What's On

Sitting within the magnificent 350 acre estate of Ashford Castle, The Lodge at Ashford Castle celebrates the year with inspiring events and the chance to sample extraordinary local and seasonal cuisine, international flavours and enables guests to learn about the latest trends.  Enjoy a variety of different dining and entertainment experiences with family or friends for an unforgettable experience.   

We go to great lengths to provide the very best experience in each of our venues, and welcome suggestions from you for future events too, so please do feel free to let us know what may be of interest to you. 

We look forward to welcoming you in the coming months. 



Sunday Lunch at The Lodge

The Lodge at Ashford Castle, with its wonderful views and welcoming hospitality, is a hugely popular destination for relaxed Sunday lunches. The menu showcases the imaginative cuisine of Chef Jonathan Keane and features an eclectic selection of dishes that celebrate contemporary Irish cuisine.

Time: 13h30 - 15h00 | Every Sunday

Venue: Wilde's at The Lodge

Price:  €35 per person


Relax in the Quay Bar and Brasserie

The Quay Bar and Brasserie is the only place you would want to come sit back and relax in, where you can appreciate the breathtaking views of Lough Corrib, sip on your favourite drink or enjoy a delicious meal.

The informal setting with our heartfelt Irish hospitality is sure to make you feel right at home.

Time: 10h00 - 22h00 | Daily

Venue: Quay Bar and Brasserie



Picnic Afternoon Tea

Enjoy an indulgent and leisurely afternoon with a Picnic Afternoon Tea at The Lodge, a treasure trove of tempting treats, made using the finest ingredients sourced from our estate or local artisan suppliers and also includes a glass of prosecco to add a little fizz to your day.

Price: From €320.00 for a groups of ten

Master Classes'

Come and enjoy a tutored tasting of either selected gin’s, whiskeys or tea’s. During this experience, one of our expert team members will take you through a premium tasting.

Price: From € 500.00 | Irish Whiskey Master Class: € 500
Tea Tasting: € 300
Prices based on groups of 10

Cheese & Wine Tasting

Join us every Wednesday for a cheese and wine tasting afternoon at The Lodge at Ashford Castle.

Enjoy a selection from Bouchard Finlayson, a boutique winery which is widely acknowledged as one of the finest wines now being produced in the Cape. The wines are handpicked by our knowledgeable Sommelier for your unique tasting.

Price:From € 500.00 
Prices based on groups of ten

Chef's Dinner Experience

Come and enjoy a delicious dining experience in Wilde’s Restaurant, served and explained to you by our talented Head Chef Jonathan Keane, with a signed menu to take home with you. Add a paired wine or whiskey tasting to enhance the experience.

Price: From € 650.00 a la cart menu | € 900.00 tasting menu | add paired wines at € 50.00 per person or a whiskey tasting for an additional € 500.00 
Prices based on groups of ten