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Olive Tree Bistro

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Maldron Hotel | Sandy Road, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 513 200
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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Food was bland or not cooked properly, or not paired correctly with other things on the plate. Pork belly was more like pan-fried pork.

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Thank JRS2393
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

not a fan of hotel restaurant ambience, but got seat by nice fire in bar area, great waitress, wish I'd been a bit more adventurous but went with hubby for steak - old staple but chef did it so well, home made amazing onion rings and really tasty juicy steak - so good I wouldn't ruin it with the pepper... More 

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Thank adybaby2017
Tralee, Ireland
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Delicious food & friendly staff were most helpful. Loved the beef wellington and potato gratin. Selection of desserts was lovely. Chocolates, champagne and rose - nice touch

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Thank clotildeok
County Galway, Ireland
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Try lunch there few times ,the only thing that came out good of the kitchen was chicken goujons ,beetroot sald with mixed leaves and toasted peanuts and goat chees ,came first with no beetroot ,than jar pickled beetroot ,one type of leave .when mention that no peanuts ,got raw peanuts ,the fish came cold.few waitress around but non available when... More 

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Carrick-on-Suir, Ireland
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Any meal we had was exceptional, cooked and presentation to a high standard, enjoyed it so much, and had a very good menu, a lot of choice, meat and fish

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Thank katy4cmn
County Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

reasonably priced good value food and the wine list was reasonable also.Service was fast the first night we stayed but quite slow the second night as a tour bus had arrived and the restaurant was very busy

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Thank marian g
Perth, Australia
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101 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Nothing to rave about, below average basic food, very basic wine list, the beer offer being a bit better. Ok if you're stuck I guess.

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Thank Alavotre
Sydney, Australia
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47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Lovely bright airy restaurant and bar service, good choice of menu to suit all, food well priced and good.

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County Dublin, Ireland
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

I had the fish and chips which was really fresh fish too. Comes with the usual sides but really tasty.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We were staying just across from the Pillo in the student accomadation so this place was very handy for a meal when we didn't feel like cooking. The bar meals were absolutely excellent and we went back for a second time. I honestly cannot reccomend the burgers highly enough. The atmosphere is also fantastic and they have an exceptionally well... More 

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Thank RachelNoble

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maldron Hotel | Sandy Road, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 513 200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?