Where to Eat

Ireland has a well deserved reputation for good food and is enjoying a renaissance of local and artisan food producers against a background of flourishing farmers’ markets showing the supply and demand for fresh, local produce. Wexford has always enjoyed a rich agricultural hinterland along the south east coast.

The food you will enjoy in Wexford is very often fresh, local produce from nearby farms and harbours. You will find many establishments run by people with a passion for what they do. If you love good food you will love eating in Wexford.

For further information visit www.wexfordfoodfamily.com, www.rai.ie or www.goodfoodireland.ie

Wexford Festival Opera and wine distributor, Febvre & Company Limited, have formed a partnership whereby Champagne Deutz, Äy and Delas Frères wines from the Rhône Valley are the official Champagne and Wines of Wexford Festival Opera

Selection of Restaurants in Wexford Town

  • Thomas Moore Tavern

    Located on Cornmarket, in the heart of Wexford Town, the Thomas Moore Tavern is Wexford’s oldest bar. Beautifully restored, the Thomas Moore Tavern uses the very best of local and seasonal ingredients and serves lunch and evening meals in stylish surroundings. Choose between casual meals in the Bistro and more formal dining in The Spires restaurant. There’s also an Outdoor Terrace and lively Piano Bar with evening entertainment where you can enjoy sophisticated cocktails or the perfect pint.

  • The Yard

    The Yard, Georges Street is one of the newest additions to Wexford's Restaurant scene. Under the guidance of Mary Codd, Manager and Peter Murphy, Head Chef, the Yard Restaurant has gone from strength to strength since opening in October 2006.



  • Greenacres Bistro

    Greenacres is located in Selskar in the heart of Wexford town. The beautiful building owned by the O'Connor family was formerly occupied by M J O’Connor & Co. Solicitors. In 2006 the premises was substantially renovated to its present condition. Greenacres now incorporates retail, a selection of exceptional wines, and homemade food and artisanal cheese. A spacious Art Galleries with Contemporary Irish art and sculpture, A Relaxed dining in a unique atmosphere,that is Greenacres Bistro.

  • Reeds at the Ferrycarrig

    Reeds is the stunning river front restaurant at the Ferrycarrig. With views almost as memorable as the superb cuisine, our restaurant boasts an extensive menu filled with locally sourced produce and an enviable wine cellar. Tony Carty, our executive head chef of over 15 years and his team have ensured Reeds Restaurant is a favourite dining experience with non-residents and residents alike.

  • Fordes Restaurant

  • Emerald Gardens

  • Oyster Lane Restaurant

  • The Riverbank House Hotel

  • La Dolce Vita

  • Vine Restaurant

  • Westgate Design

  • Stable Diet Café & Patisserie

  • Cappuccinos Restaurant

  • Dragon Heen Restaurant

  • D’Lush Café

  • The Lotus House

  • Taste

  • Cístín Eile

Where to Eat in County Wexford

  • La Marine

    This informal restaurant at Kellys Resort Hotel Wexford has its own separate entrance and offers a relaxed alternative to the dining experience in Beaches Restaurant. A zinc bar imported from France is the focal point of this bar, where you can have an aperitif. The food is full of flavour and simply executed offering diners the best French Bistro experience in Wexford.

  • Monart

    Recommended by the Michelin & Bridgestone Guides, our fine food restaurant serves light and modern cuisine (a la carte) each evening & Sunday Lunch to both guests and non-residents. There is an emphasis on locally sourced products and healthful options are available on request. Please reserve your table at the time of booking to secure your preferred dining times.

    Email: info@monart.ie

  • Marlfield House Hotel

    The reputation of Marlfield Wexford Hotel was built on its food much of which is grown in the garden. Marlfield House is considered to be one of the finest restaurants in Gorey Wexford, with fresh herbs, vegetables and fruit grown abundantly and gathered daily. Wild salmon, Spring lamb, Bannow Bay oysters, Wexford mussels and beef all feature very strongly on the exquisite menu. Marlfield House is a popular restaurant in Wexford ideal for any occassion, beit a delicious wholesome dinner, a light snack, sunday lunch or to relax with a glass of wine

  • Aldridge Lodge

  • The Cellar Restaurant

  • The Silver Fox Restaurant

  • Sqigl Restaurant

  • The Lobster Pot

  • Fusion Restaurant Ferryport House

  • Dunbrody Country House Hotel

  • Via Veneto Italian Restaurant