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The Abbey Bar & Venue Kilkenny

€€ - €€€, Irish,
1 Water Gate | Parliament Street, Kilkenny R95 KT04, Ireland
+353 56 781 6880
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Aug 2016
“21st birthday party”
22 Aug 2016
“Highly recommended ”
Open Now
10:30 - 23:30 Hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Irish, Bar, Pub, European
PRICE
€€ - €€€
LOCATION
1 Water Gate | Parliament Street, Kilkenny R95 KT04, Ireland
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Had my son Adams 21st birthday party here and we had a fantastic night. The DJ was brilliant and played a selection of music that we all enjoyed. Management excellent and staff very friendly. I would recommend the Abbey for any family occasions or even...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Mariepratt44
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Called in during the euros to watch the Ireland game. Was provided with complimentary food and crisps for the kids. Very friendly staff and quick service,couldn't ask for more.Returned a few times since on nights out,and service was excellent again.consistently friendly with great atmosphere

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Bazdel
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Went to this pub for a few pints on a Monday night and the place was great ..the manager there Eamon was very helpful and poured the perfect pint ..will definetly be back there again soon.

Date of visit: August 2016
2  Thank MichaelS7361
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Had my sons 21st here in July met the manager eamon and couldn't do enough food was spot on exactly wat we wanted and dj played everything great price lovely pub

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Mush M
DSDMKLtd, Owner at The Abbey Bar & Venue Kilkenny, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Thanks so much - see you again soon

Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyable time with local people...helpfull staff and an atmosphere to match any irish bar ive been...10/10 keep it up guys....

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Eoghan B
DSDMKLtd, Manager at The Abbey Bar & Venue Kilkenny, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Excellent thank you so much see you very soon

Reviewed 7 August 2016

had a night here there was a band on although told they played soul/motown it was the blues still they were good the bar girls were very friendly and never waited long for a drink its alovely friendly place 5 mins from the madness of...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank menherDublin
DSDMKLtd, General Manager at The Abbey Bar & Venue Kilkenny, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Thank you very much - hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great night here in the Abbey with the wonderful bar staff Zarina and Denise, they ate very knowledgeable on all of the products, don't forget to tip

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Curiosity228950
DSDMKLtd, General Manager at The Abbey Bar & Venue Kilkenny, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Great glad you enjoyed and welcome back anytime

Reviewed 3 August 2016

We were here late on a Sunday night and enjoyed great beers and the lively entertainment of a 5 piece band playing contemporary Irish folk music.

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank travelingalval
DSDMKLtd, Manager at The Abbey Bar & Venue Kilkenny, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Great! Thank so much - see you again very soon

Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We had a blast! Great service and good conversation with locals. It was somewhere we'd come back to. Thanks a lot, Ken! 👌🏻👌🏻

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank gottago87625
DSDMKLtd, Owner at The Abbey Bar & Venue Kilkenny, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Thanks Ken see you again!!!

Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Had a cracking breakfast it was lovely and the staff were very friendly il defo come again the beer is beautiful aswell perfectly chilled :)

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Danny W
DSDMKLtd, General Manager at The Abbey Bar & Venue Kilkenny, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2016

Thank you so much - see you again spread the good word :)

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Cuisine
Gastropub, Irish, Bar, Pub, European
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 23:00
Monday
10:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 23:30
Thursday
10:30 - 23:30
Friday
10:30 - 00:30
Saturday
10:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Water Gate | Parliament Street, Kilkenny R95 KT04, Ireland (Formerly O'Ceallaigh's Bar)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 781 6880
  • E-mail
Description
Casual Bar Food Menu. Irish cuisine with specials from other cultures. Simple, fresh yet tasty served at the bar & tables while you relax... from a selection of fresh or toasted sandwiches, loaded panini's, soup of the day, to nacho's & chilli, spicy wings to burgers & fries. Pint & pizza options ;) Daytime Irish specials. Individual & sharing plates plus group platters.
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