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Breathnachs Bar Kilkenny

23/34 John Street Upper, Kilkenny R95 AXC9, Ireland
+353 56 775 6737
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Was visiting Kilkenny and found a lovely pub called Breathnach's John's Street Kilkenny.I found... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ann D
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Late lunch visit

Great atmosphere! Ahmed was super friendly and helpful. Fun place to watch sports with the locals... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
straigjd
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Western Ireland, Ireland
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Typical Irish pub with bar food and restaurant adjoining bar.live music every Sunday in the summer and twice a month on Saturdays.Function area upstairs catering for all types of events with full bar.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
2 weeks ago
“Late lunch visit”
9 Jun 2018
“Dinner/ Drinks”
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23/34 John Street Upper, Kilkenny R95 AXC9, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was visiting Kilkenny and found a lovely pub called Breathnach's John's Street Kilkenny.I found good food & excellent music & excellent service.The bar person Ahmed & Christine who very very attentive & professional. I would like to thank them & Noel the chef, for the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere! Ahmed was super friendly and helpful. Fun place to watch sports with the locals. Food was great too!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to watch the match, decided to eat here as food being served looked good. We were served by Ahmed. Couldn't meet a nicer person very friendly and efficient at his job. We both tried the burgers. They were delicious and good value. Will definitely...More

1  Thank Ann Marie M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, beautiful food and great value especially with a family of six. Ahmed a gent so welcoming. Will definitely be back and recommend to friends.

1  Thank Fiona P
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner and Ahmed was excellant! Kind, informative, and extremely helpful server! Thank you for a wonderfull evening!

1  Thank Sue V
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Went in for steak dinner. Dinner lovely and bar staff (Ahmed) was very friendly and helpful. He told us he was 4th In world cocktail maker and Cosmopolitan was beautiful. Would come back.

1  Thank Emma M
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Eat here and food and service very good.Had a good time in Kilkenny. Ahmed is a asset always looked after us well.Kids were all happy.

Thank deys a
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Dropped in here to have lunch. Had piri piri roast chicken. It was delicious. And the chips that accompanied it were fantastic. The seasoning on them was yum. Ahmed the bartender/waiter was excellent. So friendly and courteous. I'll definitely be back on my next visit...More

1  Thank Dar343
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Dropped in here to get a quick meal before going to a gig in Langtons. Place was very busy with only one staff member Ahmet (amazing) covering bar and floor. Despite this we had a great meal served very efficiently by the aforementioned Ahmed. We...More

1  Thank John C
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious. Very relaxing atmosphere and Ahmed was an excellent waiter. Very friendly and helpful. Will certainly return.

1  Thank Deirdre W
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