European Destination of Excellence 2015 – Tourism and Local Gastronomy
The Burren Food Trail features a wide variety of different food providers, producers, visitor attractions and outdoor activities. Those behind the trail are passionate about food, growing and producing it locally for you to enjoy.
The popular food trail is more than a listing of quality food establishments in the area – it aims to uncover for you the path that your food takes from field to plate.
Members are passionate about their food, growing and producing it locally. Burren Food Trail is more than a listing of quality food establishments in the area – it aims to uncover for you the path that your food takes from field to plate.
The members of the Burren Food Trail are bound by their commitment to building a sustainable future for the region. Each of the featured restaurants offers a Burren Food Trail Signature Dish to
savour. Each member has achieved recognised quality awards and standards, and has also signed up to the Burren Food Trail Customer Promise: you will find staff who are knowledgeable about the regional food story, menus which state the source of local produce, information on local food events and markets as well as a commitment to maximise the use of local ingredients in all prepared food.
Burren Food Trail Members 2020: Burren Fine Wine and Foods, Burren Free Range Pork Farm, Burren Gold Cheese at Aillwee Cave, Burren Smokehouse, Burren Nature Sanctuary, Doolin Cave Café, Gleninagh Lamb, Gregans Castle Hotel, Hotel Doolin, Hyland’s Burren Hotel, Linnalla Ice-Cream Café, Linnane’s Lobster Bar, Red Bank Food Company, Roadside Tavern, Stonecutters Kitchen, St Tola Goat Farm, Wild Kitchen, Seaview House Doolin, Ballinsheen House & Gardens, The Falls Hotel, Hazelwood Lodge, Ennistymon Market House, Sheedy’s Hotel & Restaurant, Wild Atlantic Lodge, The Merriman Hotel & Monks Seafood Restaurant.
The Burren Food Trail is part of the Burren Ecotourism Network (B.E.N.).
B.E.N. is a network of tourism enterprises with the objective of establishing the Burren as a premier internationally-recognised sustainable tourism region ensuring the future economic and social growth and sustainable development of its communities, environment and heritage. It seeks to support continued training, mentoring and accreditation in sustainable tourism for its members and for businesses interested in joining the Network.