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Waterside Restaurant

The Quay | Waterside Guesthouse, Graiguenamanagh, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 59 972 4246
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (4 reviews)
“the river” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European
££ - £££
The Quay | Waterside Guesthouse, Graiguenamanagh, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The village of Graiguenamanagh is lucky to have this restaurant in such a small village. The menu is varied offering breakfast, lunch, dinner or just a coffe/ tea. The interior is simple and sophisticated but you have a choice to sit outside too and it’s...More

Thank Rabbit2011
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stumbled across this place and glad I did. Great food and a view to go along with it. Great service and friendly staff, I will be back again

Thank Derek D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting Graiguenamanagh on a few occasions to walk along the beautiful Barrow we decided to drop into the Waterside for a scone & coffee. A waitress asked us to take a seat while she attended to another customer. She said she would 5 minutes....More

Thank Jolly489
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We had a lovely visit to The Waterside, good wholesome food and very pleasant service. Desserts were especially good and Brian and staff are very friendly and pleasant. The setting here is so special, the views of the old bridge in the twilight are gorgeous...More

Thank Mirtha
Reviewed 27 May 2018

I often drop by this place during the summer to have one of their all day Irish breakfasts. Situated on the quay at Graiguenamanagh & with ample outdoor dining tables, it's a lovely place to spend an hour eating leisurely whilst watching the river &...More

Thank BMCarr
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Just had a really fresh light lunch at the Waterside, right on the river. Friendly helpful staff and a fresh Waterford Blaa on a sunny summer day. Also had a delicious dessert, eaten before I even thought of taking a photo! Big pot of tea...More

Thank PB010
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We couldn't of picked a better day to visit, everyone will remember the sunny May bank holiday we've just had. Glorious weather makes the Waterside shine even brighter. Located along the river it is the perfect place to enjoy lunch followed by a stroll along...More

Thank louiseo46
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We went there for a Dinner Based on a recommendation from out landlord. Very suprised when the service Started to speak german with is. Really good Food and wine and a nice evening.More

2  Thank Nico C
WatersideGraigue, Owner at Waterside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Nico C, Thanks for that. We were delighted this year we had two German speaking members of staff. So I'm glad we had a few German speakers in to avail of this great facility. Next year I have lots of French people coming but don't...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Ate at The Waterside earlier this week. The setting by the river is lovely but the restaurant and food could do with some attention. The food is very basic and badly presented. Menu is dated with no meat options. Only 10% of the wine list...More

4  Thank Alice K
WatersideGraigue, Owner at Waterside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Alice K, definitely taking your comments on board. I saw your comments a while ago so sorry for the slow response. I think the meat options when you were here would have been our own home made burgers which have been really popular, and also...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Great homely restaurant - simple comfortable family friendly unpretentious fare ! Recommend it highly for calm relaxing evening with no nonsense!!

Thank ds213
WatersideGraigue, Owner at Waterside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thanks for the positive comments. The plan is for people to be able to relax so job done on this occasion. Hopefully we can repeat this again and again. Brian

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay | Waterside Guesthouse, Graiguenamanagh, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny  >  Graiguenamanagh
  • Phone Number: +353 59 972 4246
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