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The Munster Bar

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
14 Bailey's New Street, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 874 656
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Bailey's New Street, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

We went here on the recommendation of the salesperson from Waterford Crystal. It was a Sunday and an important sports match so it was very crowded. But they quickly cleared a table for us. The food was good. The wait staff very good. And, of...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed January 18, 2016

Visited the pub with some friends on a Wednesday afternoon. We wanted to visit an authentic Irish pub and were not disappointed. There is a lot of charm. The pictures on the wall were great. The seats were very comfortable and I enjoyed my Irish...More

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed January 1, 2016

Nearby the Waterford Crystal factory and showroom. Recommended by a salesman in the factory, so glad we stopped in!

Thank m3feenix
Reviewed December 2, 2015

An old pub used by locals and visitors alike, Munster Bar offers plenty of history and charm. We had a couple of pints, some seafood pie, and a Guinness beef pie. Food was OK, certainly not the best pub grub we've had, and service was...More

Thank AggieREprof
Reviewed November 21, 2015

Had an evening meal with a group of ladies before attending a performance at the Theatre Royal, which is very near. All had a main course and were happy with the meal. Battered fish and chips €13.95 and fish pie €14.95 were good. The place...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

The Munster is a quirky old style bar that has a lot of character to it and is a great spot to head with a group of friends for a quiet drink, start of a night out or to watch a match. They have a...More

Thank WhereToTry
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Food is delicious, drinks are wonderful, and atmosphere is excellent. Prices are a bit high but worth it.

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed October 29, 2015

Sought out this location based on Tripadvisor reviews: my fish was ok, chips were packet frozen deep fried, pees were oven massacred. Service was forgettable, and overall experience was one I wont repeat

Thank c C
Reviewed October 11, 2015

I feel silly for writing this review so late, but visited this pub in August 2014 (but November 2014 was the oldest date the website would let me choose) for lunch and had the best fish and chips in my life - still worth a...More

Thank Katherine K
Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

I have eaten in this restaurant several times with my boyfriend, and we had his brothers 30th birthday in the restaurant last night with about 40 people for dinner. The food and service was yet again exceptional, Veronica couldnt have done more for us! There...More

Thank Fiona K
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
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
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