Experiences - Ireland's Ancient East

Ireland's Ancient East

Take a Culinary Voyage Into The Past

A taste of local culture….

5000 years of history and a food culture spanning centuries, this rich land is carpeted by lush landscapes and idyllic towns, framed by the River Shannon and the Irish Sea. Discover and Book food and drink experiences with locals, hear stories of how generations of families have handed down their farms and how traditional food production techniques and culinary skills have been retained to bring this ancient land to life.

Browse & Book Experiences in Ireland's Ancient East

Where To Eat & Drink in Ireland's Ancient East

The Strand Cahore, Co. Wexford, Irish Food, Good Food Ireland
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Dine in this stunning bar and restaurant facing the great Irish sea.

Gorey, Wexford
Spice Restaurant | Places To Eat Good Food Ireland
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A transformation has happened in Wexford town since 2009. Spice Restaurant was born.

Wexford Town, Wexford
Prime 74 Restaurant, Co. Tipperary, Good Food Ireland
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Prime 74 Restaurant is the latest exciting addition to bustling Tipperary Town.

Tipperary Town, Tipperary
Mount Juliet Estate, Kilkenny
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Mount Juliet Estate is a lesson in luxury with stunning gardens, golf facilities, accommodation and Michelin star dining.

Thomastown, Kilkenny
The Pavilion Garden Centre, Co. Cork, Irish Food & Drink, Good Food Ireland
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The Pavilion Garden Centre, located just outside of Cork City, brings together good food, home interiors and greenery all under the one roof.

Ballygarvan, Cork
Lock 13 BrewPub, Co. Kildare, Good Food Ireland®
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Barry and Ola Flanagan have created a family-friendly gastropub overlooking the charming Grand Canal.

Sallins, Kildare
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A Casual Food offering located outside Wexford Town.

Drinagh, Wexford
Maryborough Hotel & Spa, Good Food Ireland, Irish Food
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Luxury, relaxation and fantastic food in the Cork suburbs, at Maryborough Hotel & Spa located near the English Market.

Douglas, Cork

Top Foodie Places To Stay in Ireland's Ancient East

Good Food Ireland | Places to Stay | Faithlegg House Hotel & Golf Resort
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Set in the countryside, yet close to the sights and shopping in Waterford City, Faithlegg is a perfect retreat hotel.

Faithlegg, Waterford
Ballymaloe Country House Exterior
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Ballymaloe Country House is a mecca of wholesome cooking and home to the dynasty of Allen cooking, set in the Cork countryside.

Shanagarry, Cork
The BrookLodge Hotel and Macreddin Village Exterior
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Experience fine-dining with organic and wild Irish produce at Brooklodge and Macreddin Village, Co. Wicklow.

Macreddin, Wicklow
Firecastle, Co. Kildare, Good Food Ireland®
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Firecastle ticks all the boxes, artisan food shop, cafe, cookery school and even beautiful accommodation all wrapped up in one enticing package.

Kildare Town, Kildare
Mount Juliet Estate, Kilkenny
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Mount Juliet Estate is a lesson in luxury with stunning gardens, golf facilities, accommodation and Michelin star dining.

Thomastown, Kilkenny
Ashdown Park Hotel, Co. Wexford, Irish Food & Drink, Good Food Ireland
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The Ashdown Park Hotel is the ideal location to base yourself when discovering the beauty of Ireland’s sunny south east.

Gorey, Wexford
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Best-in-Class Producers in Ireland's Ancient East

Good Food Ireland | Producer | The Wild Irish Foragers And Preservers
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Wilde Irish Foragers create natural wild Irish Syrups, Sauces, Fruit Cheeses, Jellies, Pontack and their newest product, Shrubs using recipes from a bygone era.

Birr, Offaly
Good Food Ireland | Producer | Kearns Fruit Farm
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James Kearns knows his soft fruit.

Enniscorthy, Wexford
Irish Blackcurrant Cordial with No Added Sugar
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Mr Jeffares Blackcurrants, 100% natural cold pressed pure juice with no added sugar, made from home grown Irish blackcurrants at Ballykelly Farm, Co Wexford.

Drinagh, Wexford
Good Food Ireland | Producer | Killowen Farm Yogurt
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Nicholas Dunne's family have been farming land at the foot of the Blackstairs Mountains, outside Courtnacuddy, County

Enniscorthy, Wexford
Regan Organic Produce, Co. Wexford, Irish Food, Good Food Ireland
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At Regan Organic Farm, Mary Regan works hard with family and employees to produce free range organic poultry and meat reared as naturally as possible.

Enniscorthy, Wexford
Brehon Brewhouse, Co. Monaghan, Irish Food, Good Food Ireland
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Seamus and Siobhan McMahon run a successful brewery from their Co. Monaghan based family farm.

Carrickmacross, Monaghan
Good Food Ireland | Producer | Ryans Arbutus Bread
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Declan Ryan was well known some years ago as a chef/restaurateur.

Cork, Cork

Speciality Shops, Delis & Cookery Schools

Janet Drew of Janet's Country Fayre
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A range of great tasting chutneys, relishes and sauces from Wicklow based producer, Janet's Country Fayre.

Kilcoole, Wicklow
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Stop by Kay O'Connell Fishmongers when visiting Cork City and pick up a selection of fresh locally caught fish and seafood.

The English Market, Cork
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Renowned for his Spiced Beef, Tom Durcan supplies a selection of meats from his English Market Stall.

The English Market, Cork
Firecastle, Co. Kildare, Good Food Ireland®
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Firecastle ticks all the boxes, artisan food shop, cafe, cookery school and even beautiful accommodation all wrapped up in one enticing package.

Kildare Town, Kildare
Macamore Buffalo, Co. Wexford
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Liam and Sinead Byrne are bringing the delightful taste of water buffalo to Co. Wexford and beyond from their family farm in Ballygarrett Co. Wexford.

Gorey, Wexford
Ballycross Apple Farm Juices Bridgetown Wexford
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Ballycross Apple Farm Juice is a range of natural juices produced to the highest standards in Bridgetown Wexford.

Bridgetown, Wexford