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40 Merchants Quay, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 850 500
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (82 reviews)
“cheesecake” (24 reviews)
Steakhouse, Irish, Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
40 Merchants Quay, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked a table two days in advance after reading the excellent reviews. We were staying at the Granville which is literally two minutes walk away. We walked in out of the rain to a warm cosy interior. We were seated upstairs and given...More

Thank scarke
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fresh food freshly cooked to a high standard with excellent staff. A most enjoyable lunch in a lovely restaurant.

Thank jebosonnet
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food in this cosy atmospheric restaurant . Friendly energetic staff . Menu super was hard to choose !!! Efficient and unobtrusive service . Went for Prawn Skewer .... delicious I thought I’d never eat it all but was so tasty I did !! Partner...More

1  Thank Daydream380312
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Had a lovely evening meal for 2 in Sheehan's in Waterford last week. The welcome was genuinely warm and friendly. The food was really high quality and the service prompt. Would recommend this restaurant to any visitors to Waterford.

Thank fxcarroll
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Had a beautiful meal . Cosy and our waiter Trevor was excellent. We had the prawns and pate for starters. Both excellent. My husband had the steak and he was very happy. I had the prawn skewer fab. Desserts were excellent along with a wonderful...More

Thank katebX260NG
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Had dinner 18th October. Beautiful relaxed atmosphere walking in. Very stylish decor with a relaxed front room feel but modern and a lovely mix of portraits and funny sayings. Very friendly welcoming staff. Efficient service and the food was delicious. Would recommend it highly.

Thank HelenaButt
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Popped in here one Saturday evening booking it last minute. Food was great not overly expensive staff were friendly and attentive. A must if you are looking for a nice meal out

Thank jamessT9214TH
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Our waiter Treabhair/Trevor/Trevor was the star of the show. He was pleasant, funny and still professional as he went about his business of serving and chatting to his customers. We can recommend the house red wine to accompany the sirloin steak and risotto, and the...More

Thank FR02JDR
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We came here on our last night in Waterford. We were warmly welcomed by a lovely waiter despite no reservations and a busy night. We then had a three course meal that was excellent in every way. We had steak, prawns, pate, cheesecake. I can’t...More

Thank Suzycue2014
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Without a doubt the finest food in Waterford. The selection of food on the menu is fabulous from the early bird to the A la Carte menu. The staff are so lovely the service is quick and the cheese cake is to die for 😊...More

Thank Joyq11
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Helen M
13 March 2018|
Response from csl011266 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Helen Would not have noticed as am not vegetarian. However am sure all restaurants now have veg options
8 December 2017|
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Response from efoley61 | Reviewed this property |
What do you want my email address for?!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$46
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Merchants Quay, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 850 500
Breakfast served 10am to 12.30pm Lunch/Bistro served from 12.30pm to 4.30pm Evening Value & A la Carte served from 5pm
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