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The Grapevine Wine & Tapas Bar

6 Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 771 2956
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (99 reviews)
“hummus” (17 reviews)
“chicken skewers” (12 reviews)
Opens in 8 min
All hours
European, Wine Bar, International, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We was in holidays in kilkenny, and we discover this lovely place , with nice selection of tapas and wine , friendly staff and good service

Thank Nina B
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Fabuoloss food, nice staff, great selection of wine , delicious tapas , I recommend this place for a lovely dinner

Thank Cosmyn C
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We always visit Grapevine on the weekend of the Savour festival and reviews have been up and down each time. Down this time I'm afraid. Ordered the bruschetta board to share which was 8 pieces of mini crostini's all with different toppings. really good start...More

1  Thank Dublin122
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Went quite a few times already and every time we're very happy with service, friendly staff, nice atmosphere and authentic Spanish tapas. In earlier evening hours the restaurant is also great to go with children since the dining is easy going...obviously if kids your kids...More

Thank Marianna W
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We got the 3 tapas for €15 each - so had 6 between 2. Way too much for 2...5 would have been enough. But the food was lovely. I’m a vegetarian so sometimes it can be hard to find tapas options to suit but there...More

Thank rocco11221
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Not busy at all at 2pm for Sunday lunch which was surprising. Great menu. Food was average. The quesiddas were soggy and didn't taste good. Some good dishes including the meat board and bruschetta. Restaurant is a little tired, seats uncomfortable and the menus themselves...More

Thank Tooher
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We came here after a long day at Rock of Cashel and Cahir Castle. The tapas menu appealed because of its variety and vegetarian choices. We had a wonderful assortment. Highly recommend the seared salmon, calimari, hummus, and chef salad. Great wine selection but for...More

Thank Lisa627
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This was my 3rd time here & I'll be back again for sure on next visit to Kilkenny. It's simply a lovely casual & relaxed spot. Food is just delicious. It's small is parts but we managed to get a buggy by a table with...More

Thank hells77
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Food, service, value - you can't beat it here. Everything was so tasty and the staff were so friendly. 👍

Thank Shell M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice tapas location with high quality of food. You can choose from a wide range of tapas that should suit most tastes. It's a bit pricey, however that seems to be a general issue of tapas places. Bear in mind that it takes 2-3...More

Thank matthiasbusse1
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Robert A
3 May 2017|
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Response from Gonzo185 | Reviewed this property |
Not specifically, I don't think. I have always visited with adults. Tho, on one occasion there was a 14 y/o in the party, and she was well catered for, in that it's essentially a Tapas restaurant, therefore all the portions... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 771 2956
  • E-mail
The Grapevine Tapas Bar is Kilkenny's favourite casual dining venue.Great food, music and service.
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