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The Wicklow Heather Restaurant

Glendalough Road | Co Wicklow, Laragh, Ireland
+353 404 45157
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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08:00 - 21:00All hours
Irish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Glendalough Road | Co Wicklow, Laragh, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was our second visit to this restaurant/pub and we were not disappointed. The food was cooked to perfection even the kids enjoyed the experience. One piece of advice, if you do not have a very large appetite I suggest you decide weather to have...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and the other half popped in here for a light lunch before visiting Glendalough on a Sunday afternoon. It was really busy in there so it's a good idea to book. Luckily we only wanted something small so they were able to fit us...More

Thank Ciara19
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had heard my mum mention this place and had always meant to go. Finally got around to it today when my son suggested we go for a drive around Wicklow and we called in here for lunch. Luckily they had a table. So glad...More

Thank bambergfan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While driving around during our last full day in Ireland, we just happened on the Wicklow Heather Restaurant. First of all, the place absolutely oozes atmosphere; it's very warm and charming. The bangers and mash was pretty darn good, and the service was very friendly,...More

Thank Linerguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long walk in the mountains we arrived for an early dinner based on recommendation from our host. The place was delightful. It's warm and cosy with an eclectic decoration theme. The extensive lunch menu is available until 6pm when they switch to the...More

Thank GlutenFreeNomad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in here for a quick bite to eat. And we had quite a treat. Everything about this place is nice. Both its location and the building itself. The bar and the restaurant itself are almost completely wood. You could spend hours just looking...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here twice during our stay nearby, enjoyed both times very much. Portions are good, plenty of variety, and its got a cozy, quirky atmosphere. The food and the prices were both better than I'd have expected for a restaurant that because of its location...More

Thank Geraldine H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my partner fancied a day away from Dublin and decided to drive to Glendalough we went drove past this restaurant and thought we would see what was further in Glendalough there was nothing that took our fancy due to very limited choice. We...More

Thank pippaj0
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went walking around the lakes at Glendalough one fine November morning. Afterwards we went looking for somewhere casual to eat but there was nothing at the official Glendalough centre. We drove for a few minutes and fell across this restaurant with a fairly full...More

Thank Occasionaldiner5
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on Sunday for a family birthday there was 18 of us in total booked for 3 o clock the place was packed when we arrived there was even people eating outside it was that busy. We ordered the food all was delicious I...More

Thank leinster l
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Questions & Answers
10 July 2017|
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Response from Kimberly F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I do not know for sure. I did not see animals there during our stay.
11 June 2017|
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Response from Heather G | Reviewed this property |
I was there for a lovely Sunday lunch. I don't know if it was "traditional" but it was delicious. I would recommend making a reservation. I recall there were some great drink specials on the Sunday menu also
5 November 2015|
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Response from Feedbacks_PR | Property representative |
The Wicklow Heather will definitely accommodate your dietary requirements, as will most restaurants in Ireland. We are famous for our fish and seafood. 99% of all restaurants will have at least one chicken dish on their... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glendalough Road | Co Wicklow, Laragh, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wicklow  >  Vale of Glendalough  >  Laragh
  • Phone Number: +353 404 45157
  • E-mail
The Wicklow Heather Restaurant and is idyllically situated in the picturesque village of Laragh deep in the Wicklow Mountains, only minutes from the world renowned scenic and historic Glendalough, while the hustle and bustle of Dublin City is less than an hour away.A family run business, we will go the extra mile to ensure your time with us is enjoyable, whether you are joining us for breakfast, lunch or dinner, or staying in one of our luxurious guesthousesHomely comfortable surroundings with a friendly service are the order of the day at the Wicklow Heather Restaurant. Here the knowledgeable team offer you advice on the many local walks and trails. As a guest of the Wicklow Heather you can also avail of our free shuttle service to and from local bed and breakfasts, hotels and hostel.Please browse our site to find details of our service and how the helpful team at The Wicklow Heather can make your visit to Glendalough a unique and pleasurable experience. Should you require further assistance or to make a reservation, please contact us directly.
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