What to eat on Inisheer

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Eating out on this Island may surprise you. There is a wide variety available from fresh seafood to traditional Irish dinners with fresh vegetables, meats, and traditional breads and cheeses from local artisan produces. There are many nice places to eat on Inis Oirr with stunning views surrounding you.

  1. Tigh Ruari
  2. Tigh Ned
  3. Ostan Inis Oirr
  4. Teach an Tea
  5. Seaweed Café
Shops &


Cafe Una

Located near the pier.

Café an Chaisleán

Castle Village, Inis Oírr. T.099 75983.

Teach an Tea

Lovely cozy cafe with homemade treats behind the main village.

Man of Aran Fudge

Made on the Aran Islands, this is a must have treat! Great for a take home gift or souvenir as well. They are located just before the beach on Inis Oirr.


Small shop for groceries.

Seaweed Cafe

Freshly made sandwiches, paninis, pizzas. T. 0879745848.

Shipwreck Takeaway

Located at the Plassey Shipwreck, Offering takeaway hot food, drinks, and homemade treats.

Pubs &


Tigh Ruairi

T. 099 75002.

Ostan Inis Oirr

T. 099 75020.

Tigh Ned

T. 099 75004.

South Aran House

T. 099 75073 (cookery classes also available).


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Inis Oírr Information

Doolin Ferry operates a fast ferry fleet from Doolin to the Aran Islands. The ‘Aran Islands Express’ and ‘Doolin Express’ ferries are the largest, fastest, and most comfortable ships in Doolin.

O'Brien's Castle on Inis Oirr with a sunset

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