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Earlybird 1, The Grapevine
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Early Bird Menu

Early Bird menu every day until 6:00 p.m.. Choose any 3 tapas for €18.00. Choose any 3 tapas and a glass of house wine for €24.00. Not available on bank holiday weekends.
It’s Tasty!

The Real Taste of Steak Skewers!

4 oz ribeye steak on a skewer served on a bed of fried onion.

Wines by the Glass

These wines have been very carefully selected to offer you a choice of true variety and value in keeping with the style and ambiance of The Grapevine. Internationally renowned and artisan winemakers sit side by side in this list of real quality.

6 days ago

🌟 Taste the Essence of Spain at The Grapevine! 🌟

📅 Don't wait—reserve your table today and dive into a culinary adventure!

Walk-ins always welcome!

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2 weeks ago

✨ Kick off your weekend with unforgettable tapas at The Grapevine! 🍴✨

Friday evenings were made for indulging in delicious Spanish flavours. From sizzling chorizo to savoury patatas bravas or Paella Valenciana, each bite is crafted to perfection. Join us as we serve up a tempting array of tapas dishes, perfect for sharing and savouring with friends and loved ones.

📅 Secure your spot now or walk in to experience a culinary journey that'll leave you wanting more all weekend long.

📍 6 Rose Inn St, Kilkenny
☎️ (056) 771 2956
📆 grapevinetapasbar.ie/reservation/

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Tripadvisor Reviews

  • star rating  That was embarrassing - well... It was an entertaining experience I suppose

    Service: As we arrived, we were met with a smiling waiter, lovely. Then showed to our table or should I... read more

    avatar thumb shaunak526
    October 28, 2022

    star rating  Friendly staff, large choice on menu , not the most authentic Spanish tapas but tasty small plates from wherever .We had a good time .

    avatar thumb BellaMBJ
    September 30, 2022

    star rating  We visited this restaurant on a recent trip to Kilkenny. We did not have a reservation but staff were happy to accommodate us. Service was good and the food tasty... read more

    avatar thumb Kelly5010
    April 22, 2019
  • star rating  This excellent restaurant serves tasty Spanish tapas including one of my favourites Patas Bravas and has a great atmosphere. Prices are reasonable, and crucially it is one of the few... read more

    avatar thumb AnthonyM5200
    June 23, 2022

    star rating  Huge selection of tapas, all of our choices we delicious and well presented. Staff were friendly and accommodating.

    avatar thumb aisling_kelleher
    January 26, 2020

    star rating  House red is very good. Good selection of tapas- not expected in Ireland. Good service as well. Recommend when in Kilkenny

    avatar thumb Rachel C
    May 9, 2019
  • star rating  The Grapevine gets better all the time! Great new menu and wine list since my last visit. And I love that you can see when they have tables available when... read more

    avatar thumb N4282CWmarym
    February 13, 2022

    star rating  Booked this restaurant based on the good reviews. It did not disappoint, the staff were all lonely. Food was tasty and good quality. Also great value for money.

    avatar thumb hayleyd766
    August 28, 2021

    star rating  We dropped in here on a whim in search of food other than pub food and weren't disappointed by the fine selections of Spanish tapas and wine. All menu items... read more

    avatar thumb Robert M
    December 19, 2019
  • star rating  We ate here recently and found the food to be average. Having dined here previously, the food was not as good as before. The food was disappointing. The potatoes with... read more

    avatar thumb yddib
    January 27, 2020

    star rating  Fantastic food. Expected average food considering small plates, however all plates were phenomenal. Highly recommend the steak skewers.

    I would highly recommend this little gem.

    avatar thumb Newquay1989
    August 29, 2021

    star rating  Really great place with a nice feel about it. Went here while visiting Kilkenny & so glad we dod. Ordered 9 different tapas dishes & usually 1 or 2 are... read more

    avatar thumb maguirebarnes101
    August 10, 2021
  • star rating  There are wine bottles on display everywhere and you might hope to get some decent wine there.

    But it was a disappointment and made worse by thick small glasses... read more

    avatar thumb 438gerhards
    February 7, 2022

    star rating  Fab from start to finish staff, food, everything was 10/10! Will definitely be back at our earliest convenience ❤️

    avatar thumb kirstenkC3410EN
    August 27, 2021

    star rating  Came here with my Friend during the week and found it very nice. We got the early bird menu with plenty of options on it. Everything was served so quick... read more

    avatar thumb al97936
    December 8, 2019
  • star rating  I’m so sad to write this review as I have loved the Grapevine for many years. My last few visits have not been satisfactory and tonight was the final straw.... read more

    avatar thumb deekk
    April 25, 2019

    star rating  All I can say is beautiful food and exceptional service, been here twice now once as a group for our staff party and once as a couple for valentines both... read more

    avatar thumb petero909
    February 15, 2022

    star rating  My husband and I dined here recently it's one of our favourite spots in Kilkenny. The food is delicious and the customer service is always incredible. There is a lovely... read more

    avatar thumb LMcC20
    December 14, 2020
  • star rating  We were looking forward to eating here as we both love tapas. There is an early bird menu which represents very good value for money and we ordered this. However... read more

    avatar thumb LEH1970
    May 20, 2022

    star rating  My friend and I left the grapevine content, full, and in great spirits! We ordered approx 7 things from the menu to share and every dish was tasty. I think... read more

    December 11, 2021

    star rating  This is a lovely little tapas bar, with all the usual suspects and a few inventive items on the menu. We were accommodated without a booking, at the bar, but... read more

    avatar thumb jenny c
    June 3, 2019
  • star rating  Love this restaurant, very comfortable, staff are very friendly and the food is delicious. Always leave here full and happy.

    avatar thumb MrsCarolineJones
    December 13, 2020

    star rating  Small Portions, Overpriced and unfortunately left hungry after spending €45pp

    So we had 2 tapas each (€25pp) a dessert (€7) each) and a sangria between 2 (€10pp) and... read more

    avatar thumb Lkelly1994
    October 4, 2022

    star rating  Dinner was absolutely delicious. We were stuffed! Great portion sizes! Guys would be happy! The pulled pork slider was delicious as was the savoury risotto! I always love the cosiness... read more

    avatar thumb eldineenio
    October 26, 2019
  • star rating  Very friendly. Good range of tapas dishes. Open late which was the deciding point for us. On the ball on the gluten free details, which is a must for me.... read more

    avatar thumb BernieS567
    June 2, 2019

    star rating  Always our go to for a nice bite to eat and chat. Never disappoints. Food is always good and its just a nice place.

    avatar thumb theresasJ1316RE
    December 20, 2020

    star rating  We met two friends here for tapas and I have to say having a Spanish sister in law... omg! Amazing quality, quantity and prices! Unbelievable value for money. The lamb... read more

    avatar thumb Navigator729274
    August 20, 2020
  • star rating  Great place very good service I would recommended to visit the restaurant
    Good value for money
    Great atmosphere
    Great Tapas

    avatar thumb 414barta
    August 10, 2021

    star rating  We were looking forward to our meal in The Grapevine so much as we are fans of tapas but unfortunately we were bitterly disappointed with the food and service.
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    avatar thumb 590edelm
    August 3, 2022

    star rating  My wife and I dined here recently and can say without a shadow of doubt it was one of the best dining experiences we've had. The ambience, service, quality, quantity... read more

    avatar thumb corkref
    October 5, 2020

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