Enjoy contemporary cooking in a relaxed atmosphere.

The Coachouse Bistro serves food daily from 8am to 9.00pm with a great selection of light fare and evening meals as well as carefully selected daily specials.


Please note that these sample menus are subject to change without notice.

Sample Breakfast Menu Price
Full Irish Breakfast: 2 sausages, 2 bacon, black & white pudding, fried egg, mushrooms, tomato, toast, tea/coffee €10.95
Mini Breakfast 1 sausage, 1 bacon, black & white pudding, fried egg, toast, tea/coffee €8.95
Scrambled Egg Toast, tea/coffee €7.95
Eggs Benedict poached eggs, bacon, sourdough toast, hollandaise sauce, tea/coffee €8.50
Breakfast Bap Waterford Blaa, bacon, sausage, egg, pudding, tomato €7.95
Porridge €2.95
Fresh Fruit Salad selection of fresh fruits €2.50
Fruit Scone homemade jam, cream, butter €2.25
For any dietary requirements – please ask your server
Sample Lunch Menu Price
Homemade Soup of the Day €4.50
Seafood Chowder salmon, cod, hake, smoked haddock, albarino cream brunoise of vegetables €7.95
Hot ‘n’ Spicy Chicken Wings (starter/mains) €6.95 €11.95
Chickpea & Red Lentil Curry Authentic Indian curry, garlic & coriander naan bread, riata, mango chutney €12.95
Homemade Beef Burger Waterford Blaa, Ballymaloe relish, crisp bacon, aged cheddar, lettuce, tomato & fries (please allow 20 minutes cooking time) €12.95
Beer Battered Cod Fillet Lightly battered cod fillet, pea puree, homemade tartar sauce & fries €14.50
Thai Red Chicken Curry scented basmati rice €15.50
Mexican Chicken Salad Potato cubes, seasonal leaves, mango coulis €9.95
Classic Caesar Salad Chicken, bacon, baby gem leaves, croutons, parmesan, homemade caesar dressing €8.95
Chopped Salad Chicken, celery, apple, peppers, cherry tomatoes, balsamic & honey dressing €7.95
The Old Imperial Salad Bacon, Cashel blue cheese, poached hen's egg salad with sautéed baby potatoes, red onion confit €8.95
Daily Specials – please ask your server
Sandwich Menu
Open Youghal Bay Smoked Salmon or Prawn On homemade brown bread and maire rose sauce €8.95
Open Roast Chicken or Ham On homemade brown bread & Ballymaloe relish €6.50
Toasted Special Ham, Cheddar cheese, beef tomato & red onion €5.50
Chicken Panini Chicken, stuffing & mayo €5.95
Roast Beef Ciabatta red onion confit, horseradish mayo €5.95
Chicken Goujon Wrap lettuce, tomato, cheddar cheese, red onion & sweet chilli mayo, seasonal leaves & coleslaw €5.95
Ardsallagh Goat’s Cheese Crostini Red onion marmalade, rocket, pesto dressing €5.95
Tuna Melt Red onion marmalade, tomato, cheddar cheese, coleslaw, seasonal leaves €5.50
Selection of hand-cut Sandwiches also available All served with seasonal leaves €4.50
Tobacco Onions €2.50
Portion of Fries €1.95
Mug of Homemade Soup €1.95
Mug of Chowder €3.50
Side Salad €3.00
Sample Evening Menu Price
Homemade Soup of the Day €4.50
Bread and Dips Share Plate pesto, sundried tomatoes, olive tapenade €7.95
Coachouse Seafood Chowder salmon, cod, hake, smoked haddock, albarino cream brunoise of vegetables €7.95
Chicken Liver Pate date jam, sourdough croute, mixed leaves €6.95
Mushrooms On Toast sautéed mushrooms, Cashel Blue cheese, cream on sourdough toast €6.95
Chicken, Apple & Goat’s Cheese Salad toasted pecans, honey & wholegrain mustard dressing, balsamic glaze €7.95
Coca Cola Chicken Wings sticky coca cola glaze €6.95/€11.95
Flaming Hot Chicken Wings Cashel blue cheese dip & celery dips €6.95/€11.95
Thai Red Chicken Curry lemon scented basmati rice, garlic & coriander naan €15.50
Chickpea and Red Lentil Curry garlic & coriander naan bread, riata, mango chutney, rice €14.95
Beer Battered Cod Fillet lightly battered cod fillet, pea puree, homemade tartar sauce & fries €16.50
12 Hour Braised Featherblade of Beef in Roundstone Ale mélange of vegetables, creamy mash, pan jus €16.95
10oz Angus Sirloin Steak creamy mash, tobacco onions, mushrooms, Jameson peppercorn sauce & fries €24.95
Pan- Fried Fillet of Hake sautéed baby potatoes, pesto dressing & wild rocket €15.95
Mexican Chicken Salad seasonal leaves, pommes noisettes & mango dressing €14.95
6oz Angus Steak Sandwich ciabatta bread, mushrooms, onions, aged cheddar, seasonal leaves, coleslaw & fries €15.95
Garlic & Herb Marinated Chicken Supreme sautéed baby potatoes, roasted cherry tomatoes, pesto, sautéed green beans €14.95
10oz Beef Burger Waterford Blaa, Ballymaloe relish, crisp bacon, aged cheddar, lettuce, tomato & fries €14.95
Little Temptations Menu Price
Warm Apple Crumble Tartlet vanilla ice cream, chantilly cream, traditional custard €5.95
Selection of Baldwin’s Ice creams, Tuille Basket warm chocolate sauce, vanilla ice cream €5.95
Hazelnut & Chocolate Brownie pesto, sundried tomatoes, olive tapenade €5.95
Chef’s Cheesecake of the day €5.95
Raspberry Frangipane Bakewell Tart served with traditional custard €5.95
Jamaican Mess crushed meringue, banana, butterscotch sauce, custard, cream, vanilla ice cream €5.95
Cheese Board selection of Irish farmhouse cheeses, date jam, crackers, fruit €9.95
Coffees & Teas
Cappuccino €2.75
Latte €2.75
Espresso €2.50
Americano €2.50
Hot Chocolate €2.95
Selection of Teas available, ask your server for details
Liqueur Coffee
Irish Coffee €6.00
Calypso Coffee €6.00
Baileys Coffee €6.00
French Coffee €6.00

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Thinking about a party to celebrate a special occasion? Here at The Old Imperial Hotel we have everything you need to make your event one to remember. From finger food to full meals and private dining areas, both inside and out. Make your party special at The Old Imperial Hotel.

From private seating areas both indoors and outdoors, we can give you the space you need.

Are you planning a family celebration or perhaps a wedding afters? We can accommodate groups of all sizes and can offer your event a variety of options in food, drink, entertainment and of course accommodation.

Our large selection of menus mean you can customise a menu to suit your budget and ensure everyone is catered for. We also can provide a private dining area so that you can all sit together and keep the atmosphere going.

If you want to learn more of our packages on offer, give us a call or email us and we will call you back. Our team are ready to talk about all aspects of your function and answer any questions you may have.