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The Quay | Waterside Guesthouse, Graiguenamanagh, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 59 972 4246
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A clean & comfortable little restaurant on the quayside overlooking the river. A simple menu but offering wholesome food. Lovely.

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Thank Teresa C
County Roscommon, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The location was great beside the River Barrow. The latte could have done with an extra expresso. It was not possible to get a cold scone as they were "not baked" today and were frozen. Could only have a warm one (presumably microwaved) - but it tasted good

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Thank Tommy R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

A lovely, relaxed, and friendly lunch stop. Amazing location, in a beautiful town. No hot food available in the late afternoon, but the 'Blaa's' (soft, floured white rolls) we're huge, tasty, well stuffed, and more than filled the gap. Importantly, the coffee was hot, and fresh. Modern and clean, housed in a stunning, period building on the river, this is... More 

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Thank Daniel W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The food and location was amazing, the service was excellent. It was a perfect lunch, in a perfect place. Love it

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Thank Joanie T
sunsearcher2009
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stopped off for tea and scones in the beautiful morning Sunshine on a Tuesday morning in mid October, lovely outdoor seating area on the waterfront, very friendly and helpful service and very reasonable price for a pot of tea and lovely warm scones, will call again.

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Thank sunsearcher2009
County Wexford, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have been here for many meals and dropped in for coffee recently. Excellent coffee and service with some nice Madeira Apple and cream.

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Thank Pat H
Brisbane
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We had dinner with our friends in the Waterside, service was prompt and staff were friendly and informative, portions were not too big and not too small and food was excellent

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Thank BrisbaneDeano
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Looked really promising, great location, absolutely stunning decor but food was a let down and the service wasnt on par.

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Thank Rowan911
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Our only regret was that it was only open at weekends at the time of our visit. Very good food, well presented.

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Thank bigalcw
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Extended stay for a family wedding we enjoyed the best room - 15 - top floor with super views. Breakfasts were superb. Brian and the team were extremely helpful and kindly opened the restaurant - excellent salmon - for ten of us to recharge before hitting Doyle's for a second post wedding Guinness sampling evening.

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Thank Sussexhallams

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, European
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay | Waterside Guesthouse, Graiguenamanagh, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny  >  Graiguenamanagh
  • Phone Number: +353 59 972 4246

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?