For those of us looking for a night out in Waterford which includes the shift, you’ve come to the right place. After reading this article, you’ll be guaranteed success! Here are ten best places you can expect to find love or at least a bit of kissing in Ireland’s oldest city.
10. The Reg
A favourite spot for those looking for a bit of romance. This is a trendy, friendly spot for socialising and talking to the opposite sex. A particular recommendation for those entering their late twenties who wish for mature scenery than those frequented by younger clientele.
Club tripped and ready, this is a steady joint for weekenders, club trenders and college contenders. A decadent bar, this waygoing, socialite growing plateau is a stately home for late night flirting and number inscribing hurdling. A contender for the tribal rights of the Saturday night.
8. The Tap Room
Situated at the side of Ballybricken, this is a favourite waterhole of intellectuals and Friday night concert-goers. This is a cosy walk away from The Forum Theatre, a recommended hangout for a post-gig pint. Cosied in one of the cities more indelible streets, The Tap Room is a tidy pub of postmodern design. Marked by an effervescent flame from a cornerstone fireplace, the TapRoom is the perfect place for the shift!
7. Treacy’s Hotel
What’s better than a shift in a hotel foyer? This is a go-to place for international students and weekenders looking for a flirtatious conversation and end with a trip to a bedroom (perhaps upstairs). With a variety of beers appearing in front of the bar, this place has an amazing choice of drink. You’ll have a great time even if you don’t get the shift.
6. The Foundry
What better place for the shift than a good old nightclub? As with any club with music blazed and social crazed, this is a perfect point to meet your future lover on a Saturday night. Only a walk away from the Waterford Institute of Technology, it’s a haunt for students celebrating life’s sweet moments.
5. The Forum
The city’s readiest, steadiest and flashiest music venue in the country’s oldest city. It is a social hive for singers, concert goers, flower pickers and Friday nighters. Have a snog with a music track, or a beer with a good friend. The Forum is a solid bet for for anyone looking the shift.
4. The Woodman Bar
Any bar with a wood reference in the title must be good for the shift! The Woodman bar is a lovely Irish pub with excellent decor and atmosphere. Bring your other half here for a great pint and a cheeky smooch.
Perhaps Dunmore Road’s trendiest fine dine winery. This place is perfect for a first date, final date or snog with the ever-appeasing nature of the decadent décor. You can take your significant other for a memorable meal followed by exceptional drinks. You’ll be scoring loads of brownie points here!
Sinnotts is a reliable spot for colourful cocktails and excellent music which will get you in the mood for a great night out. Switching from vinyl seasoned sessions to legendary live acts, this is one of Waterford’s top spots for the shift! The best night to go here is on a Thursday night!
Noticing Mason’s slogan “where legends are made” as you walk in gets you in the right frame of mind for becoming a legend yourself by shifting a worldie. An effervescent effectual haunt, this is a place for dancing, romancing, enchanting and granting that special person of the night the lip seal they’ve been waiting for.
So what are you waiting for? It’s the home of inexpensive drinks and great times. Masons’ excellent vibe ensures everyone is in the right frame of mind for the shift so it’s probably your best bet for the shift in the excellent city of Waterford! Off to Masons you go!