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Top bar recommendations from locals

Bar
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“Popular late-bar in town with music on both floors and a great cocktail bar. Lively scene.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Café
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“Kilkenny City 30mins away - Exquisite dining every time. Perfect for a special lunch or evening meal. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Night Club
“This high class bar is the perfect place for any event. There's a fine dining restaurant along with a bar and nightclub. All you need under one roof. There is also a theatre which often hosts concerts and plays. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Excellent Food & Drinks with a Great medieval pub with real History especially about the Original Owner a Witch from 700 years ago”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
“Highly recommended restaurant having won many awards and food pub of the year 2019”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Good trad on a monday night and a great little venue out the back from theatre on music”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“We really enjoy sitting at the outdoor area which is on the pedestrianised street, with a coffee and watching the world go by! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Excellent traditional Irish pub in the heart of the town and they do a great pint of Guinness! Great views of the river and the Castle.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Probably the best place for live music locally - if you're into small, jam packed, sweaty but often brilliant gigs, head in here.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Pub
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  • 2 locals recommend
Hotel
“The Sky Cat Laughs Comedy Festival 2015, comedy festival happens every June Bank Holiday. Great place for live music and small enough to walk around.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Pub
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“A proper traditional local bar, but with concessions to a decent wine list and some interesting beer. On a cold evening a seat by the fire is the best place in town. Occasional live music too, but I just like it for chats and meet ups.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Pub
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  • 2 locals recommend