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Silken Thomas

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The Square | Kildare Town, Kildare, Ireland
+353 45 522 232
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08:00 - 00:30
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 00:30
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely friendly staff and good food we have been a good few times and will definitely be back. The night club is well ran and they have super dj's that play super tunes. Both breakfast and dinner is good.

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Collingswood, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I ate here during our recent visit to Kildare and we really enjoyed this restaurant. The food was delicious, the servers were friendly and the atmosphere was fun. We will definitely eat here again.

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1 Thank Iwaswandering
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were passing through Kildare on our wat to Cork and had lunch here. The staff was very helpfull en the food was basic and great. Recommendable!!!

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1 Thank Hans L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I stay in the Lord Edward anytime I'm in Kildare the pub is great great banter and lovely pints in it the food is of exceptionally high quality never left disappointed but the main feature of the place are the staff the staff are excellent and always make you feel welcome especially Beata she is a lovely lady who goes... More 

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Carlow, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is excellent and the staff really look after you. Have been a few times and will return. The nachos are a winner! If the restaurant is full ask can you sit in the bar to eat as there's a lovely vibe there.

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2 Thank msfantasticme
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten here in several occasions and have enjoyed each meal, the service is great and the staff absolutely lovely

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2 Thank Ann G
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just back from a lovely weekend in silken Thomas .Staff were great and could not do enough for us,food was excellent and amazing value for money,music in bar every night we will be going back for sure.

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2 Thank Margo C
County Kildare, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Had a fab breakfast. Staff very friendly, lovely ambience and a lovely fire to sit back and enjoy what was a great breakfast. Def be back.

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2 Thank Thomas O
Kildare, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Love this establishment, the food is always gorgeous and the staff are friendly and helpful. It's very reasonably priced. It has a good carvery and you can order from the menu too. Love eating here.

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1 Thank Helen D
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We called in here for our tee nice beers and ordered food quick service friendly staff and reasonable prices would go again nice decor and plenty of seats good value

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:30
Thursday
08:00 - 23:30
Friday
08:00 - 00:30
Saturday
08:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square | Kildare Town, Kildare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kildare  >  Kildare
  • Phone Number: +353 45 522 232
Description
Silken Thomas is a family operated business, established for over 30 years. Focussed on giving that warm Irish welcome, the Silken has a proven record in quality & service. Silken Thomas is centrally located in the heritage town of Kildare. Silken Thomas has everything under one roof. Two traditional bars that offer that unique Irish pub atmosphere, with live music to entertain. Our contemporary lounge is the perfect place for that quick bite or meal with friends. From breakfast, to a late evening snack, you will always find something to satisfy, from our extensive menu selection. Chapter 16 restaurant is our flagship eatery, and offers that little bit extra for your dining experience. With locally sourced produce, quality & freshness is assured. Silken Thomas provides all the services you would expect from a Quality assured pub, including ample free parking, wheelchair facilities, and a warm inviting welcome. Relax and enjoy your time in the Silken. In the heart of Kildare, use the Silken as your base to visit local attractions. These include, The Irish National Stud & Japanese Gardens, The Kildare Village Outlet, Golf, Fishing and The Curragh racecourse.

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