Wednesday 28 June 2017

Three to Try: Green Barn, The Bistro at Tankardstown, Overend's Cafe

Farm Fresh

Greenbarn Garden, Lifestyle & Cafe

Inchiquin,

Killeagh,

Co Cork

Tel: (024) 90166

Style

A Very pretty equestrian-style building with stripped floorboards and a relaxed ambiance. It does good homely food, from breakfast to scones and lunches. A great location for informal weddings. A farmers' market on Friday mornings

Price

€3.95-€16.95

Try

Seafood pie topped with sliced potato and cheese, and served with a mixed salad

Wine

From €16

The Bistro at Tankardstown

Tankardstown House,

Slane,

Co Meath

Tel: (041) 982-4621

Style

A disarmingly pretty location in the original courtyard. Browse the little Secret Garden shop, which is filled with things you might not need, but would like to have! A farmers' market on bank holiday weekends

Price

€7-€15

Try

Crayfish linguini with chorizo cream and Parmesan

Wine

From €20

Overend's Cafe

Airfield,

Upper Kilmacud Road,

Dundrum,

Dublin 14

Tel: (01) 298-4301

Style

Set in the drawing room, library and sitting room of the beautiful old house at Airfield -- a 35-acre estate and Dublin's only urban working farm, with formal gardens, cafe and shop -- is an extraordinary city facility. They're famous for their freshly baked scones. A farmers' market takes place on Thursdays

Price

€5.50-€10.50

Try

Aubergine and courgette cake with salads

Wine

From €16.95

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