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Kyteler's Inn

27 Saint Kieran's Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 772 1064
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“vol au vent” (38 reviews)
“fish stew” (97 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
27 Saint Kieran's Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Really liked this place, looks great from the outside and inside had a great atmosphere. We got here quite late and there was a great live band on with a few people dancing. Was a fun experience on an otherwise relatively quiet night in Kilkenny.

Thank GemM120
Reviewed 4 days ago

The place is attractive, a large area with different rooms and a nice atmosphere. However, dinner was quite disappointing. I really expected more from the reviews. We had the Irish stew and a fish and chips. There was a generous serving and that's about the...More

Thank mckarr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The place looks nice, waiters are quite polite. The food is average and we were in a party of 8 and wouldn’t split the bill... guess in Kilkenny the timed stopped in the last decade

Thank Descubrir42
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Don’t let the exterior fool you. When you go through the doors this place is busy busy... went for a early supper and it was pretty well full. I had roast beef sandwich. The bread was nice and fresh with tender roast beef and gravy...More

1  Thank dianeedel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 of us received a recommendation from a friend to drop into Kytlers for dinner & live music ! What a fantastic place ! The staff is friendly and made us feel welcome right away ! The food & libations were fantastic ! The live...More

1  Thank Gene E
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been here many times. Here last Sunday while staying in KK. The front bar is a great spot to have few drinks and then eat there. Always great food. Certainly recommend.

1  Thank Pat H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm giving the Inn a 4 star only due the dessert, the mains were lovely but the dessert was seriously lacking and tasted defrosted. This Inn comes highly recommended by all tourist information in the city and is definitely worth popping into!

1  Thank Tennille B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lady who owned the B and B that we were staying at recommended this pub to us and we were glad that she did. Kilkeny was our last stopping place in Ireland before returning home and was the best pub that we found on...More

1  Thank ChrisandMick60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was fun to stumble on an old inn with an interesting storyline. Dame Alice Kyteler ran the inn in the 14th century. After burying 4 rich husbands, she and her son were charged with witchcraft. She bought her way out and escaped to the...More

1  Thank BarbaraJCK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best ever bangers and mash with some great Irish music to accompany it. And I mean that... had about 4 different pub meals with local music and this was by far the best. Place was pretty full but the service was good.

1  Thank Mary V
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Alan M
11 April 2015|
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Response from Scott F | Reviewed this property |
I agree. We went on a Saturday night in March and had no problem. However, during the summer months it may be very crowded.
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Tríona H
19 March 2015|
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Response from Helena B | Reviewed this property |
yes upstairs dinner has always being excellent there think ijust got them at the end of a lunch enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:30
Thursday
12:00 - 00:30
Friday
12:00 - 00:30
Saturday
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Saint Kieran's Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 772 1064
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Description
Medieaval building in the heart of Kilkenny dating back to 1324. Once home to Dame Alice Kyteler tried for witchcraft. Kytelers Inn is NOT a restaurant but a Pub - which is our main business. Yes we also serve bar food.There are three floors with four bars - cheek them all out for the one that suits.On offer at peak season twice nightly from 6.30pm. is a programme of trad music,balladeer, irish dancers & seanachie. You can watch & eat & drink at your leisure.Weekends and Bank holidays we also have Late Bar extensions with bands & DJ for those that want to party a bit later into the night.As it was in Alice Kyteler's day - Kyteler's Inn is a place for "merrie making" - Come and visit us to find out more..Also check us out - Trip Advisor Bars/Nightlife
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