The Ashford Estate is a gastronomic destination, offering a host of memorable Dining Experiences that compliment our unique outdoor activities.
After a day exploring our estate, there is no better way to unwind than with sublime cuisine, perfectly mixed cocktails or a glass of wine in our atmospheric Wine Cellars. Our talented chefs use the finest local produce and wild-foraged ingredients to create culinary magic, with innovative dishes showcasing Irish cuisine at its finest.
The Secrets of the Ashford Castle Wine Cellar
Unearthed during the renovations, the Wine Cellars were the secret passageways of the castle. Today, they are the setting for unforgettable wine dinners and tastings.
Discover superb vintages and exceptional cuisine in the atmospheric 16th century tunnels with the expert guidance of our knowledgeable sommelier. It is a remarkable setting for memorable occasions.
When celebrating a special occasion or looking to make a lasting impression, Ashford Castle offers elegant spaces for private dining.
We have options to suit your needs, from intimate meals to grand banquets, with fully tailored menus and wine pairings. Our attentive team will set the scene for a memorable event, leaving you and your guests free to enjoy the occasion.
The refined Prince of Wales Bar embodies the tradition of Ashford Castle and is the ideal setting for extraordinary cocktails and the perfect pint of Guinness.
Our expert bar team craft exquisite blends of premium spirits and liqueurs, with signature cocktails, such at The Walled Garden Lemonade and Lady Ardilaun Iced Tea, using locally sourced and foraged ingredients.
Relax like royalty on the rooftop Cigar Terrace. Accessed through the timeless Billiards Room, the corner terrace with wrought iron chairs, glass tables and a locally-made awning is the perfect place to enjoy an exquisite cigar from Mr Tollman's limited cigar collection.
Savour a Millennium Edition Habanos or Partagas Lusitanias with a remarkable cognac pairing.
The perfect setting for outdoor dining, Cullen’s at the Cottage is a relaxed space in what used to be Cong Cinema.
Unwind in the beautifully manicured garden in front of the award-winning restaurant and enjoy delicious international and local dishes, such as owner Beatrice Tollman’s signature Chicken Peri Peri, with a refreshing cocktail.
Relax and unwind in the perfect setting for a long established tradition of Afternoon Tea.
Enjoy a delicious selection of speciality teas or perhaps a glass of Champagne, delicate finger sandwiches, warm freshly baked scones with lashings of cream and home-made jam, not to mention our tasty pastries and cupcakes.