Dining

Kilkea Castle is a luxury experience with a choice of dining options that will appeal to all. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, dinner & drinks.

We offer alfresco dining so guests can enjoy the fresh Irish air and all restaurants on the property will be following social distancing guidelines.

The Clubhouse at Kilkea Castle has undergone extensive remodeling and sits proudly overlooking the 9th hole with occasional glimpses of the historic 12th century Castle filtering through the windows. The Clubhouse offers the choice of The Bistro or Hermione's Restaurant.

The Culinary Team at Kilkea Castle ensure all produce is sourced from ethical suppliers.To better understand each dining option enjoy a virtual tour.

Alfresco Dining at Kilkea Castle

Alfresco dining is offered at our Clubhouse, it's ideal for social distancing and enjoying the fresh Irish air. Take in a delicious meal overlooking the golf course with stunning views of the castle. We look forward to welcoming you back!


Picnic Basket Lunch

Guests can enjoy a picnic on the beautiful 180 acre estate or by the River Griese taking in the Irish countryside whilst enjoying one of our tasty picnic hampers. It is the perfect way to socially distance. You can now enjoy the resort with your family and the country air. 

View our Picnic Packages

In-Room Dining

We now offer an In-Room Dining service so that we can continue to serve our valued guests for all their meals in the comfort of their room. 

Breakfast & Dinner In-Room Dining Service available 

Sample In-Room Dinner Menu



Traditional Afternoon Tea in the Drawing Room

We offer a wide selection of specialty teas, delicate finger sandwiches, warm homemade scones and chilled bubbly. This is the perfect way to treat yourself, family and friends in luxurious and historical surroundings. The Drawing Room boasts some of the best views from inside the Castle. 

View our sample Afternoon Tea Menu

Traditional Afternoon Tea €40

Champagne Afternoon Tea €50

*Pre-Booking Essential. Please contact our Events Team for Group Bookings

Call: +353 59 9145600
Email: info@kilkeacastle.ie 

Restaurant 1180

For something a little more unique we offer our guests a fine dining experience in our private dining room located in our amazing 12th Century Castle. This exquisite Restaurant overlooks the rose garden and our signature 18th hole.

Opening Hours

Breakfast available daily: 8am - 11am 

Dinner served Monday - Sunday: 6pm - 9pm

Sample Breakfast MenuSample Dinner MenuSample Sunday Lunch Menu

*Pre-Booking Essential 

Call: +353 59 9145600
Email: info@kilkeacastle.ie

The Keep

Kilkea Castle's Bar, The Keep, located in the ground floor of the Castle, is the perfect spot to enjoy a pint of Guinness.

Tea, coffee, pastries and drinks served daily.

Opening Hours

Open Daily from 12pm (drinks only) 

Sample snack menu

The Bistro

The Bistro offers an informal dining experience and is ideal for the returning golfer or guest who simply loves choice and plenty of it. Our selection of hearty breakfasts, lite bites and wholesome main courses will make your mouth water. The Bistro offers all-day dining and is the perfect place to relax with friends and family.  

The Bistro is located in the Clubhouse at Kilkea Castle which has undergone extensive remodeling and sits proudly overlooking the 9th hole with occasional glimpses of the historic 12th century Castle filtering through the windows. 

Opening Hours

Friday: 8am - 6pm (Tea/Coffee)

Saturday: 5pm - 9.45pm 

Sample Breakfast & Lunch MenuSample Dinner MenuSample Kids Menu

Call: +353 59 9145600
Email: info@kilkeacastle.ie

Hermione's Restaurant at the Clubhouse

Share your special moments with us in Hermione's, a simple and sophisticated setting which demands your attention. Renowned for its Sunday Lunch Menu, Hermione's Restaurant is ideal for celebrating special occasions or simply celebrating life.

Our Restaurant is available for exclusive use and group bookings.

Opening Hours

Monday - Sunday: 12pm - 9pm

Call: +353 59 9145600
Email: info@kilkeacastle.ie