Mayo

A short visit to Westport lead us to some great food and a fun family afternoon. Some light shopping in Carraig Donn followed by a few pints in Porter House and an amazing dinner in An Port Mor…. Read More

The Central

It’s great to have The Central bar in Navan. It caters for everyone. Recently we took the staff there for lunch. There was something for everyone. We all had a really present afternoon. A massive thanks to everyone… Read More

Kajjal Malahide

One of my favorite restaurants. This place is consistently good. Very friendly staff and fresh food. Pictured below is Chili Chicken. The picture below that is 3 Veg Sides. Dal Turka, Spicy Aloo and Chana Masala. If you… Read More

12 Gins to Christmas

On the 12th day of Christmas my true love gave to me Gin Mare. On the nose it smells herbaceous with thyme. On the palate basil rosemary thyme and coriander. Best served with a Thyme.

12 Gins to Christmas

On the 11th day of Christmas Dingle Gin. Locally grown botanicals giving that “Taste of Kerry” feel. Simply served with a wedge of lime.

12 Gins to Christmas

On the 8th Day of Christmas my true love gave to me By the Dutch Gin. A new gin make this year. Great flavors of bay leaf, but meg and blood orange.

Breakfast

Had a great Breakfast last week up at the Hill of Tara. There isn’t a lot that needs to be said about this place. It’s always Top Quality. Good food. Fresh and clean with great staff and very… Read More

Breakfast

Iv been finding it difficult lately to find a decent breakfast in Navan. And one that does both a good breakfast and a coffee. Very rare. The other off putting thing about eating during the day in Navan… Read More

Brownes 

On a lovely afternoon in the Boyne Valley we headed to Slane Castle for Lunch. Brownes bar is new and I had heard raving reviews.  Living a short distance from Slane I had never been to the Castle… Read More

Faro

Recently took a short break to Faro Algarve Portugal. We were looking for somewhere quite with a pool and a bit of culture. Faro was perfect.  We flew with Ryan Air. The flight was about 3 hours. Getting… Read More