Restaurant Review: A rural retreat that’s full of Wild flavour

I ate incredibly well in the Wild Honey Inn which, because it operates on Lisdoonvarna time, forces you to relax and sink blissfully into a mild culinary stupor

The Wild Honey Inn, Lisdoonvarna, Co Clare: rustic pub grub polished to a high standard

The Wild Honey Inn

Kincora Road, Lisdoonvarna, Co Clare


Chef: Aidan McGrath

Buyer’s remorse had set in less than ten minutes after we had driven away from the Wild Honey Inn, and not because of anything I ate but because of something I didn’t.

That something was the ribeye with horseradish butter, crushed and crisp-fried celeriac and bearnaise sauce that was one of the main courses available as part of the ...