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Cafe Nostalgia Kilkenny

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€€ - €€€Irish, Cafe, European
Browne's 65 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 776 3374
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible23%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (7 reviews)
“garlic bread” (2 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European
€€ - €€€
Browne's 65 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I stopped here for take away sandwiches while spending a couple of hours in Kilkenny. When we arrived, we were directed to talk to Michael at the front of the store. He said he'd be happy to make the sandwiches to our...More

Thank SueyF2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

While waiting to check into our hotel we chanced upon what sounded like a nice restaurant. I ordered a panini with chicken and cheese and was happy enough with it. The salad on the side was delicious, nice coleslaw and a good dressing. Unfortunately hubby...More

Thank clinch56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Met some friends who go here alot. Ordered a sausage sandwich and a coke which cost €9.40. Included in that is a .50c charge for using my card as i didn't have any cash so had to go ahead. The sandwich was grand but the...More

Thank kartrav
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a pleasant afternoon tea and scone with jam, clotted cream, and butter with a pot of deep-steeped tea. Five euros. The seats outside have a great street-view of the Medieval Mile, and there is always interesting traffic. A rest top on our six-mile...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We visited as this cafe looked quirky and inviting but never again. Chairs and tables are dirty, toilet floor wet and dirty and the food was below par. Soup was tasteless with cheap supermarket brown bread. Pizza was small, processed and burnt. Scones were nice....More

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Liked the idea of a heated outdoor area. Ordered two seafood chowders. Not sure why they call them seafood chowders - got a coffee cup size portion of some white mess with a skin on it. Cream was split and the chowder was tasteless. There...More

Thank Caroline_0815
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Nostalgia is tastefully decorated with knickknacks and with a lot of thought. I loved the layout of the cafe - they have memorabilia from their travels I guess with beautiful messages ... The pretty cafe lives upto the pretty Kilkenny town. The food is awwwwesome...More

Thank mguha123
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

While the waitress was friendly and helpful. The food is horrible. My girlfriend actually sent her salmon back because of it tasted off and the lemon, to squeeze on the fish, she was given was frozen. My seafood chowder was nothing more then thick water...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My boyfriend and I stopped in here one afternoon for tea and scones. OMG so delicious. Just pure scones, cream, jam and tea. It was a perfect respite on a day spent busy touring. I highly recommend!

Thank Kaite99
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Called there today Sun 2nd July. This date will also be the vert last time. While the young waiter was lovely & friendly. The food was dire. Asked for fish n mash. Got some thing that resembled nothing more than a large fish finger. It...More

1  Thank maryH4178YT
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Browne's 65 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 776 3374
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