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The Midlands Restaurants

The Olde Post Inn

  • Irish
  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 04/28/2014

Fodor's Review

The magic formula of a genuine Irish welcome and immaculate food with a culinary flourish is what draws people to the Olde Post Inn, set in bucolic south Ulster surroundings. A restored, stone, former post office in an elegantly landscaped garden, the restaurant has won a clutch of awards and, as a result, is often booked solid. Sea bass, steak, loin of rabbit, and Peking duck are main-course favorites, and ingredients highlight regional ingredients. To wash it down, choose

from a wine selection that will appeal to Europhiles: Valpolicella, Pouilly-Fuissé, Sancerre, or if you feel like a splurge, try the flamboyantly fruity Puligny Montrachet at a cool €85. Artwork by some top Irish artists decorates the redbrick stone walls. To get here, take the N53 to Cloverhill from Cavan town. Staying overnight is strongly advised; six guest bedrooms, all in the original part of the postmaster's residence, have been modernized with fabrics in bright jewel colors alongside contemporary bathrooms and plasma TVs.

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Restaurant Information

Address:

Cloverhill, Cavan, Co. Cavan, Ireland

Phone:

047-55555

Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Mon. No lunch Tues.–Sat.
  • Reservations essential

Updated 04/28/2014

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