Want to find the best budget food on the island? Just follow the locals. After all, they’re the ones that know all the tips and tricks to hunting down a wallet-friendly dinner, from excellent farm-to-fork feasts in traditional pubs, to upscale burger joints. The cities of Belfast, Derry, Cork, Galway and Dublin, in particular, are buzzing with really innovative budget places to eat that don’t compromise on quality. And don’t forget about city farmer’s markets, as well as being brilliant places to wander and discover more about Ireland’s food culture, they also offer up a really broad and varied selection of things to eat. We’re talking lip-smacking mini beef and Guinness pies, oysters and white wine, and excellent handmade Irish fudge.