Awards & Press Reviews

Awards & Press Reviews

Our Awards

See information on our awards and achievements below.

2017 / 2018

Best Gastropub in Ireland at the YesChef awards

2017 / 2018

Best Gastropub in Leinster at the YesChef awards

2018

Best Gastropub in Kildare at the Irish Restaurant Awards

2018

Best in Ireland Michelin Pub Guide 2018

2016

Best Chef in Leinster at the YesChef awards

2016

Mc Kennas Guides Best 100 Restaurants in Ireland 2016

2015

Best Restaurant in Leinster at the YesChef awards

2015

Best Gastro Pub in Co. Kildare & Leinster at the Irish Restaurant Awards

2014

Best Chef in Co. Kildare, Barry Liscombe at the Irish Restaurant Awards

2013

Best Gastro Pub in Co. Kildare & Leinster at the Irish Restaurant Awards

2012 / 2013

Best Pub Food in Ireland at the Good Food Ireland Awards

Awards & Press Reviews

Press Reviews

See information on our press reviews below.

WILLIAM BARRY REVIEW

I’d wager more people have been to the Kildare Village Outlet centre than have been to Kildare town, which is a shame.A better reason to go to Kildare town would be to have a meal at Harte’s Bar and Grill. Harte’s is the flagship business of Paul Lenehan and Ronan Kinsella and their head chef, Barry Liscombe, leads a kitchen that is firing out food so good it is drawing diners down from Dublin in droves…

GOOD FOOD IRELAND REVIEW

In the pretty market square of Kildare Town, Harte’s Bar and Grill occupies a prime slot. An old fashioned Irish pub exterior belies the modern dining room and contemporary Irish cooking that goes on inside.Owner Paul Lenehan has added this pub to his portfolio of gastropubs in the Kildare/Dublin area. At Harte’s, Head Chef Barry Liscombe brings 15 years of cooking experience…

GEORGINA CAMPBELL ’S REVIEW

Behind a traditional flower-decked pub frontage proudly proclaiming its establishment in 1838 lies a very modern hybrid, combining the qualities of the classic Irish bar with something altogether different – and it’s all to do with good food.

When brothers-in-law Paul Lenehan and Ronan Kinsella opened Hartes Bar & Grill in 2009, they wanted to create a place where ‘service, quality, value…