Rachel’s Garden Café Arboretum Home and Garden Heaven.
The award-winning Rachel’s Garden Café at Arboretum is a self and assisted service restaurant which champions Irish and preferably locally sourced produce, a particular favourite is the Beef Braised in O’Hara’s Stout which is brewed by the Carlow Brewing Company only 5 km down the road. Starting with breakfast (including the full Irish) from 9 a.m. and the delicious lunch menu of soups (gluten free), salads, daily specials and a roast of the day is served from 12 noon. The tempting desserts are all made on the premises and special dietary needs are catered for with gluten-, sugar- or dairy-free options. The little ones are kept happy with a children’s menu, indoor and outdoor play areas and a fun maze. Delightful afternoon tea options are available, bookable in advance. Pre-booked groups and tours are welcome.