Our Café located inside the House of Waterford opens seven days a week and offers a delicious breakfast and lunch service. Serving indulgent homemade treats, fresh coffee and locally sourced seasonal produce, it is an idyllic way to finish off your visit to the House of Waterford.
Our breakfast favourites include our American style pancakes served with banana & nutella for the ultimate sweet start to the morning! If you are more of a savoury person, try Waterford’s specialty bread – The Blaa from Walsh’s Bakehouse! Served with crispy bacon, sausage and a fried egg. We also serve omelettes with fillings of your choice, scrambled eggs with toast or a creamy bowl of Flahavans porridge served with honey, cinnamon sugar and berries.
You will be spoilt for choice with our lunch menu. For a tasty, light lunch try our Signature Goat’s Cheese Salad, made with local greens and drizzled with a lovely balsamic glaze. For a hearty feed, try our delicious homemade lasagne, with a rich meaty bolognaise sauce, creamy cheese sauce on top served with garlic bread on the side. Pizza Lover? Choose the Classic Crystal Café Pizza, topped with crispy bacon, tomato, red onion and cheese. We also have a range of different sandwiches, salads and soups you can choose from.
Cakes, Bakes & Treats
Every morning our café is full of freshly baked pastries as well as plain, fruit and mixed berry scones which we serve we butter, jam and whipped cream. We have a wide range of desserts to tempt you – from hot apple pie and cream to a decadent chocolate fudge cake. Our selection changes week to week so there is always something new to try! If you want something small to satisfy your sweet craving, our selection of treat bites will do the trick – from homemade mini cupcakes to cake pops!
We are proud to be serving Waterford-based Blue Butterfly Coffee here at The Crystal Café. Our specially selected blend, Meranti, is full bodied with cocoa sweetness, caramel and a long, nutty finish. Blue Butterfly Coffee combines their unique background in coffee with their passionate commitment to treating their growers with fairness, to create the ultimate experience from bean to cup.
Our Afternoon Tea is served in beautiful Wedgwood ButterFly Bloom Bone China. It consists of three courses - scones served with cream and jam, delicious savoury sandwiches and an array of decadent dessert. We have different Afternoon Tea options available, perfect for celebrating a special occasion!