Live or loud music will not be allowed in restaurants and pubs.
Fáilte Ireland guidelines for the resumption of hospitality have been published.
The proposals had been expected yesterday, but were held-up at the Department of An Taoiseach for further "observation".
There'll be a cap on six people aged 13 and over per booking, under the guidelines, along with a 105 minute time limit on tables that are separated by one metre or less.
Live or loud music will not be allowed and customers must leave the restaurant or pub by 11.30.
The owner of the Wineport Lodge in Glasson, Ray Byrne, says the midlands will have an advantage in the domestic market: