Reviews

Sweet Beat Café, Sligo – Vegan Review

When we choose the option of casual dining, there is little in the way of exceptionally good hearty, healthy yet affordable food to choose from. Moderately priced menus typically indicate a moderate quality of...

Life’s a Beach at Harry’s Shack

I’m often asked how I decide which restaurants to review. The truth is that there is no real science behind it other than an honest desire to eat in the particular places that I...

Turning Up The Heat – Fahrenheit at Clontarf Castle

Clontarf Castle Hotel has recently been given a makeover. The 12th century castle, nestled in a leafy northside suburb of Dublin, has been sensitively refurbished with contemporary, boutique style interiors. They have managed a...

Magic at McLoughlin’s Restaurant

Set in mature gardens, Roganstown Hotel & Country Club is an elegant country house hotel which is located on the outskirts of Swords, close to the airport in North County Dublin and within easy...

More Than Just Hype – Bastible Review

Although Bastible has only been open a few short months, it has certainly made an impact on the Dublin dining scene, garnering rave reviews for the food on offer under Chef/Proprietor Barry FitzGerald. The...

A Lingering Lunch at Brioche

It is surely a sign of the tide turning that villages are buzzing in January. Ranelagh has survived the recession in style yet I wasn’t expecting it to be as full of life as...