Restaurants

Top Choice Irish in County Limerick

Mustard Seed at Echo Lodge

The attractive village of Ballingarry is home to one of County Limerick's hidden dining gems. Produce picked fresh from this 19th-century former convent's orchards and kitchen gardens is incorporated into seasonal m…
Top Choice Cafe in Cashel

Cafe Hans

Competition for the 32 seats is fierce at this gourmet cafe run by the same family as Chez Hans next door. There's a fantastic selection of salads, open sandwiches (including succulent prawns with tangy Marie Rose s…
Top Choice Cafe in Limerick City

Hook & Ladder

A haven of understated style and a champion of local produce, this cafe set in a converted bank building epitomises Limerick's up-and-coming foodie scene. Exquisite sandwiches include Doonbeg crab with lemon mayo on…
Top Choice Irish in Limerick City

Azur

Georgian architecture meets modern design to create an elegant venue for one of Limerick's best dining experiences. Service is professional but relaxed, the wine list is exemplary, and the menu lends a continental t…
Top Choice Modern Irish in Adare

Restaurant 1826 Adare

One of Ireland's most highly regarded chefs, Wade Murphy continues to wow diners at this art-lined 1826-built thatched cottage. His passion for local seasonal produce is an essential ingredient in dishes like pan-se…
Top Choice Cafe in Nenagh

Country Choice

Country Choice is a place of pilgrimage for lovers of really great Irish artisan foods. Sample the superb lunch menu in the cafe or just have a coffee, but ready yourself to browse the extensive deli area with homem…
Irish in Adare

Oakroom Restaurant

Dine like a lord at Adare Manor's atmospheric Oakroom Restaurant, where dinner service is lit only by candles. The superb Irish menu is backed by a fabulous setting with views overlooking the grounds and the River M…
Pub Food in Fethard

McCarthy's

A classic multifunctional Irish country pub, McCarthy's proclaims itself as bar, restaurant and undertaker ('we'll wine you, dine you and bury you'). Closely spaced wooden booths and tables are wedged among an aston…
International in Limerick City

Chocolat

Bathed in dark-chocolate hues with soft ambient music, this international restaurant is a smart choice. Cocktails are inventive and generous, and there's an eclectic, populist choice on the menu, from Thai curry to …
Street Food in Limerick City

Limerick Street Food

When summer comes around, Wednesday lunchtime sees a row of street food stalls blossom along the Limerick boardwalk. Enjoy anything from Thai curry to Korean kimchi to US-style barbecue in an attractive riverside se…