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The New Ship Restaurant

Dooley's Hotel Waterford | Merchants Quay, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 873 531
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“dooleys hotel” (2 reviews)
“ireland” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, International, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dooley's Hotel Waterford | Merchants Quay, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

The food, atmosphere and staff were great. We had a three course meal, and although we were about 60 people, everyone got their food on time and it took only a few minutes between every course

Thank Marie V
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We enjoyed a great meal at Dooley's restaurant. Menu top drawer, service prompt and with a smile. Food served hot and delicious. Prices reasonable.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Lobby level in house restaurant at The Dooleys hotel; Waterford; Ireland. Photos show duck liver pate starter; salad; Mains of fish and beef burger respectively. Dessert comprised; lime sorbet and creme brulee respectively.

Thank maestr02
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Food menu was very good and reasonably priced. The staff were really friendly & polite. Restaurant was very clean and breakfast buffet had lots of foods to choose from.

Thank Nell B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We enjoyed dinner here on our recent CIE Tour of Ireland. The food was wonderful and presented beautifully too. It was one of the nicest meals of the tour.

Thank dranke
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Although we have stayed in Dooley a number of times we have always eaten in the bar so this was our first time in the restaurant. It was a great experience - the food was excellent, pricing very fair and the service from Maria was...More

1  Thank johngill
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Dinner selection was OK. Flavorful choices breakfast was same everywhere we went. Friendly staff and clean.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Lovely clean restaurant. Greeted warmly by staff. Our waitress was Slovakian and very proficient, friendly and made us feel very welcome. The food was fantastic. Nice airy and clean restaurant.

Thank Anvee
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Only stopped in here for food so can't comment on the hotel in general but I have to say the food was atrocious! I ordered a burger and it arrived in less than 3 minutes! I imagine 2 of those minutes were taken up by...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Have eaten here many times over the years ,Food is great and the staff are excellent and very helpful .Always great food ,

Thank AndY1955Cross
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$28
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dooley's Hotel Waterford | Merchants Quay, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 873 531
  • E-mail
The New Ship Restaurant is located on the Quay in Waterford. It is an elegant restaurant and is an ideal location to relax and enjoy a great meal. Our restaurant offers great cuisine with an extensive menu filled with locally sourced produce and a wine list to match. The restaurant is open daily for breakfast from 7.30am to 10am and serves continental and full Irish breakfast. Dinner menu is served from 18.00 to 21.30 and is a popular choice for residents and non residents alike. To avoid disappointment we strongly recommend that you make a reservation in advance of arrival. Our Early Bird menu is served from Sunday to Thursday 18.00 to 19.30, Friday and Saturday 18.00 to 19.00 why not avail if going to the theatre or cinema.Special Occasions are also well served at The New Ship Restaurant.
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