Dining at Castle Leslie

Castle Leslie Estate offers a great selection of classic Irish cooking, no matter where you eat on the estate. The expert culinary team present the best of locally-sourced fresh ingredients with imagination and flair.

Philip Brazil, the Executive Chef at Castle Leslie, and his team are keen to offer guests a choice and cater for those looking for a formal experience with the 2-AA Rosette award-winning Snaffles Restaurant or a more casual option in Conor's Bar.

Snaffles at Castle Leslie

Snaffles Restaurant

Snaffles is Castle Leslie's 2-AA Rosette award-winning restaurant and your opportunity to experience some of the finest dining in Ireland. A beautiful open-plan space on the mezzanine floor of The Lodge, Snaffles offers a light and spacious environment that effortlessly blends contemporary elements with robust oak beams and a dramatic hand-carved ceiling.

Signature dishes are cooked with fresh, locally-sourced ingredients and presented with imagination and flair. Full of flavour, the diversity of courses at Snaffles makes it one of County Monaghan's top restaurants.

Conor's Bar at Castle Leslie

Conor's Bar

The social hub of Castle Leslie Estate, Conor's Bar is the ideal casual setting in which to sit back and enjoy a pint of Guinness with some traditional home-cooking. Bringing locals and guests together in a cosy atmosphere, the bar offers a variety of dishes served throughout the day.

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"The food at the lodge was 5-star and the breakfast at the castle made us feel like royalty; Sir John Leslie (Uncle Jack) even played the piano at dinner in the lodge and it brought tears to our eyes!"

- Private Castle Guest