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The Spinnaker Bar and Restaurant

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
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one of the best seafood chowders in the sunny south east

don't be out off by the initial dark interior, we received a very friendly welcome, the seafood... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Wonderful food and great staff

We arrived to the Spinnaker on a busy Saturday night without a reservation. We were immediately... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2019
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Lower Village, Dunmore East n, Ireland
+353 51 383 133
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Reviewed 4 days ago

don't be out off by the initial dark interior, we received a very friendly welcome, the seafood chowder is a great hangover cure

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank T5990OOsandram
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

We arrived to the Spinnaker on a busy Saturday night without a reservation. We were immediately accommodated by the ladies at the bar and offered a table in the Dry Dock. We ordered two pizzas, a garlic pizza bread and a bottle of the house...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank OliveO40
Reviewed July 15, 2019

Being frequent visitors to the Spinnaker, we decided to hold my daughter's communion celebration there. The staff pulled out all the stops and we had an absolute incredible day. The service as always, was top notch, the food was amazing and after feeding 35 people...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Martin F
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Came here for a romantic dinner. Went for the surf and turf which is more turf and less surf. Dissapointed to not see lobster and more sea food option on a place so close to the sea. The food is beautiful prepared, although my steak...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank worldranger_uk
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

The unusually warm Easter led us to Dunmore East for the day. A late-ish lunch was needed for the kids, the Spinnaker’s menu fitted the bill. The mood demanded comfort food. 3 fish and chips , burger and skinny fries and chicken goujons (very good)for...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

Visited today before the cliff walk and swim at Portally. I had the Cajun chicken wrap, which was really tasty, very nicely spiced and served with leaves, diced peppers (dressed), coleslaw and chunky chips. My husband had the seafood chowder - very creamy, lots of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nutribabe
Reviewed January 20, 2019

Situated 200m up a road away from the sea you could easily miss this gem. You will find a great menu with lots of local produce, super staff and a lovely atmosphere, after you have eaten you can retire to the bar for some local...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank PaddyM827
Reviewed January 20, 2019

Excellent food and service. Highly recommend a visit if you are in the Waterford area and want to get fresh, well cooked, authentic food, accompanied by a great location.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KDWaterford
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

I visited here today again with my Aunt, Sister and teenage Son. We had a fabulous meal. The chowder was delicious as was the trio of fish. The desserts were beautiful, a mixed berry cheesecake with pink gin was to die for! Excellent prompt service...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MaryH4779
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We live in uk but now have a home in Stradbally too ☘️ We come here on our first night over as we can’t wait for the Fish 🐠 pie and a Guinness!! Always welcomed by Niall & the team with great hospitality!! Cannot fault...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Dudie333
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