Faces of the Sligo Food Trail: Ethna Reynolds, Nook Café

Effervescent by nature and infectiously enthusiastic about her love of food and cooking, Ethna Reynolds has poured her personality into Nook Cafe in Collooney. No wonder she and Nook have garnered a slew of awards since opening in May 2016. We talked to Ethna to find out a little more about her.

2017-08-11T19:17:39+00:00 August 11th, 2017|

Faces of the Sligo Food Trail: Des Faul, Café Fleur

Talking to Des Faul, it’s clear he’s a man who wears his heart on his sleeve – and that heart has “Sligo” written large all over it. As the current President of Sligo Chamber of Commerce and past Chairman of Sligo Tidy Towns, he does admit that his volunteer workload can be quite heavy. At the same time Des is the proprietor of Café Fleur on O’Connell Street.

2017-07-28T12:05:39+00:00 July 28th, 2017|

Check out the 15 Mile Menu

Ósta Café and Wine Bar are certainly keeping it local this summer with their 15 Mile Menu. It does just what it says on the tin – all the ingredients come from within a 15 mile radius of the café. This is a great chance for locals and visitors alike to taste real local and seasonal food at a cost of just €15.

2017-07-26T09:33:28+00:00 July 26th, 2017|

Sligo Food Trail reaches Foodie Destination Finals

Sligo Food Trail is delighted to announce they have been selected as one of the top ten finalists in the ‘Foodie Destinations’ competition 2017. The competition is run by The Restaurants Association of Ireland and aims to celebrate Ireland’s unique and wonderful food offerings and to encourage local food tourism initiatives across the country.

2017-07-24T11:29:39+00:00 July 20th, 2017|

Faces of the Sligo Food Trail: Aisling Kelly, W.B.’s Coffee House

Sometimes life takes you on a journey that brings you neatly back where you started, seemly immune to ‘the best laid plans’ as the poet Burns put it. This has been the case for Aisling Kelly who after years studying and working abroad, finds herself back in the premises she lived above as a child, running a café in what was for years the family pub, The Punchbowl.

2017-07-14T17:25:38+00:00 July 13th, 2017|

Sligo Food Trail brochure highlights new Food Experiences

Sligo is simply bursting at the seams with delicious food and interesting activities. Sligo Food Trail has cleverly packaged some of the best as Food Experiences and introduce some new ones in this 16 page A5 brochure. Over 30 Experiences are highlighted in this information packed brochure which also contains a bespoke map. All include full contact details and prices. The Food Experiences brochure is available from all 70+ members and in Tourist Information Offices.

2017-07-12T15:41:16+00:00 July 12th, 2017|