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Cleere's Bar and Theatre

28 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 776 2573
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Original quirky food

Had googled numerous places in Kilkenny looking for pub grub that was a little different then the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Tim W
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Great atmosphere

Lovely pub with an open fire and good Guinness. Friendly bar staff and great atmosphere. Didn’t... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
annette372
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Limerick, Ireland
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28 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had googled numerous places in Kilkenny looking for pub grub that was a little different then the norm when we found this place. As a vegetarian the usual hots cheese gets a little tiresome. None of that in here. Butternut squash and cashew soup was...More

1  Thank Tim W
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub with an open fire and good Guinness. Friendly bar staff and great atmosphere. Didn’t sample the food but looks good. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank annette372
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Fantastic music night ...... Trad Irish. Lots of audience involvement .....including getting up and singing a song / reciting poetry ... dancing if there is room and you feel so inclined .... Cosy ambience, lots of locals, great night ! I didn't eat there last...More

Thank Almostgreynomad
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for local music and Cleere's appeared high on the list. Being a bank holiday we popped in during the afternoon to see if music was on tonight. We were assured that Cleere's had been running a Monday night session for 30 years...More

Thank Possumly
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We poped into this nice bar with intention to have something quick. We had a very tasty vegetables soup and a rich nice irish stew. Delicious. Both locals and tourists meet here for good environment and live music (we missed it cause we had to...More

Thank FrancescoBoglioni
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Looked up on the internet to see the best local bars in the area, and noticed this one was voted most friendliest. Right when we walked in the door two older gentlemen greeted us and we sat down with them for a while to learn...More

Thank Darcy D
Reviewed 10 April 2017

After a few pints at Kytler's we walked down the street & saw a pub with about 20 well-dressed people running out the door. Curiosity got to us so we walked over to see what was going on. It turns out there's a theater across...More

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Great traditional pub across from Watergate Theatre, very good selection of home made Irish food and a perfect pint of Guinness, what more could you want !

Thank Tonymur
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Has a couple nice pints of Guinness and a ham and cheese sandwich. Friendly bartender and great atmosphere. Highly recommend stopping in.

1  Thank dwinm
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This place isn't much to look at from the outside and is dated inside with respect to decor but the service and the atmosphere is outstanding. The back room theatre is cozy and functional for live music. Catch a live band here if you can.

Thank PoodlesPal
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