Wicklow Mountains restaurants

International in Glendalough

Wicklow Heather

This rustic family restaurant has been around for 40 years, serving everything from breakfast to dinner amid the honeyed glow of polished wood. The dinner menu offers Wicklow lamb, wild venison, Irish beef and fresh…
Seafood in Enniskerry

Johnnie Fox's

Busloads of tourists fill this place nightly throughout the summer, mostly for the knees-up, faux-Irish Hooley Show of music and dancing. But there's nothing contrived about the seafood, which is so damn good we'd h…
Modern Irish in Roundwood

Byrne & Woods

Everything that is admirable about contemporary Irish cuisine – a focus on locally sourced produce, inventive reinterpretations of classic dishes and beautiful presentation – is on hand at this elegant restaurant ho…
Cafe in Enniskerry


A lovely cafe with old-fashioned furniture in cool pastel shades, this is the place to get excellent breakfasts (it does great poached eggs on sourdough toast) and homemade soups and sandwiches. It also sells delici…
Italian in Enniskerry

Emilia's Ristorante

A lovely 1st-floor restaurant to satisfy even the most ardent craving for thin-crust pizzas. Emilia's does everything else just right too, from the organic soups and traditional pasta dishes to the perfect steaks an…
Cafe in Enniskerry

Poppies Country Cooking

Wholesome salads, filling sandwiches on doorstep-cut bread, and award-winning ice cream will leave you plenty satisfied, even if the service can be a tad slow.
International in Roundwood

Coach House

A black-and-white timbered coaching inn, this is a terrific spot to take a load off and refuel. The fare on offer is pretty standard – burgers, salads, fish and chips and a nice steak sandwich – but everything is pe…