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The Candied Walnut Eatery - CLOSED

Kilnacourt House, Portarlington, Ireland
+353 57 863 6360
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (7 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
“steak” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Irish, European, British, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Kilnacourt House, Portarlington, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 427 reviews

Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Food nice but the cost to much. But it has now closed down. The staff were friendly and helpful. Very clean

3  Thank Elaine Mary H
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We have visited the candied walnut before, and every time we visit they do not fail to impress. The food is absolute perfection, the servers are polite, well presented and extremely helpful. Slightly more expensive than an average restaurant but it's worth more than you...More

Thank Meggles1456
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Recently visited The Candid Walnut on a recommendation from a friend of ours. He, and the restaurant, did not disappoint. We visited for the early Sunday dinner menu. We started off with the wings, which were some of the best I've had, so much meat...More

Thank Nicky C
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We booked a table for five at 8pm on Saturday night 1/10/16 from the moment we entered this fabulous restaurant we were treated with exceptional service , and from there on it just was amazing no words to describe the starters still here craving another...More

Thank gina9910
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I ate here with my family as we decided to avoid cooking after a busy week. The kids meals were excellent and both my wife and I had beautifully presented and equally tasty meals. The desserts again were really good and once again we were...More

Thank NJK21
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived without a booking on a Saturday night when they where really busy as the hotel restaurant where we where staying was booked out and they set up a table for us. We knew by this excellent Customer Service and immaculate toilets that there...More

Thank Tanya T
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

A treasure to any foodie out there! Could not get over how good the food was ! Fabulous starters, mains and great wine selection! Highly recommend it !

Thank Ela D
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Often visit here for lunch, the food is excellent as is the service. Not your ordinary lunch menu and offers daily specials and variety.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic gem, in lovely location Plenty of parking, staff are so lovely and great with kids, colouring and crayons and lolly pop, nice touch, highly recommend food and coffee top notch

Thank Lkeating01
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and daughters brought me out for my birthday - excellent dining experience as usual at the Candied Walnut.

Thank elDoc57
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kilnacourt House, Portarlington, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Laois  >  Portarlington
  • Phone Number: +353 57 863 6360
  • E-mail
The Candied Walnut Eatery is a new Dining establishment situated in Kilnacourt House, Portarlington, Co. Laois. Proprietor/Head Chef Barry Hayden serves Lunches & Dinners at affordable prices. He uses only the finest ingredients to create his signature dishes. Fresh Coffees, Daily Lunch Specials, Evening Dining. Our Customer Service is second to none. Our aim at The Candied Walnut Eatery is to have every customer leave satisfied & with a smile on their face!!
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