Farmgate, Midleton, Co. Cork

While we were holidaying in East Cork, we ventured into Midleton one morning. We visited the Jameson Distillery and did the tour and afterwards had a walk through the town to seek out a spot for lunch. I had received some recommendations, and the one that kept coming up again was Farmgate. So in we…

Mt. Everest of Kathmandu, Bray

Mt. Everest of Kathmandu is a Tibetan and Nepalese restaurant in Bray, Co. Wicklow. It’s modern in design and has touches of Tibet and Nepal in the wall decor and art… more of this might give the place a better feel. But to be honest the reason for visiting is the food, and the people that…

Firehouse Bakery, Delgany, Co. Wicklow

Lazing in bed on a Saturday morning, perusing Twitter, Firehouse tweeted the most tempting pictures of pastries and breads… I couldn’t resist so off we headed. We made a rookie mistake on arriving into Delgany, not realizing they have ample parking at the back so we found a parking space on the street and wandered…

Platform Pizza Bar, Bray

We find ourselves eating out in Bray now and again as my father in law lives nearby. He had been full of praise for a pizza restaurant called Platform Pizza and was a regular visitor so we decided to check it out for ourselves with him recently. First off, I love the look – the…