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The Marble City Bar

$$ - $$$, Irish,
66 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
Contemporary, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
66 High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Highly recommended for any meal - good service, huge portions and a full bar. The staff are friendly and there's a large TV also if that floats your boat (or sinks it). There's a choice of pastas, pizzas, steaks - the usual fare. Good coffee...More

3  Thank Bignickandlittleted
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here at a particularly busy lunchtime service was good. Food was great I seafood chowder very tasty. My girlfriend the wings and were also very tasty.

1  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were advised to go to the pub across the road from Marble city bar, but they had finished serving at 9.00. Chap on the door suggested the bar opposite. Glad he did as food and service were great. Only let down when I wouldn't...More

2  Thank RobTVR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here and had burger and beef salad. Both delicious. Large portions, good prices and friendly and attentive service. Would recommend.

2  Thank Eimsbuettel25
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Called in to the Marble city bar on the first day of a two day visit to Kilkenny. We were so pleased with every aspect from the food, the pleasant and helpful staff, the prices and the cleanliness of the establishment that we returned the...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The Marble City Bar was very busy and the menu looked great so we decided to try it for breakfast. It took a while to be asked for our order, but the drinks etc arrived very soon after we had ordered. The coffee and hot...More

Thank Von_10
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Nice menu Tasty food Good sizes portion Salads very nice Customer service - needs improvement!!! Staff very unhappy and hardly smile Barely say hello, make you feel like your an inconvenience

1  Thank 01773
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Was in for breakfast this morning. A friend joined me once I'd finished and placed his order. The nice lady dropped his food to the table. The bald lad with the glasses working breakfast this morning walks over, without so much as an explanation or...More

1  Thank adriansheehy86
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Nice menu overall, reasonably priced, nice atmosphere. Staff are always very polite and service is prompt. Nice little eatery.

Thank happyfeet8736
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Stumbled on this lovely place. Excellent steaks cooked to our liking. Very friendly and efficient staff. Will highly recommend it to family friends and colleagues. Well done guys!!

2  Thank Mary O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, 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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, 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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