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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” (54 reviews)
“cheesecake” (15 reviews)
“carbonara” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Italian, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
22 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 386 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food here was wonderful. My friend and I split the ceasar salad and carbonara and finished our meal off with the crunchie bar cheesecake and espresso!!! Our meal was so delicious and our server, Ashlynn could not have been more friendlier.

Thank princ64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and daughters celebrating birthday. Staff very obliging and friendly. Mussels amazing The crunchiebar cheesecake fabulous. Highly recommend this restaurant

Thank ron w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this premises last weekend without booking and staff were so helpful to get us a table, menu is wide ranging, lighting and background music just right, The service was top class and equally the food, we just found it it really relaxing and would...More

Thank PatMayo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant today after a quick stop off in Kilkenny. Myself & the husband love Italian so stumbled across it & got in out of the rain. Very friendly waitress. We arrived around 5 so it was not long open. I should mention...More

Thank unichick1976
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even the small order of mussels is a meal. Comes in a cream sauce that is not too heavy but quite tasty. Great service.

Thank Cpathlab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was great. The food was delicious! The desert was amazing! I'm truly suggest to eat here.

Thank Guy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Kilkenny 4 years in a row and eaten in quite a few of the main restaurants. La Rivista is without a doubt the best we have been in. We visited early evening before kids bedtime. It got busy just as we were...More

Thank gavin117
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Kilkenny for a wedding and looking for somewhere to eat. The set menu, as mentioned elsewhere, for two with a bottle of wine for €59 is good value but my companion did not find it appealing. We just had a main course...More

Thank Keith L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were very friendly and gave us advice on where to park. The pizza was delicious and had a crispy base with great flavour. The Crunchie bar cheesecake with honeycomb ice-cream was to die for.

Thank th3m3p4rk
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Came here as a family to have lunch and the food was fantastic, pizzas were delicious and service was great as well, definitely recommend! Plus, price to quality ratio was very good 😊

Thank Louis O
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Questions & Answers
3 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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$ 473
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
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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