Eastern & Southeastern Clare restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Bunratty

Gallagher's of Bunratty

With stone walls, exposed beams, timber panelling and a wood stove, this thatched cottage is as enchanting inside as it is out. But the real reason to book is for some of Ireland's most magnificent seafood, such as …
Top Choice Bakery in Killaloe & Ballina

Wooden Spoon

Strewn with old cookbooks, the Wooden Spoon is renowned for its baking, and queues regularly stretch out the door. Savoury dishes span frittatas to spinach- and chorizo-stuffed filo pastries; sweet treats include mi…
Pub Food in Bunratty

Durty Nelly's

Opened in 1620, this atmospheric mustard-yellow pub once served the guards at neighbouring Bunratty Castle. Its warren of rooms is full of snugs, timber beams and peat fires, along with an astonishing collection of …
Italian in Killaloe & Ballina

Tuscany Bistro Ballina

Small and stylish, with striped chairs and gleaming timber floors, this Italian bistro has an extensive list of pastas, pizzas and expertly cooked mains such as veal with lemon sauce, along with a reasonable wine li…
Market in Killaloe & Ballina

Farmers Market

The twin towns hold their excellent farmers market on the islet Between the Waters, off the bridge on the Killaloe side.