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Matt The Millers Bar & Restaurant

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1 John Street | Kilkenny City, Kilkenny R95 PY7D, Ireland
+353 56 776 1696
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Gainesville, Florida
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Live Irish music, great food and a wide selection of beers in an old Ireland atmosphere. The best Irish stew in town.

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Littlleton, CO
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This was our first dinner on our Ireland trip and we were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food here. I had steak and my friend had vegetable soup with a salad. The steak had fresh roasted onions and mushrooms on top, everything was very flavorful and cooked well, not greasy. The waiter was friendly and they had a... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Not criticizing the food - it's good pub food. Great atmosphere with live music - a fun place to visit.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Had a very enjoyable dinner here. Great atmosphere, music, very good food, and friendly and efficient wait staff. Would definitely eat here again if ever in Kilkenny.

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2 Thank Jim B
Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

OK for drinks and unwind after a day of sightseeing... good live irish music. It was very lively for a tuesday night.

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Tredegar
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Went here twice during a recent visit to Kilkenny. Great food and service and very reasonable. Traditional music while you dine.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

If you are looking for great music and really decent bar food then this is your place in Kilkenny Ireland to go.

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Tucson, Arizona
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

My Wife and I recently visited Kilkenny and stopped by Matt the Millers for dinner and some traditional Irish music.The service was good and likewise the food was good.Usual menu,with some asian meals,certainly worth the visit.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Atmospheric restaurant and pub right on the corner across the main bridge in Kilkenny. Breakfast was excellent, lunch wasn't quite as good. Great device both visits.

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This pub is a fantastic and I can't say little as it's three floors high gem! You are guaranteed a good night of fun here. They have fantastic live bands on weekends, Friday nights is a particular favourite and resident band After Dark on a Monday night are also fantastic. It also provides late night D.J.'S to dance yourself silly.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$17
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 John Street | Kilkenny City, Kilkenny R95 PY7D, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 776 1696
Description
Matt The Millers Bar & Restaurant is a perfect location for your meal, private parties and festive occasions. We offer an extensive drinks menu and the same high service standards that we strive to deliver in every area of our operation. Enjoy lunch, a romantic occasion, dinner or your own private event. We cater for every taste. You will also find some wonderful private snugs throughout our bar. These snugs are perfect for small get-togethers where you can enjoy all that Matt's has to offer in the secluded confines of these salubrious havens of comfort & quiet. We have been partying at Matt's for 20 years now so we have learned a thing or two about throwing the very best parties to suit every occasion. We have Traditional Irish Music every evening along with more music on select nights of the week. For private parties, we can put any one of our five bars at your disposal and we are happy to do as much, or as little as you need us to do to make your party a huge success. There will always be a warm welcome and a hearty smile waiting for you at Matt's. Our bars are ergonomically designed to ensure only the highest possible standards of service whether you're having a morning coffee, an afternoon tea, an early evening beverage or a pint with friends at one of Matt's famous party nights. Every effort is made to ensure that our extensive menus of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are constantly updated to make sure that every taste is catered for. Our extensive food menu is also available at the bars, with breakfast, lunch and dinner served. So, whatever you're looking for and whenever you want it - you can rest assured that it's waiting for you at Matt the Millers' Main Bar.

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