Castle Restaurant in Connemara

The Owenmore Restaurant

There are few restaurants in Ireland that enjoy an aspect as breath-taking as the Owenmore at Ballynahinch Castle. Overlooking the magnificently appointed terraces above the majestic salmon river the Owenmore Restaurant offers a relaxed elegance that reflects the subtle understated sophistication of the Kitchen. Executive Chef Alan McArdle and his team extract the very best in flavour and texture from the abundance of wonderful produce the region has to offer. Cooking with a sophisticated and light touch without over complicating their dishes the team present the very best in Irish food. 

A visit to the Owenmore restaurant is a treat for all the senses. Following a considered and elegant refurbishment guests can feast their eyes on the beautiful collection of art that adorns the walls, complementing the artistry of the kitchen works. While savouring the delights of the kitchen you can take in the works of Gerard Dillon, Louis le Brocquy, Jack Yeats , Mary Swanzy, Walter Frederick Osborne, William John Leech and Leo Whelan. A thoughtful and subtle collection that sits comfortably in this most beautiful of restaurants.

COVID-19 Non-Resident Bookings
We appreciate that so much has changed in recent months due to COVID-19 and we are following all the necessary guidelines to ensure the safety of our guests and team. At this time, The Owenmore Restaurant will be assessing non-resident dining bookings on a case by case basis. Please contact the team directly on or by calling (095 31006) if you would like to dine with us.