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The Cellar Bar and Restaurant

) #49 of 360 Restaurants in Galway $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 966
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (10 reviews)
“chicken wings” (14 reviews)
“pineapple” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 457 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I came here today for breakfast and I must say I have never been as disappointed . Everything on my plate looked over cooked . The eggs looked like they were cooked a few hours back as did the sausages. I never thought u could...More

Thank christine_turner86
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cellar is my go-to place for food in Galway City. Service is always great, with friendly staff and prompt service. The food is always super hot and very tasty, I've never had a bad meal in there. The only issue is that it's always...More

Thank Lee B
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lee, Thank you for your recent review. It is great to hear how much you love the food and service here as we always do our best to maintain great standards be it busy or not. We look forward to seeing you here again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here recently. As soon we walked in there was awful sewage smell. It really put us off our food. The service was good but floor was dirty. Tables weren't very clean. Food was ok.More

Thank Focal-11
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Focal-11 Thank you for your recent review. We were disappointed to hear that you felt unsatisfied on your recent visit. There has been an ongoing issue with the local council regarding the smell in the area, we have been working closely with the council...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for food bank holiday Sunday and got the steak, it was lovely but steak was quite small, spicy chicken wings were top of the class.More

Thank Sean O
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sean, Thank you for your recent review. I am delighted that you loved our famous hot wings! Regarding the size of the steak, I have spoken to the head chef and he has informed me that although our menu states that our steak is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a must! The menu had a great variety of choices and was wicked tasty! I recommend either the chicken & Brie panini or the bacon wrapped chicken (omg delicious). The service was fabulous! We had been wondering around looking for a place...More

Thank KerriB21
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kerri, Thank you so much for your recent review. We here at the cellar are so happy that your experience was an all round good one! We are delighted that your waitress accommodated you so well and we look forward to seeing you here...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were here for lunch and had a quite satifactory meal. Service was good and the​ prices.were fair. We would return.

1  Thank Bob B
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Bob, Thank you so much for your review. Its great that you had such a good experience here at the cellar bar. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Cellar management

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Perfect for an evening meal with friends. The food is very good and staff are friendly. They also have nice cocktails.More

Thank d0yin
cellarbargalway, Supervisor at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Doyin, Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted that you had a great experience here at The Cellar Bar and that you enjoyed our cocktails. We would love to have you back here in the future for the same great experience....More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

The Cellar seem to be able to accomodate elderly for great wholesome food, with equal regard for young Soccer fans watching Sky or Rugby fans in for the big game..More

Thank joecoughlan
cellarbargalway, supervisor at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Joe, Thank you so much for your review. We are very happy that you had such a good experience here at the cellar bar. We love all of our customers and will always try to accommodate their needs as best as we can. With...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Stopped by on our morning walkabout for breakfast. Found the freshly squeezed orange juice amazing, and the balance of our breakfast tasty and unique. We wanted some oatmeal, but select porridge instead mixed with fruit. Overall, great breakfast. Service was friendly, too.

Thank FlyByRV
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I recently dined here with my husband. It's not a restaurant I usually dine in as my work is on the other side of the city. Have to say everything from the waiting staff to food was great. It was really busy but we were...More

Thank shellyclare
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Shellyclare, Thank you so much for your review. We are very delighted that you had such a great experience in the cellar considering it was so out of your way. We do try our best to be as friendly and as efficient as possible...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 563 966
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