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Cafe Goa

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
36 The Guay, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 304 970
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (25 reviews)
“saag” (4 reviews)
“poppadoms” (24 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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36 The Guay, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very pleasant, helpful staff but somewhat disappointing meal. The Tandoori chicken starter was merely skin and bone at £6.50. The Lamb Saag was supposed to be 'medium' spice but was more like a stew with no flavour to it. The tables are so small it's...More

Thank Geronimo92
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Cafe Goa yesterday evening and I must say this has to be one of the best Indian restaurants I have visited. Food was amazingly tasty, fresh and served with a smile. Definitely will be back..a lovely experience

1  Thank Siobhan Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve never eaten Indian food before and I was a bit sceptical about this but me and my husband took a adventure and went to this place tonight. As a Italian that eats only pasta I can tell you this place was incredible, everything was...More

1  Thank Mary S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious Indian food! My partner got very good vegetable samosas and the Goa Curry which he thought was great. I got the Tikka Masala and garlic naan, both of which were delicious. Slightly disappointed that they only had ice cream for desserts and they weren't...More

Thank lisamw411
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Super fa of Indian food. And this was one of the worst restaurants I've been in my life. The Nan is very different and much inferior to the traditional Nan. Nan garlic had no garlic. Nan cheese had no cheese. Very sweet Tikka Masala. And...More

Thank Ana B
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Really excellent service finding a perfect table near the window which suited ... no hassles in request and so very friendly in their response 😀 the food as always, was super and excellent ! Never been disappointed here and thanks again for first class service...More

1  Thank pompeypaulo
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Had read great reviews of this restaurant but were hugely disappointed. Arrived on a Saturday evening and were shown to a tiny cramped table. All the tables appeared very small. A pre-starter of dips and papadums arrived almost immediately. We ordered starters and mains. The...More

1  Thank S M
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Tramore, Ireland
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Best Indian restaurant in Waterford. By far! Great food, great staff, great location. Look forward to my next visit.

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I had delicious Tikka Masala with prawns in Goa Cafe. Very friendly atmosphere, good prices, big portion, nice & quiet place it the center of Waterford.

1  Thank lenkaestevez
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

My chicken dansak was wonderful, the best I've had for a long time. Add to this the red onion chutney with the poppadoms and a splendid peshwari naan, a meal to remember.

1  Thank Julie T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 The Guay, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 304 970
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