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The Spinnaker Cafe Bar & Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, , Seafood
Lower Village | Dunmore East , Waterford, Dunmore East, Ireland
+353 51 383 133
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (38 reviews)
“fish” (51 reviews)
“surf and turf” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Lower Village | Dunmore East , Waterford, Dunmore East, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 494 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been there few times now and it’s becoming one of my top 10 near Waterford..Great place lovely staff and divine food..

1  Thank Monika B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this spot for a dinner date with my significant other. Could not praise it highly enough.. from the cosy corner we sat in, to the delicious food and fantastic atmosphere.. our time in the Spinnaker was a delight from start to finish- we’ll be...More

1  Thank Princessmaimai
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Purely and simply the best food I have ever eaten out,I live in the area and have eaten in here countless times and its always been tasty,fresh and very filling!I highly recommend it to anyone who likes good food..and drink of course!

1  Thank Thegrahamroad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are local and eat at The Spinnaker fairly regular. The food is always beautiful, fresh and cooked to perfection. I generally go for seafood but with the miserable weather went for the curry, little bit of comfort food.... beautiful plate of food and amazing...More

1  Thank sineadb614
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous food we had the wings the fish and chips and the goats cheese pastry pie does a decent pint of Guinness to.

1  Thank Anita F
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

On a weekend break from Dublin we decided to try this place,it's a little jem of a pub , everything was spot on, food really fresh and presented well, definitely calling back.try this place you won't be disappointed.

1  Thank Christy M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The menu is awesome. Genuine local produce perfectly cooked. If you don't fancy traditional they have an awesome array of slightly more exotic Asian/fusion starters. Presentation: 10/10 Service: 10/10 Friendliness: 10/10 Cost: 8/10 I put 8/10 for cost because it's not cheap. Given the quality...More

1  Thank graham w
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Visit Waterford to see family frequently but this was our first time at this typically Irish pub. Lovely staff and even better food. Fish pie, goujons, hake, all delicious. Proper chips and the salads were attractive and actually contained a selection of veg other than...More

1  Thank Rosie B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I visit Dunmore East with my family the same time every year, for the fantastic Bluegrass Festival. It's safe to say we have been in every bar, pub and restaurant in Dunmore East countless amounts times, and we can all agree there's nowhere quite like...More

2  Thank Charlie R
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Another visit to Dunmore East and to the amazing Spinnaker! Food and service absolutely excellent as usual thanks to Niall and the crew! Will be back again next year!

3  Thank curran2015
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Phaedra H
11 September 2017|
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Response from conniehalley | Reviewed this property |
Not during winter months, maybe weekends.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Village | Dunmore East , Waterford, Dunmore East, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Dunmore East
  • Phone Number: +353 51 383 133
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