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Christendom | Athenaeum House Hotel, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 833 999
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Waterford, Ireland
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrate my husband birthday in Zaks. Dinner was simply amazing from start to finish. The quality was excellent and each dish was presented beautifully. The staff were friendly, professional and efficient. Looking forward to returning and trying some other dishes out.

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Thank Si0bhan33
Waterford, Ireland
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165 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We tried out afternoon tea here and it was very good. We were served smoked salmon, home baked ham and chicken open sandwiches. We had scones and cream (with jam), and a selection of desserts/pastries which included profiteroles, mini meringues, chocolate brownie (plus one other dessert), crème brûlée, chocolate with salted toffee pot, lemon pot and one other dessert. The... More 

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Thank EddieOnTour
Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Enjoyable and tasty meal here as part of an overnight package. I had a lovely and good quality fillet steak and my partner had the vegetarian main of risotto. Very helpful and attentive staff and a nice relaxed atmosphere on a Saturday night. Breakfast was very nice and plenty of it too to enjoy with the complementary Sunday papers.

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Thank 7200522
Munich, Germany
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner at Zaks restaurant. We had two set menus at 27€ each (3 courses with really big portions) - great value for money! - and a chateaubriand for two, which was also very delicious. Very good service as we'll. I'd definitely recommend this place for a nice dinner.

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Thank elalia17
Waterford, Ireland
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103 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely food. Lovely setting. Think though the management need to improve the bar. They ran out of Guinness Budweiser and a few others in the afternoon and it was a small wedding. Poor selection of drinks. Staff were nice particularly the waitress.

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Thank magsdfuff
Lafayette, Louisiana
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180 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Great service and great food. Saturday night was better than Sunday but it was still good. We used the set menu and found it reasonably priced at 27 euros. Breakfast was nice.

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Thank jrdek
Waterford, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

I went to Zaks to catch up a with friend and enjoy the beautiful weather that we have had recently! I arrived after work and was seated outside on the balcony overlooking the beautiful gardens and the city. Dinner was amazing from start to finish. The quality was excellent and each dish was presented beautifully. The staff were friendly, professional... More 

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Thank laura4028
Carrick-on-Suir, Ireland
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Went for the early bird, the service was first class, attentive, friendly but not overly so, they struck the right balance. Had the Cured Salmon starter, excellent. The confit of belly pork was beautiful and tender, skin a bit rubbery and the Creme Brulee was perfect. Atmosphere is light, fresh and airy with a traditional twist. An all round good... More 

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Thank Peter R
Las Vegas, Nevada
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988 reviews
459 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 478 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

My wife and I enjoyed our first ever afternoon tea and it was in Ireland. What a perfect place to enjoy that experience. My wife was overjoyed with her tea party. Service was great and so was the food. She really enjoyed the scone, a blueberry cream cake, the lemon curd and the chocolate pot de creme. We also had... More 

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Thank Mike O
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Really tasty meal. Staff were very friendly and most of the food was delicious. Would recommend the duck. The prices are high but you get what you pay for.

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Thank donnyt1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Christendom | Athenaeum House Hotel, Waterford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 833 999

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