Get away at home If you want a little pre-Christmas detox, the Cliff House Hotel (thecliffhousehotel.com) in Ardmore, Co Waterford is runnin(...)

Adriaan Bartels: “We realised that the only people who would come and stay in those days were the Irish, and there was only so much they would pay.”  Photograph: Patrick Browne

In the world of Adriaan Bartels, small is definitely beautiful. Bartels is the man in charge of the Cliff House Hotel, which overlooks the bay in Ardm(...)

Garrett Byrne, head chef and proprietor of Kilkenny’s Campagne restaurant which has retained its star.

The Michelin Guide has awarded no new stars to Irish restaurants with no change to the nine starred restaurants in the 2015 guide. A list released by (...)

 Graham Neville, the chef at Restaurant FortyOne, pictured in a walled garden in Killiney, Co Dublin where much of the award winning restaurant’s food came from. Photograph: Collins Dublin.

Restaurant FortyOne in Dublin city centre dominated this year’s Food and Wine Magazine Restaurant of the Year Awards. The awards, now in their 14th ye(...)

Interior picture of Campagne Restaurant in Kilkenny taken from its website campagne.ie

Two Co Kilkenny restaurants, Lady Helen at the Mount Juliet Estate, Thomastown, and Campagne in Kilkenny city have been awarded coveted stars for the (...)

Executive chef Martijn Kajuiter said the recognition “makes all our hard work worthwhile, and is a great morale booster for our whole team”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Michelin-starred Cliff House Hotel in Ardmore, Co Waterford, has become only the second Irish restaurant to receive four AA rosettes. The hotel jo(...)

I picked my first ripe strawberry from the garden late last week; scarlet-red and succulent, its sweet flesh smelled of summer and tasted something li(...)

Liz Dolan is an interior designer who in a former partnership with Joanne Peat as Sketch Design created the much talked about look of Ranelagh restaur(...)