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Swans Chinese Restaurant

) #63 of 171 Restaurants in Kilkenny $$ - $$$, Chinese, Asian
The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 772 3088
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“chow mein” (2 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
“chinese food” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Staff were very accommodating. We had a longer than normal wait on our food and staff apologised offering us complementary drinks. Would definately go back.

Thank patricia421
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We had visited the swans restaurant in Kilkenny , the experience was horrible , first of all we had went in with two of our children aged 12 and 11 however when we had first ordered the elderly seemed to be head waitress and approached...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to Swans based on the previous meal we had there during our last visit to Kilkenny. I can honestly say we have never had such excellent Chinese fare than at Swans. Our 2nd visit proved that this is not by...More

Thank MJBB1
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Very nice Chinese Restaurant. Simple food well done two courses for two and a bottle of wine €60. very good value

Thank hond6
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Food is delicious here and tastes very fresh. They often have good lunch time deals also and the staff are very friendly.

Thank sstall
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

really good food and reasonably priced too, took some photos but the meals are half eaten already 😂 would defo recommend here though, staff are lovely. Service can be slow at times but overall one of the best restaurants in Kilkenny I think.

Thank laura27572
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Not impressed at all. Staff were ignorant, food was mediocer and felt we were an inconvenience as we had our small son with us. Asked for a bowl for him and waitress pulled a face 🤔 Obviously thought my 20 month old gonna order a...More

Thank lisamoriarty1982
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We had a fantastic meal in this restaurant but found one member of staff to be very strange but other than that the food was very tasteful and of a very high quality. Our group of 10 all enjoyed our meal and wanted to get...More

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Visited with a group of 10, walked in, no reservation made. We all had food from early bird menu €16.50 for two courses. Plenty of choice for an early bird menu. The full menu also has a huge choice but we had no problem picking...More

Thank WaterfordTrooper
Reviewed 16 January 2017

My family and I enjoyed an early Christmas treat on Christmas Eve 2016 in Swans, Kilkenny. We all enjoyed our meals and the view of the castle is spectacular. It was a very pleasant visit and will be repeated frequently.

Thank eleanorb553
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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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