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Top Choice Modern Irish in Carrickmacross & Around

Courthouse Restaurant

Chef Conor Mee uses local, seasonal produce in creative ways, resulting in daily changing Irish tapas (eg beetroot with cabbage-walnut pesto) and mains such as grilled sea bream with sea asparagus, shrimp and lemon …
Church in Carrickmacross & Around

St Joseph's Catholic Church

Craftsmanship shines at St Joseph's Catholic Church, with 10 windows designed by Harry Clarke, Ireland's most renowned stained-glass artist. Opening hours can vary.
Gallery in Carrickmacross & Around

Carrickmacross Lace Gallery

In the town's former cattle yards, a local cooperative runs this thimble-sized lace gallery, where you can see lace-making demonstrations and check out exquisite designs. Carrickmacross' lace makers can take commiss…
Pub in Carrickmacross & Around

Fiddlers Elbow

One of a row of picturesque colourful facades, Fiddlers Elbow's shamrock-green frontage leads to a bar, restaurant and upstairs nightclub ( The whole place has a buzzy convivial atmosphere; l…