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Cosy up inside or outside in our heated, outdoor glass pods in the most spectacular Medieval setting in the heart of Kilkenny city.

Now taking bookings for tables indoors (all customers must show their proof of vaccination) or a unique al fresco experience outside in our glass pods in the gardens of Butler Gallery.

We are serving all your favourite lunch dishes, Cloudpicker coffee, desserts and our signature hot chocolates.

For parties of 6 or more please contact [email protected]

Our Food: Enjoy our oozy toasties, freshly baked cakes, tarts and tasty vegetarian and vegan options, all homemade with love, using local seasonal produce and always with no nasties. We have a special menu for our younger visitors.

Our Coffee: Proudly serving Cloud Picker Coffee, roasted specialty coffee.

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Opening Times

Tuesday - Saturday: 10.00am – 4.30pm
Sunday: 11.00am – 4.30pm


We are located just inside reception at ground floor level. The Café area is wheelchair and pushchair accessible with a lift from ground floor to the first floor.

Contact and further information
Please contact Sharon to enquire about bookings:
[email protected]
056 7741169
M: 087 9366133

More to Explore

The O’Malley Collection

The O’Malley Collection includes work from Tony O’Malley (1913 – 2003) and Jane O’Malley (b. 1944).

Heritage & Archaeology

Several archaeological digs were carried out from 2010 onwards as part of the Evans' Home refurbishment.

Monastic Site

The site of Butler Gallery has a long and diverse history spanning over 800 years.

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Monday: closed (except Bank Holidays when Sunday hours apply)
Thursday: Late Night 10.00–20.00*
Sunday: 11.00–17.00*
* last admission is 30 mins before closing times