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Berfranks

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86 Meagher's Quay, Waterford X91 TR24, Ireland
+353 51 306 032
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:30
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this to be a nice stop for a light lunch. The sandwiches were very tasty even ifa tad expensive and the atmosphere in the restaurant was very nice. Staff were very friendly

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Thank Shane R
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had afternoon lunch here, ham in my sandwich was off colour, it really put me off and the toilet was broken so had to go to a pub up the road and use there toilet. Very very poor. Man working there wasn't friendly maybe shouldn't be in that line of work, girls are nice tho.

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Had a late lunch here recently and we were left a little disappointed. The cafe is a cute little place on the quays with lots of awards on display outside. Staff were nice. We ordered a sandwich each and a coffee. The food was average at most and very over priced for what it you got. Bread was tasty but... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic staff very friendly and welcoming they would go out of your way to help you. The food is nothing like I have tasted before and everything made fresh and In store and the coffee what can I say I have never been a coffee drinker but I had coffee out of there I can not get enough and their... More 

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Thank Clio H
Cranford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Cute cafe shop for breakfast, lovely location on water. Great local gem. Service very friendly and welcoming. Great smoothies too. Best cup capocino in Ireland!

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Thank muffler419
Western Ireland, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

very good Reuben sandwich, best I ever had in Ireland. Excellent corned beef and sauerkraut, mustard. Decent coffee too. Recommended.

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Thank NjTravel_hound
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Waterford and were looking for somewhere to eat lunch when we came across Berfranks. The sign said Gluten Free available and we went in. Pleased to say we had a great lunch and the staff were very pleasant. Try it.

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Thank TunbridgeWellsDave
Berfranks, Owner at Berfranks, responded to this review

It was lovely to receive such a nice review. Thank you for that. Regards, Frank & Bernadette. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We visit here regularly and it has a friendly atmosphere. Highly recommend the BLT, cappuccino tastes lovely. My son loves the bakewell cake warmed and served with fresh cream. All items on the menu are excellent we've taken many friends for a bite for lunch and never had to complain. Simple things like the recognition as you walk through the... More 

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Thank JOG1966
Berfranks, Owner at Berfranks, responded to this review

Its so good to hear such a great recommendation for a regular customer. At Berfranks we try to be a unique Cafe offering something that other Cafe's do not. Thanks for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor. Regards, Frank & Bernadette. More 

Newry, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Called to buy lunch as they are on the gluten free recommended list, and after choosing what we wanted they decided to tell us they had no gluten free bread left! Very small licenced shop that sell delicious looking food but sadly we couldn't buy.

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Thank Chezzy999
Berfranks, Owner at Berfranks, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. Unfortunately on the day we were exceptionally busy and ran out of our lovely gluten free bread early! Hopefully you will call again sometime and sample our lovely offering. Regards, Frank & Bernadette. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We popped in for a bite to eat on our stay and I have to say it really was a brilliant little find!! Coffee was beautiful and the toastie was lovely too!! Staff very friendly and one certainly was enjoying the tunes!! Lovely atmosphere!

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Thank Tara S
Berfranks, Owner at Berfranks, responded to this review

Thanks a million for your great comments. We always appreciate reading such good feedback - it keeps us motivated! Regards, Frank & Bernadette. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Irish, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:30
Thursday
09:00 - 17:30
Friday
09:00 - 17:30
Saturday
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Meagher's Quay, Waterford X91 TR24, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 306 032
Description
Berfranks Cafe is an upmarket Cafe serving fabulous breakfasts, gourmet sandwiches and homemade cakes together with a full drinks menu with wine cocktails! It is owner run and popular with locals and tourists alike.

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