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The Sugar Loaf Lounge

Powerscourt Hotel | Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Ireland
+353 1 274 8888
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Powerscourt Hotel | Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to have a pint or tea (or whatever suits you) and sandwiches. Gorgeous views of Sugarloaf Mountain. Martin and other members of the staff took good care of my bride and I as well as our kids. I believe they also enjoyed the...More

Thank timbL19NQ
Reviewed 1 week ago

The venue can become quite busy, particularly on Sunday. Great place for tea and a sweet or light dining. Salads are flavourful (both salmon and chicken) with the chicken tender and moist. Service is fantastic. Staff do a great job, in spite of being so...More

Thank Ghost4314
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had tea in the Sugar Loaf Lounge on our first day at the Powerscourt Hotel and it was the perfect welcome to the hotel and a relaxing vacation! The waitress was very subtle in asking if we understood how tea works, and walked us...More

Thank cmlellmom
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We really enjoyed our meal in the Sugar Loaf Restaurant. I had sea food chowder. We had the fresh fish of the day with chunky chips. It was displayed nicely on the plate and the fish melted in our mouths.Gorgeous. The service was excellent.

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Outstanding features. Spent 4 hours and could have spent more just enjoying every part of this world class spa. RMT do not have a license number so just be aware of this. Other than that...outstanding value

Thank Freida782
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We spent some time here for afternoon tea as a treat and weren't disappointed. The service was great and the food was lovely. It's obviously not cheap but for a treat it's a nice experience. Try get a table near the window for the view...More

Thank Ian m
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Be prepared for a burger well done and dry, at this conveniently located spot. Service was spotty and the prices inflated. The best part of the experience was the views out the massive windows. Since it was the day of our arrival in Ireland, it...More

Thank 278vald
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Very enjoyable restaurant area for afternoon tea or an early light dinner meal. Truly enjoyed when we visited in January. The chicken was delicious! Very convenient relaxed atmosphere adjacent to lobby area.

Thank iamqueenme
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Comfortable seating, well laid out. A perfect place for relaxing and taking in the great views. The quality of the service unfortunately did not match the quality of this beautiful lounge area - so I drunk my coffee as quickly as I could - and...More

Thank eft292
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Bar staff very unprofessional, but waitress and food was lovely. Disappointed as this was a great place for lunch last time we were there.

Thank Dave T
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Powerscourt Hotel | Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wicklow  >  Enniskerry
  • Phone Number: +353 1 274 8888
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Located on the lobby level of Powerscourt Hotel, our Sugar Loaf Lounge is perfect for meeting, greeting and watching the world go by. Serving traditional Afternoon Tea daily and cocktails each evening, the Lounge is a haven of hospitality, with an all-day menu of casual dining too. Furnished and appointed in a style of gracious Georgian living, there's a traditional warmth to the Sugar Loaf Lounge our guests often comment on. Of course, the spectacular scenery outside, framed by the vast curved windows offers a breathtaking counterpoint to the intimate welcome within. Here there's always something to talk about. Reservations for Afternoon Tea are recommended. We look forward to welcoming you.
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