We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Munster Bar

Is this your business?
) #16 of 140 Restaurants in Waterford €€ - €€€ Irish, Bar, Pub
14 Bailey's New Street, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 874 656
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“colcannon” (6 reviews)
“guinness pie” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
14 Bailey's New Street, Waterford, Ireland
Write a Review
Reviews (249)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 249 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Good choice of food with excellent staff, very warm and welcoming, real irish welcome and hearty food

Thank OonaghHearne
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the note get we went there were very few people. The food was good but they did not have champagne or similar, ( and we were celebrating). Lovely old world decor.

Thank soobee4
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed this restaurant because of the food and the people who worked there, but there was a special attraction for me. I am a theater buff, and the poster from shows that have been done at the restaurant in the past are wonderful!! The...More

1  Thank Q7302WAbarbarak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is nothing more than an average pub, average Food in a good location. It's directly across from Waterford Crystal and next to Reginald's Tower and the Viking Quarter. The food was ok, nothing special. Nice pint of Guinness though

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

we went for a pre show meal as we were going to the theatre royal but despite arriving a full hour before the show and having rung earlier to check menu etc the service was so slow we nearly missed the show - never again.

Thank martin c
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We, as a family of 4 plus 2 grandparents ate lunch here after visiting Waterford Crystal. We all enjoyed the carvery meal. Friendly staff. A good spot of lunch.

Thank Nicola A
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Stopped in for lunch. Very upscale pub and restaurant with great food at reasonable prices. Their fish and chips were amazing. The portions were generous.

Thank fdcorps
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This place is great ,always busy and plenty of action.If You have an interest in rugby ,this is the pub for You ; Food is first class as well; Nothing fancy just good wholesome fare like mammy used to make ,and the best Guinness in...More

2  Thank robertshill81
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Myself and my partner popped in to watch the match. Ended up having a bite to eat. Have to say the food was outstanding In fact I had 2nds and I never do that ,staff wer so friendly from the moment we walked in, Pop...More

1  Thank Niamhiee123
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The food is always tasty and the staff are always helpful and friendly. The fish pie is amazing and i would also recommend the soups , I´ve tried them all now and they are very good.

1  Thank amylousanchez
Nearby Restaurants
735 reviews
.17 km away
580 reviews
.11 km away
The Olive Tree
391 reviews
.02 km away
The Reg
559 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Waterford Crystal
2,576 reviews
.09 km away
Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum
721 reviews
.07 km away
Bishop's Palace
453 reviews
.12 km away
Reginald's Tower
437 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Dear Munster staff we in Waterford 11/08/15 my father in law is 85yrs old was born in barrack street he has not been in the Munster for 50 yrs he can remember it as a hotel and bar is name is Ed halligan he is the uncle of john used to be me mayor which day is The best day to eat
24 July 2015|
What is your answer?
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Bailey's New Street, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 874 656
  • E-mail