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Chapter 16

The Square | Silken Thomas, Kildare, Ireland
+353 45 522 232
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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The Square | Silken Thomas, Kildare, Ireland
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Decided last minute to go out for a bite to eat. We were able to get table thankful for 8pm on a Sunday. Good section on the al a carte menu. I being a fussy eater, could happily have picked a few dishes. I went...More

2  Thank John P
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Was here with a large group recently and the service nor the food was to my satisfaction. My friend and I had ordered steaks, which ended up being forgotten about, although the waitress did give us a glass of wine on the house as an...More

1  Thank Emq5005
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Really friendly and fast service - Robert couldn't have done any more for us. Went for the fresh cod and although it looked good the taste was disappointing. Others liked their dinners.

1  Thank Ciarrai2014
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended lovely restaurant, nice and tasty food, reasonable prices, great atmosphere, lovely interior look.

1  Thank 173katarzynat
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Went into Chapter 16 last night for something to eat, hadn't booked but were accommodated but on the proviso that they had the table back at 8pm which was fine with us. We ordered our meal both starters we're atrocious, my husband ordered a smoked...More

1  Thank Clogorrow
Caroline K, General Manager at Chapter 16, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Hi Clogorrow, I am so sorry to hear of your experience here in Chapter16 on Saturday evening, Our team of chefs appreciate all customer feedback and will review all your points to create and improve our dishes and I will discuss all other issues with...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Our dinner at Chapter 16 was quite nice. The menu has a bit of everything for all tastes, the food is good quality and the staff very friendly. The atmosphere is very relaxed and casual. Great option for a local dinner if you're in Kildare!

1  Thank Marla7
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Had the early bird after a day of shopping. Everything was top shelf, starters were great I had chowder it was so full of fish,scallops it was had to believe, for main I had tenderloin of beef with shrimp and chips excellent my parter had...More

1  Thank Bill S
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We had dinner here on Friday last as we were in Kildare and the restaurant looked nice and had many many good reviews! We ordered fish and a burger for mains. The burger was such poor quality (I reckon it was partially cooked, frozen and...More

1  Thank Mariao6
Reviewed 26 April 2017

dropped in for a meal after a meeting in Kildare village and was very surprised at the quality of the food and the service, there was a large number of covers but the staff seemed to handle all with ease. the food was very good...More

2  Thank kevmal
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We had our evening meal at Chapter 16 while staying at the Lord Edward. The food was lovely, the staff were polite and friendly. We would recommend this restaurant, and will return next time we are in Kildare.

1  Thank 82Angela
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 00:30
08:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square | Silken Thomas, Kildare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kildare  >  Kildare
  • Phone Number: +353 45 522 232
  • E-mail
For the ultimate night out why not dine in our restaurant Chapter 16 and enjoy a few drinks in Traditional Irish Bar Squires-Lils (Live Music), or Flanagan's Lounge - our Award Winning and Failte Ireland Approved establishment will cater for all your needs ensuring a quality experience and service with a smile. Later dance the night away in our award winning state of the art night club Tigerlily. Sleep it off in one of our 18 bedroom en-suite Lord Edward Accommodation. Whatever takes your fancy, our staff will be delighted to help.
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