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Restaurant and Bar

Grain & Grill bar and restaurant Portlaoise has in a short space of time become a favourite of Portlaoise locals and visitors alike. Situated in one of the finest hotels in Laois, with its contemporary décor and friendly atmosphere, it is the perfect venue for you to sit back and relax. Enjoy a scone or homemade cookies with tea or coffee or a cocktail with family or friends. Choose from a range of options with breakfast, lunch or a sumptuous evening meal served 7 days a week.

Sample Dinner Menu
See the Kid’s Menu

Read more about our current dining experience

Daily Carvery Lunch

Join us for a huge selection of succulent freshly prepared Daily Carvery for all pallets.
Carvery Lunch includes vegetarian option and kids portions, available from 12.30pm to 3.00 pm

  • Sunday Carvery is served from  12.30 – 3.30pm including Bank Holidays.
  • Enjoy A La Carte evening menu with our most delicious signature dishes

For more information or to book a table, call us on 057 869 5900.

Weekend Carvery – Family Special

  • We also offer a Weekend Carvery Family Special. This includes 2 courses for 2 Adults and 2 Children for just €49.95
  • Available form 12.30 -to 3.30 pm
  • For more information contact us on 0578695900 


Senior Lunch offer now available from 55 years young. Join us every weekend including Bank Holiday Monday from 12.30 am – 3.30 pm  for a delicious carvery lunch and let us cook for you. Outstanding value for money and a choice of half portions starting at only €8.50.

Dinner, Date & Create

Discover an amazing alternative to your Saturday evening and a great way to dine for only €50 per person.

Paint along with Caroline Keane with step-by-step instructions and create your very own take-home canvas. All materials provided and no experience is required whatsoever.

This fun experience will be followed with 2-course meal at Grain & Grill Bar and Restaurant where you’ll enjoy each others creative triumphs!

Secure your spot today with €10 deposit.

Please get in touch via phone 057 869 5900 or email: sales.portlaoise@maldronhotels.com

Festive Dining at Maldron Hotel Portlaoise

Festive lunch or dinner menus are available throughout December. Meet up with friends or family you didn’t see this year and relax in the beautiful surroundings of Grain & Grill Bar and Restaurant. Our Christmas dinner menu will be available from 5.30pm – 9.00pm each evening. Kids menu available. Enjoy a 3 course meal plus tea/coffee for €24.95 pp, and a 2 course meal plus a drink for €10.95 per child (under 12).

View the festive lunch menu here

Christmas Lunch or Dinner

Our Christmas lunch menu will be served from 12.30pm – 3.00pm, Monday – Saturday in December.

View the Christmas menu here

Our Sunday carvery returns in December along with our Kids eat free! One child meal free with every adult meal. Our Sunday carvery is extremely popular with prices for an adult meal starting at €11.95pp

View Sample Sunday Carvery Menu here

Vitality Breakfast

Start your day the best way possible with the Maldron “Vitality Breakfast Range” Our unique breakfast range offers you the chance to start the day off on the right note with a healthy breakfast, a more traditional Irish Breakfast or a combination of the two.

At Maldron Hotel Portlaoise we offer a choice of vitality breakfast or traditional cooked breakfast served to your table giving you the option to discover all our healthy breakfast options. Sit back and relax with a complimentary newspaper while deciding on what to have for breakfast. We have listened to all your feedback and delighted to announce that we now offer a breakfast menu for kids which includes pancakes!

  • Monday to Friday 7.00am – 10.00am
  • Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holidays 8.00am – 10.30am

Maldron Breakfast Menu
Kids’ Breakfast Menu

Learn more about Vitality Breakfast

Grain & Grill Bar and Restaurant in Portlaoise

We love families here in the Maldron Hotel Portlaoise and we offer a special menu for the kids in Grain & Grill restaurant. The kids can enjoy a 2-course meal plus a drink for €10.95 (under 12’s) in our family friendly restaurant.

Please be advised if you wish to dine in Grain & Grill bar and restaurant during your stay, a dinner reservation is essential. You can book by dialling ‘0’ from your room and a member of our team will be more than happy to assist you. You can also choose to click and collect your meal if you prefer to dine in your room.

All guests under the age of 18 years old are welcome to stay in the bar and restaurant until 9.30pm, after which time they are welcome to relax in the hotel lobby with an accompanying adult.

Missing friends and looking forward to some freedom? We have designed a cocktail menu to tempt your taste buds. Enjoy a cocktail with family or friends from €11.00 and indulge into the taste of Laois with our local Moores Gin.

View Cocktail Menu


Enjoy a range of healthy options for lunch including our full carvery, a range of soups, sandwiches, wraps, or ciabattas. Relax with friends or enjoy a working lunch. The choice is yours.

Lunch is served:

  • 12.30pm – 3.00pm Monday – Saturday
  • 5.30pm – 8.00pm Sundays and Bank Holidays

See our A la Carte Dining Menu


A proud member of the Féile Bia, we serve quality food from quality ingredients – the proof is in the taste. Our menus are complemented by an extensive and carefully selected wine list making us one of the very best Portlaoise restaurants. Served:

  • 5.30pm – 9.00pm Monday – Saturday
  • 12.30pm – 8.00pm on Sundays and Bank Holidays

See our A la Carte Dining Menu

Learn more about Grain & Grill story


Saturday night fever with live music

Upbeat, nostalgic or a bit of 80’s? Let’s boogie together and connect through harmonies of music.

Saturday night fever at Grain & Grill restaurant and bar is the place there stories unfold.

Join us on selected Saturdays from 10 am until midnight!

Family Feast

Enjoy vitality breakfast for 2 adults plus 2 kids for €35 or enjoy a main course plus dessert for 2 adults and 2 kids for €65. Combine both offers for only €95.

For more information or to book a table, call us on 057 869 5900.

Red Bean Roastery Coffee in Laois

The red bean refers to the perfectly ripe fruit of the jasmine-scented flower of the coffee plant. Red bean Roastery in Laois is about capturing this moment in a perfect cup of coffee
At Maldron Hotel Portlaoise, we provide a takeaway or sit-down coffee in a relaxed environment. Enjoy a freshly baked scone with fresh cream and preserve or enjoy our mouth-watering cookies. Our Red Bean Roastery dock is open 7 days a week from 7.00am – 9.00pm. Take a break while driving on the M7 and taste the best coffee in Laois.

Learn more about Red Bean Roastery


Family Swim & Dine Offer

Spend quality time with your kids with our amazing offer. Enjoy a swim in Club Vitae’s Leisure Centre with a 20-metre pool, kids pool and choose from a range of carvery lunch options in Grain & Grill bar and restaurant.

This offer is available for 2 adults plus 2 kids for only €49.

Tickets can be purchased from Club Vitae before your swim. For families with more than 2 kids, please contact us directly on (057) 8695900.

This offer is available 7 days a week (1 hour swim plus carvery lunch in Grain & Grill).

Carvery times: 12.30pm – 2.30pm

Club Vitae is open from 6.30 am Monday to Friday and from 8.00 am at weekends and bank holidays.

Private Dining

Are you planning an event or celebrating a special occasion? Maldron Hotel Portlaoise can take care of everything. Please contact our team who will be happy to help – no request is too big or small for us!

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Contact Us

For more information or to make a booking, please contact our team on +353 (0)57 8695900 or email: info.portlaoise@maldronhotels.com.

Six Reasons to Dine

  • Vitality breakfast
  • Sunday Carvery Family Special
  • Various menus available
  • Private dining options
  • Quality food and affordable prices
  • Daily Carvery

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