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121/122 Parade Quay, Waterford X91 Y582, Ireland
+353 51 853 444
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (142 reviews)
“seafood crepe” (9 reviews)
“crab claws” (7 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
121/122 Parade Quay, Waterford X91 Y582, Ireland
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Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Had a beautiful meal,there was 8 of us n everything was delicious. Good value with excellent service,cudnt speak highly enough of McLearys.

Thank Eoin C
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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Food was very very good,service was very good,nice manner s. And courteous,highly recommend it ,food ,is brilliant, service is of high standard,you find them on high end off the quays near regenals tower

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Their fresh fish is unbeatable, what is great, they only offer fresh fish of good size, Their wines are well priced

4  Thank ThomasMurrphy
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

We had reserved a table for 8pm. However on arrival we had to wait for 20 minutes until a table was available. Service was average the menu limited for non meat eaters but the food was cooked to perfection. I will try this restaurant again...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Excellent steaks and very good service. They have a good value menu for €20 also. 1st visit and would go again - we were there for a family celebration and nothing too much trouble.

1  Thank Joanie1973
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Recently spent a couple of days in our native Waterford and just "happened" upon McLeary's. What a lovely surprise - a great menu, lots of choice, and everything we tried was delicious. We invited a friend back the next evening and were delighted with the...More

1  Thank Dinie450
Reviewed 9 March 2016

heard great reports about this restaurant and we decided to give it a try, booked a table for four and on arriving we were met by a very friendly waiter who showed us to our table, nice decor ,mushroom soup was the starter for us...More

Thank Mick D
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Not my first visit here, but for good reason. The food, staff and atmosphere, make any occasion spent here, really special. True to form, Great seafood, great steaks, lovely service and a nice touch to give two complimentary Irish coffees, for a birthday treat! Thanks...More

Thank monamis66
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Just recently had the pleasure of having an evening meal in Mclearys restaurant in Waterford with my wife! I can't say enough good things about the place, the setting the atmosphere the menu all excellent and the staff exceptional. I'd highly recommend a visit and...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Wow went here last night with my mother for dinner Staff are really nice and could not do enough to help food amazing we had 5 different dishes and could not find fault with on my mother was not able for the desert but really...More

1  Thank bobq1
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Questions & Answers
25 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
17 April 2016|
Response from Colin H |
You do need to make reservations as they book up fast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121/122 Parade Quay, Waterford X91 Y582, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +353 51 853 444
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