• Castle & Terrace in the snow (1)
  • Dining landing 1600 x 900 2
  • Dining landing 1600 x 900 3
  • Afternoon KRC



Please visit our Hotel Updates for all current Covid-19 guidelines in place at this time.  

Are you considering your plans for Christmas?  After another challenging year, we know that you will be especially looking forward to celebrating the season in 2021.  Visit our Christmas Dining page for all our menus and information.

The Kilkenny River Court Hotel is renowned for its lovely dining options in one of the most beautiful locations in Kilkenny City. The Hotel offers unique areas and sumptuous delicious food to suit any occasion whether it’s a romantic meal for two, a light snack, Breakfast, Afternoon Tea, BBQs, a Banquet Evening and everything in between. 

We are delighted to offer outdoor dining on our Terrace, offering all day dining options from morning snacks, tasty bar menu and Afternoon Tea.  Our large riverside Terrace is perfect for watching the world float by and enjoying unrivalled views of Kilkenny Castle.  We offer a walk in service only on The Terrace and no advanced bookings are taken.  We do want to let you know that during this time of high demand for outdoor dining space, this is the fairest option for our guests. All guests can avail of indoor dining options at the hotel at any time. 

All tastes are catered for with our extensive flexible menus and wine lists all created and tailored to provide you with an enjoyable and memorable experience. 

Choose from the beautiful surroundings of the Riverside Restaurant and the contemporary Riverview Bar, for dining al fresco and our many banqueting suites for events & weddings. 

Take a moment to enjoy the beautiful surroundings on the banks of the River Nore under the shadow of Kilkenny Castle.

“There is no sincerer love than the love of food" George Bernard Shaw