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The Haven Hotel Dock Road, Dunmore East, Ireland
+353 51 383 150
09:00 - 21:00
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County Waterford, Ireland
1 review
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

My family and I went out to the Haven and the food was lovely the waiters were nice and it was a brilliant time!I would recommend it for a lot of people.

Thank Masterkim27
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

We stopped at The Haven after renting a house in the village. The lunch there really sealed the deal. Delicious chowder, wonderful cottage pie and the view out of the restaurant window was gorgeous, even in December!! The server and the other staff were super friendly. It is closed until February 10th 2017 for a short holiday but we anxiously... More 

Thank Valerie A
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I went to the Haven with my family and it was very nice the beef was so nice!all though I do think they should put beef on the kids mine otherwise best place ever

Thank katealyn
Dunmore East, Ireland
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This was our (my wife and myself) first visit to The Haven since the post-fire renovation (tastefully done by the way), indeed our first visit in 4 years! The first pleasant surprise was being greeted by name from Paul B (who we knew from another fine restaurant in Dunmore East). Needless to say that the service for the whole meal... More 

Thank AlanMartin26
Waterford, Ireland
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54 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

I haven't been here since they reopen. Hotel and grounds are stunning. We hadn't made a reservation but we got a table without a problem. I had a stake sandwich and my husband fish and chips. Good portion sizes & very tasty. Will return soon hopefully.

Thank Si0bhan33
Wicklow, Ireland
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

This was our first time holidaying in a hotel as a family of four, it went very well. The staff were a large contributory factor in this, they were very accommodating and understanding of our one and nearly three year old girls. The room wasn't huge but had everything we needed, beds were comfy and the bathroom was huge! It... More 

Thank GGrauer
Limerick, Ireland
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91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

On a random drive, my friend Elaine and I stopped for a coffee and dessert. Well as you can see the desserts were outstanding and as a special treat the Haven randomly gave us two long stemmed roses! Our server Karen (maybe Kara) was just lovely too!! Definitely stop in!!

1 Thank Janette M
Perthshire, Scotland
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We booked a table of 10 for Sunday lunch on the previous Tuesday - in person. I was really looking forward to it but was SO very disappointed. They had set up a very narrow table with cheap garden chairs out in an afterthought part of the hotel. We didn't have room to move, never mind eat. When I asked... More 

6 Thank Sirbast
County Tipperary, Ireland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here recently for a one night family stay to attend a christening. If you happen to be at the haven in dunmore east on a scorching summers day, then there is no better place to meet family and friends for a quiet drink on the lawn overlooking the sea, enjoying the the open air music sessions outside or sampling... More 

Thank thedeisekid
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I have visited The Haven on a few occasions while visiting Friends and relatives who have Holiday Homes in Dunmore East. we had been in a couple of other establishments in the village prior to going to The Haven,there was a music festival on in the village and everywhere was very busy.Our group sat at tables set up in a... More 

3 Thank Mark H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Bar, European, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Haven Hotel Dock Road, Dunmore East, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Dunmore East
  • Phone Number: +353 51 383 150
The Haven Hotel is a truly unique venue and we are dedicated to making your time with us special. Set in stunning surroundings in the heart of the beautiful fishing village of Dunmore East, in the Sunny South East we like to think we have something for everyone, We pride ourselves on serving delicious home cooked food and celebrate Irish produce and use products from recognised Quality Assurance Schemes, specialising in Roast Rib of Prime Irish Beef and locally caught seafood. Food is served all day. As a must for music lovers we have live music in the bar most weekends and on the new outdoor stage on Sundays in the summer months. If the weather is good why not have a drink or something to eat outside on our new patio. We host Family Fun Sundays throughout the summer with live music, bouncy castles, ice cream and BBQs. Or simply sit back, relax and enjoy our breathtaking views. Children are especially welcome.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?