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Dromoland Castle Hotel

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Restaurants are awarded from 1 to 5 Rosettes for culinary excellence. One Rosette restaurants are highly recommended in a local area and five Rosettes have reached the pinnacle of culinary excellence at a world class level.

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Classical haute cuisine in a spectacular castle

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At a glance

Open all year
Vegetarian menu
Tasting menu
Private dining
Wines by the glass
Wheelchair access

As well as a golf course and spa, you'll find turrets and ramparts at this fabulous country-house hotel. Formal dining takes place in the Earl of Thomond restaurant, a spectacular room filled with antiques, oak-panelled period character and a resident harpist.

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Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Closed for lunch: all week (except private bookings)
  • Dinner served from: 7
  • Dinner served until: 10


  • Chef(s): David McCann

Food and drink

  • Cuisine style: Traditional Irish, European
  • Vegetarian menu
  • Wines under £30: 3
  • Wines over £30: 224
  • Wines by the glass: 15

Price guide

  • Starter from: £16
  • Main course from28
  • Dessert from: £12
  • Tasting menu from: £85
  • Service charge
  • Credit cards accepted


  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome

Additional information

  • Seats: 80
  • Private dining available
  • Private dining seats: 70
  • On-site parking available

Getting here

From Ennis take N18, follow signs for Shannon/Limerick. 7 miles follow Quin. Newmarket-on-Fergus sign. Hotel 0.5 miles. From Shannon take N18 towards Ennis.

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