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The Marble City Bar

) #19 of 176 Restaurants in Kilkenny $$ - $$$ , Irish,
66 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Contemporary, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
66 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of having lunch in The Marble City restaurant on the 18th April. It really is a hidden jem in kilkenny's crown jewels of Restaurants. It's all so very close and intimate. The staff are absolutely outstanding , and...More

3  Thank Bernard M
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place that served food and drinks after 9pm, and a local told us this place. We HAD wanted to go because the reviews were so good. The food was worth it, but the service was..... well, let's just say I...More

1  Thank Marjorie G
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Great, friendly staff, fast Delicious food. I would recommend. This bogus thing is making me add more words and I am not a word smith so here you go.

1  Thank eaton910
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Very fast . Very friendly. Food is always okay a little above but then the price is good so you can't have everything. Ideal for quick lunch and go.

1  Thank Tripandadvice
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Came upon the tea rooms on a very wet miserable day after driving from Dublin. Lovely staff great service and delicious food. I had the pancakes and bacon my husband ordered the salmon open sandwich and neither of us were disappointed. Just as good was...More

2  Thank angelastokes
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Went here for lunch last week was so impressed with staff and service It was recently done up and it looks amazing the place was buzzing and staff were flying around the place to look after us all well done to all I would recommend...More

2  Thank vinner
Reviewed 29 March 2016

I have been to this place three times with different friends/visitors to Kilkenny and I have never been impressed but after the last visit yesterday, I am never crossing their threshold again. On each trip, the staff have let the place down but yesterday, the...More

Thank minilegend
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Delicious lunch. Very unassuming place - cool decor and nice atmosphere. Service is a little slow so not one if you're rushing. Try the Russia Caravan tea...smoky!

1  Thank Ciara O
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Kilkenny itself is diadem but the Marble City Bar is a gem within in its crown. It had a wonderful decor. It had a great selection of wines. Service was both charming and courteous. The Beef Bourguignon was moist and flavorful. Surprisingly the Yellow Chicken...More

1  Thank Henry T
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Went to the tea rooms for breakfast. Really fresh food and reasonably priced. I would definately recommend to anyone staying in kilkenny for a break.

1  Thank Hannah M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: 3537761143
Winner of Best Gastro Pub in Kilkenny for the last 4 years! 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015. Situated within walking distance from Langton House Hotel, The Marble City Bar & Tea Rooms is one the oldest public houses in the County it has still retained many of the original features and exudes a warm & friendly atmosphere. The Marble City Bar is a favourite with locals and residents alike, offering extensive menus boasting the very best in fresh local Irish produce and service. Food is served from 9am - 10pm daily Down stairs and situated on a bustling pedestrianised shopping street is the The Marble City Tea Rooms. An ideal meeting spot with both indoor and outdoor seating areas it is the perfect setting in which to experience a varied selection of international coffees and teas, cakes and pastries along with a full and comprehensive menu. Food is served from 9am - 9:30pm daily
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