Famous Waterford bar goes on sale for €695,000
One of Waterford’s most famous pubs, which has a near perfect rating on Tripadvisor, is up for sale.
The Spinnaker Bar in Dunmore East was yesterday put on the market with an asking price of €695,000.
The traditional and rustic old-world Irish pub is famous not just for its charm inside but for the craic on the long hot summer afternoons.
The Spinnakers beer gardens are a haven for tourist during the summer months who want to relax outdoors with a cold drink, hear some music and take in the scenery of Dunmore East.
The bar, which has a 4.9/5 rating on the world’s leading travel site, is being sold by estate agents DNG Reid and Coppinger and in the properties description they say
“The warm and inviting surroundings extend to all aspects of the premises.
“The Main Bar offers a comfortable pub atmosphere with a warm meandering traditional interior, serving a full a la carte menu with seating capacity for 100 persons.
“The Snug’ offers an intimate bar with private service hatch for a small gathering or meeting, while ‘The Sports Bar’ offers a relaxed pub atmosphere, ideal in which to have a few pints and watch a game with capacity for 30 persons.
“The Spinnaker offers a number of outdoor areas with a terrace to the front of the pub, a large deck area to the side from the Sports Bar, famous for the summer Sunday Sessions, and a large beer garden and function area to the rear with seating capacity for 100 persons or standing capacity for 180.
“The Spinnaker is romantically reminiscent of former times, with old stone walls, wooden and flagstone floors, stained glass and a hint of the monastic origin in some of the woodwork and furnishings, with old-style mirrors and artefacts are theme-consciously displaced.
“The Spinnaker Bar & Restaurant offers an ideal opportunity to acquire a well-known and respected business with established trade and an enviable reputation.”