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La Trattoria

84 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 777 0907
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“pasta” (24 reviews)
“puttanesca” (2 reviews)
“garlic bread” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
84 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Superb food. Great flavours and good portion sizes! The chef owns the restaurant and takes great pride in his work. He takes the tine also to speak to the customers which is excellent. Lived the food and the prices were really reasonable

Thank kingdom_warrior98
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a little gem! We had a wonderful meal here recently. Proper, authentic Italian food - cooked fresh for each guest. Due to that, the service can be a little slow if it's busy but it is definitely worth the wait! Had starter, main and...More

Thank Niamh M
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Went to this restaurant on a Saturday night. Looked busy and had a good atmosphere, however was very disapointed with the staff. There were two female waitress' working and greeting customers and I found their attitude very rude. They were sharp with all the customers...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is very good.. Its very cozy. Its not expensive.. I went with friends and we enjoyed a lot.

Thank muskan_messal2
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Tonight we visited the restraunt had chicken Romona and burchetta was fantastic. Atmosphere was very nice, and quaint. Food was hot, fast service.recommend if you want a nice dinner.

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I had an amazing time in this restaurant everybody are so kind and the meals are excellent. Loved it!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Perfect Italian restaurant located in town near the river. The restaurant is very romantic with candle lights and with good miusic perfect for couples and it's big enough for big families. The waiters are very kind and patient the food is excellent especially pasta dishes!...More

Thank Pina P
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

A very cozy restaurant. Very good dishes. I'll recommend this restaurant. I'll definitely go again...

Thank GiuseppinaPalumbo
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Served by the slightly mad chef and his able assistant. Had an early meal here one evening recently. Delicious Bresaola. Followed by a chicken in a delicious mushroom sauce, all washed down with a lovely bottle of Italian Red. Lovely meal. Authentic chef and staff....More

Thank Gonzo185
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for dinner with family just on a whim. we were not expecting the excellent food and great service that followed. From starter to mains to desserts everything was perfect. Friendly and efficient service was quite extraordinary. Highly recommended if you're in Kilkenny!!!

Thank mohammad a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 John Street Lower, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 777 0907
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