Plate of mussels in Ireland

Ireland is home to Michelin Star restaurants, gastro pubs, and farmer’s markets all featuring fresh and delicious foods. Whether it’s fresh mussels or Irish pudding, there is something for everyone to enjoy!

Located in Galway, Ireland, Killary Fjord Shellfish is a family-owned mussel farm business that began in 1989. Considered a pioneer in mussel farming, Killary Fjord Shellfish farms mussels on longlines submerged 8 meters under water. The mussels from Killary Fjord are known for their distinct sweet flavor as they are grown in an ideal location of both fresh and sea water. Once you are done learning about and farming the mussels, head back to the shore to get a taste of them for yourself. Not only does Killary Fjord Shellfish farm the mussels, but they serve them as well!

Kelly's Kitchen Ireland

If you work up an appetite while cycling around Newport, then stop by Kelly’s Kitchen. Opened in 2012 by Shauna Kelly, the daughter of Newport’s renowned butcher, Sean Kelly, Kelly’s Kitchen carries on the high quality tradition of the family name. The restaurant offers quality meats and homemade sausage, as well as delicious sandwiches, homemade desserts, and pudding. This cosy cafe is the perfect place to relax with friends and enjoy some food that everyone is sure to love.

These are just a few of the many great places to eat in Ireland. If you want to experience more of their delicious cuisine, consider taking a food tour and see what all the buzz is about when it comes to the Irish fare.


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