Food glorious food

Enjoy refreshments in the glorious setting of Mount Stewart Conversations Festival

You can’t have a festival without food and drink. Visitors to Mount Stewart Conversations Festival will enjoy having their taste buds tantalised with a variety of pop-up restaurants and bars serving up the best in local hospitality.

To eat...

Linen Hill Street Kitchen will be serving a delicious range of freshly prepared hot food including ‘Pig Island’ beer battered haddock, fresh local chips, tartare sauce; Henning’s 6oz steak burger, beetroot chutney, ‘Young Buck’ blue cheese dressing and Moyallon porchetta, Armagh Bramley Apple chutney with French Village Bakery roll.

Linen Hill Street Food at Mount Stewart Conversations
Linen Hill Street Food at Mount Stewart Conversations

There will be delicious savoury and sweet crepes freshly made to order by The Crepe Makers and coffee from Javaman Coffee.

To drink...

In celebration of Northern Ireland’s Year of Food & Drink, Mi Casa will be tapping into some of the very best local suppliers, serving Pilsner and Pale Ale by Mourne Mountain Brewery and a premium selection of wines sourced by local wine merchant Harland Wines. The mobile bar will also serve a range of spirits, long summer drinks, soft drinks and speciality coffees using beans blended and roasted by local company 38 Espresso.

Gin lovers will appreciate the variety of speciality gin cocktails including Gin Fizz, Bramble, Gin and Mint and the classic Gin and Tonic. Also look out for Mia Casa’s quirky mobile horse box bar which will serve chilled Frizzant (draught Prosseco).            

Ian Hislop, writer, editor and broadcaster will attend Mount Stewart Conversations

Meet our guests

We have an exciting range of celebrity speakers and presenters lined up for this unmissable festival including Kate Adie, Ian Hislop, Rachel Johnson and Rosie Boycott to name just a few...

Mount Stewart Conversations 14 & 15 October 2017

Arts, culture and music

Mount Stewart Conversations Festival is a celebration of ideas, art, music, and culture. Take a look at all the free events happening throughout the weekend...

Everyone gathered in Mount Stewart’s Central Hall to hear about the stellar line up of international speakers and artists who’ll be performing on 14th and 15th October at the Conversations festival.

The Youth Team at Conversations Press Launch

September saw the Launch of Mount Stewart Conversations Festival, The Youth Team came along to hear all about the stellar line up of international speakers and artists who’ll be performing on 14th and 15th October at the Conversations festival.