Five restaurants for your next meal in Dungarvan

We are continuing with more restaurants with great reviews and food – this week we are introducing few of many places in Dungarvan that serve great food. West Waterford is home to West Waterford Food Festival and many of the local producers host various events during that time and lots of them were involved in getting Waterford County the title of number one foodie destination. Here are some of our restaurant recommendations for your next visit to city of Dungarvan.


The Tannery


The Tannery opened in 1997 and it has become one of the most original and welcoming experiences in Irish food. They are specialising in cooking the best of local and seasonal produce using fresh Waterford produce and having ever-changing menus and mouth-watering focus on flavour. There are cosy chats in the wine bar, warm and welcoming service from expert staff, a bright and buzzy atmosphere at the tables. Alongside the restaurant, they also offer the Tannery Cookery School, a state of the art school that runs courses all year round with Paul Flynn himself. 

They offer dine in and order and collect services, from early bird set menus to delicious Comeragh Mountain lamb, cabbage, split pea casserole, rosemary aioli for your dinner. To see their full menu, read more about available courses and to book your table visit their website at




The Old Bank Dungarvan


The Old Bank Dungarvan is a modern Italian restaurant with traditional values providing its guests authentic cuisines prepared with the freshest ingredients. Chef Tom Walsh took over a former 19th– century bank in Dungarvan, built in 1860 as a town hall, and turned it into a unique restaurant space. The great ambience of The Old Bank Dungarvan has elegant atmosphere that perfectly suits their Italian cuisine and serves its customers innovative cocktails, appetizers along with a private dining area.  They also have a summer garden and cocktail and terrace bar with stunning views of Dungarvan Bay.

They have Italian bistro with delicious pasta, pizza and deserts alongside with Cuan restaurant and you can check all the menus and book your table at


the old bank




The Moorings


The Moorings is a friendly bar and restaurant steeped in maritime history, and situated right beside the 12th Century King John’s Castle, on the picturesque quayside in Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. Here locals and visitors alike enjoy top quality drinks, stunning bar and a la carte menus and genuinely friendly service in this family run business. They specialise in locally caught fish and shellfish sourced from both Helvick and Ballycotton, as well as a range of other dishes only using fresh produce.

What makes them bit different from the others is that they regularly have wood fired pizza days in their outdoor garden area as well as pig on a spit roasted by their chefs!

For more information and to book tables visit their website at


the moorings



360 Cookhouse


360 Cookhouse is located in Dungarvan’s culinary Quarter, attached to King Johns Castle and the WW1 Memorial Wall. Open 6 days a week offering artisan gourmet coffee, sweet pastry counter, and a tasty lunch selection. In the evening time they offer Mediterranean style menu combined with fresh fish and grill choices, tapas and authentic pizza range. When it comes to drinks they have selection of the third generation cask wines, classic cocktail collection, and local craft beers that have been chosen to complement their menu. 

They have also been voted The Irish Times Top 100 restaurants for lunch! And to add to the entire experience they offer, 360 Cookhouse is pet friendly! Not only do they get to be part of the atmosphere of dining out but they also have a special Canine menu just for your pups too! Whether it’s a tasty treat or a quick coffee & bowl of water for your pup, there are so many areas to sit back and relax with the whole family at 360 Cookhouse.

For more information visit their website at


cook house



The 2 Sisters


The 2 Sisters is a day time restaurant offering everything for any time of the day – breakfast, brunch, lunch, desserts, teas and coffees. Situated in the city square with a beautiful view of the Market Square where you can enjoy the hustle and bustle of the busy city. Looking for a different menu – The 2 Sisters have you covered! They have a vegan, vegetarian and gluten free menu available along with the traditional meals. The big number of positive reviews and recent award for best Waterford restaurant, voted by listeners of WLRfm radio, prove that this is a great spot for your next brunch with friends or family. 

To make your reservations call them on (058) 23540 or visit their Facebook page for more information!

2 sisters

And if abundance of good restaurant in West Waterford is not enough for you, they have mini West Waterford Festival next week, more information can be found on our calendar and events page!

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