As a hub for visitors to the midwestern region of Ireland, Limerick is well-served by a variety of restaurants. Whatever your preference, you are sure to find a menu to suit. Try one of the restaurants detailed below.
The Abbot’s Rest Restaurant offers everything from a light snack to an extensive a la carte menu and extensive wine list. Its bistro style makes it the ideal eating-house in Adare. The restaurant is open yearround.
Ennis Road, Limerick City, Limerick
This premises is situated on the north side of Limerick City. You can enjoy a carvery lunch evening snacks, quality steaks and fresh seafood platters in the traditional restaurant.
For quality service and value for money in charming surroundings, this award-winning premises is worth a trip.
Azur Café and Brasserie
36 O’Connell Street, Limerick City, Limerick
Azur’s modern French menu brings class, experience, knowledge, and innovation to the river city, with the emphasis on a variety of superb seafood dishes. Azur is located in the heart of Limerick city and seats 75 people. Menus for group bookings can be tailored to your needs and budget, and the restaurant can also be booked for private groups/functions/weddings.
8 & 9 Georges Quay, Limerick City, Limerick
Situated in the heart of historic Limerick, this multi award-winning restaurant has established itself as one of Limerick’s best-loved restaurants. The international menu consists of delicious appetizers, pizzas, pastas, seafood, steaks, poultry, game, vegetarian options, delicious homemade desserts and ice creams. The Salt House Bar and Restaurant is fully licensed, and open seven days a week. Visitors are assured of quality, service, atmosphere and, of course, value for money.
Set in a private country house hotel in the heart of the Golden Vale, the Mustard Seed serves fruits, herbs and vegetables from the garden and specialises in vegetarian cuisine and modern Irish cooking. It has been highly rated in such guidebooks as the 100 Best Places to Stay and Dine in Ireland, Michelin and Egon Ronay guides, Good Hotel and Best Loved Hotels of the World.
At the Mustard Seed you can simply rest by a welcoming fire when having scrumptious tea served to you or venture forth to explore the unspoilt countryside.
A popular, relaxed bistro located in the gorgeous village of Adare, The Inn Between has something unique and alternative to offer.
The cleverly restored cottage, and the enthusiasm and cheerfulness of its staff are charming. The food is mostly simple fare of soups, some pastas, and good breads at lunchtime, with a more extensive a la carte menu available in the evening.
The Wild Geese is housed in what looks like an oversized dolls house behind a walled cottage garden. The restaurant is a series of cosy rooms with its open fires and clutter of Victoriana. The tasteful style and use of the best of local produce makes this one of Limerick’s most sought after eateries. The style of the food is based on the re-interpretation of classical cuisine in the modern idiom.
43 Thomas Street, Limerick, Limerick
Bella Italia is an authentic fresh pasta delicatessen and restaurant that offers the best of fresh home-made pasta and Italian specialities. Take-away facility available. Parliamo Italiano.