Welcome to the Award Winning four-star Talbot Hotel Carlow! Conveniently located on the Laois & Carlow border, we are only 1 hour from both Dublin & Waterford and only 30 minutes from Kilkenny on the M9. The Hotel is situated on the edge of Carlow Town in Graiguecullen, only a short 15-minute walk to an array of Bars & Restaurants in the heart of Carlow. We are proud to be Carlow Town’s longest-running four-star Hotel!
Recently awarded Best Family Hotel and Excellence in Service at the 2022 Irish Hotel Awards, Talbot Hotel Carlow is delighted to be recognized for our outstanding guest service and customer care. We were also recently awarded the TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice Award 2022, placing us in the top 10% of hotels worldwide!
Talbot Hotel Carlow is home to the award-winning Corries Bar & Bistro. The Bistro offers guests and locals a casual dining experience. Food is served 7 days a week:
- From 9.00 am: Speciality Coffees and an Array of Herbal Teas with Freshly Baked Homemade Scones & Pastries
- 12.30 pm to 2.30 pm: Carvery (served until 4.00 pm on Saturday & Sunday)
- 3.00 pm to 9.15 pm: A Lá Carte Bistro Menu (served from 4.00 pm on Saturday & Sunday)
Whether it's Coffee and Scones, Light Bites, Carvery, or a 3 Course Meal in the evening – Corries Bar & Bistro offers it all, making it one of the most popular Bars & Restaurants in Carlow Town! Delve into our Evening Menu offering an away of delicious hot dishes and tempting desserts, before enjoying Live Music in The Bar and indulging in one of our sumptuous Cocktails.
Hotel Residents on a Dinner-Inclusive Package have the opportunity to dine in our 4th Floor Liberty Tree Restaurant on Friday & Saturday evenings from 5.00 pm to 9.00 am – however, please note this is subject to change. Featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, The Restaurant offers stunning views of the rolling Carlow Countryside. Indulge in decadent cuisine while relaxing in the elegant ambiance of the Liberty Tree Restaurant.
Breakfast is served in our Liberty Tree Restaurant, 7 days a week from 7.00 am to 10.00 am Monday to Friday, and until 10.30 am on weekends and Bank Holiday Mondays. We offer a Full Buffet Breakfast with all produce locally sourced. Our Head Chef William places a strong emphasis on using local fresh produce in all of his dishes!
We are delighted to be able to accommodate Group Bookings, however, please note groups of over 12 adults will dine from a Reduced Menu. Should your group wish to dine from our full A Lá Carte Bistro Menu, the tables will be split and we cannot guarantee seating beside each other.
Talbot Hotel Carlow is highly regarded for serving delicious-tasting cuisine made with locally sourced produce in an ambiance that exudes warmth and friendliness – the essence of true Irish Hospitality. We pride ourselves on providing guests and locals alike with an extensive array of menu options and accompanying wines for any dining occasion.