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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” (55 reviews)
“cheesecake” (19 reviews)
“carbonara” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Italian, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
22 Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 393 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided on Pizza and ended up with a WHOLE LOT MORE! Ashling was our server, and to be honest, she made the evening just as enjoyable as the food was delicious! We ordered several different items on the menu, the presentation of the food...More

Thank lindylou0925
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely Italian restaurant that offers tasty food at an affordable price. Portions are generous, the staff is friendly and the ambience is nice. My favourite Italian restaurant in Kilkenny.

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on our anniversary and it was one of the best meals ever. We initially booked for 8pm but after a hectic day the staff kindly brought forward our booking so we sat earlier. The restaurant was busy and had a good atmosphere....More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We weren't sure whether to enter here simply because of the look from the street. The bright blue paint and frosted glass made it look like a takeaway and didn't appeal at all. However we read reviews and gave it a go and it was...More

Thank Girlieboss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here with a group and everyone enjoyed. The food was excellent and reasonably priced. Good location. The staff were very professional and very attentive. Would recommend for an occasion.

Thank 110Helen2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for the deal. 2 x three courses and a bottle wine €59 Starters was lovely bruschetta and chicken wings Mains was the burger and vegetable lasagne. Really tasty they were Desert - we were quite full but we had the apple and mixed...More

Thank Jamescarlow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had often considered visiting La Rivista and eventually tried it yesterday.. Many years ago the building was used as a parking space for vans for a local bakery and unfortunately for La Rivista the building still has that characterless feel to it. Also, if...More

Thank Fiona W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was wonderful. My friend and I split the ceasar salad and carbonara and finished our meal off with the crunchie bar cheesecake and espresso!!! Our meal was so delicious and our server, Ashlynn could not have been more friendlier.

Thank princ64
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Myself and daughters celebrating birthday. Staff very obliging and friendly. Mussels amazing The crunchiebar cheesecake fabulous. Highly recommend this restaurant

Thank ron w
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Visited this premises last weekend without booking and staff were so helpful to get us a table, menu is wide ranging, lighting and background music just right, The service was top class and equally the food, we just found it it really relaxing and would...More

Thank PatMayo
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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$467
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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