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Left Bank

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 775 0016
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
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Open Now
12:00 - 00:00 Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 780 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were on a tour bus and we had a two hour stop in Kilkenny. Our tour guide/ driver recommended Left Bank for lunch and we were not disappointed. The interior of the building is uniquely decorated, the staff is friendly and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank fsuash1020
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent NYE here, was very busy but plenty space. Really enjoyed the atmosphere downstairs, upstairs was more of a nightclub which didn't suit us. Really good cocktails and a great place to ring in the new year even if the DJ did the countdown...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Laura C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I worked in this building when it was a bank. What a transformation. Thought €4 for a handful of chips rather pricey though

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mourneman0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently visited Kilkenny and on arriving headed to the Left Bank for a spot of lunch. This was my third time there and will keep going back - great food lovely atmosphere. All three ladies had the crispy duck salad with a lovely bottle...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lottyf1962
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had our New Year's day lunch in the Left Bank, and if the rest of the year goes as well for us we will be doing fine. Loved the entrance to this French-styled restaurant, all dark wood, chandeliers and beautiful mirrors. The bar was quite...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank noel k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I used to like the left bank but I feel its now gone just too big to work. We popped in for some lunch at 2.30 and asked for racing in Lepardstown to be turned on... There was nothing on the TV at the time...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Borristourist
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, I am sorry to hear you had a negative experience with us. We strive to provide an excellent level of customer service so I am surprised to hear this. We do however have to prioritise certain sporting events over others due to demand. I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Left bank in Kilkenny one of my favorites very classy restaurant with great customer service. You will never be disappointed by they food. Good menu, great seating choices over looking the amazing book shelves wines & other spirits. Lit with chandeliers and wooden seats muah...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank milaisoke
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review Left Bank. We are delighted to hear you had an enjoyable experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Organised my work Christmas party through Ceriann for 60 people. She was so helpful from start to finish. The area we were in was brilliant, staff were all friendly. A great night was had by all. Great spot, we will definitely be back. Thank youMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank _aislingbyrne1
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review Left Bank. We are delighted to hear you & your party enjoyed your night with us. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to Ceriann. We hope to welcome you back again next Christmas...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nicely placed at the corner of The High Street and The Parade, the Left Bank should be hard to miss. But, during the daylight hours, it sort of blends in and disappears in the blur of neighbouring shops, hotels, offices and the like. The Left...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DUSTY B
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review. We are delighted to hear you appreciated our interior, as we were nominated the best designed bar in Ireland last year. So we love to hear kind comments on our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t recommend this place enough. Food was OUTSTANDING 👌. Very helpful with a young child too. Make sure you visit!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kriston F
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review Left Bank. We are delighted to hear you had a positive experience with us. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards,

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Breda48
6 October 2018|
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Response from Normy21 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah they do
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Jennifer R
20 January 2018|
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Response from Tonymur | Reviewed this property |
Yes ! Very good live music ! Monday night / Sunday evening Friday nights
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:30
Saturday
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 775 0016
  • E-mail
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