Dining Out

Kildare’s Firecastle offers a top-class selection of cake, quiche and oven-ready meals

Showcasing the best of Irish and international foods to stock your kitchen, this café-restaurant provides a generous, fresh and delicious lunch for a decent price point

Firecastle, Market Square, Kildare town, Co Kildare: a bright, airy space that houses a café and food store, with tables for both indoor and outdoor dining


Market Square, Kildare town, Co Kildare


Chef: Barry Liscombe

A funny thing happened on the way back from a trip to Cork: I realised that I wasn’t in a rush. This is a fairly rare occurrence, as there is generally a deadline to be met, be it personal or professional, so the lack of one demanded celebrating with something delicious.

I chose my pitstop well, as Firecastle can provide you with many delicious ...