Cafes in Kilkenny | Kilkenny Tourism

Cafes in Kilkenny


If you want to experience the true spirit of Kilkenny, take the time to enjoy the food that comes from its rich landscape and is crafted with care by the people who live here. Below you will find a wide choice of restaurants in Kilkenny to choose from along with a host of bars, wine bars and cafes. Eating and drinking in Kilkenny doesn't get much better than this.

Kilkenny is a celebration of quality food makers, restauranters, café/bar-owners and retailers whose passion and personality shines through, making Kilkenny a wonderful journey of discovery for people who love great food and warm hospitality.

Bon appétit!

Beaujolais Wine Bar Kilkenny
Kilkenny City

Beaujolais is an exciting and sophisticated wine bar in the heart of Kilkenny City. We open Thursday, Friday and Saturday Nights from 5pm. Sublime wines, tasty foods. A simple proposition that we think you'll enjoy.

Cafe in Kilkenny at Kilkenny Design Centre
Kilkenny City

An award-winning restaurant, overlooking the castle. Fresh salads, wholesome lunches and famous baked goods. Enjoy a bowl of chunky seafood chowder and relax with a glass of wine or a pint of local ale and watch the world go by

Cafe L'Arche in Callan Kilkenny

Café L'Arche has been opened since January 2007. We specialise in fresh home cooked foods and delicious desserts. We make a wide variety of savoury and sweet dishes, taking inspiration from modern Irish and Mediterranean cookery.

Kilkenny City

Kilkenny's first patisserie located on the Medieval Mile in the shadow of St Canices Cathedral is the perfect resting point for coffee lovers and foodies alike. Their offering of handmade quirky and unusual cakes, pastries and desserts are works of art which you would be hard pushed to find in London or Paris.

Kilkenny City

The Cafe's quaint and homely atmosphere is in keeping with the feeling of serenity that runs throughout the building. It is the perfect place to escape from everything and relax.


Crafted is a cheerful, continental style, Café and Craft Gallery situated in of the picturesque village of Bennettsbridge.

Cafe Kilkenny
Kilkenny City

Located on the pedestrianised Kieran Street, within view of Kilkenny Castle, this family run coffee shop offers you the perfect place to relax and chill out over our mouthwatering coffees, savouries and delicious cakes. Take away available.


Fennellys of Callan is a coffee shop and cultural hub in the heart of Callan town. We make and bake all our food in-situ and source our ingredients locally.

Foodhall in Kilkenny at Kilkenny Design Centre
Kilkenny City

Enjoy great tea and coffee or a glass of wine in this light and airy space and treat yourself to some delicious home baked goodies, produced fresh every day. Irish artisan food gifts are also available to buy, as well as homemade take home meals

Restaurant in Kilkenny - Foodworks
Kilkenny City

Funky cafe style bistro, offering freshness and value for money.