Take Avoca Home With You

Avoca home catering - From our kitchen to yours

Take the stress out of dinner parties, family gatherings and business lunches with our Avoca at Home Take-Out Catering service. All you need to do is place your order at the Avoca store you’d like to collect from or complete the Avoca Home Catering enquiry form below for a member of our team to contact you and discuss your catering requirements. To ensure we can accommodate your order, please contact us no less than three days in advance. Please make us aware of any dietary or allergen requirements that you may have so we can try our best to accommodate you. For menu suggestions or advice on quantities, feel free to ask our staff - they’ll be happy to help.

The minimum Take-Out Catering order is 10 portions

Avoca Food Market Order, Collection & Delivery Service

We are happy to let our customers know that we are offering an Order, Collection & Delivery Service to shop our entire Food Market range. We will ensure you can order essentials such as butter, bread, pasta, meat, milk, eggs, and fresh fruit & veg etc, should you need them. We've updated our menu to include more Autumn/Winter favourites too! To find out more click here

To Start

Start your feast as you mean to go on with your choice of freshly prepared starters and nibbles.

Pâtés & Terrines

Price €47.95 per 12 portions

Our pâtés and terrines make a delicious starter course or sit perfectly as part of an inviting sharing platter. Rustic, yet refined we offer poultry, meat and fish versions of this classic dish to suit any taste.


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Duck Liver Pâté with Armagnac, Prunes and Pistachios

Delicious smoked duck, marinated with fine Armagnac, toasted pistachios & dried fruit, mixed with smooth duck liver pâté.
Perfect served with crostini & onion marmalade.

Pork, Chicken and Apricot Terrine

Classic country-style terrine, best served with Avoca peach & cardamom chutney, pickled gherkins & onions.

Free Range Chicken Liver Pâté

A smooth chicken liver pâté with French brandy, Irish butter and fresh thyme. Delicious as part of an antipasto platter with fresh crusty bread.

Salmon and Trout Pâté

Smoked salmon & trout are blended together with cream cheese, horseradish, fresh dill & lemon zest then wrapped in luxurious ribbons of smoked salmon. Delicious served with Avoca’s own fresh crusty bread, extra lemon wedges & capers.

Breads Freshly Baked In-Store

There’s no better welcome than the smell of fresh baking. There is something so simplistic yet special about breaking bread among friends. Choose from our selection of traditional and artisanal freshly baked loaves.
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Rye Sourdough

Cheese Bread

Brown Soda



Multi Seed

Seeded Brown

Honey and Spelt

Ancient Grains

Soup Selection

Price from €7.45 for 2 portions

Our soups are made from the freshest seasonal ingredients. They remain a consistent cornerstone and crowd pleaser in our Avoca cafés. With a good soup, you have a nourishing pot to enjoy and share among friends.

If you’d like to order a different soup than those listed below, or if you’d like to order in larger quantities, please contact one of our Food Market managers.

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Potato, White Onion and Parmesan

Creamy potato & onion soup, with hints of fresh parmesan cheese. Delicious drizzled with white truffle oil & served with Avoca’s own sourdough bread.


Lovely hearty soup, bursting full of fresh mushroom flavour, thyme & a grating of nutmeg. Simplicity at its best.


An absolute Avoca classic, still one of our most requested recipes & we couldn’t agree more! Irish root vegetables effortlessly transformed into a creamy bowl of deliciousness.

Slow Roast Tomato and Basil

Naturally vegan, we are inspired by the freshness of tomatoes & their sweet roasted flavours. Our chefs add a splash of extra virgin olive oil & fresh basil leaves to finish off this classic comfort soup.

Tuscan Bean Minestrone

An abundance of fresh vegetables, beans & herbs, delicately simmered in our fresh tomato & grana padano broth. An Italian favourite that we suggest serving with Avoca’s crusty baguette & extra grated parmesan cheese.

Roasted Chicken Broth

A light & deeply satisfying broth made with freshly roasted chicken stock, hand pulled chicken, vegetables & fresh herbs. A hint of turmeric for an amazing medicinal boost creates the most comforting, healthy & delicious soup.

Beef and Barley

Incredibly tender Irish beef simmered for hours with rich beef stock, red wine, barley, vegetables & bay leaves. Hearty, satisfying & a meal in itself. We suggest serving with Avoca’s toasted sourdough bread & plenty of creamery butter.

For Mains

Nothing brings people together like good food.


Our team searched the country to source the best artisanal 100% Irish Hereford beef. Select from our slow cooked beef dishes which we like to braise slowly over time so the carefully selected flavours amalgamate to create a hearty and delicious plate to serve your guests.
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Beef Bourguignon

Serves 10 €74.95

Our rich Beef Bourguignon is simmered with smoky bacon, pearl onion & mushrooms.

Beef and Guinness

Serves 10 €74.95

A quintessential Irish recipe with beef, Guinness, carrots, onions & bay leaves. Perfect served with Avoca creamy mash.

Beef Stroganoff

Serves 10 €74.95

Beef, mushrooms, sweet Hungarian paprika, French brandy and a hint of Dijon mustard.

Beef Lasagne

Serves 10 €74.95

Fresh pasta sheets layered with our delicious Bolognese sauce & creamy béchamel. Topped off with Parmigiano Reggiano & baked until golden & bubbly.

Beef Sukka Curry

Serves 10 €74.95

Our Great Taste Award Winning beef sukka is created from a recipe bursting with flavour. Simmered for hours with roasted spices, exotic saffron and creamy coconut, its best served with basmati rice and Avoca’s peach and cardamom chutney.

Shepherd’s Pie

Serves 10 €69.95

Ground lamb and beef with onions, carrots and a delicious tomato sauce, our shepherd’s pie is topped with Avoca creamy mash.


Passionate about who we work with, Avoca are proud to offer some of the county’s best meat suppliers. Sample from our appetising pork main dishes. Choose from a fragrant Asian inspired curry dish or our rich and saucy classic meatballs dish.
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Thai Pork Curry

Serves 10 €69.95

Spicy coconut curry with lots of fresh herbs, lime, turmeric, lemongrass & lime leaves. Serve with basmati rice.

Sicilian Pork Meatballs, Fonduta Di Pomodoro

Serves 10 €74.95

Authentic Italian meatballs with toasted pinenuts & fresh herbs, slowly simmered in a creamy tomato & basil sauce. Best served with linguine or spaghetti & extra cheese.


Bringing you only the best of Irish lamb. Discover the incredibly crafted and flavoursome lamb dishes our innovative food team have created. These slow cooked dishes inspired from Northern Africa and India will deliver with your guests every time.
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Moroccan Lamb Tagine

Serves 10 €79.95

Our own blend of 14 spices, hand roasted & finely ground then added with juicy apricots, sultanas & chickpeas to our braised lamb shoulder. Slowly simmered for 3 hours for an authentic Moroccan dish. Best served with our green herb couscous, tzatziki & preserved lemon harissa.

Lamb Rogan Josh

Serves 10 €79.95

A delicious lamb curry with Avoca’s own spiced blend. Made from lamb simmered for 3 hours until tender, it is then seasoned with fresh coriander and lime to finish. Serve with brown basmati and tzatziki sauce.


Our chicken is 100% Irish from Manor Farm, Shercock, Co. Cavan. We love the adaptability of chicken as part of our main dishes. Whether served in a rich and creamy sauce or marinated with expertly selected fresh herbs and spices, we feel we have something for every taste.
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Avoca’s Famous Chicken & Broccoli Crumble

Serves 10 €74.95

Succulent breast of chicken combined with broccoli florets in a rich & velvety chicken velouté. Topped with a cheddar & herb breadcrumb crust. It continues to be Avoca’s most popular family favourite.

Spiced Indian Chicken Curry

Serves 10 €74.95

We only use whole roasted spices in our recipe & hand grind them to make our delicious curry sauce, using coconut milk & fresh coriander. Serve with basmati rice & Avoca’s own mango chutney.

Thai Red Chicken Curry

Serves 10 €74.95

Avoca’s mild Thai red curry with kaffir lime leaves, lemongrass & fresh ginger. Creamy coconut milk & lime juice are added & simmered with chicken & finished with fresh coriander. Serve with steamed basmati rice.

Chicken, Mushroom & White Wine Fricassée

Serves 10 €74.95

We slowly simmer chicken, fresh chestnut mushrooms, white wine and Irish cream & finish with fresh herbs & a spoonful of Dijon mustard. Perfect served with buttered pasta.

Italian Chicken

Serves 10 €74.95

Our classic recipe; slowly simmered chicken breast with fresh Irish cream, Parmigiano Reggiano cheese & fresh whole grain mustard.

Smoked Pancetta and Porcini Mushroom Stuffed Chicken Marsala

Serves 10 €78.95

Chicken supremes stuffed with pancetta & porcini mushrooms, simmered in Marsala wine & herbs. Delicious served with a crisp green salad.


Avoca are proud to use Irish fish suppliers & sustainably sourced fish. Choose from our delicious fish dishes created by carefully balancing fresh and smoked fish with subtle herbs and citrus flavours. Or select a whole side of salmon baked with your choice of sauce.
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Fish Pie

Serves 10 €78.95

Fresh salmon, hake & smoked coley are poached in our fresh fish stock, and then mixed with our creamy fish velouté, fresh chopped dill & lemon zest. Topped with mashed potato.


10 Portions €74.95 (2 Cakes per Portion)

Fresh salmon, hake & smoked coley mixed with potato, spring onions, fresh dill & lemon. Each fishcake is hand rolled in herb crumb. Served with our homemade tartare sauce, a wedge of lemon or lime and some Avoca cucumber pickle.

Side Of Fresh Salmon

Serves 10-12, €78.95

Beautiful fresh side of salmon baked with your choice of sauce; classic lemon, dill & sea salt or lemongrass, chilli & ginger. The perfect addition for any celebration. We suggest serving with Avoca’s handmade tartar sauce or zesty nam jim dressing.


Take your pick from our undeniably delicious range of vegetarian meals. Packed with fresh vegetables, grains and legumes and flavoured with our hand roasted and ground spices and fragrant fresh herbs these vegetarian main options are brimming with taste and goodness.
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Avoca “Good Mood” Vegetarian Chilli

Serves 10 €64.95

Deliciously smoky thanks to beautiful Mexican chipotle peppers. We’ve used beluga & Puy lentils, bulgur wheat, pearl barley & chickpeas. Serve with fresh chunky guacamole & a squeeze of lime.

Avoca Spicy Vegetable Tikka Masala

Serves 10 €64.95

A warm & spicy tikka recipe with cauliflower, sweet potato, fresh spinach, peas & chickpeas. All our spices are hand roasted & ground. Creamy coconut milk & fresh coriander finish off this dish. Best served with steamed basmati rice, mango chutney, natural yoghurt & a squeeze of lime.

Aubergine Mellanzana Alla Parmigiana

Serves 10 €69.95

A classic Italian dish, layered with aubergines, fresh tomato sauce, basil, Parmigiano Reggiano & mozzarella. Delicious served with a green salad.

Spinach, Ricotta And Pinenut Cannelloni

Serves 10 €69.95

Hand rolled cannelloni made with fresh spinach, ricotta, pinenuts, lemon zest & fresh herbs. Layered with creamy béchamel & topped with Parmigiano Reggiano cheese. Baked until golden & bubbly, best served with your favourite crisp green salad.

Moroccan Spiced Vegetable Tagine

Serves 10 €64.95

A delicious and fragrant recipe. Packed full of vibrant flavours of preserved lemon, coriander, turmeric, ginger & harissa. Plump green olives add to the authentic taste of Morocco.

Sweet Potato Blackbean and Cashew Cakes

Serves 10 €55.00

Spiced vegan cake, filled with black beans & millet. Perfect served with Avoca hummus or baba ganoush.

Black Bean, Kale And Squash Laksa

Serves 10 €64.95

Malaysian inspired coconut curry, fragrant with ginger, lemongrass & coriander. Serve with rice vermicelli noodles & fresh bean sprouts. Add fresh chillies for that extra kick!


Eating food grown close to home isn’t a passing trend – it’s a return to tradition


Simplicity is key to a successful salad. Pairing fresh fruits and vegetables with herbs and a perfectly balanced dressing allows us to release our innovative culinary spirit and create these offerings fresh for your table.
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Potato Salad

With mint yoghurt dressing

Ruby Slaw with Toasted Seeds

Dressed in mayonnaise and greek yoghurt

Petits Pois and Baby Spinach

With mint, sprouted beans & feta

Quinoa and Roasted Beetroot

With caramelised balsamic onions

Green Herb and Edamame Cous Cous

Topped with coriander and pistachio

Asian Brown Rice Detox

Tossed in nam jim dressing

Roasted Baby Potatoes

With harissa yoghurt, capers & dill

Lebanese Green Lentils

With parsley, mint, dill & allspice

Pasta with Semi Sun Dried Tomato Pesto

Pine nuts, parmesan & fresh herbs

Bulger, Cranberry and Rocket

With feta, semi sun dried tomatoes & roasted walnuts.

Sesame Peanut Noodle Salad

With beansprouts, peppers & mangetout

Broccoli Hazelnut & Cherry Tomato Salad

With feta cheese & Avoca French dressing

Carrot and Sesame Seed

dressed in Avoca French dressing

Our Famous Quiches & Tarts

Freshly prepared with love and care in our kitchens

Our Famous Quiches & Tarts

All our quiches are hand rolled & lined in our all butter savoury shortcrust pastry, always made with free range Irish eggs & fresh Irish cream. Slowly baked until golden. A perfect addition to any celebration, everyone loves Quiche.
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Baked Ham, Caramelised Leeks & Cheddar

Serves 10-12 €44.95

Classic ham & cheddar quiche, always a family favourite.

Spinach, Red Chard, Pine Nut & Gruyère Cheese

Serves 10-12 €44.95

Freshly leafy greens, plenty of herbs, toasted pinenuts & 3 types of cheese. Delicious!

Hot Smoked Salmon, Potato, Dill & Leek

Serves 10-12 €49.95

An elegant lightly smoked salmon quiche, beautifully prepared with fresh dill & creamy potato. An absolutely perfect brunch addition.

Roasted Squash, Goats Curd, Sage & Red Onion

Serves 10-12 €44.95

Delicious vegetarian quiche, bursting with earthy flavours. Creamy goats curd & fresh sage are a perfect match for the roasted squash.

Caramelised Onion, Gruyère & Goats Cheese

Serves 10-12 €44.95

Gorgeous tart made with sweet onion marmalade, 3 cheeses & fresh herbs.

Prosciutto, Spinach & Brie

Serves 10-12 €44.95

Crisply prosciutto, fresh spinach & creamy French brie. A classic twist with elegant flavours.

Piperade, Goats Cheese & Pesto Tart

Serves 10-12 €44.95

A beautifully layered vegetable & goat’s cheese tart with fresh & vibrant flavours. A stunning centrepiece for any table.

Avoca Heroes

Some of our best-loved Avoca classics

Avoca Heroes

Choosing anyone of these centrepiece dishes will create an attention grabbing focal point on your table. We feel all of these options exude that quintessential Avoca flair in flavour and presentation.
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Side Of Fresh Salmon

Serves 10-12 €78.95

Beautiful fresh side of salmon baked with your choice of sauce; classic lemon, dill & sea salt or lemongrass, chilli & ginger. The perfect addition for any celebration. We suggest serving with Avoca’s handmade tartar sauce or zesty nam jim dressing.

Mustard Glazed Whole Gammon Ham On The Bone

Serves approx. 20-30 €83.95

An Avoca favourite! Whole gammon on the bone, slow cooked for 6 hours & coated in our Dijon mustard, sugar glaze & caramelized until golden. A show stopping addition to any feast. Hand carving available at an additional cost.

Avoca’s Ultimate Cheeseboard

A selection of cheeses from our award winning cheese counters. Served with crackers, grapes & fruit chutney. Available to order from our in-house cheesemongers.

Charcuterie Board

Charcuterie boards can be made to order, available from Avoca cheese counters.

Cheese Wedding Cakes

Price on application. Please contact our cheese counter at Dunboyne, Rathcoole, Kilmacanogue or Ballsbridge to discuss your requirements.

Sides Selection

Go the extra mile with our delicious range of side dishes

Sides Selection

Browse our selection of mouth-watering and enticing accompaniments designed by our chefs to pair with your main of choice. Choose a selection from seasonal greens, roasted or chargrilled vegetables, potato dishes, stuffing and steamed rice.
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Seasonal Greens with Butter

Serves 10 €36.75

Maple and Sesame Roasted Root Vegetables

Serves 10 €36.75

Gratin Potatoes with Garlic & Cheddar

Serves 10 €42.00

Creamy Mashed Potatoes

Serves 10 €25.00

Roasted Baby Potatoes with Garlic & Rosemary

Serves 10 €35.00

Spanish Potatoes with Chorizo

Serves 10 €42.00

Chargrilled Mediterranean Vegetables

Serves 10 €42.00

Traditional Herb and Onion Stuffing

Serves 10 €42.00

Steamed Basmati Rice

Serves 10 €25.00

Steamed Brown Basmati Rice

Serves 10 €25.00


Leaving the best till last, our selection of freshly baked desserts has something for every sort of sweet tooth


Discover our selection of this classic, baked sweet treat encased in a buttery homemade crust. Whether you prefer a fruity or a chocolatey filling we have our bases covered with something for everyone.
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Classic Lemon Tart

12” feeds 14+ €36.95

Chocolate & Pecan Tart

10” €39.95

Rich Chocolate Raspberry & Pistachio Tart

10” €39.95

Mixed Berry Normandy Tart

10” €36.95

Salted Caramel and Chocolate Tart

10” €36.95

Pear and Almond Frangipane

10” €36.95

Glazed Mixed Berry Frangipane

10” €39.95

Apple and Cinnamon Crumble

12” €36.95

Lemon Polenta and Almond Cake

9” €31.50


What could be a more indulgent finish to a delicious meal than meringue smothered in sweet cream and packed with a selection of delicious fillings and rolled up ready to be sliced? The only difficult part about this decision is choosing which roulade to serve your lucky guests.
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Fresh Strawberry Meringue Roulade

Chocolate, Cream And Raspberry Roulade


A delicious collection of flavours of cheesecakes are available from our menu. Whether chilled or baked we love the smooth, creamy texture and sweet crumbly base. Just choose the style and favour which best suits your menu and we will do the rest.
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Baked Raspberry

9” €37.95

Classic Baked Vanilla Bean

9” €37.95

Zesty Lemon

9” €37.95

Double White & Dark Chocolate

9” €37.95


We have award-winning cake-makers creating freshly baked cakes in our bakeries daily. Make dessert a piece of cake by choosing from our decadent selection of classic styles as the show stopping culmination to your Avoca feast.
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Lemon Curd Cake

9” €32.50

Ultimate Chocolate Cake

9” €32.50

Coffee Cake

9” €32.50

Victoria Sponge Cake with Fresh Fruit & Cream

9” €32.50

Carrot Cake

9” €32.50

Celebration Cakes

To toast every occasion with the very best we offer a selection of larger and customisable celebration cakes. Choose from our recognised crowd pleasers or request a bespoke option from selected stores.
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Rice Krispie Celebration Cake

12” Square €65.00

Chocolate Biscuit Cake

10” Square €75.00

Birthday Numbers Rice Krispie Cake

€37.95 for a single number, €69.95 for two numbers, with optional message

Bespoke Layer Cakes

2 Tier option: €45
3 Tier option: €65
* Additional cost may occur for customisation
* Only available in selected stores

Contact & Enquiry Form

Home Catering Service

If you would like to place an order with us or find out more information on Avoca’s Home Catering Services, feel free to get in touch.

To ensure we can accommodate your choice, order no less than 3 days in advance. Please make us aware of any dietary or allergen requirements you may have.

Contact Us Today

To place an order for collection, call the Avoca food market of your choice.

Avoca Ballsbridge (Delivery Service Available): Ballsbridge-foodmarket@avoca.com

Avoca Dunboyne: dunboyne-foodmarket@avoca.com

Avoca Kilmacanogue (Delivery Service Available): kilmac-foodmarket@avoca.com

Avoca Malahide: malahidefoodhall@shop.avoca.ie

Avoca Moll's Gap: mollsgap-shop@avoca.com

Avoca Monkstown: monkstown@shop.avoca.ie

Avoca Mount Usher Gardens: mountusher@shop.avoca.ie

Avoca Powerscourt House: powerscourt@shop.avoca.ie

Avoca Rathcoole: rathcoole-foodmarket@avoca.com

Avoca Suffolk Street: suffolkstreet-foodhall@avoca.com

Avoca Village: avocavillage-stores@avoca.com

Catering Enquiry Form

To request a call from a member of our experienced Avoca Food Market’s team please complete and submit the enquiry form below. We will be happy to contact you using the details provided to discuss your catering options and whether you would like to place an order with us.