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121/122 Parade Quay, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 853 444
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (140 reviews)
“seafood crepe” (9 reviews)
“crab claws” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
121/122 Parade Quay, Waterford, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 616 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The service was very good. The employees were courteous and prompt. The food was amazing. The chef should be given a pat on the back for the quality of food he prepares.

1  Thank Walldo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a delicious meal and were treated wonderfully by warm-hearted and smiling staff. Excellent place!

Thank Charles I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just after having a beautiful meal here and have to say the staff were top class. The food was amazing. Looking forward to our next visit.

Thank nannysanny2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a shame to see that this establishment does not offer vegan options. I understand that vegan is not hugely common but it would be so nice to see at least one vegan option on the menu. Have heard great things about the place from...More

Thank s k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with a friend for morning coffee. Great coffee and fabulous fresh scones. Friendly he.pful staff. Lots of free parking in a convenient location

Thank Maire2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I actually ate here on my birthday after a long, stressful day. It wasn't a bad experience but just mediocre. The vegetable soup was good as was the sticky toffee pudding but my steak wasn't. It was overcooked, tough and didn't have great flavor.

Thank Acstur13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is great! They have a fantastic ‘Value Menu’ at €20 for two courses and these options are some of the same from the A la Carte menu. Food is excellent and great staff and I would definately recommend a visit!

Thank Ann L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In town center - very convenient. Food was excellent. I had the surf and turf which was cooked to perfection! My husband had the seafood pie - phenomenal!!!! Best sticky toffee pudding we had the entire week while in Ireland!!!!

Thank casey s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for a joint birthday celebration last week as a large group. We were seated upstairs. Beautiful furniture and decor all around. Bread sticks and pesto on the table lovely little touch. The menu had a great variety. The value menu also. You had...More

Thank jane2233
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really struggled to find a good place to eat in Waterford with the hubby being lactose and gluten intolerant. We stopped at one little pub that advertised gluten free buns for their sandwiches but as I was enjoying my beer, the waitress came back...More

Thank Newfygirl_Ontario
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26 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from JackieBoy2014 | Reviewed this property |
McLearys has only been around since 2011 when they opened on High Street. The Wine Vault was there before them and that opened in the late 80's I think. Before that, "proper" restaurants were few and far between in Waterford
18 April 2016|
Response from Colin H |
You do need to make reservations as they book up fast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121/122 Parade Quay, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 853 444
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