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Swans Chinese Restaurant

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The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
0567723088
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Took 16 of us at short notice and the attitude from the staff was excellent. The food was amazing too, one of the best chinese meals ive ever eaten.

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Thank John M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We first happened upon Swans late at night an hour before they were closing. It was one of the only restaurants open at the time and even though they were closing soon, they were extremely kind and service was great. They give you a starter of shrimp and prawn chips and they are DELICIOUS! Seriously they didn't last on our... More 

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Thank Madison M
Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Swans is centrally located in Kilkenny across from left bank pub. Staff are nice and friendly. Clean restaurant. Food is priced well and tastes really good

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Thank HelenBling2015
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

The food was good and fairly priced, however they will charge your card hundreds of dollars in unapproved transactions after your visit. I had 6 individual charges spread across 4 days which totaled $800+ a few days after our visit. Our original bill was under 25 Euro.

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Thank Braydon H
ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

went here for dinner and as always did not disappoint the food was lovely we had wine and everything was very good the restaurant was busy but we did not have to wait long for our food we always visit swans when we are in kilkenny

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Thank shellsirl
Dingle, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Had Szechuan chicken and sweet and sour pork. Both were amazing! Our waitress, I believe, didn't understand much English as someone was helping her. Despite that, highly recommended!

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Thank ZoeBanyai
Georgia
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30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We ate lunch here after touring the castle. It was very good and they had a very nice variety of food on the buffet. Dessert was good also!

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Thank travelguru06
Kilkenny
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Went to this restaurant last night. The food was really delicious. especially the mixed meat chow mein. The portion sizes are very generous. Highly recommended.

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Thank misscougar
ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The food is grand, nothing overly special about it. The kids got nuggets and chips and they charged us €9 each for this!! Most expensive nuggets and chips we've ever had!

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Thank mop1
Kilkenny, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Great for a lunch buffet. Great choice and its self service. Dessert and Coffee included. Unbeatable in Kilkenny. Staff here are always nice. Surroundings pleasant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: 0567723088
Description
http://www.kilkennycityonline.com/bus_ad.asp?BUSID=655&CATID=25&SID=82
http://www.ireland-guide.com/establishment/swans_chinese.5379.html

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?