Breakfast

What’s on the Breakfast Menu at Avonmore House?

Choose your Cooked or Continental Breakfast

dining room at Avonmore House

Enjoy a nutritious cooked breakfast from our extensive menu

Choose from our delicious breakfast menu – served between 08:15 and 09:45 every morning. All prepared and cooked using local and organic ingredients where possible. From the display fridge you can pick-up an overnight oats, fruit compotes and fresh orange juice together while your chosen dish is created in the kitchen. Home-baked ham and local cheese are also available. 

baked ham by timolina

Substantial Continental Breakfast

Alternatively, you can help yourself from the display fridge in the dining room where you can choose what you would like from overnight oats, fruit compotes, yoghurts, ham and cheese, fresh orange juice and a bottle of water, free from chlorine and fluoride. All home-made or locally produced.

 (pic by timolina)

Selection of Teas

 A variety of organic teas and coffee are available in each room with our own grown mint tea from the leaf on request.

Organic Homemade Breads

All of our bread is baked onsite using organic flour from Independent Irish Health Foods. This includes our 48hr fermented sourdough rolls, irish soda bread, flourless oat bread and fresh crusty sourdough breakfast rolls.

Variety of Breakfast Cereals

A wide variety of breakfast cereals are available including gluten free options.

rolled pancakes filled with apple

Sourdough Pancakes

A major favourite at Avonmore. Our own recipe from our “sourdough starter” of several years delivers a hot rolled pancake filled with greek yoghurt and stewed apple.

french omelette with mushroom a la creme

French Omelette with Mushroom á la créme

Sautéed mushrooms and onions mixed with cream, parsley and chives. Optional slice of bacon. Available in the dining room only. (Ham and Cheese omelette also available).

Frittata

Frittata

Perfect lighter alternative to the traditional “Full Irish”. Omelette cooked on the hob and finished off in the grill topped with melted cheese. Filled with bacon, Clonakility Puddings, onions, mushrooms and tomatoes. Choose your ingredients.

rolled pancakes filled with apple

Organic Scrambled Eggs with Organic Smoked Salmon (or bacon)

Fresh scrambled eggs with topping of your choice all laid over a bed of home baked sourdough toast. Fried and Poached eggs available if preferred.

avocado with 2 poached eggs on sourdough bread

Avocado and poached eggs on sourdough toast

Smashed avocado with hint of lemon, lime and a tap of chilli for that kick in the morning. Topped with two poached eggs. (fried eggs if preferred).

Frittata

Protein Boosting Smoothie

Breakfast in a 500ml glass. Full of raspberries, bluberries, banana, avocado pear, organic flaxseeds, filtered water and organic protein powder. ( v, df, gf )

apple compote

Fruit Compote

Home-made compote is available in the dining room display fridge and can be enjoyed as part of the continental or before your cooked breakfast.

Porridge

Porridge with a hint of cinnamon can be ordered with the continental or with the cooked options. Choose berries, apple or honey to compliment.

Overnight Oats

Overnight Oats with fresh apple compote and berries. Delicious cold jar of soaked oats mixed with yogurt, seeds, nuts, apple, cinnamon and berries. 

boiled eggs with egg cups

Boiled Eggs

Sometimes it’s just enough to have a couple of local organically produced with a slice of sourdough toast.

avocado and cheese

Avocado Sourdough Toast with Cottage Cheese

Topped with red onion and organic tomatoes.

Mahers Coffee logo Breakfast Menu

Mahers Freshly Ground Coffee

At Avonmore we grind our fresh coffee from Cork’s own Mahers Organic enabling us to offer the freshest coffee for you during your stay.

Full Irish

Avonmore Full Irish

Sausage, bacon, eggs, black pudding, white pudding, mushrooms, tomatoes all purchased locally. Veggie option available.