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La Trattoria

) #76 of 173 Restaurants in Kilkenny €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza, Irish
84 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 777 0907
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (23 reviews)
“garlic bread” (6 reviews)
“italian food” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Irish
€€ - €€€
84 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful Italian food garlic pizza starts salmon pasta and spaghetti carbonara main courses All fantastic House wine. Montepulciano €19 All round Great Quality Food And intimate Place to go!

Thank patrick r
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Local, visit the restaurant regularly, and never ever been let down. Absolutely gorgeous! Recommend bruschetta and house special pasta. Would recommend to anyone who likes Italian food.

Thank hogiebearie
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We walked to, the waitress greeted us with little energy. She started to take us to our seat, I asked if upstairs was quieter, she said no. She took us to a side room, which was a little quieter. We sat for 10 or more...More

1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Don't know what's up with the bad reviews, but I really enjoyed my bruschetta and gnocchi. The owner was very nice and the service was friendly as well.

Thank clearing_boxer
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Yesterday I went out with some friend and we decided to eat to "Trattoria Da Giacomo".. Such Great Place!! Pasta, Pizza and dessert were amazing like in Italy, we had such good time by the chef Giacomo, the Service and the atmosphere!! Definitely...I suggest this...More

Thank Marco S
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Had heard that this was a lovely restaurant but things must have changed. Food was average at best, I was recommended the duck by the waitress which was very poor. We had children with us, two shared a pizza which was alright and got a...More

Thank KK-Mc2017
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We popped into La Trattoria for dinner and were put at a table in the window. The place was empty which should have been a giveaway. The service was stand offish and the food tasted like it was out of a can. Probably the least...More

Thank jackal8
Reviewed 29 March 2017

An absolute disgrace of a restaurant. Three friends and myself decided to go for a meal on a Monday evening. On arrival, we were not greeted with a polite manner. We took our seats. The menu was very aveage and the portions were very small....More

2  Thank Noelle M
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The food was excellent but the room was cold and the staff were not that friendly. Will not be returning.

Thank damienryanmitchell
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Really enjoyed this restaurant. Would go back to Kilkenny just to eat here, even the bruschetta was amazing

Thank Lainey1995
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 777 0907
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