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Nominate in the Irish Restaurant Awards 2024 and be in with the chance to win a Foodie Getaway kindly sponsored by Ireland’s Blue Book

Nominations are open the 17th of January 2024 at 12 noon until the 31st of January 2024 at 12 noon

Week 1 Prize: The Irish Restaurant Awards & Ireland’s Blue Book are delighted to present an overnight stay with bed and breakfast for two in Ghan House, Co. Louth 

Built in 1727, Ghan House is a listed Georgian House & Restaurant within 12 acres of walled mature gardens & horse fields. Just a tree length away from medieval Carlingford – with its narrow streets, town gate, castles, priory & ancient walls – a stone’s throw from Carlingford Lough.  

The 2 AA Rosette restaurant utilises the herb & vegetable gardens & celebrates its position on Carlingford Lough with the local seafood & mountain lamb/beef. 

Whether you stay in the old house or the garden bedrooms, views of Carlingford Lough, the Mourne Mountains or Slieve Foy are standard. Mountain walks, Carlingford Greenway, Scenic Carlingford Ferry. 

T&C’s – Offer subject to availability.

Ghan House, Carlingford, Ireland (0)42 937 3682

Week 2 Prize: The Irish Restaurant Awards & Ireland’s Blue Book are delighted to present an overnight stay with bed and breakfast for two in The Mustard Seed, Co. Limerick   

Nestled in the heart of the Golden Vale, this oasis of pastoral paradise overlooks the rustic village of Ballingarry. On the doorstep to Adare, the restaurant is legendary with superb food and quintessential country house hospitality. Sitting on twelve acres of manicured gardens, the eclectic, heritage hideaway is the perfect venue for romantic escapes, special occasions and intimate weddings. 

The house looks across at Knockfierna, the highest peak in the Mid West landscape, the perfect trek for even the amateur walker. Close to Lough Gur, one of Ireland’s finest archaeological and historical gems. Ten minutes from the Great Southern Greenway. 

T&C’s – Offer subject to availability.

The Mustard Seed, Ballingarry, Co. Limerick. Picture: Alan Place.

Terms & Conditions

  1. To make a valid nomination you must complete the nomination form and submit your personal details here
  2. Once you have submitted a valid nomination you will be automatically entered into the prize draw.
  3. A winner for each prize will be drawn at random from the nomination entries received. In each case the winner will be the person that submitted the nomination
  4. Winners will be contacted by email in the two weeks following the close of nominations.
  5. The prizes above are subject to availability. They are not transferable and no alternative prizes will be offered. Bookings to use the vouchers must be made directly with the hotel/country house.
  6. Prize vouchers are valid for one year
  7. Entrants must be aged 18 years or over
  8. For full terms and conditions on submitting a nomination please see here

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