Local Amenities in Callan

It can be stated unequivocally that there is no dearth of sporting, social, academic, leisure and heritage outlets for people living within the greater confines of the Parish of Callan. The area is well served with over 30 organisations, clubs and societies. Click here for more details and local news from Callan Town.


Within Callan town itself, there are a number of excellent establishments offering the finest bed and breakfast accommodation there is. Within easy walking distance of the town, again highly acclaimed bed and breakfast facilities are available.

For further details it would be advisable to contact the Tourist Board in Rose Inn Street in Kilkenny City, Tel: 056-7751500.


There are twelve very good pubs in the town. Many of them provide entertainment on week-end nights.Many of them provide food for their clients as well. Some provide full lunch menus, or some provide light snacks. Many of the pubs are the focal point for charitable fund-raising.


BOI and AIB are open daily from 10am – 4pm, Monday to Friday (5pm on Thursday’s). An A.T.M. cash dispenser is available at the BOI in Green St in the town centre, and there is an AIB ATM located in the Supervalue store on Green Street.

Fast Food

Vaughans Take Away. Mill St. – Opening Hours. Mon to Fri. 12 Noon to 2pm and 5pm to 2am. Thurs to Sun 5pm to 2.30 am.


Supervalue Green St. – Opening Hours. Mon to Wed. 8am to 9pm. Thurs and Fri 8am to 10pm. Sat. 8am to 8pm. Sun 9am to 6pm.

Service Stations.

STATOIL Clonmel Rd. Callan. – Opening Hours. Mon to Fri 7am to 10pm. Sat 8am to 9pm.Sun 8.30am to 8pm.

LONDIS TOPSHOP West St. Callan. – Opening Hours. Mon to Sun 8am to 9pm

Kilkenny City

Kilkenny City is only 12 miles away and has fabulous shopping facilities and several top class Hotels and Guesthouses.

For further details of where to stay and what to do when visiting Kilkenny please click here