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Daniel W Bollards

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
31-32 Saint Kieran's Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 776 1319
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  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“irish stew” (11 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
31-32 Saint Kieran's Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Spent a wonderful evening in this bar. It’s atmosphere is unique and the place has to be seen. We had traditional music played the night we were there which was a treat.

Thank Mordenboy
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We stopped here after not being able to even find a chair or a table in another pub. There was a musician warming up and waiting for his friend. We ordered a round of drinks from the friendly barman and then listened to the music....More

Thank Kat F
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Beautiful little Irish Pub in Kilkenny. The ambience is perfect and staff were super friendly. Well worth the visit and wonderful meal.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We enjoyed a casual supper here our second night in Kilkenny. As tourists, we were looking to avoid tourists, and we succeeded. Hopefully we fit right in! Anyway, service and food were good early this quiet Saturday evening. We enjoyed a couple of Pints, Trout,...More

Thank SkyKingBoston
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Bollard’s of Kieran Street is a fine establishment in Kilkenny serving quality drinks and excellent bar food. The pub is spotless throughout and the proprietor is a very interesting and engaging gentleman. Irish Music is available Monday to Saturday. IanMurray, Dublin

Thank Ianphotoian
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Walked into a beautiful little Irish Pub. Ordered a lunch and it was a perfect size. Able to eat the whole meal. Perfect size portions.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I'm sitting in Bollards right now, just finished my Irish stew and listening to Irish music and a man singing ballads. Its the best pub/restaurant I've been in in many's the year! The stew was the best I've had outside of home! Good food at...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I've been visiting this pub since I was old enough to go in one and the family run business has always offered a warm welcome, a good food menu and one of the best pints of Guinness in Ireland. Don't expect gastro, it's simple home...More

Thank Charlie H
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Bollards 3 times on our trip, once to just eat, once for the Friday night music (Dave Donahoe and Adian) and once for lunch and drinks. The servers (Shannon and Owen) were so friendly, and the music was exactiybwhat you expect in an...More

Thank Joynnp
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Not too far from where we were staying had a couple of Guinness and the wife had Kilkenny Blonde -her new beer for now.Enjoyed the talk and met a nice couple from Boston that we became friends with.We did not eat put they seemed to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31-32 Saint Kieran's Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 776 1319
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