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The Galleon Restaurant

210 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 522 963
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
210 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed today

Quiet, comfortable restaurant located near the water. They had several specials at reasonable prices. Both of us had very delicious meals, I recommend getting seafood. Not the quickest service but they were very friendly.

Thank khub79
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place used to be really good , but i was shocked at the food .. mushrooms wholesale tasteless looked very pale for fried coating although edible! Chicken curry .. left half behind me ! Sunday menu was very plain and tailored to make light...More

Thank Aishling M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us ate at the Galleon Restaurant, we had a mixture of seafood, meat and vegetarian. The food was hot, fresh and loads of it. Reasonably priced too, starters x3, main courses x4 and dessert x4 along with drinks and coffees, the total bill...More

Thank JStopher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After looking at a few menus around salthill the Galleon's appeared to be the only one that wasn't all fried so by default we ate here. This ended being a lovely lunch with the family. The meals are uncomplicated simple traditional food cooked well. There's...More

Thank Liam O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popular restaurant, as we were a party of 8 we pre-booked and we were glad we did as it was very busy even mid-week. Food and service was good but I think the prices are more reasonable than most we found in Salthill or Galway...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit to the galleon. It was quite a thorough menu with something to suit every pallet. Though I must admit I did find the food slightly overpriced but overall an enjoyable dining experience.

Thank westmeathabu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Salthill for a few days over the Easter holidays and stopped in galleon restaurant for dinner . There were 3 of us and we all had different meals which were excellent . Staff were very friendly and helpful . Would highly...More

Thank Heatherbush
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Galway for the day with my 11year old and 6 month old daughters. We were tired and hungry, having gotten the bus to Galway then walked to Salthill. When we went to the Galleon it was very busy. I felt like I...More

Thank Rach325
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were six of us and our family from Ireland in two of us with United States. I waitress was wonderful accommodating And brought delicious extra desserts

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great value for money. Lovely freshly cooked dinners and large portions. Lovely restaurant too. Would recommend booking as there is usually a crowd especially at the weekend

Thank Finnuala G
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24 October 2016|
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Response from The Galleon R | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for getting in touch, I have only spotted the message, hopefully it is a recent. As we are in our Winter Season, we do not open for Breakfast during the week until 11am and 10 at the weekends. unless it was... More
11 July 2016|
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Response from Esther J | Reviewed this property |
There wasn't a separate vegetarian menu but some things were marked with a 'v'. The staff are very helpful though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 522 963
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Blending the tradition of the old with a feeling for the new, the Galleon has been serving 5 million satisfied customers ever since it opened 45 years ago.An institution in Salthill, it takes pride in its friendly, experienced staff and its newly refurbished premises, to offer you an exceptional dining experience.With our extensive menu, we have something for everyone, be it a fussy child, a meat lover or a gourmet eater with a refined taste. Our scrumptious selection of food includes hearty meats, delicate fish, light salads, creamy pasta and indulgent desserts. We also have gluten- free options for coeliacs and vegetarian specialities.We keep our young guest entertained with crayons and pictures to colour in, while their parents enjoy a relaxing three-course meal. We also cater for parties of up to 30 people in our devoted function room. Whether you come for leisure, to enjoy a tea and scone with friends, or for work, to avail of our free high-speed Wifi.
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