Lough Key Dining

Coffee Shop

Lough Key Forest and Activity Park is a feast for the senses. And that includes taste!

Our head chef, Denise Barker ensures everything that comes from the kitchen is as fresh and delicious as possible. She and her team pride themselves on giving your food the careful attention it deserves.

So whether you want to treat yourself, warm-up/cool down or share a meal with loved ones, make sure to sample our mouthwatering offerings when you visit the park

Lakeside Café

Located in the visitor centre, the Lakeside Café is our flagship food venue here at Lough Key Forest and Activity Park, Boyle.

We’re always innovating and trying new ideas, so our café menu changes regularly. But overall, you can expect to find

Satisfying savouries

Satisfying savouries

Tuck in to sourdough toasties, sausage rolls, wholesome soup, salad bowls or burgers. Plus, don’t miss our pizza menu with something for all tastes.

Homemade baked treats

Homemade baked treats

Indulge in lemon cake, brownies, seasonal surprises and much more. Our caramel squares have been called the best in Ireland; why not test that statement for yourself?

Comforting hot drinks

Comforting hot drinks

Warm up with a sip of Barista Puro coffee or tea, or a steaming cup of sweet hot chocolate.

Tempting vegan, vegetarian and coeliac options

Tempting vegan, vegetarian and coeliac options

Enjoy a satisfying snack while keeping to your dietary requirements. We offer a range of choices to suit every need.

Since the pandemic, we’ve refreshed the café decor, ready for an exciting new start. Catch up with friends in our inviting new couch areas or soak up the views from our raised window tables.

If you prefer to eat al fresco, relax and relish your food in the Lakeside Terrace. Fully covered and heated, it provides stunning views across the lake to Castle Island.

We’re sure the combination of delicious cooking, comfortable seating and majestic scenery will make you eager to linger at our café by the lake.

Lakeside Terrace

Group Catering at The Lakeside Café

Whether you want to host a fun-filled birthday party, feed hungry tummies on a school tour or host a corporate gathering, we can help you at the Lakeside Café here in Boyle.

You can trust us to tailor menus to your exact preferences, meaning you can concentrate on other aspects of your event.

Send an email to [email protected] to find out more.

Coffee Cart

Food Trucks

If you want to sample our fine café food and drinks without heading indoors, our two food trucks are the perfect option. Enjoy some of our most popular café items as a tasty takeaway or for a fuss-free picnic from our festival food truck

Airstream Unit

Airstream Unit

If you’re looking for a quick pick-me-up or treat, beat the queue by calling to our Airstream Unit. It’s your go-to place for soft drinks, sweets, bars, ice creams and our infamous Bubble Waffles!

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We can customize activities, tours and private events for you and your group

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