Events 2022

Foodie Events at Ardtara Country House

If you’re looking for some inspiration for an evening out with fine food, look no further. We’ve everything from overnight stays to six course tasting dinners, to cookery demonstrations with Ian Orr.

Uniqe Country House Hotel in Ireland, Ardtara Country House, Upperlands, Maghera, Northern Ireland


Tasting Dinners at Ardtara

For an evening out with a difference book a table at one of our fabulous Tasting Dinners. You’ll enjoy  wine on arrival and a six course tasting menu with optional paired wines; a wonderful dining experience and a delight for foodies and wine lovers.

Friday 23rd September 2022, 7pm – A sumptuous 6 course feast reflecting the finest local produce from the region accompanied with specially selected exclusive wines. Priced at £99.95pp (£59.95 without paired wines)

Friday 4th November 2022, 7pm– Chef cooks up a wonderful 6 course tasting menu featuring some of Ardtara’s most iconic dishes, each course accompanied with an expertly chosen glass of wine, picked to complement the dish. Priced at £99.95 (£59.95 without wine)


Tickets should be purchased in advance

Telephone 028 7964 4490


Cookery Demonstrations by Ian Orr

Ian Orr, Browns Bonds Hill Collection

Do you love to cook? Then join us for a unique foodie experience with our Chef Patron Ian Orr for one of our Cookery Demonstrations. Ian will share tips to prepare sumptuous meals at home, the demonstration will be followed by a 4 course meal.


September 22nd 2022, 7pm (Thursday) – Italian demo.  Ian cooks a delicious array of Italian dishes, offering tips and advice along the way. Bellisimo!   £59.95 pp to include a 4 course dinner afterwards.


October 19th 2022, 7pm (Wednesday) – Classic French demonstration.  Ian shows us how to recreate the perfect bistro feel from your own kitchen with a selection of delicious French recipes.  £59.95pp to include a 4 course dinner after the demonstration.


Christmas Cookery Demonstrations

Wednesday 30th November & Thursday 1st December, 7pm

Join Chef Patron Ian Orr at Ardtara Country House Hotel for his annual Christmas Cookery Demonstration. Ian shares his secrets for cooking delicious festive feasts which can be recreated at home. Tickets for the demonstration include a 3 course meal are priced at £59.95pp.

Telephone to book tickets 028 7964 4490



Second Chance Dinner & Dancing

Friday 25th November 2022

Second Chance will transport you back in time to a golden musical era.  Get ready for a fun filled, toe tapping, hand clapping evening!
Bring your dancing shoes!

Tickets at £59.95 pp to include a 4 course a la carte dinner followed by an evening of music and dancing.  Please note that diners will be sat at communal tables of 6 or 8.  Dinner can be booked any time between 6.30 and 8.00pm, the entertainment will commence around 10pm.

Overnight package including event tickets from £172pps.   Telephone: 028 7964 4490