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La Rivista

22 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 777 1666
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (59 reviews)
“cheesecake” (21 reviews)
“carbonara” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Italian, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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22 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We followed advice from TripAdvisor and we were right. Place is quite, staff welcome us in a great way giving to our kids draw to color. And last but not least, the food was delicious. Please don’t hesitate to have a nice evening there.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Early bird still available on Fridays up to 10pm which is a bonus. We had chicken wings to start and pasta as main. The carbonara and bolognese were delicious. Washed down with an Italian red wine. The staff were extremely courteous and helpful. Place was...More

Thank Garry O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in Kilkenny on business and visited this restaurant on my own for the early bird. It is a pleasant, nicely appointed restaurant serving mostly Italian food. There were some offers for early bird, wine and dine for two and 2 and three course...More

Thank TrixieClare_Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this restaurant!! The owners and staff are just lovely... always happy and cheerful.and delighted to welcome you and engage in conversation and to have a laugh and make the customers feel at home. The food is.simply amazing here. Superbly presented and good portions...More

Thank kingdom_warrior98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a return visit to our much loved Kilkenny city this weekend, we are in La Rivista. The food as always was excellent and service fantastic. Lovely menu for children and nice relaxed atmosphere for our young family. Aisling was so kind to our two...More

Thank Farrellfamily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

2nd night to eat in La Rivista excellent in every way. Will highly recommend to anyone travelling this way. Good Food beautifully presented and friendly staff what more fo you need Thanks from Ballymena

Thank E&JMcMillen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was greated at the door by a lovely lady very welcoming and friendly. We got early bird which was great value the food was served in good time and it was savage. Got dessert and cup tea which was also very nice. Would recommend if...More

Thank Cathal C
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Had a really enjoyable meal here. Nice casual atmosphere. Had 3 courses but dessert was outstanding, crunchie cheesecake and fudge Sunday was divine. Will definitely be back.

Thank ItsExpected
Reviewed 15 March 2018

The hostess was very kind to squeeze us in on what, unbeknownst to us, was Ireland’s Mother’s Day, and seating at restaurants was limited. The food was wonderful and not badly priced. There were plenty of vegetarian options— I had the vegetable lasagna and bruschetta,...More

Thank Audrey L
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Enjoyed dining here. The pizza is traditional thin crust. Vegetarian dishes are on the menus. A fine selection of wine and organic wines. Good service.

Thank Bumblebee37
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3 August 2017|
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Response from KKgal1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are a couple of car parks within walking distance and you may be lucky enough to get on street parking
25 July 2016|
Response from Amy Rose H | Reviewed this property |
Monday to Saturday: 5-10pm Sunday lunch is from half 12 till 5 and they have an evening menu from 5-9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 28 - US$ 485
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 777 1666
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