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La Trattoria

84 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 777 0907
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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“pizza” (33 reviews)
“bruschetta” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
84 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 27 October 2011

The food is not too complicated but absolutely delicious. Atmosphere friendly and inviting. Prices fairly good We ate there on succesive evenings,that just about tells it all. The one tiny drawback is that credit cards dont sem to be accepted

1  Thank Cangan
Reviewed 22 October 2011

A pleasant, warm, welcoming atmosphere with lit candles on the table and easy listening music. Clean tables, well organised and pleasant staff. The food was the best we have experienced in Ireland, really fresh and the taste outstandingly good.

Thank Costas P
Reviewed 17 October 2011

this place is an absolutely gem. the food was to die for and everything we ordered was delicious. the presentation was second to none and it was very reasonably priced which is always a bonus. my only very slight criticism was that it was ridiculously...More

Thank undercover_fairy
Reviewed 5 October 2011

Reasonably priced excellent food and service. Wine was especially tasty. Owner told us he imports it directly from Italy. Already booked for another meal. Unless ur a very odd person u def won't be disappointed with this place.

Thank Moriartym
Reviewed 4 October 2011

Visited Ireland this summer with family. We grew up in the New York area so we grew up eating high quality Italian food. This meal was as good as any Italian meal I ever had anywhere. It started with the bread. Focaccio, with and without...More

Thank Chuck F
Reviewed 1 October 2011

Spent a lovely few days in Kilkenny recently and really wanted somewhere nice for our last night. we stumbled upon this restaurant on tripadvisor and decided to give it a try-sooo glad we did. From the minute we walked in, I was impressed by the...More

Thank dicork2010
Reviewed 19 September 2011

Our guesthouse host recommended La Trattoria for a good Italian meal in Kilkenny. We were hungry for a good authentic pizza. The proprietor, Johnny, was welcoming and a great conversationalist. He is usually closed on a Monday but fortunately for us, he was open tonight...More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 10 September 2011

Sometimes one gets lucky: a strange town, a wet night, a hundred restaurants and no way of choosing. La Trattoria in Kilkenny looks simple - tiny. Nothing posh or swanky and little to differentiate from two handfuls of Italian restaurants within 200 yards. Partly in...More

1  Thank SomeDays
Reviewed 28 August 2011

Oh my goodness......that bread!!! What I would give to have a piece right now. The food was more than excellent....simply superb. We had been seeking some good veggies and found a real tomato in the salad here. Everything was perfect from the wine to the...More

Thank Claire1060
Reviewed 10 August 2011

I love La Trattoria and their Pizzas. It does what it says on the tin - traditional Italian food. It's not trying to be anything else and that's what I really appreciate about the place. Try their Bruschetta, it's yummy! Their pizzas is what I...More

Thank mirisphere
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 777 0907
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