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Ristorante Rinuccini


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Award winning Ristorante Rinuccini is a fine-dining Italian restaurant owned and run by the Cavaliere family in the heart of Kilkenny. Established in 1989, Rinuccini is the city's longest established restaurant, Rinuccini is renowned for its cuisine, service, decor and extensive wine list catering for lunch, dinner, group bookings and private dining. Celebrating 27 years in business, Rinuccini are long-time supporters of the South-East's artisan producers whilst their Italian ingredients are imported directly from their home surroundings of Lazio, Italy. Ristorante Rinuccini are recent winners of the Irish Restaurant Association of Ireland's 'Best Customer Service' in Ireland 2015 and 'Best
USD 10 - USD 33
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited for an early dinner and it was just so good we went back again the next day for lunch. Perfect ambiance, perfect service, perfect food. There’s a lot of pride and attention to detail in this place. Kudos to all those wonderful people who...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Baby2
Reviewed yesterday

Very welcoming staff. The food is excellent and priced just right. We treated ourselves to a very good wine and were not disappointed. A busy restaurant so make an early reservation. Would love to return and likely will.

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went there to celebrate our 3rd wedding anniversary, as we ate there in our wedding day we though would be nice but we ended quiet disapointed with the service and the food. The starters came quick and then we wait more than half an...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Maria D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped by before castle and loved this. Best pasta and lunch we had so far in Ireland. Affordable lunch too.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank X4498UVbrianh
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always enjoy this restaurant and marvel at the long love affair with Cabbage.. Maybe in 2019 they will discover life after cabbage... Enjoy!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Liam M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went for early bird. Busy place. Good menu to choose from. All courses we tried we were very happy with except for the cheese board that we did not find every exciting and very small compare to what we were presented with in other restaurants....More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had high expectations as this restaurant was recommended to us for fine dining. We booked a reservation and we were on time but the table assigned to us was in the passageway/hall corridor between diningroom, kitchen and bathrooms. The atmosphere was slightly spoiled for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Winelovin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great meal here, the food was delicious and would definitely recommend this restaurant to everyone.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank oneillm757
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic meal, every course was delicious, every one of us enjoyed every bite , great service , wonderful

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ewoods2024
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself & my wife went on Thursday night last & had one of the best meals I ever tasted,the staff were so friendly & very helpful, can't wait untill next time.

Date of visit: March 2019
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13 January 2019|
Response from Daphne G | Reviewed this property |
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13 January 2019|
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Response from Linda G | Reviewed this property |
I'd say so, however, they are always very busy, so early booking would be advised.
7 November 2018|
Response from Normy21 | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course
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