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Cleere's Bar and Theatre

Closed Now: 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Open today: 11:30 am - 12:30 am
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Great pub

This is both a fabulous pub with an an array of great craft beers, great food but a music venue... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Jason K
via mobile
Popped in for a brew

Off season on a Sunday in the winter, only one other customer in the place, but don't let that fool... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2018
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“monday night”(4 reviews)
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28 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 776 2573
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

This is both a fabulous pub with an an array of great craft beers, great food but a music venue. Small and intimate it’s the place where everyone knows your name.

1  Thank Jason K
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Off season on a Sunday in the winter, only one other customer in the place, but don't let that fool you. Excellent service, nice atmosphere for a pub, fireplace to warm you. Football (soccer) on the tele. On the midevil mile path. Definitely worth a...More

1  Thank Livinginkaos
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped here again for lunch on Saturday. Superb soup and sandwich. Full of flavour. Also a decent craft beer selection on draft and great service. Reasonably priced too. Relaxed atmosphere. Recommended.

2  Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Had googled numerous places in Kilkenny looking for pub grub that was a little different then the norm when we found this place. As a vegetarian the usual hots cheese gets a little tiresome. None of that in here. Butternut squash and cashew soup was...More

3  Thank Tim W
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub with an open fire and good Guinness. Friendly bar staff and great atmosphere. Didn’t sample the food but looks good. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank annette372
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Fantastic music night ...... Trad Irish. Lots of audience involvement .....including getting up and singing a song / reciting poetry ... dancing if there is room and you feel so inclined .... Cosy ambience, lots of locals, great night ! I didn't eat there last...More

Thank Almostgreynomad
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for local music and Cleere's appeared high on the list. Being a bank holiday we popped in during the afternoon to see if music was on tonight. We were assured that Cleere's had been running a Monday night session for 30 years...More

Thank Possumly
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We poped into this nice bar with intention to have something quick. We had a very tasty vegetables soup and a rich nice irish stew. Delicious. Both locals and tourists meet here for good environment and live music (we missed it cause we had to...More

Thank FrancescoBoglioni
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Looked up on the internet to see the best local bars in the area, and noticed this one was voted most friendliest. Right when we walked in the door two older gentlemen greeted us and we sat down with them for a while to learn...More

Thank Darcy D
Reviewed 10 April 2017

After a few pints at Kytler's we walked down the street & saw a pub with about 20 well-dressed people running out the door. Curiosity got to us so we walked over to see what was going on. It turns out there's a theater across...More

1  Thank Bill M
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