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Riverside Restaurant

1 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good20%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
22 Jul 2016
“Pleasant lunch on the river”
20 Jun 2016
“Lovely relaxing lunch by the river”
Restaurant Hours
European, Irish
$$ - $$$
1 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 encoure
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
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We dropped in to the Riverside restaurant for coffee and cakes during an afternoon in May. The staff were very attentive and the whole ambiance was of old-time elegance with white cloths and napkins. Although our order was modest, everything was of excellent quality. However...More

Thank MargretEA
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We stayed at the River Court hotel which this restaurant resides in. We had one dinner here and it was the best meal of my entire 8 days in Ireland, and surprisingly not the most expensive meal. In addition, the staff were impeccable. We were...More

Thank Melissa M
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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with my wife and family very nice food and very clean establishment very dissapointed with bar man named Michael very rude an obnoxious slamming glasses on counter even the young waitress was embarrassed and kept apologizing on his behalf felt sorry for this...More

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Restaurant Details

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