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The Long Man Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$, ,
Kilfane, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 772 4774
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible10%
23 Sep 2016
“Good Food and Service”
4 weeks ago
“room for improvement”
Open Now
13:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, Grill, Gastropub, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
Kilfane, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

arrived here for sunday lunch lately met by a grumpy waitress who handed us a hand written menu and said the menus are not just printed up yet this was 12,45 we were still there at 2pm and she was still handing around the scribbled...More

Thank 5thomastown
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had a very Sunday lunch here yesterday. Family of 6 adults and 4 kids. I`ll start with the positives-hence the 2 stars. Staff were friendly and the playground and indoor soft play areas are a very welcome addition. The homemade garlic mushrooms and kids...More

2  Thank fogartyel
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Having driven past The Long Man restaurant a few times we decided to finally try it out. The people were very friendly and we really enjoyed the food we had. Beer battered fish, homemade beef burger and a kids sussages and chips. Our daughter loved...More

Thank Drachnog
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Had not been in here for a number of years, but decided to drop in last weekend as we had heard the place has changed quite a bit. So glad we did. It seems a lot brighter and fresher than I remember and the food...More

Thank Tommy R
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The service and food wonderful .When I finished my food we left to play our golf but I left my jacket behind didn't even notice it. The owner brought my jacket to the golf course. This was much appreciated as my money and cards were...More

2  Thank mollydunne
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

What can I say! As we only people in, we didn't expect to wait very long, however, that was not the case and when food did arrive my son's "STONEBAKED" pizza was still cold and cheese had not melted. Clearly it was taken out of...More

Thank Iain E
Brian C, Owner at The Long Man Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thanks for the helpful feedback. I checked the cameras and the chef did cut corners that day and was replaced not long after. As it was so quiet he thought he would get away with not using the pizza oven. We are now open 7...More

Reviewed 16 February 2017

Poor service on a Sunday at lunch but staff really nice! Food only ok and more old style pub quality then road house. Open limited hours

Thank GospelJon
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We ate here as a large group of adults and children. The food was very good and portions were big, which was great as we were all very hungry. The service was very good and the two ladies that served us were so friendly and...More

Thank LadyVuitton
Brian C, Owner at The Long Man Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thanks for your kind review. We look forward to having you all back as our guests. Really glad you enjoyed our outdoor play ground and indoor toddlers soft play area as we put a lot of effort into it. Thanks again.

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Saw signs for The Longman while driving through Kilkenny so thought we would give it a try. Clean and tidy with lovely friendly staff I was looking forward to a tasty lunch. This unfortunately was not to be. I ordered steak burger and chips which...More

3  Thank thingimayjig
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I've been visiting here from time to time for at least 15 years. Less so now that the place is bypassed with the motorway. I'm had a one or two disappointing meals here over the years but it's never stopped me coming back. It's generally...More

1  Thank Quack123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Bar, Grill, Gastropub, Steakhouse
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kilfane, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny  >  Thomastown
  • Phone Number: +353 56 772 4774
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