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The Colosseum - CLOSED

The ButterSlip Lane, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 777 2099
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
24 Mar 2013
“Disappointed”
12 Jan 2013
“Decent Italian fare on Butter Slip”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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The ButterSlip Lane, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 24 March 2013

Party of six. No one was really happy with their meal. The Prawn and Lobster Ravioli was really disappointing. It was chopped up too finely and didnt even taste of fish. Cheese board was pathetic. The service was very attentive.

Thank katie052
Reviewed 12 January 2013

Large portions of everything (although no Chianti). Mussels were fantastic! Cordon Bleu was very good as well.

Thank Alex1024
Reviewed 22 December 2012

This is a hidden gem in one of the "slips" in Kilkenny. Don't be put off by the dark exterior, inside is a beautiful and ancient room where the staff are friendly and the food excellent. The lunch special at just under 10 euro is...More

Thank kmdub
Reviewed 22 December 2012

Had lunch with my hubby, €9.95 for 2 courses. Minestrone soup served with warm ciabatta as starter for him followed by a spicey seafood risotto, both excellent. Main course of chicken & mushroom risotto for me, so light and creamy and full of flavour. Had...More

Thank CatherineKilkenny
Reviewed 9 December 2012

Food is savage. Adorable little restaurant. Cant wait to return. Very good offer of 3 course meal for 2 with bottle of wine for 50, brill.

Thank Delia D
Reviewed 19 November 2012

Lovely atmosphere ,lovely service , nice fresh food,I will definitely come again !!! The special deal at lunch very good price !!

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 25 September 2012

I was working as a waitress there and the food was under cooked, the chef was slow and constantly forgot orders. I was over worked with 14 tables to myself with no experience. The management are deceivingly polite, but if you have any problems they...More

Thank OurStrangeDuet
Reviewed 25 September 2012

I had read reviews on here, ignored the negative ones, as I always like to make my own mind up, and wanted to try here. My husband & myself were celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary and were having a weekend in Kilkenny so it was...More

1  Thank BillyMel25
Reviewed 24 August 2012

I really Enjoyed my visit nice food good service Nice atmosphere Would definitely visit again in the future

1  Thank DannyQ14
Reviewed 22 July 2012

Frankly there are much better restaurants in Kilkenny. The food is good and well priced but the management have a cynical attitude to customers.

Thank flightoffancy83
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  • Address: The ButterSlip Lane, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 777 2099
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