A warm welcome awaits you at Lawless’s Hotel, Aughrim, Co Wicklow
Established in 1787, Lawless's Hotel, Aughrim, Co Wicklow offers all the charm of a bygone era, with modern comforts and fine food and service expected by the discerning guest. Situated in the picturesque award winning village of Aughrim, nestling in the heart of the Wicklow Hills we offer a tranquil rural retreat only an hours drive from Dublin or a similar distance to the car ferry Port of Rosslare. Aughrim Irelands Tidiest Town 2007 in Wicklow the Garden of Ireland has become a popular destination of late without losing any of its charm.
A popular venue for weddings, birthday parties, dinner dances and fund raisers Lawless’s Hotel offers a large function room which can be used for all your event needs. Within the hotel you will find the Riverbank Restaurant serving a modern Mediterranean influenced food, and for the more traditional The Thirsty Trout Bar serves an eclectic menu all day with live music at the weekends.
So for good food, comfortable accommodation and a great atmosphere you need look no further.
Taking its name from the Trout filled River which runs alongside Lawless’s Hotel you will find a large bar with a great atmosphere. Serving good food all day with a mouth watering menu to suit all tastes and of course there’s the Guinness. With live music every weekend The Thirsty Trout Bar in Lawless’s Hotel is the perfect place to relax, enjoy a bite to eat and have the craic.
Examples from the extensive bar food menu include, Homemade Seafood Chowder, Deep Fried Brie with redcurrant jelly, Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich, top quality Irish Steaks and Traditional Cod in Beer Batter with Mushy Peas.
Fine wines are available by the bottle or the ¼ bottle from our carefully selected wine list.
Crisp white linen and sparkling glassware set the mood in the dining room of Lawless’s Hotel as the name suggests the room is situated alongside the river affording you of a tranquil view as you enjoy the Mediterranean influenced menu. All the dishes on the menu are made on the premises from the freshest of ingredients dished include, Chunky Minestrone Soup with a selection of breads, Salmon & Crab Cake with a lemon & dill dressing, Confit of Duck Leg with a Sour Cherry Compote and Braised Lamb Shank on a bed of whipped potatoes.
The Restaurant is perfect for a romantic meal for two, a birthday celebration or simply a gathering of friends.