Padmore & Barnes
St John's Priory
Across the river stand the ruins of this priory, which was founded in 1200 and was noted for its many beautiful windows until Cromwell's...
Near St John's Priory, Kilkenny College dates from 1666. Its students included Jonathan Swift and the philosopher George Berkeley, but...
Near the Confederation Hall Monument is the ramshackle Grace's Castle, originally built in 1210, but lost to the family and converted...
O'Faolain's & Club 51
Built on three levels around a 16th-century stone church that was brought over in crates from Wales and painstakingly rebuilt here,...
Chef Garrett Byrne who gained fame and Michelin stars in Dublin is the genius behind this bold, stylish restaurant in his native...
Lonely Planet review
In a vast converted factory, the family-run outdoors store Padmore & Barnes has an unbeatable selection of well-priced camping equipment, hiking boots, wet-weather clothing and sports gear.