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The Courtyard Bar and Grill

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European, Irish, Bar, Pub
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W3 Macdonagh Junction | Dublin Road, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 777 2559
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10:30 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 18:00
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Dublin
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here yesterday for the first time - prices very reasonable and food so well presented - I had the smoked salmon on brown bread and my friend had the open chicken sandwich - very tasty and staff very friendly

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Thank DublinRosiedublin
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

I was here with my bf today and i had the risotto special and himself the steak sandwich. Everything was amazing..the service was brilliant..we will definitely be back

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Thank Lori G
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Ate there food was average mc Donalds fries and watery wafer cucumber salad. Everything was fine until I saw into the kitchen filthy dirty place with food all around the floor cardboard boxes flattened on the floor

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Thank Adam S
County Wexford, Ireland
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134 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

I ate here one sunday with family of 4 people only. We ordered 2 ceasar salads and some sandwiches. After 20 minutes I had to ask a waitress and then another waitress for some water, over half an hour later all we still had was now 2 jugs of water on the table and still no food. No apology for... More 

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Thank GED_9
Thurles
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I was in mc donagh with two friends doing a bit of shopping and decided we wanted something to eat, we wanted something substantial so oppted for the courtyard. It's was about 4.45 when we went in and for our menus. The waitress seemed nice. We ordered I have the goats cheese tart with chips my friends had the steak... More 

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1 Thank Stephanie Q
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Came on a Monday afternoon about two weeks ago. I was debating leaving a review but I think it's warranted. I was in Kilkenny for the day with my mother and as she wasn't feeling the best we decided to eat closer to the train station before we headed home. My mother ordered a glass of wine and the steak... More 

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Thank Hannah O
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

The service was fine and atmosphere nice but I ordered a chicken salad with chargrilled peppers and sundried tomotoes for about 9euro which consisted off about 2 small bites of chicken, zero chargrilled peppers, a couple of the tomatoes and a whole pack of salad leaves and onion. Was a poor representation of what was offered on the menu, and... More 

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Thank Alltacht
Dublin, Ireland
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

I recently had a meal out here as we had dined here previously and enjoyed it. We sat in the children's play area outside and waited a long time before being acknowledged or being given menus. I ordered the chicken salad with chargilled peppers & sundried tomatoes. I received chicken, onions, ordinary tomatoes and a lot of lettuce leaves with... More 

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Thank MissSunshine902
Enniscorthy, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on a family day out..was very happy overall with the service and especially the food...my lasagne was delicious and my wifes curry was also very tasty..would stop here again for food no problems at all..

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Thank James D
Cork, Ireland
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

This is an excellent choice if you are eating with children. They have a small play area in the heated area outside. The food is very good and the waiters are very friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 18:00
Monday
10:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 18:00
Thursday
10:30 - 18:00
Friday
10:30 - 18:00
Saturday
10:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: W3 Macdonagh Junction | Dublin Road, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 777 2559

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