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Cafe 22

22 Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 89 969 5273
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“lamb stew” (4 reviews)
“potato salad” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
22 Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for lunch always enjoy the food here - busy spot but always good! Fab salads great service!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lottyf1962
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We only had a limited amount of time in Kilkenny because we were on a tour, so we decided to get a quick bite to eat. We stopped at café 22 and had two ham and cheese sandwiches which were very good. The service could...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank justme2Georgia
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We bumped into this café for a small lunch whilst wandering through Kilkenny. A mixed lunch menu and a mixed entourage. A bit of Allan Poe type, old-fashioned English tea house mixed with an Irish lounge. Attentive and quick personnel, used to work with non-native...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ortwin
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We went for a breakfast and really really enjoyed it. Fantastic, fresh food with perfect coffee, smiling staff. Full irish only 9.95 incl tea or coffee. Right price. Very cosy and peaceful place with relaxing music. Would definitely go there again.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank iwonar467
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Great service, excellent price, support for an allergic child. Beef and Guinness stew and curry - highly recommended.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Aine B
Reviewed 5 June 2018

A nice, relaxing cafe in the middle of the city. Perfect, if you want somewhere to go for lunch. The food was very tasty and the staff were very friendly and helpful.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Rona K
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

The waffles, scrambled eggs, and Toast that we ordered for breakfast were super delicious. Especially those waffles, they were soft and yummy.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Widya D
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This has to be one of my fravourite places to go for tea after a bit of shopping. The owners and staff are always so friendly and accomodating with whatever you ask them. They have the best lemon meringue in the city i think.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Frances A
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

A short stop for lunch in this restaurant The food was simple but good,and spicy if you like it. And service very cheerful A place to go if you want a simple and tasty stop

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Jerome L
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

This was a great lunch and the staff really looks out after you here.Attention to detail is paid and the service was fast. The interior is average but the meal was quite good but a bit pricey when compared to U.S. prices for the same...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank KweqSmanit
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
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08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 89 969 5273
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