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Marshs Street, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 772 4916
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“steak” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (7 reviews)
“antipasti” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Marshs Street, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for lunch with friends and when I saw the reviews I was expecting something great. Unfortunately, even if the food was good (Fish and chips, Creme brulee) it was not great. The atmosphere of the restaurant is however very nice and the service...More

Thank Marie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 10 who had a variety of dishes. Starters of beef carpaccio, cured salmon, sauteed prawn special...all delicious. But the real star of the show was the rib eye steaks. Mouth watering, perfectly seasoned and cooked. The staff were lovely especially...More

Thank Mully13
Reviewed 26 January 2018

What can I say! BASSETTS RESTAURANT ticks all the boxes for me, I have had the pleasure of dining here on a few occasions now , and whether it is for a romantic meal with my wife, a celebration with friends and family, or just...More

Thank patrick l
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

I found a new best in Ireland. Visited bassets last Thursday with my partner and 3 friends. This was my first visit and definitely won't be my last. The decor was ok staff were great, food was amazing. Best steak I ever tasted cooked perfectly...More

Thank Eanna m
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Awesome food 😃 awesome service 😁 great for families ... happy people .... plenty to choose from.. you’d have to be really fussy if you couldn’t see anything on the menu to satisfy your taste buds

Thank elizabeth m
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Special menu for NY's eve...really good, plus a tasty 'amuse bouchée' , and complimentary glass of bubbly. Had prawns to start, very nice, someone had the goat's cheese starter which they liked also. Main course was Monkfish, Steak, and Haloumi ...we had the steak and...More

Thank 648casey
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We were staying in mount Juliet for a few nights just before Christmas, we rang for a table and not only got a booking but John the owner organised transport to and from the hotel.the food was very good as was the service, the menu...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We both ordered steak as it seemed to be a speciality in Bassetts. My partner had the 16 oz 65 day aged rib eye, whereas I had a meagre 10 oz! We were advised on how it would be best eaten i.e. medium rare as...More

Thank Nesta K
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Fantastic dinner at Bassett's. Very accommodating and top advice on the wine. We all enjoyed our meals and the restaurant had a very good atmosphere. Would certainly recommend to all.

Thank Nic L
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely place. Beautifully decorated with great food! The staff were so friendly and helpful and were able to accommodate for my food intolerances (gluten and lactose). I opted for the smoked trout starter and hake catch of the day for mains which were...More

Thank Rachel O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marshs Street, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny  >  Thomastown
  • Phone Number: +353 56 772 4916
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