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01st Apr 2018

The Best Breakfasts In Ireland Have Been Revealed And This Is Where You Can Get Them


It’s no secret that us Irish really do put on a good spread when it comes to breakfast, and now the ultimate best breakfasts on the island have been revealed.

Georgina Campbell’s second annual Irish Breakfast Awards in association with Fáilte Ireland were held yesterday.

The awards see a variety of Irish hotels, restaurants, B&Bs and more receive awards for their excellence in providing top quality breakfasts.

Discussing the awards yesterday, Georgina said: “Whether it’s a nine-course Tasting Menu in a top restaurant or a homely breakfast in a B&B, quality ingredients are the foundation of any good meal.”

She added: “These Awards recognise the quality Irish Breakfast Foods that can lift this simple meal into an expression of the local land, and seascape, and we want to see more of them on Irish breakfast menus.”

Best Irish breakfast in a 5-star hotel:

Ashford Castle, Co. Mayo.

Best Irish breakfast in a 4-star hotel:

Gregans Castle Hotel, Co Clare.

Best Irish breakfast in a 3-star hotel:

Greenhills Hotel, Limerick.

Best Irish breakfast in a country house:

Longueville House, Mallow, Co Cork.

Best Irish breakfast in a guesthouse:

Hanora’s Cottage, Co Waterford.

Best Irish breakfast in a B&B:

Archways B&B, Co Wexford.

Best Irish breakfast in a visitor attraction:

The Crawford Gallery Café, Cork.

Best Irish Breakfast, Brunch:

Firehouse Bakery & Café, Co Wicklow.

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