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The Munster Room Restaurant

The Island | Ballinakill, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 878 203
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, European, French, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
The Island | Ballinakill, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our breakfast was included in our "Romantic Getaway" package at Waterford Castle. Excellent, and attentive servers!

Thank Vacationers62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great dinner here as a part of our stay at the Waterford Castle Hotel. The menu was somewhat limited, but the service and quality was exceptional.

Thank agoldman3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a day of playing tourist in Waterford, we went to Waterford Castle early for our reservation at the Munster Room. Our plan had been to walk the grounds for an hour or two before dining, but the perfect beautiful day transitioned to an afternoon...More

Thank eiwin64
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Delicious food, great service by the kitchen staff - our friends got special freshly made meals as we arrived just when the food service was about to close. Drinks served by the staff - all with a smile.

Thank kyh86
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The first recommendation is to check beforehand if The Munster Room Restaurant is open to the public since it is often closed for private events. My wife and I finally made it there to eat. We had been to Waterford Castle several times in the...More

Thank AlanMartin26
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We were treated dinner with our stay and was a pleasure to the taste buds. Each course was excellently prepared and the service and setting immaculate.More

Thank Thomas P
TheIslandResort, Public Relations Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. Our staff and chefs are honored with your kind words. If we are fortunate enough to have you return to us please do remember...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

Unbelievable food and wine. incredible service. Would highly recommend for a special occasion, or any occasion.More

Thank Jaclyn H
Helen C, General Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Dear Jaclyn, Thank you for taking the time to post your lovely comments. It was our great pleasure to look after you here at Waterford Castle. I look forward to sharing your comments with the entire team and we very much look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 16 March 2017

This restaurant is in Waterford castle. You have to cross over to the island on a very efficient ferry service. It only takes about 5 minutes to cross but if you just miss it you may have to wait around 15 minutes for it to...More

Thank CoppoMullingar
Helen C, General Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Dear Reviewer Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed dining with us here at Waterford Castle. The Munster Room Restaurant holds 2 AA Rosettes and was recently awarded Best Restaurant Waterford 2017 at The...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

I had tea with my 4 children this afternoon. Everything was delicious and the staff bends over backwards to accommodate you. They really pamper you here!

Thank AimeeLally
Helen C, General Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Dear Aimee, Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful comments. Afternoon Tea here at Waterford Castle is a real treat that I am delighted to see you enjoyed. We look forard to seeing you again Kind regards Helen Courtney

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Waiting staff were excellent and appropriately attentive. The Munster Room has a lovely dining room experience. Food was gorgeous, sourcing local foods. The menu was different with a selection of complimentary foods on the same plate. A real experience.More

Thank Dublindays2015
Helen C, General Manager at The Munster Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share your lovely comments. Dining in The Munster Room Restaurant here at Waterford Castle is a real treat. The Room itself is an amazing backdrop to a menu created and executed by our talented and award...More

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Susan W
29 July 2015|
Response from TheIslandResort | Property representative |
Dear Susan, We do not have a specific dress code for the Munster Room but casual smart attire would be best. Kind regards Helen Courtney
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 54 - USD 90
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Island | Ballinakill, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 878 203
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The warm ambience of the award winning Munster Room Restaurant with its wonderful oak paneled walls and ornate ceiling is complemented by a great cellar and exciting seasonal menus. Local produce and the talents of a highly acclaimed head chef create an intensity of flavours to savour and a truly memorable dining experience
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