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Breathnachs Bar Kilkenny

23/34 John Street Upper, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 775 6737
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Nachos to die for

My husband and I were on a bus tour of Ireland in summer 2016. The group stopped in Kilkenny for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Beth D
Jacksonville, Florida
Unexpected surprise

We were in Kilkenny for the Kilkenomics event and hadn't tried this place. We had fish pie... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Glandore, 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.
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  • Very good10%
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  • Terrible30%
5 days ago
“Nachos to die for”
12 Nov 2017
“Unexpected surprise”
23/34 John Street Upper, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 775 6737
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I were on a bus tour of Ireland in summer 2016. The group stopped in Kilkenny for lunch and we stopped in for lunch. Fantastic experience! The waitress was pleasant and the restaurant was clean. We shared an order of steak nachos...More

Thank Beth D
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We were in Kilkenny for the Kilkenomics event and hadn't tried this place. We had fish pie - delicious - and it came with a complementary dish of mussels, salad and chips. All exceptionally good and exceptionally well priced. We went back to their place...More

Thank antijean
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Avoid at all costs. The disabled bathroom is a disgrace and should be shut down by health and safety . As for the food - don't go there. Trust me and don't enter.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We ordered the fillet steak. It was all fat ,the onions and mushrooms were cold and the chips were well over cooked. We were the only ones in the establishment I can see why. AVOID!!!!

Thank nolsui
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Wonderful time at Reunion with Leather n Lace playing. Music fantastic, drinks flowing. What an awful shame DISABLED TOILET ABSOLUTELY DISGUSTING. It was not from regular use, it was absolutely filthy and smelly. Grime on floor and walls horrendous. Health & Safety should visit venue...More

Thank sheelagh c
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Four of us went to this bar for lunch and ordered the daily special which was chicken and pork roast . It was so bad I asked the waitress if it was even cooked today or was it yesterday's leftovers that had been reheated ....More

2  Thank elainegeraldine
Reviewed 10 January 2016

I got dinner here on the tuesday after christmas 29 dec and i am sorry to say it was one of the worst dinners i have ever gotten if not the worst the potatoes even had a crust on them. It certainly was not fresh...More

1  Thank rockzireland
Reviewed 21 September 2015

My husband and I recently visited Kilkenny and had a bite to eat and a drink at Breathnachs on September 5, 2015. It was our first pub to stop into on our trip across Ireland. The staff was very welcoming and friendly. The menu was...More

Thank Natalia C
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I were stopping through Kilkenny and were looking for a nice little place to eat when we came upon Breathnachs. It seemed like its family ran and owned which was great. Everyone knew everyone in the place which was nice to see....More

1  Thank danimal9000
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Had a lovely steak in Breathnach's today for lunch. I was in the sister premises Bodega next door recently and decided to give the pub itself a try. Plenty of space, lots of tellys to watch sport or the news and the menu is very...More

Thank Kieran O
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