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The Marble City Bar

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66 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
3537761143
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09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Recently had breakfast with friends, poached eggs came out as boiled egg in shell rolling around the plate. Toasted bacon sandwich was soggy and lacking in any flavour (except salt). Service was friendly but disorganised. Breakfast was only made better by the laughs we had at the food presented to us

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Carlow, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here for a quick bite to eat with the kids (4 & 7), ended up paying over 50€ (not including drinks) for the food.

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1 Thank Ken P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loved the environment. I had the chicken wrap... absolutely great stuffing. Will be back someday again 😊

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2 Thank Aayush A
Kilkenny, Ireland
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Regular lunch and dinner spot in town. Burgers are amazing, but great menu choices all around so something for everyone.

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2 Thank joanneontheroad
Paris, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Service was quick and efficient. Food was very good, even if a little overcooked. The choice was large enough and we apreciated averything except desert (the cheesecake was tasteless with a sourcream texture). Very good lunch.

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2 Thank Odile_12
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure of dining in the Marble City bar and restaurant today and I must say that I had forgotten that such beautiful food is available in Kilkenny. The menu is comprehensive and is very reasonably priced. I will be back that is for sure.

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2 Thank Martin F
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Having just arrived in Kilkenny we popped into Marble city bar to grab a quick bite. The tea coffee and cake were all good, and the place was warm and welcoming on a cold damp January afternoon.

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2 Thank WigTill
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

On a cold January day, looking for somewhere to eat, myself and the better half ambled down High Street Kilkenny,a street full of little cafes and restaurants.For some reason the Marble City Bar took our fancy, and were we glad it did. A small enclosed seating area for smokers who ate at the same time opened onto a restaurant with... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is some of the best fish and chips I've had. Located right on Main Street. Really cool restaurant but it's very busy.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Place looked nice and prices were higher than average. But the food was awful. I ordered ceasar salad, but the chicken was so bad that I couldn't eat all of it. For my surprise, salad also included chips, they tasted very bad too. Wine was ok.

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Thank Jenni N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Contemporary, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: 3537761143
Description
Winner of Best Gastro Pub in Kilkenny for the last 4 years! 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015. Situated within walking distance from Langton House Hotel, The Marble City Bar & Tea Rooms is one the oldest public houses in the County it has still retained many of the original features and exudes a warm & friendly atmosphere. The Marble City Bar is a favourite with locals and residents alike, offering extensive menus boasting the very best in fresh local Irish produce and service. Food is served from 9am - 10pm daily Down stairs and situated on a bustling pedestrianised shopping street is the The Marble City Tea Rooms. An ideal meeting spot with both indoor and outdoor seating areas it is the perfect setting in which to experience a varied selection of international coffees and teas, cakes and pastries along with a full and comprehensive menu. Food is served from 9am - 9:30pm daily

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