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La Rivista

22 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 777 1666
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (59 reviews)
“cheesecake” (21 reviews)
“carbonara” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Italian, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff at La Rivista are friendly and efficient. The food is well prepared and presented and reasonably priced. I recommend this to anyone looking for an Italian meal in Kilkenny.

Thank Bigdaddeo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Meal was was very good value bruscetta was excellent staff very friendly recommended by a number of local pe

Thank Alan K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our dinner experience. Food was delicious and service was on point with very friendly staff.

Thank phidias23
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We followed advice from TripAdvisor and we were right. Place is quite, staff welcome us in a great way giving to our kids draw to color. And last but not least, the food was delicious. Please don’t hesitate to have a nice evening there.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Early bird still available on Fridays up to 10pm which is a bonus. We had chicken wings to start and pasta as main. The carbonara and bolognese were delicious. Washed down with an Italian red wine. The staff were extremely courteous and helpful. Place was...More

Thank Garry O
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I was in Kilkenny on business and visited this restaurant on my own for the early bird. It is a pleasant, nicely appointed restaurant serving mostly Italian food. There were some offers for early bird, wine and dine for two and 2 and three course...More

Thank TrixieClare_Ireland
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I love this restaurant!! The owners and staff are just lovely... always happy and cheerful.and delighted to welcome you and engage in conversation and to have a laugh and make the customers feel at home. The food is.simply amazing here. Superbly presented and good portions...More

Thank kingdom_warrior98
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

On a return visit to our much loved Kilkenny city this weekend, we are in La Rivista. The food as always was excellent and service fantastic. Lovely menu for children and nice relaxed atmosphere for our young family. Aisling was so kind to our two...More

Thank Farrellfamily
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

2nd night to eat in La Rivista excellent in every way. Will highly recommend to anyone travelling this way. Good Food beautifully presented and friendly staff what more fo you need Thanks from Ballymena

Thank E&JMcMillen
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Was greated at the door by a lovely lady very welcoming and friendly. We got early bird which was great value the food was served in good time and it was savage. Got dessert and cup tea which was also very nice. Would recommend if...More

Thank Cathal C
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Questions & Answers
3 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from KKgal1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are a couple of car parks within walking distance and you may be lucky enough to get on street parking
25 July 2016|
Response from Amy Rose H | Reviewed this property |
Monday to Saturday: 5-10pm Sunday lunch is from half 12 till 5 and they have an evening menu from 5-9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$465
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 777 1666
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