Revolution Gastro Bar

BA SCORE
-
Liked This Place
3.08 w/ 1 ratings
PLACE INFO

Type: Bar

19 John St
Waterford
County Waterford
Ireland

+353(0)51-844444 | map

Notes:
No notes at this time.

Added by John on 05-22-2005

PLACE STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
1
Liked:
0
Avg:
3.08/5
pDev:
0%
 
 
View: Place Reviews | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 1 |  Reviews: 1
Reviews by John:
Photo of John
3.08/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 3 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3

Revolution is a trendy bar in an area of Waterford where there is a particular concentration of pubs, restaurants, take away, etc. The interior is a far cry far the cozy, worn Irish pub atmosphere found in many surrounding places. In contrast it's a very modern, sleek, trendy look with lots of mirrors, polished steel, tile floors and halogen lighting. While the beer selection here would pale in comparison to many other beer bars elsewhere, it's a welcome oasis in a sea of pubs with mediocre macros. The selection included the all the Carlow Brewing beers, O'Hara's Stout, Molings Red and Curim Celtic Wheat. This was the only place I found here that carried them even though the brewery's only about 70 km away. In fact, no one I spoke to had even heard of the Carlow brewery. Along with those were several better imports like Paulaner, Schneider Weisse, Okacim, Hacker Pschorr, Pilsner Urquel, Staropramen among other similar brews. Certainly under normal circumstances nothing to get excited about unless you've been drinking nothing but nitro poured Guinness, Murphy's, Kilkenny, etc. One drawback is that they have no late night license which means they close early (around 11:00pm). I still recommend Revolution since it by far had the best beer selection I found in Waterford.

 1,287 characters

Revolution Gastro Bar in County Waterford, Ireland
Place rating: 0 out of 100 with 1 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.