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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%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (215 reviews)
“monkfish” (104 reviews)
“fish cakes” (45 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
All hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Clan House 22/23 Dominick Street Upper, Galway 091, Ireland
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331 - 340 of 954 reviews

Reviewed 23 September 2015

the seafood is so fresh, everything was outstanding, the mussels were tender and flavorful, the sole was delicate. we really enjoyed the meal.

Thank tdhat
Reviewed 22 September 2015

we are so glad we stopped here the food was amazing and the service was first rate. The servers really wanted you to enjoy the experience and their food. If we were staying in town longer we would have eaten a couple more meals there...More

Thank tdhat
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Always book here when in Galway. Really good fish restaurant. Never disappoints. Staff very friendly and knowledgable about the menu.

Thank MM2652
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Early dinner for a group of four was very pleasant. The service was good and the food tasty and served well. I thought it was quite expensive considering the portion sizes. Make a reservation.

Thank spanisharch
Reviewed 21 September 2015

A review for Foodies: This restaurant has been open for about a half a dozen years and I think they are just resting on their laurels. The biggest complaint we had was just the poor quality of the sea food. There was a head-on prawn...More

2  Thank cuisine_screener
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Myself & my partner have eaten dinner here on numerous occasions and are never disappointed.. the food is so tasty & the portions are pretty big! Definetly Value for Money. The prices here are a bit more than other Galway City restaurants but the seafood...More

Thank lovehospitality1234
Reviewed 19 September 2015

We ate two dinners at Oscar's, and both were excellent. The first night the service was slow, but that's because the restaurant was very busy. the second night we came early, and got our drinks and meal more quickly. the food is really well prepared...More

Thank Hila1226
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

We were wise to have made a reservation ahead of time. Many people walked in while we were there and were not able to get a table. They offer a wide selection of fresh seafood and wines. We started with a half dozen native oysters,...More

Thank Tracy J
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

If you're in Galway and you like seafood this has to be the place to go. Both our starters and both our mains (four different dishes) were great, the wine was fine and sensibly priced, and the service was spot on throughout. And it was...More

Thank Peter N
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

Wow, we were really impressed. For appetizers we got the fishcakes and the smoked salmon salad. both were wonderful. Then for entrées we ordered the Hake and the pan roasted Haddock with basil almond pesto. We were both very impressed with our meals, extremely fresh,...More

Thank honoreitiscom
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why is the website not working?
6 September 2016|
Response from Frank D | Reviewed this property |
Website was working on 25 March 2017.
Elizabeth G
Is booking required at this restaurant? Also, is there a dress code? Thanks!
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.
Is it only seafood in this restaurant
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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
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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