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WA CAFE

13 New Dock Street, Galway H91 ET1W, Ireland
+353 91 895 850
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (36 reviews)
“bento” (13 reviews)
Closed
12:00 - 15:00All hours
CUISINES
Sushi, Japanese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
13 New Dock Street, Galway H91 ET1W, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

good is worth the visit, fresh tasty sushi. 3rd or 4th time here and the service really is frustratingly slow.

Thank alex b
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here many times and keep returning. It is one of the few places in Galway where you can get low key fresh sushi and friendly service at a reasonable price. The service is very efficient. They have a tea of the day...More

Thank Marygal5
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The kids wanted to try sushi for the first time so we tried this spot the other night. Its more like a cafe than a restaurant but they do serve in the evening & have a beer & wine menu. As a newbie to Sushi...More

Thank sc250prs
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing sushi. Seafood sourced from the west coast of Ireland. The servers thoroughly explained each dish and source. They were very helpful. My friend got the sushi and homemade tuna kim chi which was very tasty. I got the noodles and chicken which was really...More

Thank kerryjayc
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Nice enough Japanese food and drink in this place. Some nice selections of Japenese teas, deserts and bento sets as well. A nice little Japanese cafe this down near the docks area of Galway city to chill out in any time of year when you...More

Thank dannycillumini
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Fabulous restaurant, delightful staff. The quality of fare is consistently outstanding. SENSATIONAL sushi and nigiri, and the chef's special Japanese Snickers desert.

Thank Collymann
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This small restaurant is a true Galway gem. My partner and I eat here at least 3 times a week. The food here is a joy. The Fish is always sparkling fresh and served with a smile. Yoshimis is always kind and generous and her...More

2  Thank thomas_walsh_galway
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This place was recommended in our guidebook and we were excited to try it out, but we ended up getting a horrible case of food poisoning. Would not recommend

Thank Sofia P
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I love this place. Hadn't been in awhile and just decided to go on the spur of the moment. I didn't recognise any of the staff from before, they are all so good looking here. And what was a nice touch was that there was...More

3  Thank KrisMurphy90
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Love Wa Café. Their sushi and their bento boxes are always beautifully presented and SO tasty. Really reasonable too.

2  Thank Sage86
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 New Dock Street, Galway H91 ET1W, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 895 850
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