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The Devils Menu

No.1 St Mullins Road | Tinnahinch, Carlow, Ireland
+353 85 114 8170
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Highly Recommended!

My family (four adult couples) traveled to Ireland and booked John to cook us dinner one night. It... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
AmyMarita
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Great steaks

Had a great night in the devils menu. John is a great chef and gives loads of tips as he is cooking... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
shane r
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Tullow, Ireland
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The Devils Menu Boutique Cookery School is based in the beautiful town of Graiguenamangh situated on the Carlow / Kilkenny border Join Chef John Whelan in his home for an intimate social & unique culinary experience. Using local produce, wild flowers and foraging John will bring you on a journey of flavour, colour, aromas and cuisines from around the world and share with you his experience, invaluable kitchen tips. John cooked in the legendary Quaglino's in London where he worked under Head Chef John Torode co-presenter of MasterChef UK. He cooked for celebrities, royalty and foreign dignitaries like the Queen Mother and Princess Diana at some of London's most iconic buildings and restaurants. Working at Michelin standards in Private Restaurants, Merchant and Swiss Banks have allowed John to develop a unique style and flair. Classes are for all levels of experience from Beginner to Master Classes. Private & Corporate Classes available on request. Cookery Demonstrations.
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26 Jul 2017
“Highly Recommended!”
29 Jan 2017
“Great steaks”
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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No.1 St Mullins Road | Tinnahinch, Carlow, Ireland
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+353 85 114 8170
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

My family (four adult couples) traveled to Ireland and booked John to cook us dinner one night. It was a highlight of the trip. The food was remarkable and it was so entertaining to spend the evening with John and hear how and where he...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great night in the devils menu. John is a great chef and gives loads of tips as he is cooking for you. Great experience for anyone who has interest in food.

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Reviewed 21 January 2017

The best Irish food we had. John and Elora tailored made the menu for us and it was the first time they prepared lobster! Fantastic couple and we recommend this to everyone. Thank you for your hospitality.

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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We had a great night here celebrating my mom's 70th birthday on new year's Eve 2016. John and Elora have such a welcoming way and spent the night chatting and entertaining us while we indulged in the gorgeous food. We brought our own wine and...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2016

John & Elora welcomed us with open arms and after being with them for just a short time they felt more like family then hosts. John is passionate about cooking and shared his tips and experiences with us the entire evening. The meal itself was...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Some of the best food that we have ever had. The love that was put into it really shows. The one recommendation is to wear stretchy pants, cause you'll wanna stuff yourself like I did

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Reviewed 11 November 2016

A fun, delectable, totally engaging day with John and Elora! We were warmly welcomed, wonderfully entertained, learned so much about the foods we made (and where the ingredients came from), and ate more than we ever thought we could! But the real treat are John...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

We had a fantastic night with John & Elora, what fantastic hosts. This was the most amazing gastronomic experience, from the freshly made bread sticks and hummus to the steak, oh the steak, it just melted in my mouth. One of our group is vegan,...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

We had a large group of people and they had to cook a lot of food. Everything was perfect. I can't remember a more memorable meal. I highly recommend.

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DevilsMenu, Owner at The Devils Menu, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Thank you very much for your review. We truly enjoyed every minute we spent with your group. It was wonderful to spend the evening with such lovely guests. John & Elora

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

We have visited the picturesque Graiguenamanagh on several occasions but only came across "The Devil's Menu" when it was recommended by previously bowled over guests. Although it was very short notice John and Elora moved dates around to accommodate us and made sure we could...More

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Flgator2015
4 September 2016|
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Response from DevilsMenu | Property representative |
Hi Keith, Can you send me an email and I will send you the information and find out what foods you love. You can send an email directly by going back to the devils menu page here on tripadvisor and its in the info panel... More
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Leah C
24 May 2016|
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Response from DevilsMenu | Property representative |
Hi Leah, Sorry we only just noticed your interest in coming to us as this alert went to a spam for some reason. Please contact us if you are still interested please email me directly. or call 0866635100
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David B
11 May 2016|
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Hi David, I'm sorry but we a just renovating at the moment and will not be available on monday. Very sorry about this but the smell of paint does not go well with food. Regards John
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