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The Field Bar and Restaurant

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
2 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 770 2763
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (12 reviews)
“blt” (4 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 297 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice friendly bar staff and a nice choice of drinks, but the toilets were a health hazard. hard to believe in this day and age that something so important is ignored.

Thank CJG31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm sorry but the food was bed! I couldn't eat it at all. We ordered the sheferds pie and chicken Burger. Very small amount of beer.

Thank Guy P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights in Kilkenny, 3 at the Field. Great whiskey selection, great music, friendly and welcoming customers. People of all ages were there, including yong children. Service was meh, especially the first night, but the rest of the evening (and one drinks.... and...More

1  Thank xraiderfan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this lovely bar yesterday. Now we had been here a few years previous but didn't eat here so we said we would try it out. Maybe we would still love it if we hadn't. The girl that took our order mixed it up...More

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We stopped in The Field after touring Kilkenny Castle. The burger and chicken sandwiches were favorites with our group.

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Stopped in because the music sounded wonderful from the street. Entered to have our daily Guinness and about 30 min. later my husband and our friend who was traveling with us (and his wife) took over the guitars while the two musicians took a break!...More

1  Thank bluepuppy11
Reviewed 14 July 2017

What a lovely welcome we received tonight as did many others who came in to this music- filled bar! We were greeted and quickly seated 'made a fuss of' and served a couple of perfectly cooked burgers with fries made to perfection! The musicians were...More

1  Thank Irelanintwoweeks2017
Reviewed 12 July 2017

What a great night we had here.Great music pub,ventured in when walking down the street and were looking thru the window.It seems much more crowded then it is,not that big.We sat mid pub close to the bar but followed the lead of everyone else, as...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a drink and a quick lunch as we toured this beautiful area. A film called The Field was shot here so it's quite a tourist attraction. The bar was very busy on our arrival so we sat at the bar where...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Looked for the pub with good music and ambiance, this place was bit less touristy with good mix of locals.. stew was more like a soup but the broth was amazing. music was lovely and very entertaining..

Thank EKTravel15
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David C
5 July 2016|
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Response from 614noreenh | Reviewed this property |
I have to say that I just visited the pub but I didn't see the picture that you talk about. If it is truly there I would not visit again and I agree with you that it is sick.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Irish, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 770 2763
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