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White Gables Restaurant

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N59, Clifden Road | Moycullen, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 555 744
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12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Well we were going to have Sunday lunch in the restaurant as we passed through on our way to Connemara, however we decided instead to make a purchase in the bakery shop and have a quick chowder. Before I state the following I must say the overall appearance of this business is very impressive. We will return in the short... More 

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7 Thank Liam Y
Ann-Dunne-WG, Owner at White Gables Restaurant, responded to this review

Firstly, may I thank you very sincerely for this constructive review. I am delighted that you will return to our Café despite your experience. It is our policy to make everyone feel welcome. In fact, it is what we have built our business on over the past 25 years. Clearly this was not your experience on your recent visit to... More 

Princeton, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

being a frequent visitor to galway to visit friends, we always make sure we go to the white gables...my friends are regulars there...the seafood chowder, seafood cocktail, crab claws, duck, lamb, beef wellington & many other selections are always prepared perfectly & tastes great...the steak/rib eye are on the small side but cooked to order (im a bi-monthly diner at... More 

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Thank guy m
Ann-Dunne-WG, Owner at White Gables Restaurant, responded to this review

What a great review – and thanks for posting. Look forward to welcoming you again soon. -Ann More 

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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

On cold wet Wednesday , it was wonderful to call in to the White Gables and to experience a wonderful meal with excellent service and a warm welcome. A gem

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Thank Elizabeth T
Ann-Dunne-WG, Owner at White Gables Restaurant, responded to this review

Glad to be of service…. Many thanks for posting this review -Ann More 

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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This pleasant restaurant is in the lovely town of Moycullen. When you walk in, it's the bar lounge area to the left is the restaurant. The colors, lighting and design are ambient. It gets quite busy in the evening. The quality of the food is great however the prices can be quite high. Our family mostly get the cod or... More 

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Thank Galwaydolly
Ann-Dunne-WG, Owner at White Gables Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and such positive comments about our restaurant and food. Are you aware that we run special offers? This allows for customers to come to us repeatedly - not just for special occasions. Our current Spring Supper offer is available to view on our web site. Sign up to our newsletter to be kept informed of... More 

Galway, Ireland
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69 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

As a fairly frequent customer I was somewhat disappointed with my latest experience, hence my overall rating is average. Had dinner with a friend for a special occasion. Though I was late making the booking, we were accommodated by a very helpful host for an early 18.30 sitting. Without digging too deep, I wish to stress that the taste of... More 

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5 Thank Bertie F
Ann-Dunne-WG, Owner at White Gables Restaurant, responded to this review

I am somewhat dismayed by your recent review on this site. It is all too easy to criticize an experience here on Trip Advisor, rather than to bring it to our attention on the night. I remember your booking and know your personally. You called late on the day to book for 8pm. I explained that we were fully booked... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The service, food, staff and drinks were EXQUISITE. Good value for money too. They adapted to my lactose intolerant requirements. Congratulations to the owner Anna.

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Ann-Dunne-WG, Owner at White Gables Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for this great review. Glad you enjoyed your night. -Ann More 

County Dublin, Ireland
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80 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This is a traditional cooking in a restored Stone cottage in Moycullen village. White Gables Restaurant serves traditional Irish dishes including seafood. II had fresh lobster from their fish tank and it was beautiful. Of course you can have fillet steak and tbone either.

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Thank Tony B
Galway, Ireland
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Took my Dad for Sunday lunch for his birthday with my Mum and my daughter. The food was delicious, the staff were friendly and professional. I had booked a table for my father's birthday and, on bringing dessert, they had written "Happy Birthday" on the plate and put a candle in his cake! Nice little surprising touch. It was overall... More 

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Thank EYE34
Galway, Ireland
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a restaurant with class. The food is always a delight with exceptional service. My starter of choice is the home made chicken liver pate which I find hard to decline on every visit..

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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

It's a regular of our hosts so we were their guests, so the welcome was very friendly and above and beyond service . Food , beautiful, perfect , warm , cosy , basically everything for a lovely night with close friends , it still managed to have a personal touch . Please go if your looking for great place to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$59
Cuisine
Irish, European, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N59, Clifden Road | Moycullen, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 555 744
Description
Serving the Galway community for over twenty years, White Gables specialises in traditional cooking with a modern flair. Visitors to this atmospheric restaurant are guaranteed the greatest experience in every way: service, comfort, hospitality and plenty of good classically cooked sumptuous food. Mains include grilled rib-eye steak with pepper sauce, or, one of the most popular dishes on the menu, traditional lip-smacking crispy roast half duckling with orange sauce. Fish is also a speciality here with timeless classics featuring such as, Sole on the Bone, Scallops Mornay and many other favourites, depending on market availability. Wines are hand-picked by Ann herself with choices to suit every pocket, and a great selection of half bottles too. Prices are matched to suit all budgets. A set menu is available every evening, with plenty of choice and two courses cost just €30 per person, with four courses at €38 per person. A la Carte dining is also an option. Located in Moycullen, 8km from Galway, White Gables Restaurant , Enjoy…from White Gables food shop and Enjoy…More cafe were established by Anne and Kevin Dunne, in a cottage dating back to the 1920s. White Gables is recommended by Good Food Ireland, Bridgestone Guides, Georgina Campbell’s Ireland and Lucinda O’Sullivan’s Little Black Book.

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