Burtown House and Gardens, Athy

#5 of 15 in Parks in County Kildare
Burtown House is surrounded by lush flower, vegetable and woodland gardens with beautiful parkland walks and an organic restaurant serving delicious food.
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  • Had lunch there before Christmas and it was delicious. A little pricey but good food, good service and something different. Well done!!  more »
  • We've travelled from Dublin twice in the last couple of months to experience this place… it's such a treat - removed from the city, it's something different. The food is great for both adults and chil...  more »
  • We are a family of four with two small children. We had brunch on New Year's Day and it was absolutely scrumptious. We loved the menu. The scrambled and poached eggs were yummy. Our four year old has ...  more »
  • Such a special place. This is our favourite place to visit. The food is always amazing, seasonal delights from the organic kitchen gardens that are so full of flavour. Catherine greets us with her friendly smile & the team are so attentive & friendly. We love the gardens & each time we visit we find a new favourite spot. We stayed in the Stable Yard accommodation recently & felt so at home & so welcomed by Joanna & James, everything was carefully considered & Lesley's insights into the gardens & history of the house & gardens was fascinating. We can't wait to return.
  • We had our wedding in Burtown House last July , it was like a dream! Food , venue , staff was amazing! This review is overdue but honestly couldn't ask more for a better venue to have the wedding! Once again thank you James and Joanna for making our dream come true!!! πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘β˜˜οΈπŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·β˜˜οΈπŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·β˜˜οΈπŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·
  • Okay food. Not value FOR money and services not GOOD. Deserts dry cup of herbal tea was cold. But tasted GOOD. Took long time to serve the food. paid to visit the garden and its a joke. Plant are dead or dying. Walk is threatened by a huge dog. Not much of a walk and its not looked after. Had visitors from abroad and embarrassed abour whole thing.
  • Nice place to visit for a couple of hours.. The sculpture walk is worth viewing.
  • A good offering but tending towards over-expensive. €17 for a (starter size?) fish pie. The admission to the gardens is also steep considering the area. Worth visiting to make up your own mind. 3 or 4 star review? I'll be generous and give 4 stars for effort.

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