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La Fontana

124 The Quay, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 844 566
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (34 reviews)
“mussels” (17 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:30 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
124 The Quay, Waterford, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 269 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

5 of us went for dinner my first time here .met by a lovely friendly man at reception, and our waiter was just as pleasant and friendly. 5 of us got pasta dishes one of the girls got garlic bread with hers. When the food...More

1  Thank Bidina O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meal for 11 here (six adults, five children). Dinner was a combination of starters like antipasto, pizza, pastas. The food was brilliant - but the service was outstanding. Had a waitress who managed the big and little ones superbly.

2  Thank Paul M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We celebrated a 70th birthday last night in La Fontana, our group of 11 ranged from 70 to 7months and everyone was very well looked after with a wonderful range of delicious food and an amazing attentive waitress Anna. We’ll be back for sure.Thanks guys.

1  Thank Sibh33
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We arrived in Waterford very late on a Sunday evening and discovered that a lot of restaurants don't open on Sundays. The bars all stopped serving food between 9-9:30pm. As we drove frantically around looking for a decent meal, we found La Fontana was still...More

1  Thank traveltravel88
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal on Spraoi Weekend at La Fontana and the service was excellent. Would highly recommend this restaurtant if you are in the Waterford area. Prices were very good for what we had.

1  Thank laceycaroline
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Fantastic tasting food quick and friendly service and very good prices. 50eu for 2 people with 2 drinks and a 2 course meal.

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a great Italian dinner here. The staff was amazing and took really good care of us. We are so glad we walked by this place.

2  Thank Jud E
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

If you appreciate good food this Resturant is certainly worth a visit AAA rating without doubt the best food in Waterford a little bit pricey but worth it

2  Thank John0akroad
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Booked a table for two for last Friday night and as usual was not disappointed in the food and the service. We shared seafood salad and king prawns in a light batter with chili sauce for starters, followed by Seafood Tagliatelle and seafood risotto which...More

2  Thank Ray F
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant with lovely friendly efficient staff and fabulous food. Highly recommend a visit 😄

1  Thank maggsmurphy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 The Quay, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 844 566
Description
An intimate Italian restaurant located within Waterford's historic Viking Quarter 'The Viking Triangle'. La Fontana is built on tradition, authentic Italian cuisine cooked with locally sourced ingredients. With excellent customer service and a wide range of wines and mouth-watering dishes, La Fontana is the perfect place to sit and enjoy an evening on Waterford's beautiful waterfront.
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