Co Cavan shares the 667 m peak of Cuilcagh with neighbouring Fermanagh. No ordinary mountain, this - it has underground streams which eventually become the headwaters of the lordly River Shannon, Ireland's longest river that passes south through many counties before exiting at the mighty estuary in Limerick. A magnet for tourism now with boating, fishing, cycling and walking-a-plenty.
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Adare, Co. Limerick
David Foley and Julie Randles’s Wild Geese restaurant is in the heart of Adare, in one of the prettiest cottages in the prettiest village in Ireland, and with consistently good modern Irish cooking and caring service, it’s an irresistible p ... more...
Limerick, Co. Limerick
Hotel / Restaurant
The unexceptional exterior of this pleasant four star near the university belies its stylish, modern lobby - and the well-maintained gardens and welcoming staff create a good first impression.
Originally opened in 1991, a new owner, Pat MacDonagh, too ... more...
Limerick, Co. Limerick
Café / Restaurant
At the back of the museum, overlooking the river, with tables outside on the terrace, this bright modern café/restaurant is the perfect place for a snack or lunch in fine weather.
Not just an appropriately elegant space to restore visitors to t ... more...
Longford, Co. Longford
Brother and sister Stephen and Linda Devlins’ popular first floor restaurant on the main street, is up steep stairs in a smart, light-filled room. It has a lovely curved bar as the focal point as you arrive, with informal seating that allows ex ... more...
The Boyd family’s characterful establishment is in a lovely old Georgian house overlooking the tree-lined mall.
It was renowned for many years as one of the area’s favourite restaurants - now it is run by Caroline Boyd, who has transformed ... more...
Birr, Co. Offaly
Character Pub / Pub / Restaurant
This characterful little thatched pub and restaurant just outside Birr shows just how pleasing a genuine, well-run country pub can be.
Des Connole, proprietor since 1991, has achieved a well-earned reputation for the immaculate maintenance and atmosph ... more...
Shannonbridge, Co. Roscommon
In a pleasant and historically interesting site right beside the Shannon, this restaurant is in a restored fort and has oodles of character. The owner, Fergal Moran, grew up here and, having fulfilled a lifetime ambition to restore the fort, opened it ... more...
Boyle, Co. Roscommon
Bar / Restaurant
Well known from his time at Knockvicar marina, Sardinian chef Bruno Boe’s many fans happily followed him to this new location in the centre of Boyle town centre.
Now located in two-storey corner premises on The Crescent (formerly The Moving Stai ... more...
Ballinderry, Co. Tipperary
Anthony and Anne Gernon’s almost-waterside restaurant has attracted a following disproportionate to its size over the years and, although it has been extended at the back to include a high-ceilinged conservatory style room which opens on to a gar ... more...
Cashel, Co. Tipperary
On a slip road at the top of the main street, just off the busy thoroughfare, siblings Elaine and JD Spearman's bakery and tea room is a charming old-style place to take a break for a bite to eat and 'freshly ground coffee or a grand cup of tea'.
It h ... more...