Visit Breathnachs for Live Music, Good Food, Fun & Laughter.

Lively music sessions, late bar and D.Js. A visit to Kilkenny is not complete without a visit to Breathnach's Bar. Offering delicious bar food, in a city centre location. Stylish sports venue with four large screens, a heated beer garden and outside bar.  

Live Music every Sunday@ 8pm

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    Live Music & DJ's

    Come and enjoy music at Breathnachs Bar Kilkenny. Enjoy our live music and regular DJ's. Breathnachs - a Kilkenny experience to remember.

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    Great Food & Drink

    We have A la Carte, Bar & Cocktail Menus. Our bar menu is served 12noon to 7pm daily.. Our Cocktail bar is the place to be in Kilkenny for a night out, with regular mouthwatering specials.

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  • Hen party Nights in Kilkenny

    Parties & Special Occasions

    Let Breathnachs host your special occasion, be it a Hen Party, Birthday Party, Communion. Why not reserve one of our bars for the night. We can provide your party with great party options and the atmosphere to make that day/night a special one.

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Customer Testimonials

  • I have been there several times over the last few years and I have always enjoyed Breathnachs on every occasion. The staff act like you was a local, not a tourist. Good food and service. Live music always a treat.


  • Lovely place to go and watch live sports. Great food menu too 


  • "Great pub!"
    The food and service was wonderful! Loovely decor, friendly staff, plenty of friendly patrons 

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Breathnachs Bar Kilkenny

Breathnachs Bar is a popular Kilkenny Bar. The pub has a warm local welcoming atmosphere with friendly staff. Breathnachs is ideal for Hen Nights out, Sporting Occasions or get togethers with friends. We provide regular live Traditional Irish music and DJ's.

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Breathnachs Bar is located in the heart of Kilkenny City on Upper John Street between McDonagh Junction Railway Station and Johns Bridge.