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Riverside Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, European
1 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“wings” (2 reviews)
“kilkenny castle” (10 reviews)
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Irish, European
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 1 August 2017

An hour after landing into Ireland, getting our car and hitting the road this was our first stop and experience in Ireland. It was a sunny day with their terrace open. We have a very lovely server who was so welcoming and helpful she honestly...More

Thank Peronna
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Only spent a short while here for a refreshing drink on the riverside terrace. Great view of the river and castle.

Thank Braveheart8068
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Had a great dinner with awesome views of the castle. Food was amazing with smoked salmon appetizer, Hake fish for dinner and cheesecake for dessert. Only complaint was there was no prices on the menu, which we found out later it is a price fixe...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped by for a beer and a sandwich for lunch. Service ok and beer and its should taste. But the sandwiches was OK but not great, small sallad and some nachos on the plate. Lovely view!

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Great hotel! We had a wonderful time here! The room was great, and had a lovely bath! The breakfast was very nice, it had everything except hashbrowns! :) Didn't get a chance to check out the bar, but it looked nice! The water was always...More

Thank Cal M
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The food served varies but from my experience, the sandwiches were tasty and the coffee was on point. I would definitely recommend.

Thank Monica C
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We started with Americano coffees which were just undrinkable, bitter and burnt you could not get in enough milk. The views were fantastic and the staff were lovely. Our family arrived and we went to sit inside and have lunch (this was in the bar...More

Thank XYUandbeyond
Reviewed 17 August 2016

but we never got a chance to try it. When we arrived, we asked for an outside table. We were tolt that if we sat at the bar and had a drink, they would collect us when it was ready. After 15 minutes, I went...More

Thank mainer21
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We stopped for a very pleasant lunch at the Riverview Bar while on a day trip to Kilkenny. We just wanted something light and the menu provided us with many nice choices. I had a bowl of seafood chowder and my husband had the chicken/bacon...More

Thank nancyen
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We were lucky enough to get some good weather and we sat outside by the river. Nice friendly attentive staff. We just had a toasted sandwich. They gave us brown bread when we requested it. Huge triple decker sandwich arrived with salad and crisps on...More

Thank Pahef
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
Located in the Kilkenny River Court Hotel, Kilkenny.
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