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Royal Spice Indian Restaurant

2 Water Gate | Gardens, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 778 6010
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Asian, Healthy, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Water Gate | Gardens, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 8 were accommodated on the second floor in a pleasant space with exposed brick and stone walls. The waiter was new and inexperienced--the only drawback in our visit. It took a very long time to sort out checks. The food was typcial...More

Thank RichardinOhio
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

My family and I went here on a recommendation and were not disappointed. It was delicious and the service was great. The restaurant was jam-packed but they fit us in. Make a reservation if you can. Best meal in Kilkenny.

Thank TraceyLamping
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here last Saturday night and enjoyed the meal and experience. The menu was just the right size so as not to confuse you, the food was excellent , no long wait between courses, the only gripe I would have is that I found the...More

Thank PatMayo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was delicious, the staff were so lovely and incredably help the food was so nice. and they had plenty of veggie options too.

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice Indian restaurant, with great service and good prices. A pleasant break from the hustle and busle.

Thank DK6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food served is not an authentic Indian. The taste of the dishes were not really good, However the service and location of the restaurant was up to mark

Thank Melvina B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the visit. Very tastey, nice atmosphere and good service. We had an array of entrees which was enough to satisfy our hunger.

Thank Danielle H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fantastic food and service! This was my second visit and did not disappoint. Would certainly recommend :)

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Thank eilzfitz
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Nice, quiet atmosphere with delicious food. Great service that was both helpful and friendly. Would highly recommend to anyone.

Thank Rory B
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The food was very good, so was the atmosphere of the place. Service was fine but nothing special, we enjoyed ourselves.

Thank Emmanuel G
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21 June 2017|
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Response from RoyalSpice | Property representative |
Yes we do
29 June 2016|
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Response from RoyalSpice | Property representative |
Hello, I am very sorry to answer you question so late. Yes, we do wine & dine menu. 2 course meal for 2 and bottle of wine - 49.95 With best regards, Tomasz Olesinski Restaurant Manager
Helen c
1 March 2015|
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Response from RoyalSpice | Property representative |
it is back open now. thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$29
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Water Gate | Gardens, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 778 6010
Royal Spice Indian Restaurant is a new Indian restaurant located on 2 Water gate, Kilkenny. We offer our customers an evening of authentic Indian cuisine in a stylish and contemporary setting. We cater for parties and welcome children and we have a take away menu. We also cater for vegetarians. The restaurant is located in Kilkenny City Centre.
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