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Matt The Millers Bar & Restaurant

€€ - €€€Irish, ,
1 John Street Lower | Kilkenny City, Kilkenny R95 PY7D, Ireland
+353 56 776 1696
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“guinness stew” (24 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 John Street Lower | Kilkenny City, Kilkenny R95 PY7D, Ireland
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Reviewed 9 November 2011

Had a very good lunch here,food and drinks are reasonable,can be a bit noisy at weekends but if you are young its just what you want.

Thank charlieeDublin
Reviewed 1 November 2011

The food here is great. It's tradition with us now to visit here on the morning after a mad one out in Kilkenny. Always enjoy it and the staff are excellent.

Thank LostGirly
Reviewed 31 October 2011

Have eaten here on numerous occasions! Have a wonderful menu with so many options. Great for lunch! Lovely pub with a great atmosphere! Upstairs room suitable for dinner for a large party! Very reasonably priced

2  Thank LaoisIrishgirl
Reviewed 30 October 2011

This was our first lunch in Ireland on our March visit and thanks to my wife's notes I can report that the food was good, including a mushroom tart, parsnip soup, bruschetta with buffalo mozzerella cheese, and a tuna melt sandwich. We each had a...More

1  Thank Donald E
Reviewed 21 September 2011

We visted Matt the Millers on our summer trip, great atmosphere, live music after 9pm most evenings. The food is exceptionally good quality, and great value compared to other restraunts in Kilkenny. serves a good pint of Guiness as well.

2  Thank xofyor
Reviewed 15 September 2011

We had our 30th anniversary dinner at Matt the Millers. Lamb shank was great. Bar area was crowded with the Hurling Finals celebration, but the upper restaurant area was open and very comfortable.

2  Thank BobG78
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Patricia S
30 June 2018|
Response from Ray B | Reviewed this property |
Yes what time?
David B
3 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from KKgal1 | Reviewed this property |
They’re open 7 days a week and have live music every day from 6.30pm with Irish music followed most nights by a live band and dj
Michelle D
19 February 2018|
Response from MattTheMillers | Property representative |
We close at 12am on Sunday, with a late bar to 2am on Bank Holiday Sundays. We have live music daily from 6pm. Hopefully we'll see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 John Street Lower | Kilkenny City, Kilkenny R95 PY7D, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 776 1696
  • E-mail
Matt The Millers Bar & Restaurant is a perfect location for your meal, private parties and festive occasions. We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as an extensive drinks menu, with a high service standards that we strive to deliver in every area of our operation. Recently awarded Ireland's Best Music Pub...We have Traditional Irish Music every evening along with more music on select nights of the week. For private parties, we can put any one of our five bars at your disposal and we are happy to do as much, or as little as you need us to do to make your party a huge success. Every effort is made to ensure that our extensive menus of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are constantly updated to make sure that every taste is catered for. Our extensive food menu is also available at the bars. So, whatever you're looking for and whenever you want it - you can rest assured that it's waiting for you at Matt the Millers' Main Bar.
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