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Fish Face

Upper Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 779 0648
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (11 reviews)
“mushy peas” (6 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
Irish, Seafood, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Upper Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just had a great family meal out in Kilkenny. Great choice of seafood and tempting specials. I had a cod and calamari combo with minty peas and homemade tartare sauce. Attentive service and left feeling like it was money well spent.

Thank 358alison
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went with family and two kids and everyone’s meal was yummy. We had fish and chips which were super fresh. The kids had a chicken burger and a hotdog and everything was perfect. The decor is simple and great pictures of Dunmore East dotted...More

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was so reasonably priced! Food was absolutely incredible. Only downside was only one waiter who seemed stressed a little. Other than that definitely worth a visit. Heads up, they only have a wine license, no beer.

Thank macisollie
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Great honest food. Great honest service. From a bunch of London caterers. Thank you for making us feel welcome

Thank mazurs590
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

This was my second trip to Fish Face. The first time I loved it and it did not disappoint on this occasion. Fish Face is a bright, clean and modern looking restaurant. The interior has a nice wooden floor and funky decorations. The waiter was...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Anybody travelling to Kilkenny this place is a must, plenty of parking onsite, nice decor on the inside and service was brilliant! We ordered two fish & chips along with garlic bread with cheese for starters and desert. food was fresh and hot and very...More

Thank Dale M
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal in this restaurant. The fish is excellent, portion size is good and great value. Owen the manager runs a great show service was friendly and efficient. Will definitely be back as it's the only restaurant I know in Kilkenny which has...More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here numerous times and also have had takeaway and it has fast become my favourite restaurant! I’m not a lover of fish but their battered prawns are to die for and they always have tasty specials that smell lovely. The food is as...More

Thank KarinaLunaflics
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

This place had the nicest fish ever. I had cod goujons and sweet potato fries. Both were lovely. Very reasonably priced and great service too.

Thank Emma A
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch on a Sunday. The food, especially the fish and chips, was amazing. Great, friendly service too, and a good atmosphere and decor.

1  Thank Marla7
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Josephine M
1 March 2017|
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Josephine its located on Cootes Lane where the old Mc Donalds used to be
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upper Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 779 0648
  • E-mail
Fish Face is a modern restaurant specialising in fresh seafood and the finest local steak. Fish Face has unrivalled wholesale access to the widest range of fresh seafood, courtesy of their partner company Seatrade, fish wholesaler. Fish Face Takeaway is open seven days a week, quality fish and chips plus a whole lot more!
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