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Seanachai Bar and Restaurant

Pulla Cross, Dungarvan Waterford, Ireland
+353 58 46755
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“irish stew” (9 reviews)
“lamb stew” (5 reviews)
“oysters” (3 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Pulla Cross, Dungarvan Waterford, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 226 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the personal attention as we were placed near the fire on a cold night, shown throughout the entire establishment-it is quite large!! The food was great, the service was the best, the pints were plentiful and conversation with our bartender / server made the...More

Thank Janine H
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Unfortunately this place is closed down and up for sale.Arrived today 16/04/17 and it is being gaurded by security.He said it has been closed for a number of weeks.

Thank Kwalshdublin
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting old thatched cottage with old open turf fireplace - if you're lucky enough to get to sit there when not busy. Food is basic fare with friendly customers and staff.

Thank Swallowbrook
Reviewed March 28, 2017

A must visit...just for the welcome and the warmt of the pub,,the history , the interior , the family...and the food and drink! So relaxing...and if in season Hartys Oysters!

Thank sarahfrnch
Reviewed March 17, 2017

I have called in here on many occasions over the years and was never disappointed. However, our meal today of fresh cod was exceptional, especially as it was St.Patrick's Day. The service was first class and the ambience was wonderful. We ate our meal in...More

Thank fota2248
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

I had a lovely lunch in the Seanachai with friends recently, I had the Bangers and Mash and they had the Irish Stew. The food was excellent, delicious and obviously made from the best ingredients, and the atmosphere was delightful by the old style fireplace....More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed March 11, 2017

Visited last Saturday ,such an amazing place,with it's thatched roof ,we had a lovely time ,our evening started with a delicious meal,there were 4 people in our group,we all ordered different meals and everyone was delighted with their selection ,There was a great menu choice...More

Thank franshan
Reviewed March 11, 2017

Was in Dungarvan opening up our mobile home and was looking for somewhere different to eat. Four of us went out the N25 and found the Seanachai bar/restaurant. Two of them had the steak sandwich one had the fish and chips I had the chicken...More

Thank walshie150
Reviewed March 1, 2017

We are styling at th holiday homes at the to this pub. The holiday homes are great and the surrounding areas are very pretty. The homes are fairly cold but it is February and it has been snowing outside. The pub however is great. Had...More

Thank Huw E
Reviewed February 18, 2017

A charming little pub just outside Dungarvan. The chef here really knew what she was doing. My muscles in white wine and cream were bursting with flavour and freshness served with delicious homemade brown bread. My partners hake with prawns in garlic butter was delicious...More

Thank 890toni
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Thomas F
exact location of restaurant
August 25, 2016|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
Being new to Ireland and driving on the left side of the road, we found the best and easiest way to navigate around the country was by GPS coordinates. The location of Al Seanachai is: 52°02'42.23" N 7°39'27.24... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pulla Cross, Dungarvan Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Dungarvan
  • Phone Number: +353 58 46755
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An Seanachaí is an award winning traditional Irish Bar & restaurant - with 12 holiday cottages attached. An Seanachaí serves casual friendly home-cooked meals daily. It has a cosy restaurant serving a good choice of contemporary Irish and seafood dishes by night.