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The River Room

The K Club, Straffan, Ireland
+353 1 601 7200
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, European
The K Club, Straffan, Ireland
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

This is one of the 2 main restaurants within the K Club, it's used for breakfast and for overflow when The Byerley Turk is full. The room, during the day, is beautifully lit by natural sunlight and makes for a great relaxing place for your...More

Thank BreezeRidge3
Reviewed 12 January 2018

The room is too small for a buffet breakfast, not enough room for staff or guests to be successful. And what sort of full Irish breakfast doesn't have potato bread

Thank PaulRathfriland
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Dinner was amazing loved the Garlic prawns and the fillet of beef Cooked to perfection To finish off with we shared the rice pudding Thank you

1  Thank minder888
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The breakfast here is ok as long as you aren't here when a big group or convention is in the hotel. Staff sat us and other couples in an adjoining room because we weren't part of the convention. Unfortunately, they forgot about us. Was definitely...More

1  Thank jkochi
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Fantastic full Irish Breakfast! White pudding and sausages were out of this world! fantastic kids menu as well for dinners

Thank HKhiker
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is beautiful and tastefully decorated. Pricing is on the high side especially on alcohol. The dishes are very well presented, ingredients fresh, taste ok - not spectacular but tasty and fresh. Service is hit and miss - I guess efficiency of service depends...More

Thank mosto
Reviewed 2 June 2017

we had a great meal, very leisurely and with amazing service. the food was incredible as was the wine suggestions!

Thank sdlibra
Reviewed 24 May 2017

ate here as part of a 2 night break......food while expensive was top quality....really goods attentive service all be it a little slow

Thank lgattridge
Reviewed 26 April 2017

You can tell that the management here understand that the customer is important. The staff at this restaurant and the hotel in general can be seen really making an effort. What makes it special is that they work hard while remaining laid back, interacting with...More

1  Thank X P
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The choice was excellent. The food was cooked to perfection and beautifully presented. It was served by a most pleasant, friendly waitress. Couldn't ask for more.

Thank crosscol
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Response from Aughlin | Reviewed this property |
No. But most would dress smart casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The K Club, Straffan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kildare  >  Straffan
  • Phone Number: +353 1 601 7200
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