Co. Wicklow

Mount Usher

Mount Usher

Avoca at Mount Usher Gardens is a haven of beauty and tranquillity. Named by Monty Don as one of his favourite gardens in the world, Mount Usher boasts many scenic walks, stunning views and has the River Vartry running through it. Before you enter the gardens, have a browse of the Avoca gift shop, stock up on your foodie favourites from the Food Market, or enjoy a relaxed lunch in our Garden Café. Whether you’re a professional gardener, casual tourist or lover of the outdoors, you’re sure to find Mount Usher Gardens very special.



Mount Usher Gardens, Ashford, Co. Wicklow

Phone: +353 0404 40116









The Garden Café

Open 7 days a week, our Garden Café at Mount Usher Gardens serves a delicious, seasonal menu. A favourite with locals and visitors alike, you can enjoy the beautiful setting whether dining inside or out. The spacious outdoor seating area is abundant with pretty plants and foliage, while diners inside can enjoy a view of the gardens through the large windows. A perfect spot to enjoy a delicious meal before or after a wander through the stunning gardens.

Call to book a table.

Book A Table


Our dishes centre around seasonal, local ingredients, cooked with creativity and care.

Inside Our Food Market

The Food Market at Avoca Mount Usher is home to a gourmet deli and bakery with freshly baked bread, scones and cakes, as well as an abundance of delicious artisanal foods from near and far. There are delicious quiches, tartlets, salads and sandwiches available at the deli counter, so you can enjoy lunch or a snack while on a visit to the gardens. There is also a range of our homemade Grab & Go meals, so you can grab a delicious meal to take home with you.

Mount Usher Gardens Tour

An award-winning example of Robinsonian Gardens, we count ourselves very lucky to have one of our Avoca locations nestled in this stunning setting. A haven of rare beauty and tranquillity, Mount Usher Gardens was named by Monty Don as one of his favourite gardens in the world. You’ll love its relaxed informality and natural layout.

Mount Usher Gardens welcomes self-guided tours or guided group tours of our gardens throughout the year. Tour operators and group organisers should contact the gardens manager for all booking information.

For more information call: +353 (0)404 49672

To view Mount Usher Gardens visitor guide, Click Here

Inside Our Store

Our store at Mount Usher Gardens offers a curated collection of some of our favourite items, such as scarves, candles, mugs, homewares and a selection of our throws woven in our Wicklow mill. If you’d like to learn more about the items made in our mill, you can find out more here.

Garden Centre & Florist

The Walled Garden store offers plenty of inspiration for your own garden, with an abundance of beautiful plants, flowers, trees, plant pots and garden accessories. The team there are always happy to help and give advice to any budding gardeners passing through. What’s more, we also have a beautiful Flower Power florists here, too, so you can pick up a pretty bouquet for any occasion.