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Davy Macs Gin Bar

No 7 John's Avenue | The Apple Market, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 843 730
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Can't wait to return!

Popped in here for two quick drinks. Lovely "countryside pub" feel to the place. Friendly staff and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarah C
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Waterford
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Nicest bar in Ireland

Couldn't recommend it more for a nice quiet few drinks catching up with some friends or on a date... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Alex O
via mobile
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Waterford's Newest Oldest Bar, Davy Macs is a Fantastic Hidden Gem in the heart of Waterford city with a fabulous & unique interior decor. Davy Macs serves over 100 gins covering everything from the exotic to the contemporary, Irish to new world. Gin cocktails are also a specialty & our fully trained bartenders with their passion for gin will be at hand to lead you in the right direction. Davy Macs is every gin lovers dream.
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“gin menu” (2 reviews)
“great buzz” (2 reviews)
“apple market” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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No 7 John's Avenue | The Apple Market, Waterford, Ireland
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+353 51 843 730
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here for two quick drinks. Lovely "countryside pub" feel to the place. Friendly staff and great atmosphere! Was only disappointed I couldn't stay longer! Looking forward to going back to try the cocktails

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Couldn't recommend it more for a nice quiet few drinks catching up with some friends or on a date. The most beautiful looking bar with a vintage theme but modern where it needs to be, the selection of gins and whiskeys will blow your mind...More

Thank Alex O
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Returned here for the outstanding service and huge selection of gin. The barman was enthusiastic and very knowledgeable on Gin and gave some brilliant recommendations of gin and tonic combinations - The bar seems to always be busy but there is also a high turnover...More

Thank Declan W
Sineadmcdonagh, Manager at Davy Macs Gin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi Declan, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review for Davy Macs & we're delighted that you enjoyed you time & drinks in our bar Regards Sinead

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Great comfy bar , the staff there are lovely especially the bar man named David . He was very friendly and made the most divine cocktails I have ever tasted and even when busy he served each drink with a friendly smile :)

Thank Chennelle P
Sineadmcdonagh, Manager at Davy Macs Gin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi Chennelle, Thanks for the 5 star review, we're delighted that you like our littlegin bar and we hope you'll be able to join us again soon for some more of Davids "devine" cocktails Regards Sinead

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

A pleasure to drink in. David the barman is a talented mixologist. Tell him your preference, and he'll whip up something fantastic. Davy macs is a gorgeous little bar, a hidden gem.

Thank KellyOD16
Sineadmcdonagh, Manager at Davy Macs Gin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Hi Kelly, thanks for taking the time to write the great review for Davy Macs, much appreciated Sinead & David

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We went to Davy Macs while we stayed in Waterford for a girls night away. Lovely relaxed atmosphere and fab place to be. Staff are so friendly and went above and beyond to make our night go well. Big selection of cocktails and they are...More

Thank 585leanne1
Sineadmcdonagh, Manager at Davy Macs Gin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Hi Leanne, glad you enjoyed your trip to Waterford & Davy Macs & we hope to see you again soon for a nice Gin & Tonic Regards Sinead

Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Davey macs sells itself as a coctail/high end gin bar. But the problem is the bar staff act as if they hate working there. Be prepared to get pissed off, scoul looking barmen if you order anything more than a pint. We were there with...More

Thank oskorei
Sineadmcdonagh, General Manager at Davy Macs Gin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

Hi, thank you very much for taking the time to write the review for Davy Macs. I'm very disappointed that you didn't have a good experience when you visited our gin bar and as well as this it's the first review that we have gotten...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

What a wonderful find. We spent yesterday evening propping up the snug, it was a privelege to drink here. Honestly the best cocktails I have ever tasted. The bar man was knowledgeable and has such finesse. I think his name was david but I honestly...More

Thank sian s
Sineadmcdonagh, General Manager at Davy Macs Gin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

Hi Sian, thank you for taking the time to write Davy Macs a review on trip adviser, it's much appreciated. It was David who had mixed your drinks on the night & we're delighted that you enjoyed your cocktails so much regards Sinead

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Popped into Davy Mac's last nite to sample the cocktails, delicious. We were in the upstairs bar and had the pleasure to be served by Stephan....a gentleman! Friendly, chatty, and makes delicious cocktails with mint...lol. Will definitely be back nothing like delicious cocktails and a...More

Thank holidayer1613
Sineadmcdonagh, General Manager at Davy Macs Gin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

Hi, thanks for taking the time to write your review, we're glad you enjoyed your night in Davy Macs & we hope you'll be able to pay us a visit again soon for some more cocktails Regards Sinead

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Was here just 2 weeks ago or so, had a great time with friends, great atmosphere and staff, our bartender stephen was knowledgeable about our drinks and a pleasure to deal with. Will be back!

Thank darrenh9029
Sineadmcdonagh, General Manager at Davy Macs Gin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

Hi Darren, delighted you enjoyed your time and drinks in Davy Macs & thanks very much for taking the time to write your review. regards Sinead

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