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Restaurants Kilkenny - Eating & Drinking 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.

Enjoy your meal in Kilkenny, Bon appétit!

Kilkenny City

The Red Mills Café is open from 8am serving freshly brewed coffee from artisan Irish company Badger & Dodo, as well as a selection of sandwiches, snacks and homemade cakes and treats. Sit in or Take Away – open Monday – Saturday. Wi-Fi is free.

The Watergarden Cafe Thomastown Kilkenny
Café, Food Trail

The Watergarden (Camphill Communities of Ireland) incorporating Coffee Shop, Gallery, Crafts, Garden Centre and Streamside. Gardens open to the public all year round

Brewing and Distilling, Wine Bar
Kilkenny City
The Wine Centre is a multi award winning specialist off licence in the heart of Kilkenny city, having won the NOFFLA’S (National Off Licence of the Year) Leinster division for the past six years (2013-2018).
Café, Tea Rooms, Food Trail, Food Producer

Truffle Fairy hand makes high quality chocolate truffles, fudge, bars, chocolate eggs and cakes.

Brasserie, Restaurant, Fine Dining, French, Italian, Wine and Tapas Bar, Wine Bar
Kilkenny City

European cuisine executed using modern French cooking techniques with an Italian hint. We also have an extended menu for our Vegan and Vegetarian guests.

Brewing and Distilling, Food Trail


Walsh Distillery Royal Oak, where three styles of Irish whiskey – Pot Still, Malt and Grain – are created under one roof!


Waterside Restaurant Graignamanagh Kilkenny
Restaurant, Modern

Irish & Continental cuisine featuring game in season, local specialties such as smoked eel and an extensive international wine list. With its riverfront location, sets the scene for a wonderful intimate evening with great food and fine wines. Ideal location to eat and drink in Kilkenny.

White Oak Restaurant at Kilford Arms Hotel
Kilkenny City

The Traditional White Oak Restaurant offer the best in local produce served in relaxed informal surroundings. Specialises in Irish traditional dishes e.g. Irish Stew, Bacon and Cabbage, Irish Oak Smoked Salmon, Homemade Breads etc

Yindees Restaurant at Lyrath Estate Hotel Kilkenny

Yindee’s Restaurant, Lyrath Estate’s popular Pan- Asian restaurant is a firm favourite with food lovers, our specialty chefs bring diners a unique blend of Oriental dishes served in a modern intimate setting.

Zuni Restaurant Kilkenny
Restaurant, Modern, Food Trail
Kilkenny City

Zuni Restaurant Bar & Boutique Hotel, situated on Patrick Street, in Kilkenny's City Centre. Serving great food for lunch or dinner seven days a week since 2000. Arrive early for a cocktail in our chic new cocktail bar. BOOK A TABLE HERE.