and wine selection were good and reasonable. We had Irish chips...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lauren M
Vinosnobb, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Lauren it sounds like you enjoyed the Pub perfectly! We always have a weekend dessert special and yes, the buterschotch cheese cake was delicious! Festivals or just becuase, Ithaca is always a great get-away! See you on your next trip!

Reviewed November 2, 2018

This place is very convenient to the Hilton Garden Inn where I stayed. The food was good, but not great - Irish Sausage and Mashed Potatoes (an Irish Banger, I think). The Beer was good ad the waitress attentive. Nice place.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Daniel F
Vinosnobb, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Daniel for your review, we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. New menu released last week...would love to hear your opinion on our new selections!

Reviewed October 30, 2018

We'd had a nice dinner during a festival weekend, we did make reservations and it was a lively place with a very nicely stocked bar, and the portions were good, It had a great selection of pub foods from that side of the pond.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Brett B
Teri T, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

Hi Brett! Thank you for stopping in and enjoying with us this past weekend. We appreciate you taking a minute to share your visit with us and our future patrons. Wizarding Weekend is always a busy weekend but very fun for all-reservations are not required...More

Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Menu should have had a pub or Irish theme. It seemed to have neither. I ended up eating past because it was the healthiest option. Wait staff appeared overworked. Our waiter only showed up on occasion, like when it was time to serve. Otherwise, we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kauffmdr
Vinosnobb, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kauffmdr we are sorry to read about your experience and hope when if you are back in the area again we would have an opportunity to serve you again and turn your impression around. Thank you for sharing, feedback is extremely important and we share...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018

This place is great if you want to find a choice of many Irish Whiskey brands and is also good for beer selection. The food is adequate and the service unreliable.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chris k
Vinosnobb, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Chris!

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

The Irish breakfast was good with the exeption of the pudding in chip form which was especially dry and lacked flavor. The deserts and starters were much better. Atmosphere was standard, the service was definately sub-standard. Needs work or attention or both. Still worth a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Teri T, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

We appreciate your feedback and will use it to improve from sub-standard to above standard!

Reviewed August 19, 2018

We stayed at the Hilton Garden Inn and ordered room service from Kilpatrick's. The food was delicious. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank smah1867
Teri T, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! We hope your time in Ithaca was enjoyable and eventful! What a wonderful season to visit our town. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Surprised to find very good fish and chips in a restaurant in a Hilton garden Inn. Very nice beer selection too. Friendly staff, reasonably priced, 10 dollar Friday dinner.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank J B
Teri T, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

We do FISH! Thank you for giving us a shout out! Our Fish Friday is so popular and we are glad you enjoyed!

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