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McLeary's

121/122 Parade Quay, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 853 444
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (132 reviews)
“crab claws” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
121/122 Parade Quay, Waterford, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 581 reviews

Reviewed 19 May 2017

A group of girls from our Running Club had dinner for one of our nights out lately and from start to finish we enjoyed every moment!! Even though it was a busy night there was no rush on us to leave when we finished our...More

1  Thank Saucysmurff
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely dinner, this restaurant seems fairly new. Really enjoyed it will come again. And will tell all our friends.

Thank G3489GXjohno
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Always consistently good food and service. Generous portions and great selection. Very helpful staff.

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered two meals, one steak and one fish meal. The meals were very well presented and cooked to perfection. The staff were very efficient, friendly and attentive. The atmosphere in the restaurant was very welcoming. Next time in Waterford i will be dining here...More

1  Thank phejoe
Reviewed 27 April 2017

One of the head waiters, I only know him as 'Chicken' is extremely friendly and accommodating. Food was always excellent when I went, usually have the steak. Portions are generous and delicious, staff were attentive but not smothering.

Thank Alanna D
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A wonderful dining experience, could not fault the food, a lovely bright airy dining room, the only tiny fault I could point out is that when my wife went to the loo before the starter arrived it was on the table when she got back,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately our return here was not as successful as our first visit. Perhaps it's because it was a bit busier than it was previously. It was a Wednesday evening but still not packed by any means. The Value Menu does indeed offer value at €20...More

Thank WhereToTry
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Friends from Waterford took me here for an evening meal whilst on business Superb food. Well presented stunning quality and very reasonable.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We ate here for lunch. I got the seafood crepe and my sister got mushroom chicken. SO DELICIOUS. The seafood was so fresh and delicious. The sauces on both plates were some of the best. We also enjoyed a sponge dessert. It was a perfect...More

Thank Alisha B
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Have a excellent meal here last week to celebrate a birthday.This is the BEST steak & seafood restaurant in town. With amazing food and staff that will accommodate your every wish .. why would you want to go anywhere else. We celebrated a birthday here...More

Thank aspelnoeleen
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pat20richie
26 September 2016|
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Response from JackieBoy2014 | Reviewed this property |
McLearys has only been around since 2011 when they opened on High Street. The Wine Vault was there before them and that opened in the late 80's I think. Before that, "proper" restaurants were few and far between in Waterford
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stelter12400
18 April 2016|
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Response from Colin H |
You do need to make reservations as they book up fast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121/122 Parade Quay, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 853 444
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