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Whitethorns Whitethorns Centre of village | Ardmore Co, Waterford, Ireland
+353 24 94040
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Waterford, Ireland
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Went to this beautiful Resturant on Father's Day to take our Son to dinner while he was at the Irish college in Ring. We were a party of 6 and went for the 4 course set meal for €30 per head. The service and quality of food were fantastic... the home made deserts are to die for.. a gem in... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This Restraunt is well worth a visit. We visited on a Saturday afternoon. Food is excellent with a great choice. Deserts are to die for with a great selection. Staff helpful and courteous. Prices are reasonably. We will be back.

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Thank Pat1955021
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Been here twice and it's exceptional , great service , lovely surroundings and the food is devine . Would recommend the steak , they don't skimp on portions ! Dessert was heavenly , I had Tirramasu , fab . And of course its situated in beautiful Ardmore , what more could you ask for ? Would highly recommend a visit... More 

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Thank Len F
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This establishment was recommended to us by a number of people in the area, and we were told that it would be a good idea to book to guarantee a seat as there was four of us, One a wheelchair user. As we had our few hours to spare we went for a cliff walk and a walk on the... More 

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Thank Alan F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Wanted to try here for a while. Read the reviews and was concerned about the friendliness. Decided to try it anyhow and arrived determined not to let anyone ruin our meal. To ignore any rudeness and get on with appreciating good food. I have to say when we got there the staff were exceptional. Friendly and throughout the evening up... More 

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Thank Platykoala
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

The atmosphere is as wonderful as the staff. The duck was the best we have ever had, including restaurants in NYC Everything is fresh and locally sourced. The desserts were out of this world! There is a beautiful outdoor space and charming cottage to wait for your table

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Thank CTCarol
Cork, Ireland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

If you're looking to visit a restaurant with what must be the most unfriendly service in Ireland, look no further than the While Horses in Ardmore. While the food was good although very expensive, the unfriendly service won out as being the most memorable part of our visit. The staff do not smile, don't check on guests during their meal,... More 

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Thank Gary H
Waterford, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

The food served at the White Horses is the freshest and finest you will get in the area. The seafood is well presented and tastes amazing. I have also eaten steak here and it is excellent also. I love the selection of desserts they offer. The service is top class and there is a great buzz about the place when... More 

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Thank conniehalley
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3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

On a recent family visit, Father's Day, my brother in law and I drove to Ardmore. I fancied a non alcoholic drink , as did two others in our group. All was well until the bill arrived. The cost of the 3 non - alcohol beers....€19.50. €6.50 a bottle.i assumed it was an error, but no, the waitress told us... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Came with family and had a table of 8. The mains average at 27-35 euro and starters average at 12-15 euro which is very expensive for a small sea side village like Ardmore. The food was nice enough but not mind blowing and not deserving of such high prices. The house wine was 25 a bottle but was quite nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Whitethorns Whitethorns Centre of village | Ardmore Co, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 24 94040

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?