Restaurants

Top Choice Modern Irish in Birr

Spinners on Castle St

On Castle St as it hits the bend by the castle wall, this alluring restaurant is part of a complex that spans five restored Georgian houses. The bar is the perfect place to pause with a cheeseboard or burger, while …
Top Choice Pub Food in Kinnitty

Giltraps Pub

The perfect place to stop after exploring the Slieve Bloom Mountains, this lovely country pub scores across the board. Food ranges from simple sandwiches to top-notch barbecque. You can enjoy a pint outside at a pic…
Top Choice Cafe in Birr

Brambles Cafe & Deli

A tiny outpost of big flavours, this cafe has mismatched furniture and very tasty food. The soda bread is accented with wild garlic, while the soups change with the seasons. Look for the desserts, which can include …
Irish in Birr

Thatch

A traditional thatched pub, 2km southeast of Birr, this 200-year-old inn is a great place to sip a pint or enjoy a meal. The hearty cuisine is a belt notch or two above the norm, with a kids' menu to match. Besides …
Italian in Tullamore

Sirocco's

Italian-Irish owned, this popular bistro at the centre of Tullamore caters to undecided taste buds and families with its wide selection of fresh pasta dishes and pizza, as well as meat, chicken and fish dishes, empl…
Cafe in Birr

Emma's Cafe & Deli

Generally full of families and shoppers, friendly Emma's serves a whole range of baked goods, sandwiches, salads and cakes. The deli is renowned for its selection of local foods and is an ideal picnic-supplies stop,…