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The Munster Room Restaurant

The Island | Ballinakill, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 878 203
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (4 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
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Irish, European, French, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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The Island | Ballinakill, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Four of us, all family, stayed for two nights at Waterford Castle Hotel, where this restaurant is located. Having read rave reviews, I sent an e-mail before arrival,enquiring about the dress code, and was told that jacket and tie were essential. This was the only...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Our breakfast was included in our "Romantic Getaway" package at Waterford Castle. Excellent, and attentive servers!More

Thank Vacationers62
TheIslandResort, Guest Relations Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your wonderful review of our property. Our team are thrilled to hear your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back as valued Waterford Castle family member and welcome you to...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

We had a great dinner here as a part of our stay at the Waterford Castle Hotel. The menu was somewhat limited, but the service and quality was exceptional.More

Thank agoldman3
TheIslandResort, Guest Relations Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property. Our menus are created seasonally by our award winning chefs who use only the finest local produce to create a truly memorable fine dining experience. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

After a day of playing tourist in Waterford, we went to Waterford Castle early for our reservation at the Munster Room. Our plan had been to walk the grounds for an hour or two before dining, but the perfect beautiful day transitioned to an afternoon...More

Thank eiwin64
TheIslandResort, Guest Relations Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your wonderful review of your fine dining experience in the award winning Munster room restaurant. "Our food? Simply 'wow'. My wife and I both had an appetizer and an entree and each was simply perfect;...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Delicious food, great service by the kitchen staff - our friends got special freshly made meals as we arrived just when the food service was about to close. Drinks served by the staff - all with a smile.More

Thank kyh86
TheIslandResort, Guest Relations Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. Our goal is to exceed your expectations and we are happy you enjoyed your fine dining experience in our award winning Munster Room Restaurant. Please contact us directly for you next booking. t....More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

The first recommendation is to check beforehand if The Munster Room Restaurant is open to the public since it is often closed for private events. My wife and I finally made it there to eat. We had been to Waterford Castle several times in the...More

Thank AlanMartin26
TheIslandResort, Guest Relations Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your wonderful review of our Munster Room restaurant. Our award-winning culinary team use only the finest local produce to create a truly memorable fine dining experience and we are very glad you enjoyed your experience....More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

We were treated dinner with our stay and was a pleasure to the taste buds. Each course was excellently prepared and the service and setting immaculate.More

Thank Thomas P
TheIslandResort, Public Relations Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. Our staff and chefs are honored with your kind words. If we are fortunate enough to have you return to us please do remember...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

Unbelievable food and wine. incredible service. Would highly recommend for a special occasion, or any occasion.More

Thank Jaclyn H
Helen C, General Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Dear Jaclyn, Thank you for taking the time to post your lovely comments. It was our great pleasure to look after you here at Waterford Castle. I look forward to sharing your comments with the entire team and we very much look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 16 March 2017

This restaurant is in Waterford castle. You have to cross over to the island on a very efficient ferry service. It only takes about 5 minutes to cross but if you just miss it you may have to wait around 15 minutes for it to...More

Thank CoppoMullingar
Helen C, General Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Dear Reviewer Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed dining with us here at Waterford Castle. The Munster Room Restaurant holds 2 AA Rosettes and was recently awarded Best Restaurant Waterford 2017 at The...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

I had tea with my 4 children this afternoon. Everything was delicious and the staff bends over backwards to accommodate you. They really pamper you here!

Thank AimeeLally
Helen C, General Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Dear Aimee, Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful comments. Afternoon Tea here at Waterford Castle is a real treat that I am delighted to see you enjoyed. We look forard to seeing you again Kind regards Helen Courtney

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Susan W
29 July 2015|
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Response from TheIslandResort | Property representative |
Dear Susan, We do not have a specific dress code for the Munster Room but casual smart attire would be best. Kind regards Helen Courtney
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Restaurant Details

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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$53 - US$89
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Island | Ballinakill, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 878 203
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Description
The Island Resort’s 16th Century Castle offers the very best of Irish hospitality. Dining at Waterford Castle provides an opportunity to taste the best of traditional and contemporary Irish cuisine. The Munster Room Restaurant at Waterford Castle is Critically acclaimed in the Michelin Guide and holder of two AA Rosettes. The award-winning culinary team under the direction of The Resort Head Chef, who was recently honored with the “Best Chef of Ireland 2017” by The YesChef Ireland, use only the finest local produce to create a truly memorable fine dining experience.
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