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Left Bank

The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 775 0016
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visited here a couple of months ago with a group of friends for a drink or two while we listened to the live jazz band who were very good by the way. They play every Sunday from around 5.30pm, a sensible...More

Thank alkris
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere, incredible deco and good food. Was a good surprise and we would not hesitate to come back if we come again to Kilkenny.

Thank Cece8700
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited the Left Bank yesterday Sunday October 14th - what a great spot this was our second visit and will certainly be back! Love their food - really nice waitress - my sister is Gluten Free and the young girl was so helpful. Great atmosphere...More

Thank lottyf1962
Reviewed 3 days ago

place is huge, well kept and clean. Food tasted very good, little pricey, but enjoyable. Scallops were enjoyable. A must try

Thank Nathan L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I’ve been to the Left Bank twice and both times it was delicious and the service was brilliant! But this weekend I was upstairs for a night out and I was shocked at the price of the drinks. €9 for a vodka and sparkling water....More

Thank Ellen H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The left bank is a modern version of the temple bar. Very nice decor and we had a great band - `for a Monday night!. Drinks were the usual price and the service was great. I would recommend hanging out here if you want a...More

Thank shazbut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we entered Ireland for the first time the immigration officer asked us where we were staying our first night. We told him Kilkenny and he enthusiastically recommended the Left Bank for dinner, drinks, and music. Dragos, our waiter, couldn’t have been nicer. He helped...More

Thank Passenger822785
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow. What a compliment that you were recommended Left Bank by the immigration officer. We are so happy to hear that your visit didn't disappoint. I will be sure to pass on your nice comments to Dragos. We hope that you will come back &...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here in between lunch and dinner so was quiet, food was very good. Enjoyed the Coquilles St Jacques and a steak - both very tasty and well prepared. My partner had the fish and chips which were a “solid 7” No room for...More

Thank VancouverZengirl
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to review Left Bank. We love to hear all about our customers experiences with us so thanks for leaving such a detailed review. We are glad you enjoyed your experience with us & we hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a couple of beers here today and the service was great. It was quite as it was during the day but it was very enjoyable. I will returnMore

Thank Marc H
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, We love to hear our customers feedback so thank you very much for taking the time to review Left Bank. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience with us & we hope to welcome you back again sometime in the near future....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was lovely. Pate for starter was delicious. Had lamb for main it was nice but not hot and covered with mint sauce that should really have been on the side. My husband had a burger which was lovely.More

Thank jackandcol
LeftBankKK, Guest Relations Manager at Left Bank, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad to hear you had an overall enjoyable experience, but disappointed to hear you were let down by your Main dish. I will be sure to pass your comments on to our chef...More

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7 October 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Normy21 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah they do
Jennifer R
21 January 2018|
Response from Tonymur | Reviewed this property |
Yes ! Very good live music ! Monday night / Sunday evening Friday nights
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 775 0016
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