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40 Merchants Quay, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 850 500
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (76 reviews)
“cheesecake” (20 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00 Hours
Steakhouse, Irish, Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
40 Merchants Quay, Waterford, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 475 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a quick lunch. Pleasantly surprised that the food was so upscale. Deliciously seasoned and perfectly cooked food. Our Vegan was happy with her specially prepared risotto.

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Ireland on a family vacation. We celebrated my brother's 50th birthday at Sheehan's with a party of 14. Trevor was very responsive to my inquiries ahead of our visit. We had a wonderful time with great food, great service.

Thank C7986EZelisap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely lunch there yesterday - the food was freshly cooked and the desserts were to die for! Thank you

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This was the 2nd time we have been and the 2nd time it was fantastic. The staff are so friendly and helpful. Food is unbelievable especially the steak. Can't fault anything at all. Great for family or couple etc. Will go back again for sure

Thank James R
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Myself, my sisters and our Mam were celebrating our combined birthdays and Christmas this past March 2018. Having read reviews on trip advisor before hand, we booked Sheehans for our first night in Waterford city. Upon arrival we were met with some very friendly staff....More

Thank emeroreilly100
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Had dinner last night with my husband have to say it was fab service was excellent and food was great would recommend it to anyone well done guys continued success.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice restaurant and friendly staff with fantastic food. Would highly recommend it, good for couples

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 2 April 2018

a lovely place to have lunch i go here every time i go to waterford and am never disappointed and homemade dessert are to die for

Thank sallymatthews
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our food. The prices were reasonable and everything cooked perfectly. We all cleaned our plates. Seriously lacking in vegetarian main options however. One option of a risotto is not enough in 2018. Didn't find the welcome as warm as some of the...More

Thank Dee937
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Great seafood selection and excellent service from Laura and Trevor. A must if you’re visiting Waterford.

Thank joekenny1965
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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$47
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
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 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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