Restaurants & Cafés

Adare enjoys a wonderful reputation for its excellent award winning restaurants, serving delicious food throughout the year in warm and welcoming surroundings and it is often referred to as the “gourmet village” of the Mid-West. The bars in Adare also have a reputation for excellent bar food, serving traditional Irish home cooked meals.

The Oak Room at Adare Manor

The gracious splendour of The Oak Room sets the scene for Adare Manor’s fine-dining experience. Providing a genuine taste of the best that contemporary Irish cuisine has to offer, The Oak Room restaurant invites guests to explore the culinary treasures of Ireland. The Oak Room was the original family dining room, host to countless intimate family meals and glittering dinner parties throughout its long history.

Restaurant 1826 Adare

“1826 Adare is located in the postcard pretty village’s most charming thatched cottage. This is one of the defining examples of a modern creative Irish restaurant”.

Striking a delicate balance between solid Irish cooking and modern innovation, husband and wife team Wade and Elaine Murphy are hitting the spot with fresh, comforting dishes. Reservations highly advisable


The Wild Geese

Housed in what looks like a large dolls house behind a walled cottage garden, the “Wild Geese” Restaurant is a series of cosy rooms with its open fires and clutter of Victoriana.

The cooking style is sophisticated and the results are delicious. Typically, starters may include a parcel of Kenmare smoked salmon stuffed with crabmeat served on a cucumber and dill salsa. More homely dishes also feature.


The Maigue Restaurant

Called after the river “Maigue”, the renowned multi-award winning, French Cuisine “Maigue” Restaurant has received the highest accolades for it’s superb cuisine. The restaurant has an excellent reputation for serving local and seasonal produce. One of the unique features of the restaurant is the roast rib of beef carved from the trolley every evening.


Fieldings Restaurant, Fitzgeralds Woodlands House Hotel

Relax and allow our experienced team to exceed your expectations in our cosy, comfortable and intimate fine dining restaurant. Our ever changing and imaginative menu ensures that you can savour the flavour of the best of local Limerick produce.


Timmy Macs Bistro, Fitzgeralds Woodlands House Hotel

Renowned locally as one of the best restaurants in Adare, Timmy Macs Bistro in Adare is the ideal restaurant for a corporate or family gathering. Our menu features healthy food options created by our dietician and our Chef. Vegetarian and Authentic Irish dishes are available.


The Mustard Seed****

Celebrating 29 years of fine dining, The Mustard Seed restaurant continues to be among the nations favourite. Picking up no fewer than 5 national awards for 2014 including ‘Best Irish Restaurant’ and ‘Best Hotel Restaurant,’ the restaurant is legendary with orchard and herb gardens providing synergy with the kitchen.


The Dovecote

The Dovecote Restaurant, open daily from 9am, is situated at Adare Heritage Centre is renowned for its fast and friendly service, and offers authentic Irish cuisine in a casual bistro style restaurant. This restaurant is specially known for its delicious quiches and the restaurant offers an extensive range of hot beverages and a homemade dessert menu.


The Good Room

The Good Room Adare is located opposite the Dunraven Arms Hotel. Our Café has a light and airy feel with a really relaxing atmosphere both inside and out and is a very popular meeting place. We serve only homemade products and we are widely known for our attention to dietary requirements, serving a wide variety of gluten free and vegetarian options. From our bakery stand we sell baked goods and cakes for all occasions.


Houfu Chinese Restaurant

The Houfu Chinese Restaurant is situated in the centre of the village of Adare and serves a feast of  authentic eastern cuisine. Our menu spoils our customers for choice with a range of starters including our very popular grilled aromatic lamb and grilled spring prawns to mention just a few.   Our delicious prawn dishes include our house favourite, steam king prawn with   garlic  and soya sauce and Kung Po king prawn.


Sean Collins & Sons Bar

Sean Collins & Sons Bar Adare. Situated at the top of the main street Adare this comfortable old style pub has built up a great reputation for locally sourced and great value food. Over the last few years The Bar and Restaurant has established a great reputation for quality, locally sourced, Irish food. The menu comprises of steaks from Costello’s local butcher,  fresh cod and chips, pasta, pizza, homemade burgers and more.


Other Restaurants in Adare

The Blue Door
+353 (0) 61 396481


The Arches
+353 (0)61 396246


Market Place Café
+353 (0) 87 637 9241


Neville’s at the Cross
+353 (0) 61 395 985