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The Marble City Bar

€€ - €€€, Irish,
66 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Contemporary, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
66 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I came in the staff was straight away very friendly and accommodating. My order was taken in a timely manner and correctly. Salad was very tasty with good size portions.

3  Thank Cara E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just came out after having brunch and I must say that one the service was terrible, and the food was mediocre at best. The waitress didn’t speak English which isn’t a problem as this can be worked around but she didn’t seem to care to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is up a flight of stairs. The dining area is well appointed and cozy. Service was excellent and timely. Our meals were out in a good time. The salmon "sandwich", was very tasty. It is served open faced with a very nice mix...More

3  Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything you want, good food, friendly staff and local beer. Went twice as it was so good and very central.

2  Thank Global816889
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I recently attend a meeting in kilkenny and when I was finished I was taken to marble city bar for a spot of lunch by my boss ! We had the curry and the club sambo ! Both were amazing and served nicely by our...More

2  Thank Cutche
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We stopped here for dinner and were pleased. The food was very good, the service was okay and the atmosphere was pleasant. It is a busy place, so it can get a bit loud, but all in all, a good experience. I would recommend this...More

2  Thank Madhawk
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Always such good food and service when I come into Marble City! The specials are always great and the menu caters for everyone! We had the sea bass, and bacon and cabbage specials and then the curry! Really enjoyed! Love how homemade and fresh everything...More

5  Thank Neev B
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Usually visit on Friday with my parents for either breakfast or the coffee and scones. Everything is fresh and a great atmosphere. Nice to see the same staff all the time too. Tea rooms downstairs can be a bit squashed so we prefer it up...More

4  Thank Evee1982
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We went for lunch with family. So... the hamburger was bland and properly tasteless. The fish&chips was anything but homemade. It tasted like cheap supermarket frozen garbage. Even the peas were frozen, and fries were worse than your low level fast food. However it WAS...More

Thank Juliana B
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Arrived here for a quick bite and enjoyed what we had. Party of 4 and two of us opted for the special .Two courses for €19.50. Good food Great value. The service was great. Service with a smile. All in all very good.

1  Thank Michael N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
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
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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