Rothe House & Garden
Dating from 1594 this is Ireland's finest example of a Tudor merchant's house, complete with restored medieval garden. Built around a...
Smithwicks Experience Kilkenny
This former brewery is now a €3.5 million tour experience, taking visitors from the medieval origins of Smithwick's ale through to the...
Near the Confederation Hall Monument is the ramshackle Grace's Castle, originally built in 1210, but lost to the family and converted...
The lowest-key bar in Kilkenny gets pretty lively when there's a hurling match screening. But most of the time you can ponder your pint...
The owners of this cool and casual bistro keep their own pigs and grow their own salad leaves, so it would be churlish not to try their...
Chez Pierre information
This sunny-sweet French spot does great tartines (open-faced sandwiches) with such belly-filling toppings as sausage and eggs, as well as soups, brioche and sweets, plus blackboard specials at lunch. Breakfast is served until noon; dinner menus start at €20.