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Newbarn Farm

#2 of 10 things to do in Ashbourne Features Animals
Old Dublin Road, Ashbourne, Ireland
+353 1 849 9337
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Hidden Gem!

The Donkey Shed at Newbarn Farm is a great spot for Breakfast, Brunch or Lunch! The food is fab... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Looking for donkeys

The children wanted to go to see donkeys and so having researched, we decided to go to the farm. A... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David A
Barwell, United Kingdom
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Old Dublin Road, Ashbourne, Ireland
+353 1 849 9337
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Donkey Shed at Newbarn Farm is a great spot for Breakfast, Brunch or Lunch! The food is fab homecooking at it's best. From Gourmet Sandwiches to their comforting potatoe top pies! And they serve Fresh Orange Juice from their farm shop. Deserts are also...More

Thank NW48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The children wanted to go to see donkeys and so having researched, we decided to go to the farm. A bit disappointing as there were only two donkeys, a few goats, some pigs,two calves and ducks and geese. Also beware as the animals are kept...More

Thank David A
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Lovely staff, excellent food and the kids love visiting the animals. Bring a shopping bag too for some fresh meat and vegetables from the farm shop

Thank Amy J
Reviewed July 11, 2017

My third time being reluctantly dragged along here...I find the food average and I cannot get a decent sausage on a brekkie favourite of Full Irish..they serve Cumberlands instead of our traditional choice...and given I have gone here for a breakfast I find their version...More

Thank Howard C
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

My son brought me to Lunch last month in The Donkey Shed Restaurant which is on the old Dublin road out of Ashbourne...It was very busy so we had to wait, but just for a few minutes.Unfortunately we were under a tight time restraint,so we...More

Thank Jim O
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

A nice attraction for kids, the food is very nice in the restaurant, the staff very friendly. We will definitely go back.

1  Thank Cristian G
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

A family enterprise with a magnificent food offering. An ideal spot for a family. High quality fresh vegetables and fruit available in the onsite farm shop.

2  Thank Ambrose M
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Excellent menu with items from the farm. Food delicious, staff very friendly. Excellent all round. Prices very reasonable.

Thank Steve1066-12
Reviewed March 24, 2017

North East Trefoil Guild held a meeting in the Donkey Shed over lunch - 6 people we all had a lovely meal nice friendly staff not rushed. We had a walk around the animal farm and purchased fresh veg and fruit from the farm.

1  Thank ajbermo
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Take a little walk after lunch or just coffee in Donkey Shed Restaurant on site and enjoy the farm animals. Pick up your fresh fruit and vegetables in barn shop...dont trip over the free-roaming ducks and geese!! A little rustic place away from the world..Enjoy

2  Thank Vivienne G
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July 31, 2016|
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Response from prittypolly82 | Reviewed this property |
No you can just walk in , but the restaurant might be a big busy