Wine & Dine in Carlow
Discover our bar & restaurant
Our resident Dolmen bar is the perfect place for a relaxing drink after a busy day. Choose from a wide drink’s menu including local gins and whiskeys. A traditional Carlow bar where you can savour the local atmosphere.
The Plum Tree Bistro serves dishes prepared with fresh, local produce, including herbs from our head chefs herb garden! Enjoy a delicious selection of food from our carvery or evening menu.
In line with current Government Level 5 Public Health restrictions our bar & bistro are currently operating on a takeaway service only. See our takeaway menus here.
The Plum Tree Bistro
Winner of the best restaurant in Carlow, awarded by the Restaurant Association of Ireland, The Plum Tree Bistro serves exquisite food in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Loved by our guests and locals our delicious menus are filled with American, French, British and local cuisine.
Our Head chef Laurence Richards comes to us with a worldwide wealth of experience – having previously cooked for royalty in London’s United Oxford and Cambridge Gentlemen’s Club and perfected the perfect steak in Canada’s finest steak house.
All menus are sample and subject to change.
Comfortable bar with friendly staff
Kickback and relax in the Dolmen Bar.
Spend the evening in the comfortable surroundings of the Dolmen Bar soaking up the local atmosphere reliving the tales of the day in the company of our friendly staff who will look after your every need, what better way to end a long day.
Our friendly bar staff are only too happy to make you a cocktail or choose from our extensive from our gin menu.
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Hotel Gift Vouchers
The perfect gift
Give your loved one the gift of choice with a Woodford Dolmen Gift voucher. Use for an overnight stay, a delicious dinner or a fantastic event.
Take the taste home
Our head chef gives excellent recipes and advice to take home to your own kitchen.