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.

The Fine Dining experience in the Castle provides seasonal local produce and delivers superb presentation through traditional Irish Cuisine with a hint of International flavors. 

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.

Please Note: Dining hours may change weekly during the winter months.

Valentine's Day Special

Treat your loved one this Valentine with an unforgettable romantic 5-course dinner including a glass of champagne at Kilkea Castle. 

This intimate dining experience will take place in our exquisite Restaurant 1180.

View our sample Valentine's menu

View our Castle/Carriage room Valentine packages

View our Lodge Valentine packages

Call: +353 59 9145600

Email: info@kilkeacastle.ie 

Festive 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. 

Opening Hours

Monday - Sunday - 2pm to 4pm

Festive Afternoon Tea - €35 per person

View our Festive Afternoon Tea Menu

*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 

Monday - Sunday - 8am - 11am 

Sample Breakfast Menu

Dinner

Tuesday - Saturday - 6:30pm - 9:30pm 

Sunday Lunch - 1pm - 4pm

Sample Dinner Menu

Sample 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.

Opening Times

Monday - Sunday - 12pm - 9pm (with food)

Tea, coffee, pastries and drinks served daily.

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.  

Sample Breakfast & Lunch Menu

Sample Dinner Menu

Sample 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.

Sample Sunday Lunch Menu

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

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.

View our Picnic Packages

Summer BBQs at Kilkea Castle

Celebrate Summer...

  • One Hour drive from Dublin
  • 100% locally sourced Irish produce
  • Ideal BBQ Venue for 20 to 500 Guests
  • Private Garden, BBQ & Bar for your Guests
  • Live American style Barbequing
  • Complimentary Car Parking
  • 180 Acre Estate ideal for Team Building Activities

from €40.00 per person for 20 to 500 guests

View our Summer BBQ Brochure