The Granary Cafe

Waterford, County Waterford

Restaurant | Dog-Friendly Café in Waterford


The Granary Cafe in Waterford is one of the city's favourite restaurants and cafes, and for good reason. With freshly brewed coffee, delicious breakfasts, and mouthwatering lunches, it's the perfect spot for a satisfying meal any time of day. Located in a beautiful and charming quay-side granary built in 1870, The Granary Cafe offers excellent dining in a light and relaxing environment in the heart of Waterford City.

What sets The Granary Cafe apart is their commitment to using only the best and freshest ingredients in all their dishes, with regular updates to the menu. They offer a tempting range of delicious salads, main courses, and sumptuous desserts every day, all prepared with care and passion. The formula is deceivingly simple - two hot dishes changed every day, and a selection of imaginative quiches, paninis, and salads, all served with consistent friendliness and good humor by Peter’s fantastic team.

With 7 McKenna guide awards under their belt, The Granary Cafe has proven to be a must-visit destination for foodies in Waterford. They are passionate about coffee and stock a range of specialty teas, insisting on serving only the highest quality blends sourced from FairTrade growers. Their team is always kept up to date with in-house training to ensure a consistently high level of service.

But the best part about The Granary Cafe? It's a dog-friendly restaurant! They offer bowls of water for your furry friend, and some customers even ask for bits of plain chicken for their pets. The staff is pet-friendly, as most of them are dog owners themselves. Additionally, there's a covered and heated outdoor area where dogs are more than welcome to join their owners for a meal. Whether you're looking for the best dog-friendly restaurant in Ireland or simply a fantastic cafe with great food and a welcoming atmosphere, The Granary Cafe is not to be missed.

Dog-Friendly Amenities

  • Water Bowl
  • Indoor Seating
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Covered Outdoor Seating
  • Big Dog Friendly
  • Dog Menu
  • No Additional Pet Fee

Pet Policy

- Indoor seating available

- Covered and heated outdoor available

- Happy to provide plain chicken for any hungry pups

- Water bowls are available

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Opening Hours

Always pet-friendly

Monday 08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 17:00
Thursday 08:00 - 17:00
Friday 08:00 - 17:00
Saturday 08:00 - 17:00
Sunday Closed

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