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The G Counter Galway

The Wellpark Centre, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 770 891
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good21%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible14%
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9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Irish, European, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Wellpark Centre, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Food wasn't bad at all but the service was shocking. They forgot 2 items we ordered and left us waiting for cutlery.

Thank Gerard F
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

I had the Bacon Butty,it had honey cured bacon, egg fried sourdough, chutney, balsamic roast tomato.To drink I had a flat white.It was nicely presented and tasted great.Staff are superb!Always a great place to go on the East side of town.It is right next to...More

Thank SonyaCroke
Emma C, Manager at The G Counter Galway, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Thanks SonyaCroke. Delighted to hear you enjoyed the food, drink and service :) Please say hi next time you're in the area, there's a flat white on us as a thanks for the positive shout out.

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Have visited as part of a work group, solo and friends. The food is really hit and miss and the quality just isn't maintained. For example the chickpea burger sides changes to a horrible mayo and pickle mix opposed to a lovely cabbage slaw on...More

2  Thank PaschG
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Coffee is really good too. Chocolate fondant dessert with cream is scrumptious 😊More

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Emma C, Manager at The G Counter Galway, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Aaaah, thanks so much, our baker will be delighted. We're always thrilled to hear about it when people enjoy a visit. Please saw hello next time you're in, there's another delicious cup of coffee with your name on it as a big thanks for the...More

Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We visited Easter Monday, nice place for a quick bite, portions are good and tasty. Staff were nice and friendly. We found restaurant to be cold and terrible draught every time door opened.More

Thank gerarddonegal
Emma C, Manager at The G Counter Galway, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2018

Hi gerarddonegal, Thanks for taking the time to review us and for your positive comments on the food and service. It is always great when the positive feedback reaches us. I am very sorry you found the restaurant cold. We do our best to keep...More

Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here today, Sunday 25th March. Food was extremely poor. I ordered the chicken goujons. They were awful. Dry and rubbery. My knife wouldnt even cut through them. Bland. Service was poor. Plenty of staff around. Plates thrown down and waitress just walked off....More

1  Thank Kar R
Emma C, Manager at The G Counter Galway, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2018

Hi Karen, It is always our aim to serve good quality food with friendly and efficient service, and if this was not what you experienced on your recent visit then I truly am very sorry. I am always so disappointed to hear that any customer...More

Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Visited the g counter for lunch last Sunday,I had the half roast chicken,my wife had chicken gougons, have to say it was very tasty, very reasonable price,and plenty to eat would definitely recommend a visit hereMore

Thank paulridgard
Emma C, Manager at The G Counter Galway, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

Hi Paulridgard, While all feed back is very important to us, quite off the positive bits don't make it on line so we really appreciate you taking the time to post this review. Please do say hello next time you're in, there's a coffee here...More

Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Had a nice lunch here this week however the staff seemed under pressure . We queued at the door and waited another 10 minutes for someone to take out order.The staff were doing their best but there didn't seem to be a manager there taking...More

Thank nikral94
Emma C, Manager at The G Counter Galway, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2018

Hi Nikral94, Many thanks for you compliments on the coffee, glad to read that you enjoyed your food also. Apologies for the wait you encountered, 10 minutess is a very long time to be waiting to place an order. Could you please let me know...More

Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Called in here with herself and the three kids for lunch on Sunday 18th of March. Ordered two kids chicken goujons and a kids pasta with chicken...herself had a lemon & parmasan flavoured chicken goujons with fries....I had the double burger with cheese....and a seperate...More

3  Thank Leslie C
Emma C, Manager at The G Counter Galway, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2018

Hi Leslie, I am very disappointed to read that you had such an unenjoyable experience with us last Sunday. I was on duty myself and made a -point of checking all tables to ensure everyone was enjoying their food, so I am truly sorry if...More

Reviewed March 15, 2018

I visited the G counter on Tuesday 14 March for a bite to eat. I ordered a salad and delivery was prompt. I quickly noticed the edges of the lettuce leaves were almost black so looked for the staff member who served me. I could...More

Thank thevickerman
Emma C, General Manager at The G Counter Galway, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Hi thevickerman, I am very disappointed to read such a review as the experience you have described is one that does not reflect out business ethos at all. Please believe we take any suggestion of staff rudeness very seriously and will be investigating this thoroughly...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Wellpark Centre, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 770 891
The g Counter is a neighbourhood style café offering an exciting mix of food in a casual & contemporary dining atmosphere. Founded in 2013, The g Counter has been striving to provide our customers with only the tastiest of food and the best of coffee. Located next on the outskirts of the City Centre, we look to provide a casual dining experience with great food for all of our customers. Break away from the rush, grab a paper and come relax with us!
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