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Il Folletto Ristorante

8 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 566 066
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (34 reviews)
“pizza” (59 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
8 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 371 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this fantastic Italian restaurant recently for my friends hen party and we were not disappointed. It was the first time the restaurant had ever ran a pizza making class and it was amazing! First we had a beautiful starter and a cocktail before being...More

1  Thank Sonya O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I noticed this restaurant walking past, as it was a nice day and wanted to eat Al Fresco. We were seated immediately and service was lovely. Was great to sit outside and hear the buskers. I had the gnocchi which was phenomenal,...More

1  Thank Tanya B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are here on a Saturday afternoon during race week as it has seats outside and we wanted to soak up some of the atmosphere. The first thing that annoyed me was they only had a set menu-2 courses for €22 or a pizza menu....More

1  Thank Suga B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant before about a year ago and it was time to go back. All the food ordered was delicious and the portions were generous. You may have a while to wait if it's busy but it's worth it. The staff are...More

Thank saintmarten15
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Not a great place to eat, average food... the prices are high for the quality you get. Examples; charged us 1.50 euro for chilli flakes to be added to pasta. I'd suggest trying somewhere else.

2  Thank Kurt K
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had beautiful dinner at this nice restaurant. I had garganelli al funghi and my wife gnocchi sorrentino. Both pastas delicious!!!!!! Staff very friendly, nice drinks also non alcohol beer available what was great for me. Great place to eat or for...More

2  Thank Epi N
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Service was a bit disorganized, but polite nevertheless. My wife had the stuffed calamari, which she disliked. My risotto was decent, not spectacular, but above average. The pizzas looked good, though. I guess that is what we should have chosen!

Thank Jose K
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

WTF. Food was subpar-- who has pizza margarita sans tomato or buffalo mozzarella ?? Yuck!!. Avoid this restaurant and choose one that offers quality food. NE VER EAT HERE.

2  Thank S T
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We went here twice in one week as the food is just to die for! Pasta and pizza dishes are so Tasty and all freshly made. You can tell straight away this is a great restuarant once we stepped in the doors and our 2...More

1  Thank cushy01
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The pizza was excellent. Service was top-notch. May wife had the prawns and mussels appetizer and it was a generous portion with excellent flavored sauce. The kids loved their pasta kids meal. Very kids friendly. Good solid wine menu. Highly recommend!

1  Thank William U
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 566 066
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Description
Italian restaurant, offering a wide range of authentic pastas and pizzas, steaks, veal and fresh fish dishes. Were cater for large groups with a private dining area. We are situated in the heart of Galway's latin quarter on Quay street. We have outside terrace dining area. Children's menu available.
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