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Zuni

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26 Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 772 3999
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Today
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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kilkenny
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I would say Zuni is my top fav restaurant in Kilkenny. The food is tops and service. Little pricey but that's Ireland I suppose.

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Thank 1car
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a meal there Sunday night. Food brilliant but very expensive. Would not go back . Plenty of other restaurants of equal quality but cheaper in area .

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Thank Minniejennie
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a beautiful meal here recently on a weekend away in Kilkenny-despite being a Tuesday evening the dining room was busy and had a nice atmosphere. The staff were very accommodating-even when we asked for something n to on the menu!-and the food was absolutely delicious-a definite for anyone visiting or living in Kilkenny for a great meal-highly recommended!!

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Thank David B
Madrid, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Zuni hotel and arrived late. Decided to try the restaurant and was a positive surprise. The staff was very friendly. The menu was not huge but the quality of the food was good. The wine menu is not as good as the food but is also ok.

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Thank Chirla33
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wednesday evening. After manic Xmas and new year everywhere it was a pleasure to meet friends for dinner in a quiet and relaxed atmosphere. To match, the menu was' nt as extensive as usual. For starters the beetroot cured salmon was interesting and tasty as was the Cashel blue cheese with pear. The medium rare sirloin steak was A1 as... More 

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1 Thank Jim G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here for a nice meal. Good Service & Great Dessert. Chefs & Staff are top notch. Try the Chocolate Ball. Wow. Chilli & Balsamic also available thanks Helder.

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1 Thank Steve R
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is superb in every aspect. The bar that greets you when you arrive is warm and cosy. The staff are polite and helpful. Really enjoyed the experience here. The food is delicious and the ambience is wonderful. Had a couple of drinks in the bar afterwards would highly recommend.

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Thank Marybrenn
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my elderly mum for lunch to meet my sister who only had 1 hr break. Mum struggled to find something as menu was a bit fancy for her taste but she enjoyed her cured salmon. Menu is definitely not run of the mill lunch menu (no sandwiches or wraps) and for me made a pleasant & interesting change. However... More 

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Thank Ciara A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The most amazing beetroot blue cheese and walnut risotto! Would go back to Kilkenny to have it again. Accompanied by a nice glass of Malbec. Still dreaming about it weeks later.

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Thank Jeansqueen
Kilkenny, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best restaurant in kilkenny. So consistent. Extremely friendly staff with fabulous comfortable surroundings. Highly recommend. Always been a favourite for my kids too, since they were all small.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 56 772 3999

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