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Oscar's Seafood Bistro

Clan House 22/23 Dominick Street Upper, Galway 091, Ireland
+353 91 582 180
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (231 reviews)
“monkfish” (114 reviews)
“fish cakes” (48 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Clan House 22/23 Dominick Street Upper, Galway 091, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thoroughly enjoyed my dinner at Oscar's. Unsure that the reservation request made earlier in the day had been received I arrived promptly at 6 PM and was warmly greeted and seated at my table. Another solo diner arrived shortly thereafter and was seated across...More

Thank sovta
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We had dinner booked for 8.45pm as we had to wait for them to call us back for a booking. Small pokey tables VERY close together. Waiting servers were excellent. Fully attentive lovely manner. We had to have the fresh oysters with ginger they were...More

Thank xc90dublin
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Great little restaurant. Food was excellent and at a very reasonable price. Service was good and they explained dishes to a T. Glad we found you!

Thank Erin S
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This is a nice restaurant, perfect for a romantic evening. Lovely atmosphere & the food was gorgeous. We managed to get a table for two late on a Sat evening, but recommend to book early. The Wild Prawns in garlic were delicious & Martys Mussels...More

Thank Mkdory
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Great food and service. Recommend making reservations but luckily even without those they were able to seat us in about 15 minutes. Menu is ever changing based on the catch of the day.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Top class from start to finish. Some of the finest seafood we have experienced in Galway. Leaps and bounds ahead of Kirwan's Lane. The staff are fantastic, attentive and pleasant. The setting is ideal. We couldn't recommend it enough 👍

Thank ksire
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic fresh fish and seafood with a twist. Unusual combinations but all perfectly cooked and wonderful flavours. Great atmosphere and very friendly and extremely knowledgeable staff. Make sure you book as it's very popular. One of the best fish and seafood restaurants I have ever...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We were excited to snag the last table of the night when we walked in around 6 or so for later that evening. We spent some time at local bars having snacks (Biehause and The Universal) and honestly, I regret coming back for our table...More

1  Thank Anna D
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This place brands itself as a seafood powerhouse and by the reviews, people seem to be buying it. This was our second visit and will probably be our last. The staff are lovely but not totally on the ball. They always seemed under pressure and...More

1  Thank crh3983
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The very best seafood in Galway! We were so impressed with freshness of food and we also had a very friendly waitress who assisted us in our desert choice that was excellent! We will be going next time we are in Galway. Would recommend a...More

Thank kaitlyn b
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6 September 2016|
Response from Frank D | Reviewed this property |
Website was working on 25 March 2017.
Elizabeth G
1 August 2016|
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Response from Hugh A | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. It gets pretty busy but we showed up without a reservation and had an hour wait. It was worth it.
2 August 2015|
Response from Frank D | Reviewed this property |
No, other options, beside of seafood are available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$62
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clan House 22/23 Dominick Street Upper, Galway 091, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 582 180
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