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Fish Face

Upper Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 779 0648
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
“mushy peas” (6 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Upper Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 146 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was dining here with friends last night and left very satisfied. The food is delicious and reasonably priced. Excellent service and nice decor. I’ll definitely be back!

Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food very good and fast service lots to choose from staff are very pleasant. Reasonably priced worth a visit

Thank Emma K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fish was excellent. The menu had a variety of options from fish and chips, burgers, pasta with seafood, salads, surf and turf, milkshakes, and much much more. The restaurant was super clean and a warm, friendly environment. The fish is very fresh and they make...More

Thank Julia E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only got burgers and chips, but hands down the best food I have had in a long time. Their "coleslaw" is literally the only slaw I have ever liked and I am from the American South. The coup de gras has to be the...More

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When in Kilkenny for only 2 hours, what do you do? Find fresh fish. I found Fish Face. I loved the meal. I had one of the daily specials - pan fried plaice. It was excellent, as was the fresh salad. It also came with...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

It was a nice surprise. The restaurant was so clean and the owner/manager was really friendly. He even made me a custom dinner for what I wanted and it was delicious. It’s not liscensed but you can run around the corner and get a beer...More

Thank daisyroseymm
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Called in for a meal last Saturday. Eoghan welcomed us and talked us through the specials. He knows his stuff. B.Y.O.B. so I ran across the road to Delaney's for some wine. Food was fresh and delicious. Real chips. I'm not much of a fish...More

Thank SignalOrangeRS2k
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

If you want the freshest fish inland try Fish Face Kilkenny. Always fab and today the scallops and fresh pan fried plaice didn’t disappoint. Will return very soon.

Thank helenlaois
Reviewed 23 August 2018

First, the name of the restaurant caught our eye. Then we stopped for take out on an evening when we just didn't want the noise and crowds of the downtown area of Kilkenny. And we were delighted! We've had fish and chips often over the...More

Thank HappyCampers217
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Went with a very hungry family and we we’re expecting normal diner food but we were surprised with high quality seafood dishes. There is also more diner themed fish and chips and children’s dishes. Amazing chilli reduction sauce!

Thank Amanda B
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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$25
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
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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
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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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