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Burtown House and Gardens

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Beautiful surroundings

We had a lovely relaxed lunch here and really enjoyed the country atmosphere and views to the... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Danielle C
Beautiful but expensive

Went with my teenage daughters to house and gardens. Setting atmosphere and interior beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Paula M
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Historic Gardens and House, with 12 acres of gardens and parkland, The Green Barn, an organic restaurant, artisan food shop, antique furniture and interiors accessories, art galleries and sculpture park.
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| Burtown Little, Athy, Ireland
+353 86 263 1485
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

We had a lovely relaxed lunch here and really enjoyed the country atmosphere and views to the garden. We were disappointed that there was a 5 euro per person charge to walk outside in the garden - perhaps people eating in the restaurant could access...More

2  Thank Danielle C
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, rustic cafe/restaurant serving high quality food. On our arrival, we received a lovely welcome from the manager, followed by excellent service from all the team (especially Jasmine) throughout our meal. Afterwards, we enjoyed a walk in the gardens and rummage in the interesting gallery...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

This was a lovely place to enjoy a meal. The food looked and tasted wonderful. The dining area and the gardens were beautiful! Well worth the stop. Leave some time to linger.

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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Went with my teenage daughters to house and gardens. Setting atmosphere and interior beautiful and different. Food was really nice and organic and fresh from the garden spring water on tap lovely. However you do pay for it. The gallery paintings were good some a...More

1  Thank Paula M
Reviewed 15 June 2018

We arranged with 4 family friends and 11 year old child to visit Burton House gardens and take lunch there last Sunday June 10th 2018.We booked ahead for 1 o'clock and arrived on time on a beautiful sunny day.The" GreenBarn" restaurant is an attractive rustic...More

10  Thank 19Parkbridge77
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Excellent food, really good quality, interesting shopping - a wonderful afternoon out . Highly recommend a visit - booking advised

Thank 410Amanda
jimmyjf, Owner at Burtown House and Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Many thanks very glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 27 May 2018

What a lovely location. Great gardens with lots of interesting sculptures dotted around. Wonderful restaurant with a sunny terrace. Interesting shop and gallery. An all round lovely place to spend a few hours on a sunny day.

Thank Dowley
jimmyjf, Owner at Burtown House and Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you so much we are delighted to hear your kind feedback. It’s always appreciated. Many thanks do you joanna

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Experiences that greatly surpass your high expectations are a rare find and Burtown House (The Green Barn) is a place that leaps ahead in every aspect. So many try to be something they are not and Burtown House is way more than it even knows....More

Thank Paradiselost2013
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Had a delicious lunch here on Thursday, Risotto was perfectly cooked and delicious,organic wine a delight to the palette followed by simple orange and almond cake just right for dessert and coffee. The lovely light, and ambiance in the barn overlooking the garden made it...More

Thank immmcdonnell
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We have been here a couple of times in the last month or so, the menu is limited but everything is fresh and tasty. The Elderflower prosecco is delicious! On arriving into the restaurant the staff are quick to greet you and find you a...More

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8 June 2018|
Response from Paradiselost2013 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. I can certainly recommend a visit to Burtown. Although the gardens are not very large, they are incredibly beautiful and a pleasure to walk around. I would think the early summer is the best time to visit with... More