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The Quay Street Kitchen

Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 865 680
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

From the mussels through the steak and lamb shank we all cleaned our plates. Small and wonderful. Worth a short wait if seating is not immediately available.

Thank Patco81
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had an amazing leg of lamb here, staff were very friendly and chatty, atmosphere was warm and cosy even with the bustling outside on Quay Street close to Christmas time.

Thank Sammy L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Phew bacon cheese burger with the emphasis on bacon lots of it with skinny fries and salad meat patty lovely and loads of flavour

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had read great things about the Quay Street Kitchen, and it certainly lived up to it’s reviews. We were able to get a table at 6:00 without any reservation on a week night in May, but probably would have needed a reservation for any...More

Thank MainelyHappy
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We've been here before our exploration of Connemara. The place is intimate and authentic, the service is quick and kind, the food is absolutely excellent. We had the irish mussels (still dreaming of them) and our first irish fish and chips (perfectly crisp and light)....More

Thank stramajr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Dined here for a late lunch. Calamari was good but the seafood chowder was excellent. Best I've had in Ireland.

Thank 2015airstreamtravele
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you visit Galway, make sure to stop in for their seafood chowder. We have sampled all over Ireland and it’s the best!

Thank misslinda53
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had the vegetable curry main with chicken and my companion had the goats cheese, we both enjoyed our meals after a long day of travelling. Gluten free was catered for well. Initially we were turned away but persisted and it was worth it. The...More

Thank JanStetka
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky to grab an outside patio table as there was a line to eat inside the small restaurant. Staff was very friendly and noticeably attentive and we had a good dinner because they seemed to care about the food and restaurant...maybe owners or...More

Thank foodandtravelisfun
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed this little place for a quick lunch while in Galway. Couldn’t stay for the music but the atmosphere is perfect for it!

Thank Jill T
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Aine P
May 1, 2018|
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Response from Foodandkindness | Reviewed this property |
No. But it’s so good and such good value that it’s worth arriving early to be surer of getting a table.
August 9, 2017|
Response from Pamydosy | Reviewed this property |
I know this is late but we noticed all of the restaurants in Ireland were very careful about food allergies.
Jordyn B
August 30, 2016|
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Response from Robert W | Reviewed this property |
No idea. Email the owner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:45 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 865 680
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