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Top Choice Cafe in Gap of Dunloe

Heather

In a glorious setting, this light-filled cafe adjoins a farm that provides produce from its fields and polytunnels, while seafood and meat are locally and sustainably sourced. Fantastic food spans sweet treats such …
Cafe in Gap of Dunloe

Lord Brandon's Cottage

At the Gap's southern end, the road twists steeply down to the remote Black Valley and Lord Brandon's Cottage, an old 19th-century hunting lodge surrounded by lush, green water meadows with a simple open-air cafe an…
Pub Food in Gap of Dunloe

Kate Kearney's Cottage

This 19th-century pub at the northern end of the Gap of Dunloe serves decent pub classics including fish and chips, Irish stew, steaks and burgers, and has a kids' menu. Kitchen hours can be reduced at short notice,…
Irish in Gap of Dunloe

Beaufort Bar & Restaurant

Built in 1841, this charming stone pub has an intimate, gleaming timber dining room and utilises local produce in dishes such as Aghadoe black pudding, sea trout and Kerry lamb. Exact hours vary each year, so bookin…