The Moorings is the ideal place for any of your function needs, with a variety of spaces indoor and outdoor available to book for all types of occasions.

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If you have a party or occasion to arrange, The Moorings can provide what you need. Wedding parties, birthday parties, family gatherings; whatever the occasion we will gladly cater to your needs with our trained professional staff on hand to help you plan a menu according to your taste and budget.

We can help you with all aspects of planning your party here – arranging the food, drink and entertainment for you.  We've a host of options from sit down meals to cocktail parties to outdoor Barbecues.

The Moorings Occasion Menus

For further information on reserving and planning your party or occasion in the Moorings please contact us


Located quayside, between our traditional bar and the historic ivy clad walls of King John’s Castle – is the Moorings Courtyard Bar. Timber tables and booths allow for intimate gatherings and larger parties of guests. We can provide a BBQ using locally sourced and fully traceable meat, tasty nibbles or a full a la carte menu for your guests. The garden can be covered for those not so sunny days, it’s also heated for when the nights get a bit colder. At night time it's a magical area with twinkling fairy lights. there's a full bar, plenty of space for dancing and we can organise a DJ or Live Music.


Our cosy bar and restaurant area or our modern lounge provide the perfect space for your gatherings. We can provide traditional lunch fare, tasty nibbles or a full a la carte menu for your guests. There's a full bar,  and we can organise a DJ or Live Music.



Soup of the day with home baked brown bread
Moorings seafood chowder with brown bread
Cajun chicken salad
Tiger prawns sautéed in chilli & garlic oil
Ardmore Mushrooms tossed in garlic butter on Barron’s toasted cob bread with rocket (v)

10 oz Sirloin steak
Sautéed onions & a choice of garlic butter or pepper sauce
Fresh Sea bass
with prawns, spinach, white wine & dill cream sauce
Fresh Monkfish
with crab claws, prawns and garlic cream
Char-Grilled chicken
with a bacon & mushroom cream sauce
Roast Duck
with plum compote
Pesto & Tomato Tagliatelle
with fresh rocket, parmesan & garlic bread (v)

Chocolate pot with berries
Lemon tart
Meringue with fresh berries & white chocolate cream
Bailey’s tiramisu
Banoffee pie

Tea or coffee