GROW HQ Reviews

  • Attended a Seafood Feast Masterclass at the HQ Grow Cookery School and it was the most amazing experience. Very relaxed, so much learning and information. Chef JB shared so many tips and himself and Sammy are such a tonic. Lots of sustainability tips and the food produced was just amazing and easy to recreate at home. Will definitely be signing up for more events.

    Mary a month ago
  • We were visiting Waterford for a day trip and after doing some basic research found GrowHQ to be quite popular. The concept of having their own farm and using their own produce really pulled us to the place. They’ve ample parking and as soon as we entered the place had a good vibe - greenery, shining sun and we also saw a small greenhouse with vine tomatoes. The place has ample indoor and outdoor seating. The menu is quite exhaustive with vegetarian options. They’ve a distinction of mezze and lunch options. Staff was very friendly and accommodative. The food was decent overall. Most dishes were ok like the cucumber salad, chips, potato hash and coffee. Some things we liked: - vegetarian quiche, was the standout, as called out in most reviews - beetroot falafel, portion size was small, only 3 pieces but a good change from the regular falafel with the twist of beetroot - combo of soup, side salad and half vegetarian sandwich, this was really nice, just enough in terms of portion. The potato and herb soup was a bit thin compared to most soups I’ve had in diluted but the herby taste was nice. The vegetarian sandwich was quite good too. - coffee was ok, oat milk was not handled well. The sourdough bread they serve is excellent, it’s from a local bakery. Desserts: - flapjack and protein balls were decent - the special bread and butter pudding wasn’t good. A bit eggy and sour, also salty which didn’t really give it a dessert feel.

    Viren Chhabria 9 months ago
  • Absolutely the best in town. The place has a very good atmosphere, all the staff will serve you very well. We can see the kitchen and it's very clean. The meals are organic and clearly well prepared. The price is very generous. A fantastic place to start the day. Thanks guys!!

    Luvezuti BJJ Team 2 months ago
  • We've been regular customers since Grow HQ opened in 2016 and are so thankful to have this gem of a café on our doorstep. Amazing lunch specials, price range €13-17. e.g. locally caught white sole on the bone with dauphinoise potatoes and ratatouille, risotto with roasted squash. Nice mezze menu also which allows you to combine various small dishes. Scone with homemade jam is out of this world. Flapjacks are also scrumptious. Their house-brewed kombucha is the best I've ever tasted. Good coffee too. The staff are incredible. The vegetables/salad leaves in all of their dishes are grown organically on the premises. It has won multiple awards for a reason. A complete and utter gem of a place.

    K OB 8 months ago
  • Loved the place. Fresh yum food, friendly staff and great atmosphere. Been here with a group of friends and the experience was awesome.

    ARUN Thundyill Saseendran 10 months ago
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4.6 stars - based on 267 reviews
Waterford County Waterford, Ireland

Opening Hours:

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

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