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Il Vicolo - CLOSED

5 Buttermilk Walk, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 535 922
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
1 Sep 2015
16 Mar 2015
“Lovely food! Shame there's no non alcoholic beer though...😕”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5 Buttermilk Walk, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 18 March 2014 via mobile

I have been eating in il vicolo now for the past few months and have walked out each time knowing I will be going back soon. My fathers family are Italian and other than my grandmothers food I have never ever tasted anything so good!...More

3  Thank Craigs1984
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Lovely little place! really tiny! they do not have a dinner menu as such as their specials change every day (they have a standard bruschietta/crostinis menu all day) so i think they probably have a couple of starters, a couple of vegetarian options, a meat...More

1  Thank Fraochoo
Reviewed 1 March 2014 via mobile

Small place but cosy and there's a great choice of good wine. Make sure you booked before coming. Try the red Negroamaro

1  Thank Thien N
Reviewed 26 February 2014

I've been eating at Il Vicolo and the food and service was excellent consistently. As italian I have to say, the food is really good. You can find in this place typical regional food from Italy and that's not commont at all as in most...More

Thank DrFast
Reviewed 9 January 2014

This is a very authentic Italian restaurant in the heart of Galway. Although it's a tiny restaurant it packs a lot if atmosphere and great food. The menu is small, three starters and three mains with a vegetarian option. The food is very authentic and...More

Thank drimbane
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Good location and nice food. But a bit pricey for what we got. And not particularly Italian either. It's small but then that's part of the charm.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 8 January 2014

I went to Il Vicolo on a Saturday night with my husband and lucky for us we had booked the day before, as it is really tiny and packed with customers. We loved everything about it, the food (authentic Italian), the wine, the atmosphere and...More

1  Thank Marla7
Reviewed 2 December 2013

'Mmm...' that the sound you'll make when you taste the delights that il Vicolo offers up to you on a plate. This is my new favorite restaurant in Galway. You can always tell the mark of good Italian restaurant by their choice of beer and...More

1  Thank Oddsoxrocks
Reviewed 7 November 2013

There was a group of 6 of us in for dinner. Our food came out efficiently, the staff were helpful and attentive, but not overwhelming, and the food was delicious. I really enjoyed the quaintness of the place. It is quite small, which makes it...More

1  Thank Weltnomad
Reviewed 23 October 2013

This little place has an outdoor eating area tucked on the side street. We had homemade soup and some of the best sandwiches ever on toasted bread. The wine list goes on and on. Prices were good on both food and drink. Two young fellows...More

1  Thank margaret w
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  • Address: 5 Buttermilk Walk, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 535 922
Il Vicolo is Galway’s newest wine bar and restaurant.Situated to the rear of the Augustinian Church, Il Vicolo is the perfect spot for a long lunch, or dinner with friends.Food is delicately prepared by Sorrento native Tony Copolla using traditional Italian recipes and cooking styles. Using a selection of locally sourced and high quality Italian produce chefs prepare the finest range of rustic Italian dishes for lunch and dinner.Complimented by a vast selection of Italian wines there is a huge choice of Prosecco, red, and white wines to suit every dish. Lunch and dinner specials change daily, offering a consistently changing menu.Il Vicolo serves up a breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu, along with takeaway coffee, pastries, and rustic paninis.
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