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Ten Dublin Restaurants Nominated For Prestigious Nationwide Food Award

By Darragh Berry

August 2, 2018 at 9:33am


You can't beat Dublin when it comes to the grub.

Scratch that, you can't beat Ireland when it comes to food and Food & Wine are setting out to crown the best food Restaurants in Dublin, Leinster, Connacht, Ulster and Munster.

Each category has ten places on the list and Food & Wine say that:

"From local restaurants serving farm-to-fork produce to the most romantic places across the country, our awards recognise the exciting and diverse culinary scene in Ireland."

Other provincial awards that will be presented on 9 September include: Best Chef, Best For Wine, Bar Of The Year, Local Of The Year and much more:

Here are the nominations in the Best Restaurant category:

Best Restaurant Dublin -

  • Ananda, Dundrum, Dublin 16
  • Chapter One, Rotunda, Dublin 1
  • Dax, Pembroke Street Upper, Dublin 2
  • Etto, Merrion Row, Dublin 2
  • Forest Avenue, Sussex Terrace, Dublin 4
  • Glovers Alley, St Stephen's Green, Dublin 2
  • Heron & Grey, Blackrock, Co. Dublin
  • Patrick Guilbaud, Merrion Street Upper, Dublin 2
  • Pickle, Camden St, Dublin 2
  • The Greenhouse, Dawson St, Dublin 2

Best Restaurant Leinster -

  • Canteen, Celbridge, Co. Kildare
  • Chakra, Greystones, Co. Wicklow
  • The Duck Restaurant, Marfield House Hotel, Co. Wexford
  • La Côte, Church Ln, Co. Wexford
  • Tankardstown House, Slane, Co. Meath
  • The Fatted Calf, Athlone, Co. Westmeath
  • Thyme, Athlone, Co. Westmeath
  • TwoCooks, Sallins, Co. Kildare
  • Viewmount House, Co. Longford
  • Wild & Native, Rosslare, Co. Wexford

Best Restaurant Ulster -

  • Catalina, Lough Erne, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh
  • Deane's Eipic, Howard Street, Belfast
  • Harry's Shack, Portstewart, Co. Derry
  • Howard Street, Howard Street, Belfast
  • Kealy’s Seafood Bar, Greencastle, Co Donegal
  • MacNean House, Tuam, Co. Cavan
  • OX, Oxford Street, Belfast
  • Parson's Nose, Hillsborough, Co. Down
  • The Muddlers Club, Warehouse Lane, Belfast
  • Wine & Brine, Moira, Co. Armagh

Best Restaurant Munster -

  • 1826 Adare, Main Street, Co. Limerick
  • Aghadoe Heights Hotel, Killarney, Co. Kerry
  • Gregans Castle Hotel, Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare
  • Ichigo Ichie, Sheares Street, Co. Cork
  • Restaurant Chestnut, Ballydehob, Co. Cork
  • The House Restaurant at Cliff House, Co. Waterford
  • The Oak Room, Adare Manor Hotel, Co. Limerick
  • The Old Convent, Cahir, Co. Tipperary
  • The Tannery, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford
  • Wild Honey Inn, Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare

Best Restaurant Connacht -

  • An Port Mór, Westport, Co Mayo
  • Aniar, Dominick Street, Co. Galway
  • Cian's on Bridge Street, Westport, Co. Mayo
  • George V, Ashford Castle, Cong, Co. Mayo
  • Kai, Sea Rd, Co. Galway
  • La Fougere, Knockranny House Hotel, Westport, Co. Mayo
  • Loam, Fairgreen Rd, Co. Galway
  • The Cottage Restaurant, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim
  • The Lodge, Ashford Castle, Cong, Co. Mayo
  • West at The Twelve, Barna, Co. Galway

You can find more information on the awards here.

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