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'The Wheat Bar & Bistro' & 'Howard's Restaurant' are open for guests, pre booking of dinner time is required.

Howard’s Restaurant at Talbot Hotel Clonmel offers a truly relaxed and comfortable atmosphere where you can enjoy the finest in locally produced food. Howards Restaurant is renowned with being one of the finest restaurants in Clonmel.

With an emphasis on fresh and seasonal produce a visit to ‘Howards Restaurant’ is a must. The restaurant menu provides the very best in Irish cuisine catering for all tastes, coupled with friendly & attentive service you are guaranteed to have an enjoyable dining experience.

Sunday to Thursday the Howards Restaurant is open for private bookings which needs to be pre-booked, and open to the public each Friday & Saturday Evening 

  • Friday & Saturday only from 6.30pm to 9.00pm
  • Pre booking of dinner time is essential

(Please note our Table d'hote menu is subject to change)

‘Howard’s Restaurant’ also offers a great selection of tasty items in their specially designed Kids Menu.

Please click here to view the children's menu.

For more information or to make a dinner reservation in our ‘Howards Restaurant’ please call us directly on 052 6188700 or email

Breakfast Menu

Please choose your choice of juice from the following:

Apple Juice

Orange Juice

Cranberry Juice

Please choose 1 option per person:


Rice Krispies

All Bran



Coco Pops

Fresh Fruit Salad

served in a light fruit flavoured sugar syrup


Creamy Oats served with honey

All of the above served with Natural Yoghurt or Fresh Milk

Please choose 1 option per person:

Option 1

Full Irish Breakfast Grilled dry-cured bacon, fresh pork sausage, roasted tomato, grilled white & black pudding, crispy hash brown, baked beans - wh sp eg | Please select your choice of egg: Fried Egg / Scrambled Egg / Poached Egg

Option 2

Homemade Buttermilk Pancakes with maple syrup and sugar

Option 3

Home-made crispy Belgian Waffles with maple syrup and icing sugar

Option 4

Selection of hand cured & cut-meats served with local & European cheeses

Please choose 1 option per person:

Selection of freshly baked Danish pastries

Home baked fresh butter croissants

Selection of Muffins

Freshly baked brown bread

Toasted brown or white bread

served with butter and selection of jams or marmalade

Please note

that we can provide a selection of gluten-free and vegetarian options also so please just ask!

Hot Beverages

Please choose 1 option per person:

Breakfast Tea

Filtered Coffee

Our Suppliers

Heaney Meats Galway

Bacon, Black & White Pudding

Melleray Eggs, Cappoquinn, Co. Waterford


Pallas Foods

Sausages & Hash Browns

Avonmore Dairies


Irish Pride


Howard's Dinner Menu

Howard's Dinner Menu PDF


Classic Caesar Salad   €7.00

Smaked Bacon, Parmesan Shavings, Caesar Dressing, Garlic Croutons

Soup of the Day   €6.50

Served with selection of breads

BBQ Chicken Wings   €8.50

Celery, Cashel blue cheese Aioli & homemade BBQ sauce

Bluebell Falls Goat’s Cheese Salad   €8.95

Handmade Bluebell Falls goat’s cheese, seasonal leaves, beetroot, honey & mustard dressing

Main Courses

8oz Sirloin Steak   €28.00

Carrot Puree, Bourguignon Ragout, Asparagus, served with Pepper Sauce or Garlic Butter & French Fries or Chunky Chips

Lemon & Thyme Chicken Supreme   €17.50

Chicken Supreme, Forest Mushroom Sauce, House Salad, Potato Wedges

Ricotta & Spinach Ravioli   €14.00

Tomato & Roasted Pepper Velouté, Parmesan Shavings, Rocket Salad

Pan Fired Fillet of Hake   €16.50

Leeks, Creamed Potatoes, Roasted Vegetables, Saffron Sauce


Raspberry & White chocolate Cheesecake   €6.50

Drizzled with Strawberry Coulis

Warm Sticky Toffee Pudding   €6.50

Warm Pudding Served with Caramel Sauce & Vanilla Ice Cream

Apple Crumble   €6.50

Custard & vanilla ice cream

Homemade Chocolate Brownie   €6.50

Homemade Brownie Served with Chocolate Sauce & Vanilla Ice-Cream

Howard's Wine Menu

Howard's Wine Menu PDF

White Wine

El Caminador   Glass €6.50 | Bottle €24.00

Sauvignon Blanc, Chile

Bella Luna   Glass €7.00 | Bottle €26.00

Pinot Grigio, Italy

Babington Brook   Glass €7.50 | Bottle €28.00

Chardonnay, Australia

Bouchard   €30.00

Chardonnay, France

Emiliana   €33.00

Sauvignon Blanc, Chile

Kapuka   €36.00

Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand

Red Wine

El Caminador   Glass €6.50 | Bottle €24.00

Cabernet Sauvignon, Chile

Aires Andinos   Glass €7.00 | Bottle €26.00

Malbec, Argentina

Babington Brook   Glass €7.50 | Bottle €28.00

Shiraz, Australia

Bouchard   €30.00

Merlot, France

Emiliana   €33.00

Pinot Noir, Chile

Montepulciano   €35.00


Montebuena   €39.00

Rioja, Spain

Sparkling & Rosé Wine

Secco Vino   Glass €7.50

Frizzante, Italy

Corte Delle   €30.00

Frizzante, Italy

Corte Delle   €35.00

Prosecco, Italy

Mumm   €110.00

Champagne, France

San Giorgio   €34.00

Rosé, Italy

Table d'hote Menu

Table d'hote Menu PDF


Classic Caesar Salad

Served with Bacon Lardons, Parmesan Shavings, Creamy Caesar Dressing & Sourdough Croutons
Add Chicken €2.50

Soup of the Day

Served with a Selection of Breads

Chicken Wings

Crispy Chicken Wings in a Tangy Homemade BBQ Sauce Served with Sour Cream Blue, Cheese Dressing and Celery Sticks

Blueball Falls Goat's Cheese Salad

Served with Seasonal Leaves, Mustard & Balsamic Dressing and Roast Beetroot


8oz Sirloin Steak

Served with Mushroom and Pearl Onion Ragout & Grilled Asparagus, Choice of either Pepper Sauce, Garlic Butter or Red Wine Jus. Choose either French Fries, Chunky Chips or Spicy Wedges
€5.00 supplement

Ricotta & Spinach Ravioli

Served with Tomato & Roast Pepper Volute, Rocket Salad & Parmesan Shavings

Lemon & Thyme Chicken Supreme

Oven Roasted Chicken Supreme, Served with House Salad, Potato Wedges & Forest Mushroom Sauce

Pan Fried Fillet of Hake

Served with Buttered Leeks, Creamed Potatoes & Roasted Vegetables with Saffron Sauce


Raspberry & White Chocolate Cheesecake

Drizzled with Strawberry Coulis

Warm Sticky Toffee Pudding

Warm Pudding Served with Caramel Sauce & Ice Cream

Apple Crumble

Served with Custard and French Vanilla Ice Cream

Homemade Chocolate Brownie

Homemade Brownie Served with Chocolate Sauce & Ice Cream

Selection of Tea's & Filter Coffee