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Guidebook for Kilkenny city

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Guidebook for Kilkenny city

Food Scene
Michelin-starred cuisine. Good value early bird menu.
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Campagne
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Michelin-starred cuisine. Good value early bird menu.
Quality Italian staples
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Ristorante Rinuccini
1 The Parade
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Quality Italian staples
Well-presented modern Irish food
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Zuni Restaurant, Bar & Boutique Hotel
26 Patrick St
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Well-presented modern Irish food
Good pizzas and craft beers
Brewery Corner
29 Parliament St
Good pizzas and craft beers
Delicious pastries and cakes
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Cakeface Patisserie
16 Irishtown
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Delicious pastries and cakes
Wide range of take-away sandwiches and coffees. Grab a sandwich and sweet treat, and head to the Castle Park to eat al fresco if the weather allows.
The Gourmet Store
56 High St
Wide range of take-away sandwiches and coffees. Grab a sandwich and sweet treat, and head to the Castle Park to eat al fresco if the weather allows.
Good coffee and delicious chocolate treats
The Truffle Fairy
Good coffee and delicious chocolate treats
This stately home is the ideal setting for afternoon tea.
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Mount Juliet Estate & Golf Club
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This stately home is the ideal setting for afternoon tea.
Brunch staples
Cafe La Coco
5 Patrick St
Brunch staples
Lunch spot with fresh salads, sandwiches and great brownies. Nice spot to break the journey from Dublin to Tubbrid.
Gallic Kitchen
Lunch spot with fresh salads, sandwiches and great brownies. Nice spot to break the journey from Dublin to Tubbrid.
Take-away with delicious, fresh-cut chips, best enjoyed with plenty of salt and vinegar.
Joe's Takeaway
3 Dean St
Take-away with delicious, fresh-cut chips, best enjoyed with plenty of salt and vinegar.
Drinks & Nightlife
At least a century older than our tower house, and named after the infamous Alice de Kyteler, first woman to be accused of witchcraft in Ireland. Live Irish music nightly during summer.
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Kytelers Inn
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At least a century older than our tower house, and named after the infamous Alice de Kyteler, first woman to be accused of witchcraft in Ireland. Live Irish music nightly during summer.
Good range of whiskey and whisky.
The Dylan Whisky Bar
6 Lower John St
Good range of whiskey and whisky.
One of the oldest inns in Ireland.
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Hole in the Wall
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One of the oldest inns in Ireland.
Late bar with three floors, usually packed at weekends.
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Left Bank
1 The Parade
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Late bar with three floors, usually packed at weekends.
The local watering hole, a ten-minute walk.
The Valley Inn
The local watering hole, a ten-minute walk.
Kilkenny's most famous product, with guided tours and tastings. www.smithwicksexperience.com
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Smithwick's Experience Kilkenny
44 Parliament St
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Kilkenny's most famous product, with guided tours and tastings. www.smithwicksexperience.com
Parks & Nature
Moderate intensity 6km hike, with beautiful views over Tipperary and Kilkenny, and a lookout at the top.
Grange Crag loop walk trailhead
Moderate intensity 6km hike, with beautiful views over Tipperary and Kilkenny, and a lookout at the top.
80-acre activity park with walking trails, kids' play areas, fishing lakes and a canopy walkway. www.discoverypark.ie
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Castlecomer Discovery Park
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80-acre activity park with walking trails, kids' play areas, fishing lakes and a canopy walkway. www.discoverypark.ie
Moderate 11km walk along the Nore river to Bennettsbridge, starting from John's Bridge. Check www.irishtrails.ie
Nore Valley Walk Trailhead
Moderate 11km walk along the Nore river to Bennettsbridge, starting from John's Bridge. Check www.irishtrails.ie
Arts & Culture
Theatre and music venue. www.set.ie
The Set Theatre
Theatre and music venue. www.set.ie
Museum and ornate walled garden.
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Rothe House & Garden
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Museum and ornate walled garden.
Recently-opened museum with a selection of Kilkenny treasures.
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St. Mary’s Medieval Mile Museum
2 St Mary's Ln
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Recently-opened museum with a selection of Kilkenny treasures.
Shopping
Irish craft, design and gifts. Check out the restaurant upstairs.
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Kilkenny Design Centre Ltd
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Irish craft, design and gifts. Check out the restaurant upstairs.
High quality jewellery
Rudolf Heltzel
10 Patrick St
High quality jewellery
Vintage and unusual women's clothing and footwear
Folkster
Vintage and unusual women's clothing and footwear
Kilkenny's most famous pottery, where you can see potters at work at certain times, and find a memento of Kilkenny to bring home.
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Nicholas Mosse
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Kilkenny's most famous pottery, where you can see potters at work at certain times, and find a memento of Kilkenny to bring home.
Essentials
Fuel and basic groceries
Deli, petrol station and basic groceries
Lynchs Mace Freshford
Deli, petrol station and basic groceries
Grocery store en route from Dublin
SuperValu
Grocery store en route from Dublin
Grocery store en route from Dublin or Cork
Centra Urlingford
Grocery store en route from Dublin or Cork
Woodsgift Service Station Closest shop for petrol and basic groceries
Woodsgift
Woodsgift Service Station Closest shop for petrol and basic groceries
Getting Around
Train and bus station. Less frequent trains than Thurles. www.irishrail.ie
Kilkenny (MacDonagh) Train Station
Train and bus station. Less frequent trains than Thurles. www.irishrail.ie
Guided and self-guide bicycle tours
Kilkenny Cycling Tours, Bike Hire
Guided and self-guide bicycle tours
Train station with hourly trains to Dublin and Cork most days. www.irishrail.ie
Thurles Railway Station
Train station with hourly trains to Dublin and Cork most days. www.irishrail.ie