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Left Bank

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 775 0016
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (8 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 714 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a busy modern bar which is in the center of Kilkenny great atmosphere.They offer a very good selection of drinks.

Thank padraig T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a great lunch for family of 5. The good serves is a real gourmet, very special and very tasty. We had the pie, the roast duck salad, fish and chicken. Great choose for lunch or dinner.

Thank Nir Z
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Big place. Not much going on on Tuesday. Bar across the street was more lively. Maybe an off night. Lots of young locals.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a party of 5 people, met by lovely efficient staff in the bar and showed through to the Restaurant which was beautifully decorated. Really impressive! shown to our table. Here we did have to wait a little longer than I expected before being...More

Thank deekernan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our food, as well as Dingle gin and tonic served with lime and a lovely sprig of rosemary. The setting is warm and beautiful. French tones, including live jazz music if you like that. (We were glad of the lower noise level after...More

Thank BarbaraJCK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in here for a quick bite to eat on a business trip. Nice food, good service and reasonably priced.

Thank pat g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here twice but we’ve never eaten . However the atmosphere is brilliant, very good bar staff and an impressive list of gins which we enjoyed mightily

Thank EileenBM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from a fab weekend in Kilkenny! A group of 9 of us ladies enjoyed a fab hen party weekend down here! As part of our trip we had a cocktail making class in the Left Bank with the rather charming cocktail maker and...More

Thank Karen L
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, It is always fantastic to hear when our Parties have had such an amazing time with us. So thank you very much for sharing your experience. Anthony is quite the character & I will be sure to pass on all of your lovely compliments...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We met friends here about 17 hrs and it's a very inviting place . If you get a window seat the windows open up letting fresh air and good atmosphere. We ate here also even though we had a pre booked another place . We...More

Thank Michael D
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you so much for taking the time to review Left bank. We love to get our customers feedback & it is always great to hear when they've had such a positive experience with us. We hope to welcome you back sometime in the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the left bank on a monday night after dinner for a couple drinks and to our surprise there was a band setting up to play. Not sure of the bands name but they put on a great show and were really lively and made...More

Thank Normy21
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, We love to hear all of our customers feedback so thank you for taking the time to review us. Every Monday night we have two of our finest local musicians Davey Cashin & Pete Fagan come together for a very special gig in Left...More

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Jennifer R
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
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
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