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The Three Shippes

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
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Canada Street, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 843 178
10:00 - 23:30
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Sun 12:30 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 23:30
Fri 12:00 - 00:30
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Redondo Beach, California
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a full day of traveling from Dublin, we stumbled upon Three Shippes. Tired, thirsty, and hungry our spirits were lifted with great drinks, food, and conversation with the locals. The bartenders Andre and Seb treated us good as well as the chef.

Thank trippychick2009
Cordoba, Spain
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I am new to Waterford and was looking for a place to watch the 6 Nations Rugby, and someone at a nearby hotel suggested this would be a good place. And yes it was brilliant such a friendly welcome and great crowd. It is amazing to me how many Italians live in Waterford especially when England were playing! Thanks for... More 

Thank Andy R
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119 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

had a few drinks in here and a bit of food , all very good, and value for money, mainly locals use the pub.

Thank bamboos
Kilkenny, Ireland
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Love this place for food. This is probably my favourite place to eat when I am in Waterford. Simple delicious food and plenty of it. You won't come out hungry. I always find it hard to pick a dish as I want them all. What can I say about the chef. She alwAys has a word or two for you... More 

Thank michelle d
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Located just outside the city center, allowing for easy access to parking overnight, quite location, with mostly locals visiting. Staff is friendly, with food and drink available at affordable prices. Early closure hours.

Thank Oleh L
Waterford, Ireland
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We went to watch the Ireland V All Blacks in this venue only last week. It was marvellous. The pub was alive with rugby supporters and non supporters and a fabulous atmosphere was in the pub. The food is also excellent in this pub with traditional music also some nights.

1 Thank mathaircuig
Waterford, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Food and service first class, would strongly recommend it. Old style pub, great interior, comfy and live music on most nights.

1 Thank Ann V
County Waterford, Ireland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I recently went here with a few people for dinner. I didn't know what I was expecting but the food was amazing! I had the chicken and it was really to die for! The bar had a great atmosphere and the staff were very friendly!

2 Thank delaneycaoimhe
Rockingham, Australia
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Found this place through trip advisor so decided to check it out. Turned out to be well worth the time. It was also recommended by a local who told us that Jenny or Andre would look after us, and Jenny certainly did, bringing the chef out to talk to us. We had the roast chicken dinner and the bangers and... More 

Thank Steven H
County Wexford, Ireland
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71 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This quite a big bar and is on two levels and right besides the peoples park and there is plenty of parking nearby,the food is very good and reasonably priced and you get large portions.

Thank summer17669

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Irish, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canada Street, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 843 178

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?