It boasts big dramatic holes like the roller coaster 12th which rolls between two lakes and across a babbling brook to a majestically e Read more about St Margaret's Golf Club | View Map of Area | Photos Portmarnock, Co Dublin, Ireland Portmarnock Links is one of Ireland's most prestigious and challenging courses.
The course, designed by Bernhard Langer, is laid out on classic links landscape which once formed part of the old Jameson Estate.
It replaces them with a casual (most dishes around €12) menu based around ramen and bao, steamed buns to be sliced open and stuffed with fillings of your choice. Their stated aim is to serve French-style food with influences from Japanese, Vietnam and Korea – replacing the heavy butteriness of many French dishes with lighter notes.
It adds up to a menu unlike anywhere else we’ve seen in the city. Honest to Goodness has been a favourite Dublin lunch spot for ten years now, growing from Dun Laoghaire Dart station to the Market Arcade, to its own spot on Dame Court.
Oh, also and you can get three courses for €35 during the week. Meeting House has taken the very visible spot formerly held by Eden/Nede on Meeting House Square in Temple Bar, and turned it into… Gone is the white minimalist decor, arrived is an Burmese-inflected menu with a selection of small dishes for sharing. And they have now opened a wood-fired pizza restaurant above the cafe, serving very authentic Italian pizza for frankly modest prices (€10-€14).
It also has the same friendly service as its cafe friends. Dublin is filling up with mediocre barbecue joints: when you could get pulled pork in Abrakebabra, you knew it was too late. Large platters of meat slow-cooked to perfection, with fine blues tunes on the stereo. Masterchef frontman Nick Munier has already seen success with Pichet on Dame Lane.
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Dublin Airport is less than twent Read more about Malahide Golf Club | View Map of Area | Photos St. Dublin, Ireland, K67 K339 St Margaret's has been designed as a Championship Golf course and has already hosted 3 international tournaments.This pop-up from the people who brought you San Lorenzo’s lives in the space where Odessa used to be on Dame Court, and serves up Mexican-with-influences (jerk chicken taco, anyone? The pulled pork and pineapple is a highlight, and they’ll do you the Nutella chocolate cheesecake that’s a San Lorenzo’s favourite too. Underneath Super Miss Sue on the corner of Drury Street is Luna, formerly known as Popdown – the latest enterprise from restaurateur John Farrell of Dillinger’s, Butcher Grill and 777 fame. Dylan Mc Grath spent a year tinkering with Japanese cuisine, and this is the result.It’s a pretty amazing underground space, which for a while operated as a ‘greatest hits’ restaurant serving the best of his other outlets, but has now developed into a high-end steakhouse. On the top floor above its older sibling the Rustic Stone, Taste at Rustic sorts its dishes by the five basic tastes (sweet, salt, bitter, sour, umami) and serves food you are unlikely to see anywhere else in the city.All of the original greens have been redesigned in this time.The 27 greens are now sand based and pla Read more about Donabate Golf Club | View Map of Area | Photos Castleknock, Dublin 15, Ireland Luttrellstown Castle Golf Club offers an exceptional golfing experience, not only because our unique historic setting has been preserved and protected for generations but because we are also on the doorstep of Dublin's city centre.