Restaurant International - Durrus near Bantry / Cork - Ireland
The Restaurant
High beamed like a church the dining room, converted from the former stables, is headed by a wood burning grill where meats are cooked over ambers. Open from mid March to November 1, Tuesday to Saturday. Sunday lunch. Enquire about winter opening times.
Blairscove House & Restaurant Restaurant in Durrus near Bantry / Cork, Ireland Blairscove House & Restaurant Restaurant in Durrus near Bantry / Cork, Ireland Blairscove House & Restaurant Restaurant in Durrus near Bantry / Cork, Ireland Blairscove House & Restaurant Restaurant in Durrus near Bantry / Cork, Ireland
Blairscove House & Restaurant - Durrus near Bantry / Cork
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Restaurant Language : English
About Blairscove
Sitting on a promontory jutting out into Dunmanus Bay is Blairscove House. Surrounded by 4.5 acres of lawns and gardens, Blairscove is the ideal place to spend a few relaxing days.

Built around 1760, adjacent to ancient fortifications guarding the West Cork coastline, it saw a succession of fifty owners over the next 200 years. Since 1972 however, it remained in the hands of the same family and Philippe and Sabine De Mey, the present owners, have continued the work their parents began.

The finely restored courtyard with cobbled paths, lily pond, shrubs and flowers has become the centre of it all. The former out houses contain four beautiful guest apartments as well as the restaurant, with its magnificent dining room converted from the old stable block.

For the active, the Mizen Peninsula's sandy beaches are just a short drive away and the Sheep's Head peninsula boasts miles and miles of scenic walks. Bantry, Schull, Ballydehob and Skibbereen with their festivals, pubs, shops and restaurants offer plenty of action, not forgetting the golf courses of Bantry and Glengariffe which are amongst the most scenic you will ever play.

The pace is slow, the people are friendly. Pubs are plentiful and the food is wholesome and fresh. Above all you will discover a place, which is cosmopolitan and sophisticated yet at the same time unspoilt and breathtakingly beautiful.

German, French and Dutch are spoken.

Restaurant Menu
One plate of starters from buffet**********

8oz Prime Irish Fillet Steak
Grilled on the wood fire. Béarnaise peppercorn sauce or garlic & tarragon butter

20oz Dry Aged Rib of Beef for two
Grilled on the wood fire and served with the same sauces as above

1/2 Rack of lamb & Lamb pie
buttered asparagus, red wine and port sauce

Breast and leg of Guinea fowl
marsala soaked raisins and foie gras sauce

Grilled fillet of Cod and Salmon
roast portobello mushroom and chive beurre blanc

Wood grilled Tuna
sauce vierge

Roasted Butternut Squash
asparagus, hollandaise, caper and raisin dressing

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Dessert or CheeseTea, Coffee and Petits FoursDinner € 58.00
Parties of 8 and more 10% service charge
Buffet option €45.00
Early bird 5.30 to 6.45 2 courses €30.00 and 3 courses €40.00

Restaurant Details

Restaurant Name : Blairscove House & Restaurant
Restaurant Owner Name : Philippe & Sabine De Mey
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Restaurant Type : International
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Contact Details
Blairscove House & Restaurant
Philippe & Sabine De Mey
Durrus
Durrus near Bantry / Cork
Ireland
Tel : +353 27 62913
E-mail : mail@blairscove.ie
URL : http://www.blairscove.ie

Blairscove House & Restaurant Restaurant in Durrus near Bantry / Cork, Ireland

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