The Kildare dining scene is one of the best in the country, from hearty comfort food to Michelin-starred fine dining, there are restaurants for every palate.
One thing is for certain, you will never be hungry while travelling throughout County Kildare. Here, chefs look to the land and sea for inspiration in creating their menus. Seafood plucked straight from the sea, the freshest produce from local growers, and rotating menus built around what’s in season are mainstays on the Kildare dining scene. For a lighter option there are cafés serving coffee, cakes, sandwiches and ice-cream. Or for those on the run the many takeaways and shops can instantly satisfy your hunger. Throughout the county, talented chefs are waiting to show off their delectable creations that will have you coming back for seconds. No matter what it is you’re looking for, you will be left spoilt for choice on places to eat in Kildare.
The Oak & Anvil Bistro at Killashee Hotel uses the best of local produce in the simple yet inventive dishes in a wonderfully relaxed setting.
A unique dining experience, Restaurant 1180 is a fine dining experience nestled in the private dining room in the 12th Century Castle of Kilkea Castle. This exquisite restaurant overlooks the […]
The ultimate destination venue. You can literally EAT, DRINK, DANCE, SLEEP on-site which has become the motto for this iconic pub.
This deep south American vegan friendly burger bar is based in the heart of Kildare town and offers a real like for like choice for both vegans and meat eaters […]
Venture South and visit South Bar & Restaurant at The K Club. It’s the big, bold cousin of The Palmer. South Bar & Restaurant is where classic crowd-pleasers get the […]
Located in Leixlip, Steakhouse 1756 serves locally sourced, seasonal food with a twist. It is the perfect location for a meal with friends or family or perhaps even a date […]
The Sundial Bar & Bistro has a great reputation for fantastic food and service, with beautiful outdoor balconies so you can dine al fresco. Music every Saturday night. The Sundial […]
Gastro bar situated on the banks of the Grand Canal serving traditional food with a modern twist.
Opened in 1995 the Ballymore Inn is a multi-award winning gastropub located in Ballymore Eustace Co Kildare 11 km south of Naas and just 40 minutes from Dublin.
The Barton Restaurant is recognised as one of the finest on the island of Ireland and is widely celebrated for its award-winning cuisine and extensive wine list. In the elegant […]
The Barton Rooms Restaurant at Barberstown Castle infuses the present day unique architectural status of Barberstown Castle with the historic elements of the main building. The restaurant name comes from […]
Popular with guests and locals who return time and again in the Keadeen, the multiple award-winning The Bay Leaf Restaurant offers contemporary dining, specialising in Irish Steak and Seafood, complimented […]
Located in the Clubhouse at Kilkea Castle, The Bistro is an excellent place to enjoy a bite to eat with friends and possibly even a cocktail. The Bistro has gone […]
Award wining gastropub that carefully sources its produce and brews its own selection of gins and craft beers. A great dining experience and value for money.
The Enclosure at Arkle focuses on sophistication with a contemporary twist. The menu will take you on a culinary journey showcasing the talents of Executive Head Chef, Bernard McGuane and […]
A family restaurant set in the heart of Kildare town.
Relax and Unwind in the Garden Bar at Barberstown Castle. Enjoy some delicious cocktails while overlooking the extensive gardens and the famous Weeping Willow tree. The Garden Bar is a […]
Classic Irish cuisine from chef Sean Smith in the Kildare countryside.
For an authentic, memorable dining experience, with the best of ingredients, The Pippin Tree at Killashee Hotel is just the place.
Overlooking the flower garden in the keadeen Hotel and with a covered heated terrace area for year-round al fresco dining and cocktails, Saddlers is ideal for casual dining at a […]
A relaxed family friendly dining experience overlooking the Grand Canal.