We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kilpatrick's Publick House

€€ - €€€Irish, ,
130 E Seneca St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4356
+1 607-273-2632
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good36%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
“wings” (7 reviews)
Open Now
Irish, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
€€ - €€€
130 E Seneca St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4356
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (164)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff very friendly. Lots of locals. Great local beer selection. Fish and chips dinner was excellent.

Thank keekin
Reviewed 8 March 2018

The staff were friendly and welcoming. Good creative food with excellent drinks. Once servers busy we had to take turns for service. Waited to place order and then pay. Was a good thing we had the time. Overall good experience.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is a pleasant enough place to have a drink with friends, but don’t make the mistake of eating anything — not prevents the appetizers. I recently was there with a number of friends. The beers were fine. We then had a selection of appetizers...More

Thank saikungbob
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Food was great!! Great atmosphere great place to go for few drinks. The service was some of the worst we have ever had. The waiter was non existent-took our order never came back. We waited for almost 45 minutes for 2 sandwiches and an order...More

Thank mike_brookshire
Reviewed 15 December 2017

I have had two bad experiences here. The first time, I showed up for a trivia night. They told me that I was too early and told me to come back. When I came back, they said that they were too crowed and wouldn't let...More

Thank review123454321
Teri T, Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Dear 123454321, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments about two recent experiences with Kilpatrick's and I apologize for the inconveniences you faced. We work hard to make sure each guest is well taken care of and we failed to deliver good...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

For a football game day, the place was empty. Our pretzels and french onion soup was cold. The red osier sandwiches should really come with au jus on the side. The corned beef and cabbage was the biggest disappointed. As a very Irish lady, I...More

Thank 774annc
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Went to Kilpatrick's this past weekend for dinner during Ithaca College's Family Weekend. Food was good, service was good, ambiance was good. Overall we'd definitely go again, very pleased.

Thank MichelleCJ
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We stopped in because we were looking for an Irish pub and also were hoping to find somewhere in Ithaca to play trivia, and by happy accident it was trivia night at Kilpatrick's! The staff was enormously helpful, friendly and accommodating in spite of the...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Food was fresh and tasty. Service was good - our waiter was friendly. There is a parking garage located across the street that is free on weekends.

Thank Chitra P
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We loved the food , service and atmosphere of the place. We were so glad that we came. Good pub fare and not expensive though not cheap either.

Thank prasan68
Teri T, General Manager at Kilpatrick's Publick House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you Prasan68, we appreciate your business and hope to server you again soon. Teri Tarshus General Manager

Nearby HotelsSee all 22 hotels in Ithaca
Hilton Garden Inn Ithaca
898 reviews
.04 km away
Ithaca Marriott Downtown on the Commons
87 reviews
.21 km away
Argos Inn
72 reviews
.32 km away
The Hotel Ithaca
47 reviews
.37 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Le Cafe Cent-Dix
161 reviews
.12 km away
Just a Taste
467 reviews
.10 km away
Mahogany Grill
507 reviews
.12 km away
Mia Tapas Bar and Restaurant
192 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cascadilla Gorge Trail
126 reviews
.37 km away
State Theatre of Ithaca
63 reviews
.25 km away
Ithaca Commons
129 reviews
.11 km away
The History Center
16 reviews
.42 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kilpatrick's Publick House staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Irish, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 E Seneca St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4356
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-273-2632
  • E-mail
Kilpatrick’s Publick House is a traditional Irish pub featuring authentic Irish-inspired and American cuisine. Our bar offers classic cocktails, Finger Lakes wines, and the most extensive draft list in the area, with 21 taps. Located next to the Hilton Garden Inn of Ithaca, we consider ourselves to be a “place for everyone,” catering not just to a steady bar crowd, but also to families and business travelers who are visiting the area.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing