The Local

Welcome to our Local Pub - a fantastic alternative to our fine dining in "the big House". With a menu boasting the best of casual from Kevin Dundon you can indulge in delicious beer-battered Fish & Chips, crispy Stone-oven baked pizzas, Gourmet washed down with our very own craft beers, brewed here on site in the Arthurstown Brewing Co. With cosy interiors and sunny courtyard the Local is perfect any time of the year, day or night.

local inner gallery

Live Music features every Friday & Saturday night and there's a complimentary Safe-Home shuttle bus for local visitors back to Arthurstown, Duncannon, Ramsgrange & Ballyhack.

On Sundays from Noon our Jazz Brunch is hugely popular with families - enjoy the Local Full Irish, or American-style Pancake Stack or Eggs Benedict served on a Waterford Blaa.  Stroll the gardens in Dunbrody afterwards or maybe explore the rest of the Hook Peninsula. Click here to see a sample of our menu.

Small parties can be booked in advance (minimum size 10 guests) and the Local can be booked for large groups on an exclsuive basis outside normal opening hours. Deposit required.

Opening Hours (food service):  Thursday, Friday & Saturday from 4pm til 9pm and Sundays from Noon - 4pm Brunch and dinner til 8pm. Click here for sample menu

For the Foodies

Thoughout the year we offer some great dates for your diary - you can book any of these on their own or as part of a package: Call 051.389600 to book. 
Thursday 31st May Champagne Charlie Dinner with Willem Pincon of Champagne Heidsieck - featuring some of the best from Charles Heidsieck combined with an amazing Tasting Dinner from Kevin Dundon & new Head Chef Tom Spruce. €125 per person Book here
Smokin Hot BBQ! Cookery Demo Monday 4th June Join us in the cookery school for an afternoon of BBQing followed by Dinner in the Local Pub featuring dishes from our new smoker! €45 per person
It's a Gin Thing Sunday 1st July Our gin expert will lead you through foraging in our herb and kitchen gardens for all the ingredients to distill your own gin.  Followed up by tastings and Gin cocktails with a Gin-themed dinner afterwards. €95 per person
Mad Hatters Tea Party Monday 6th August in aid of the Three Musketeers Childrens Fund - a garden party with a few twists and turns through the woodland walk at Dunbrody House.  Finishing up with our full Afternoon Tea with Bubbles.  Don't forget your Hat! €50 per person - all proceeds to the 3 Musketeers
If you would like a special bespoke event planned we would be delighted to put together a unique package for you. Click here to enquire.
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