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Breathnachs Bar Kilkenny

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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 1 July 2018
Western Ireland, Ireland
via mobile
Dinner/ Drinks

Had a wonderful dinner and Ahmed was excellant! Kind, informative, and extremely helpful server... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Sue V
via mobile
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  • Poor7%
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1 Jul 2018
“Late lunch visit”
9 Jun 2018
“Dinner/ Drinks”
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.
23/34 John Street Upper, Kilkenny R95 AXC9, Ireland
+353 56 775 6737
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here based on another TA review raving about the nachos. They were right, the nachos are phenomenal. Wings are quite nice too, crispy but not terribly greasy. Nachos, wings and two beer came to only €21, so definitely a good spot for budget travellers....More

Thank cmurray83
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had dinner in this lovely place and couldn't have asked for a better welcome.Ahmed is friendly, welcoming, efficent and professional. We had a lovely time and a delicious dinner, compliments to the chef Noel. Would definetely recommend and will return without hesitation.

1  Thank assumptableines
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Looked at this place as we went for an afternoon walk, and then checked it out on trip advisor. Have to say that we were delighted that we decided to go for dinner here. The staff, surroundings and the food were all excellent. From the...More

Thank Liampoole
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Dropped in to watch Gaa match with my wife and son ,decided to have dinner food was amazing and great value.Served by Ahmed was a true gentleman and made our autistic son relaxed and welcome.

2  Thank Greg M
Reviewed 8 July 2018 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

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

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

1  Thank straigjd
Reviewed 1 July 2018 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
Reviewed 24 June 2018 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
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
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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