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The Kitchen

Galway City Museum Spanish Parade | Spanish Arch, Galway H91 CX5P, Ireland
+353 91 534 883
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“veggie wrap” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Galway City Museum Spanish Parade | Spanish Arch, Galway H91 CX5P, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely Green machine juice which was delish. Disappointed with the pancakes as they were more like crumpets which I was disappointed by. Also when I asked for more maple syrup I was charged €1.... nice staff but don’t think I’d return.More

Thank neadyx
Michelle K, Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey there, I am so sorry you didn't enjoy your experience at The Kitchen. Our pancakes are American style 'fluffy pancakes' which are essentially the same as crumpets as they contain the same ingredients just not as raised. As we offer wholefoods here the maple...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I wish I lived in Galway.. this menu is a dream. From huevos rancheros, to creative salads, to mezze plates.. The Kitchen caters to veggies and vegans and doesn’t compromise on taste. They have “crispy tofu” as a salad accompaniment which is a must try....More

Thank coyneemma1
Michelle K, Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Emma, Thanks so much for your review. You should move to Galway, become our best customer and then we can all live happily ever after 😁

Reviewed 13 January 2018

We go here a lot. Great service and great food. They recently renovated and in my view added more tables which is a shame but go for the pancakes or porridge. Amazing!More

Thank PJL552
Michelle K, Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thanks you so much! We are a fan of the pancakes too 😉 We did recently put in a new bar with three stools to facilitate a take away area (with a great view) other than that there are no new tables just a little...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Food is almost too good to be true. Plenty of variety and excellent for vegetarian/vegans. Nice portion sizes and friendly staff.

Thank Christina L
Michelle K, Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Blown away by this review. Thanks so much Christina :)

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent cafe. Great service and the food is incredible. Located right outside the museum by the water.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Michelle K, Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you so much. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again :)

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Favourite brunch spot in Galway! Highly recommend the kitchen sink salad (especially with added halloumi) or middle eastern mezze! 😋😋😋

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat, lovely buzzy athmosphere, great service and really tasty food. Had breakfast here on a Sunday & Id definately recommend it.

Thank Jess T
Michelle K, Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Hey Jess, Thank you so much. Its people like you that bring that great buzzy atmosphere! Paul :)

Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I have been here on several occasions for brunch. It is a nice and cosy place. The staff is friendly and food is absolutely amaizing. I really enjoy that they have many vegetarian options available. There is a different menu for brunch and lunch. Would...More

Thank Paula-Victoria F
Michelle K, Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you so much Paula! You are officially part of The Kitchen brunch club! 😁 (Memo to self: start a brunch club)

Reviewed 14 November 2017

I tend to go to this cafe once a month and have decided to give my first review to the Kitchen. Food is always really nice and very tasty and staff are approachable and friendly. Have never had a mediocre experience, always happy leaving which...More

Thank melanieclarke9
Michelle K, Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review Melanie. And thank you for being a loyal customer :)

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I had already tried the Kitchen during previous stays and have never been disappointed! Everything is always top quality,fresh,original,local and to die for. Not to mention the staff is lovely. Don’t change a thing guys :)

Thank Marie T
Michelle K, Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Awh thanks so much Marie. We promise we never will :) Regards, Paul.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galway City Museum Spanish Parade | Spanish Arch, Galway H91 CX5P, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 534 883
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Description
Honest, tasty food in the Heart of Galway Housed in the cultural hub of the Galway City Museum with views of the Corrib River and famed Spanish Arch, The Kitchen is a bright, spacious yet cosy cafe + restaurant offering the best in local cuisine with an international flare.
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