Food in Ireland

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  • Food fairs & festivals
  • Eating out guide
  • Irish food trails
  • Just Ask! campaign
Tempt your taste buds... Munch your way around some of the many Irish food festivals taking place this year and celebrate the best of Irish food.

Enjoy the flavour of Irish oysters, the gourmet produce of West Cork and the best of local Irish food.

Which food festival will you choose?

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Indulge yourself No slaving over a hot stove and no wash up - two great reasons to treat yourself to a nice meal out.

What about taking time to choose from a fine menu, luxuriate over a nice glass of wine or a soothing coffee? That's what holidays are made for.

Visit these websites for inspiration.

Take time out to savour Irish cuisine... Take time out to savour some truly local and regional food and enjoy the best of Ireland’s flavours and culinary creativity.

Pop into any one, or all, of Ireland's food trail venues to tempt the taste buds.

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  • Artfully arranged plate of food
  • Waitress showing diners wine selection
  • Chalk menu board
Celebrate local food The Just Ask! campaign is all about promoting local food and the people behind it.

Participating restaurants are proud to let you know they're using the finest of ingredients - all sourced locally.

So if you're curious about where the food on your plate came from - Just Ask!

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Discover Irish Cuisine

This spring, delight your taste buds by sampling some of Ireland’s specialty foods.

Ask for local foods in our restaurants, cafes, pubs, specialty food shops, at food festivals and cookery schools.

Savour food made by passionate people who are proud of their local ingredients, and chefs who deliver everything from traditional Irish dishes to contemporary Irish cuisine.

Browse the food markets for some unusual foodie treats. Go on, taste Ireland!

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