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5 The Arches | Gashouse Lane, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 777 2858
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
5 The Arches | Gashouse Lane, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I dined in Campagne and we loved it. The food was to die for, the wines were great and the whole experience was top class. We cant wait to go back.

Thank dmci12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated off the main street, you definitely wouldn't bump into it unless you knew about it before! And what a gem! The restaurant is nice and bright, the staf are lovely and the food is to die for. Great wine selection as well. We went...More

Thank Sam4891
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok so food is undeniably incredibly good and service from waiting staff is above average .... compared to other restaurants in Kilkenny...... But - this place is expensive and maitre D was ... well just not nice! No feelings of being welcome or appreciated, and...More

Thank zeemeee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever I am near Kilkenny I eat here. The food is really very good and the restaurant deserves to be supported. Was there mid-week, v early (6pm), have the very good value early bird menu (around 34 euro). The food was careful, thoughtful and beautifully...More

Thank mukdennnis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Early bird dinner with family of 5. Great attentive service, food fabulous. Great value for quality of food. This has to be number 1 in Kilkenny. Best meal during Ireland vacation.

Thank wadejoiner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of mine and my partners favorite restaurants in Kilkenny. The food is second to none well worth all the stars they have won.

Thank asdelaney1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service at this restaurant was brilliant. They were friendly yet efficient. The food was good and enjoyable but I have tasted better. Overall a great restaurant with a great atmosphere.

Thank Adrienne K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited with friends last year. I ordered the monkfish and it was not cooked through. I brought it to the attention of the waitress and she tried to tell me that it was fine but I have had it many times and knew it...More

Thank Catriona B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been meaning to come here for a long time but had not got round to it as it is over an hour's drive away. We wondered why we had waited so long as it is well worth the drive. We are familiar with...More

Thank RestaurantHobbyist
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I visited here with friends. When we arrived there had been a mix up with the reservation and we had been booked in for the wrong date. The maître d was just plain rude. Had this been my booking I would have walked back straight...More

Thank Hungryfish87
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dress code
13 June 2016|
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Response from juicytasty | Reviewed this property |
It's 'fine' dining so I guess there there is a dress code. Neat and casual, no jeans..Worth a visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 The Arches | Gashouse Lane, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 777 2858
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