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Harlequin Cafe and Wine Bar

37 Stephen Street, Waterford, Ireland
051877552
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Ranked #69 of 114 Restaurants in Waterford
Price range: $6 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Vegetarian and celiac friendly
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English first
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

This place is AAAAAmazing!!!!! Small but cosy, Not posh but so so good. Why is it not No 1? It has 85 Excellents and no Terribles??? Prices are extremely keen too It need more recognition

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Waterford
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Went to this restaurant for a birthday celebration on saturday night. The food was fab as was the wine and service, staff could not have been nicer.Lovely relaxed atmosphere.This a lovely spot to dine in with family or friends , I will definitely be back.

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Waterford, Waterford, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I've eaten here several times and as someone who visits Italy regularly also I consider this one of the best examples of real Italian cooking I've found in Ireland. Great food in a relaxed atmosphere.

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Waterford
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Harlequin is a lovely little restaurant. My friend and I ate there recently and were helped with selecting our meal on the menu which was very nice. Not a large selection but this helps as sometimes there is just too much choice. Will go back.

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Waterford, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This is without a doubt the nicest place to eat in Waterford. Going by the reviews on here I would say there is a mistake that it is not in the top 5 places to eat. Food is always amazing and the staff are so friendly. Yes the menu is small but I always ask for the special and im... More

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Waterford, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Harlequin is a gem of a restaurant in Waterford. It is a causal Italian cafe that is open at night. The food is delicious and authentic. The guys working there are friendly and the atmosphere is nice and relaxed. Lovely selection of starters.. Meats, bruschetta, breads etc. Any of the main courses I have had have been very good but... More

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Have been here a few times, although their selection is limited......what they do have on the menu is cooked to perfection. Service is excellent, very friendly....and will go out of their way to accommodate u!

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Waterford, Ireland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Very accommodating waiter......ordered antipasti but wanted a mixture of different ones and that's exactly what we got. Pasta was delicious and tasted fresh, fresh food is always worth the wait, can't wait to go back.

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Waterford, Ireland
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I adore this restaurant! Staff friendly, lovely relaxed atmosphere, nice wine list and the best Italian food you will find. We always get the same thing, selection of cheeses, bruschetta and bread and dips. The smoked cheese and Parma dish is fabulous too. Highly advise you book early for the weekend. Couldn't recommend this restaurant enough - great location, atmosphere,... More

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Waterford, Ireland
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Absolutely fantastic food! The atmosphere is so chilled, so laid back. Very Italian indeed. I'll go back only if I'm not starving or in a rush....The food takes a while to come out. I guess you can't rush perfection!

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Additional Information about Harlequin Cafe and Wine Bar

Address: 37 Stephen Street, Waterford, Ireland
Phone Number: 051877552
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
Average Prices: USD 6 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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