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Cafe Goa

36 The Guay, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 304 970
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (23 reviews)
“saag” (4 reviews)
“poppadoms” (22 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
36 The Guay, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Eventually got to try this restaurant, and was not all disappointed. We have been eating curries in the east end of london for years and never thought that any indian could match the same standard. However having eaten in Cafe Goa, it was just like...More

1  Thank phudd55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful food , very nice people , I would recomend this to anyone who enjoys a really good curry , the service was excellent, the staff were very helpful a, varied menus , cooked to perfection ,

1  Thank Thestand123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've gotten two take aways from this restaurant .We live in Wexford so my husband collected the take away on his way home from work.They were very accommodating and even made the dishes before 5.I'm a vegetarian and as every vegetarian knows, living in Ireland,...More

2  Thank Dearbhla O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The smell of spices hit your nose whilst walking along the marina of Waterford, these come from Cafe Goa a wonderful little restaurant where you will be greeted by friendly staff and served the most delightful food, I would recommend this place to anyone who...More

1  Thank David L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Cafe Goa on the back of TripAdvisor reviews. Service was average I almost felt like I was an inconvenience, food was ok but to my taste not spicy enough.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were so nice and friendly and very helpful with advice about gluten free options. I was very happy with my chosen main meal and they even offer Pappadams as an entree, free of change. Thanks for such a lovely time!

1  Thank Jacinta F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had heard a lot about this restaurant. Visited here with friend. Seated downstairs very crowded. Had two starters of samosa and onion bhaji which were nice and then two mains of prawn curry and chicken tikka misalla, bombay aloo and naan bread with wine. They...More

Thank deiseboyz
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Very crowded downstairs but we were seated upstairs where there was more space and a good view. Did not have a starter preferring to ensure we had room to enjoy the main course. A good idea as there was plenty. Can recommend the saag aloo,...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Have been here a few times before and had mixed feelings the last time but last night the food was fresh and beautifully spiced Not greasy My daughter is vegetarian and found hers equally good Overall satisfied Very busy Saturday night all hands on deck...More

2  Thank celwexford
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I adore Indian cuisine and the restaurant had been on our list for some time. We were greeted and seated upon our arrival. We both started with Onion Baja's which were very tasty. We ordered a bottle of Australian Chardonnay which was...More

Thank Jonathan D
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Do they deliver?
14 February 2016|
Response from Shamim K |
Yes we do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 The Guay, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 304 970
  • E-mail