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Fish Face

Upper Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 779 0648
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Upper Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped off here for dinner recently and the food is top notch , the wings are amazing and the fish is also really nice , well worth stopping off for a quick bite to eat !

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Z1541UYkevinm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a meal with my partner a few nights ago. I had a lovely 12oz steak and my girlfriend had the seafood pasta and she loved it. Great atmosphere, quick and friendly service.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank New_watch18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really love this restaurant. Their staff is really friendly and helpful. The fish is always very fresh and very savoury. There is something for everyone, whether you want fish and chips or more sofiaticated food. I especially recommend the seafood pasta. The decor is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ArianeP216
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I was dining here with friends last night and left very satisfied. The food is delicious and reasonably priced. Excellent service and nice decor. I’ll definitely be back!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Food very good and fast service lots to choose from staff are very pleasant. Reasonably priced worth a visit

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Emma K
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Fish was excellent. The menu had a variety of options from fish and chips, burgers, pasta with seafood, salads, surf and turf, milkshakes, and much much more. The restaurant was super clean and a warm, friendly environment. The fish is very fresh and they make...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Julia E
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We only got burgers and chips, but hands down the best food I have had in a long time. Their "coleslaw" is literally the only slaw I have ever liked and I am from the American South. The coup de gras has to be the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

When in Kilkenny for only 2 hours, what do you do? Find fresh fish. I found Fish Face. I loved the meal. I had one of the daily specials - pan fried plaice. It was excellent, as was the fresh salad. It also came with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

It was a nice surprise. The restaurant was so clean and the owner/manager was really friendly. He even made me a custom dinner for what I wanted and it was delicious. It’s not liscensed but you can run around the corner and get a beer...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank daisyroseymm
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Called in for a meal last Saturday. Eoghan welcomed us and talked us through the specials. He knows his stuff. B.Y.O.B. so I ran across the road to Delaney's for some wine. Food was fresh and delicious. Real chips. I'm not much of a fish...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SignalOrangeRS2k
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2 March 2017|
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Josephine its located on Cootes Lane where the old Mc Donalds used to be
Mark D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upper Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 779 0648
  • E-mail
Fish Face is a modern restaurant specialising in fresh seafood and the finest local steak. Fish Face has unrivalled wholesale access to the widest range of fresh seafood, courtesy of their partner company Seatrade, fish wholesaler. Fish Face Takeaway is open seven days a week, quality fish and chips plus a whole lot more!
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