MAY BANK HOLIDAYS

 
We are open from 11.30-4.30pm serving our regular lunch menu from 12-3pm

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<h2>OPEN ALL DAY - from 1st June </h2>

OPEN ALL DAY - from 1st June

We will be open Tuesday-Saturday All Day from 11.30am 1st June (Summer Hours) Sundays 12-4.30pm. Food service times can be found on this web site, Click on Home, then underneath Hours. You'll find all the information that you need. If not give us a call T: 01242 820341

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Father's Day - Sunday 18th June

Bring Dad for Super Sunday Lunch, get him to try our Dry Hop, its delicious and refreshing on a sunny day. Book soon as we get very busy on Celebration days. 
please note, our Roast dinners are not suitable for alfresco dining, but all other dishes on the Sunday Menu are...........we look forward to seeing you

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<h2>Father's Day - Sunday 18th June</h2>

<h2>BASTILLE DAY</h2>

BASTILLE DAY

Friday 14th July (Evening) – Bastille Day
"Vive la France!"
Come and join us for a lovely French Evening to celebrate Bastille Day
French Menu, French Wine Offers (Conservatory Only - Booking Essential)
 

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Welcome to The Kilkeney Inn......we’ve come back home!

Having left Gloucestershire in 1999 to run a pretty part-thatched pub in North Bedfordshire, The Jackal, we are thrilled to be back in this area as the new proprietors of The Kilkeney Inn. Kev our-my (head chef/owner/husband) spent 6 years at the helm of the Fossebridge Inn kitchen in the late 1990’s, where he accrued a huge following for his tasty and innovative dishes. Kev is classically trained learning his skills alongside TV chef and personality Gordon Ramsey! He has worked in prestigious London restaurants and hopes to bring these influences, plus his passion for fabulous food to his new kitchen. In Kev’s Kilkeney Kitchen he and the team produce fresh dishes influenced by elements of our passion for countryside living.
 
I on the other hand I bring a wealth of different ideas and approaches from my background of floristry, horticulture, Marketing and Design; I hope that we will become nationally recognised and build a great reputation for good food as we did at The Jackal. I grew up in Cambridgeshire then spent the better part of 20 years in Cheltenham, where I grew to love the county and its unique countryside, rustic villages and towns and dynamic industry.
 
The Kilkeney Inn itself has had a chequered past, with peaks and troughs in trade over the years. We intend to put the pub back on the map. Our ethos is to cook good hearty food, using as much seasonal and local produce as possible, changing menus with regularity, yet maintaining known customer favourites; our aim is to blend this with good customer service and aesthetically pleasing surroundings.
An Inn opened on this site just shortly before 1780 called the Cross Hands Inn, now called The Kilkeney Inn, (please note the spelling); the Inn is located in an area known as Kilkenny (spelt the Irish way!). There is a view point is just a short distance away. The name Kilkenny is thought to have been taken from a nearby farm, originally named Kilkenny after the capture of Kilkenny town in Ireland by Cromwell in 1650. How the pub got the name Kilkeney is yet to be explored! There is some evidence to suggest that this was a drovers pub long before 1780, I’m working on collating the history.
 
Eat, Drink & Enjoy
 
Jules

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Coming up this week

Today 29/5

Special Event

BANK HOLIDAY LUNCHWe are open Bar: 11.30-4.30pm Food: served 12-3pm (regular lunchtime menu)


Thursday 1/6

Special Event

OPEN ALL DAY From Thursday 1st June we open all day Tuesday-Saturday, from 11.30am. Please see web site for further information and service times


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Yet again

Will W

Honest and unpretentious Cotswold Inn

Lorna W

Good food

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Jewel of the Cotswolds

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What a find!

Melissa S

Very accommodating

ValerieandBarry

Top place to stay and eat

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Enjoyable lunch

Paul H

Mothering Sunday lunch

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Sunday lunch treat with a smile

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Great food and service

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Sunday Lunch

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Half term lunch with kids

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Very pleasant and efficient service

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Sunday Lunch

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really good sunday lunch

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Excellent Food and Friendly Efficient Service

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Winter retreat

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went here for dinner and it was great

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Very helpful staff and excellent food

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Enjoyable lunch

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Lovely dinner

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Lovely food and charming service

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Excellent

Helen H

Pre dinner drinks on a delghttful patio area

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the best food

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Lovely relaxed lunch

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Really good food

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Lovely country pub

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Lovely food and service

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A Pleasant Surprise

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You must try the chocolate tart!

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All round excellent

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Gem on the highway!

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An Enjoyable Lunch

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Just a passing with starving grandchildren...

Carol B B

Enjoyable Evening

Pauline P

Greatly improved under new ownership

Pauline F

A hidden gem

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Banging

Laura R

Clean, classy and comfortable

David T

Great Food

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Great taste, great service

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A very good find......

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“Great Food, Great Atmosphere”

John W

Suitable for new mums

Lisa D

Three visits in one week!

Janet G

Definitely worth a visit...

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Great food. Friendly service

Kevin F

Absolutely amazing place!

Abigail B

New hosts offer great food and value.

Peter S

Simply wonderful.

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Great place for lunch in the South Cotswolds.

Paul M

Great Food, Great staff, Great place

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Welcoming and delicious

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