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Cleere's Bar and Theatre

28 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 776 2573
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Great Monday Session

We were looking for local music and Cleere's appeared high on the list. Being a bank holiday we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Subiaco, Australia
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So lovely

We poped into this nice bar with intention to have something quick. We had a very tasty vegetables... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Province of Barcelona, Spain
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28 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 776 2573
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Great traditional pub across from Watergate Theatre, very good selection of home made Irish food and a perfect pint of Guinness, what more could you want !

Thank Tonymur
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Has a couple nice pints of Guinness and a ham and cheese sandwich. Friendly bartender and great atmosphere. Highly recommend stopping in.

1  Thank dwinm
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

This place isn't much to look at from the outside and is dated inside with respect to decor but the service and the atmosphere is outstanding. The back room theatre is cozy and functional for live music. Catch a live band here if you can.

Thank PoodlesPal
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

After a previous bad experience in a food pub in kilkenny , I'm delighted to review Cleared's pub on parliament street . A genuine shabby chic , as in " still in original state " . A real pub atmosphere , good pint and a...More

Thank raphael s
Reviewed 24 July 2016

had a great night in Cleere's.. the staff here are lovely..nice guinness and cosy atmosphere.. A nice spot to escape from the busy hens & stags that frequent kilkenny

Thank David191919
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Mick Walsh leads this longstanding session - one of the longest running sessions in Ireland. You never know exactly who is going to show up but it is always good!

Thank ontheroadagn7
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