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Café Therese at Headfort Arms Hotel

Café Therese in the Headfort Arms has something for everyone throughout the day.  Breakfast is cooked fresh from our kitchen and served alongside our home-made traditional breads, mid morning scones and pastries.  From midday, a traditional carvery lunch operates, with evening grill menu offering a selection of freshly prepared dishes.

Outdoor dining summer 2021

+353 (0) 46 9240063

Kells, Co. Meath

Farrelly’s Bar

A truly authentic family-run, traditional Irish pub. At Farrelly’s, we are famous for the quality or our pint of Guinness. As well as providing a traditional atmosphere we have a very pleasant outdoor area, a modern Wi-Fi network and live music every Friday.

+353 (0) 49 854 1136

Church Street, Oldcastle, Co. Meath

Loughcrew Coffee Shop

Sit and sip an excellent coffee and delicious cake while watching the kids play outside. Situated in Historic Gardens this is the perfect place to relax and unwind away from the hustle and bustle of town. Open 7 days 10am - 5pm during summer.

Spring 2021 Update: Gardens & Grounds open Saturday and Sunday from 11-4pm.

+353 (0) 49 854 1356

Loughcrew, Oldcastle, Co. Meath

Darnley Lodge Hotel

Situated in the historic town of Athboy, the Darnley Lodge Hotel is a haven of tranquillity nestled in the heart of the Boyne Valley Drive. Our Hotel is traditional with a warm and welcoming atmosphere and boasts a portfolio of fifteen en-suite bedrooms including our stunning Jewel Suite. Our hotel is an ideal place for you to relax and unwind with its homely charm and friendly feel. The lounge bar or restaurant are ideal if you would like to dine and our menus offer great variety. We have live music playing every Saturday night and live trad sessions every Sunday night from 8.30pm.

+353 (0) 46 943 2283

Main Street, Athboy Co. Meath

Park Rí, Destination Stop & Food Court

The name Park Rí comes from the local history of Meath being associated with the main power base of the High Kings of Ireland, Rí being the Irish word for King.  

Park Rí is a Destination Stop & Food Court located in the historic town of Kells.  It offers locals and visitors to Kells a place to enjoy freshly prepared good food in a relaxed family atmosphere for day-time and evening dining that includes a fully licensed restaurant.

046 927 1123

Cavan Road, 
Co. Meath, 
A82 E7F3

Headfort Arms Hotel

Operating as a hotel for almost two centuries, the Headfort has been operating in the hands of the Duff Family for almost 40 years.

In pursuit of genuine Irish hospitality, The Headfort Arms Hotel, in the heart of the ‘Royal County of Ireland’, offers luxury accommodation in the heritage town of Kells.

+353 (0) 46 9240063

Headfort Place,Kells Co. Meath

Hideaway at Foxhollow

Hideaway at Foxhollow is a luxury self-catering farmhouse with welcome hamper and stoves lit on arrival, awaiting our guests in the heart of Co Meath between Kells and Athboy a perfect location to visit the Boyne Valley region .

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+353 (0) 46 943 4042 / 87 851 8553

Fordstown, Kells, Co. Meath

Loughcrew House

Loughcrew, a Unique Experience

Loughcrew House and Gardens are a 17th and 19th Century Irish landscape steeped in compelling history, with numerous scenic gardens and pleasure walks to enjoy. We offer unique and individual accommodation that cater for every guest need. Relax and unwind in Loughcrew House with up to 17 friends and family, Stable Lodge or our Courtyard Apartment.

+353 (0)49 8541256

Loughcrew, Oldcastle, Co. Meath

Loughcrew Megalithic Centre

Loughcrew Megalithic Centre- Camping Facilities

Located beside the 5,000 year old Loughcrew Cairns is where you will find Loughcrew Megalithic Centre. Visitors to the area have a choice of accommodation. Our campsite is surrounded by mature trees and consists of  our fantastic glamping village and 15 hardstanding berths with electric hook up. If you feel like getting back to nature we have plenty of room for tents. Guests can also make use of our playground, tv room and games room.

0867361948 and 0872113624

Loughcrew, Oldcastle, Co. Meath

The Bective

The Bective is a sister restaurant to The Central in Navan. With the same ethos... 

The Bective specialise in Irish beef and fish with over 90% of food sourced within Co Meath. Great food, value and friendly service are on offer at The Bective and an early bird menu is available every night. Check out

Opening hours: 

The Central will open for outdoor service from Thursday July 1st  to Sunday July 4th.

(046) 924 7780

Bective St, Kells, Co. Meath