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Swans Chinese Restaurant

The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 772 3088
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (4 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very nice food, friendly staff. Reasonably priced. It was very busy which is always a great sign for a restaurant.

Thank Kay L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First impressions were good. Looked inviting and clean. Then we went upstairs to use the toilet. The walls on the way up to the toilet where dirty. You could see straight into the kitchen from the landing, it was absolutely filthy. In the toilet you...More

Thank Maria O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my husband visited Swans one eveningfor dinner and to say it was disgusting is an understatement. Firstly the waiter couldn't have been mre rude. I ordered the crispy duck with fried rice. Crispy.... burnt to a crisp...the chicken my husband ordered arrived 10...More

Thank gillmcc
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Just to start this is a very good Chinese restaurant which cooks all of it's food from scratch. Because of this it takes longer to get your food, but what you do get is absolutely gorgeous. The set menus are worth getting, and the puddings...More

Thank Spencerscott2014
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Went here today with my husband and 2 young children after hearing good reviews. There was a sign outside saying all you can eat buffet for €9.90 until 230. We arrived shortly after 2 and were shown to our table. No one explained to us...More

1  Thank Nicola G
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Looking for something different for Sunday Lunch so we decided on the Swan Chinese restaurant. We had been here previously for mid week lunch and liked it so it was just as we expected , all you can eat for €14.95 each .We both like...More

Thank Vinny971
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed in this beautiful Chinese restaurant, high quality waiters, and good organisation. We took Vegan menu, deep fried tofu with home made sweets and sour sauce, vegetables spring and fried mushroom with sauce and noodles with vegatables. All together great job

Thank Dominik K
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I was part of a party of 10 on a recent visit. Initially we were impressed but that didn’t last long. They don’t sell Budweiser or Smirnoff. We were told just vodka and Heineken. NOWHERE did it say that any rice boiled or fried was...More

Thank valeriekershaw
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We fancied a Chinese so paid a visit to Swans on Monday evening. It was very quiet with only one other couple eating. We were early so had the early bird and were impressed by the size of the portions. Some establishments cut portion sizes...More

Thank clinch56
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Went to swans on a busy Saturday for lunch after work. Really good value 12.95 for 2 courses. Portion sizes very generous and super tasty! Chicken satay starter & blackbean dish for main was excellent and tasted great. Restaurant very clean and well presented. Will...More

Thank katiemhurchu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 772 3088
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