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McCambridge's of Galway

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38/39 Shop Street, Galway 0000, Ireland
+353 91 562 259
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08:30 - 17:00
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Sun 09:30 - 17:00
Mon - Tue 08:30 - 17:00
Wed - Sat 08:30 - 21:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was doing some shopping around town, and popped in for some coffee after a long morning in the shops. I noticed the extensive alcohol selection for sale in the adjoining shop and off licence. I struck up a conversation with a member of staff, I think his name was Vinny, who was very friendly and helpful and helped me... More 

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Thank Michael L
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

McCambridges was our first stop in Galway while waiting for our airbnb to be ready. It was a nice grocery store and coffee shop that was warm and had a great menu to take a bite out of the cold sea air and rain!

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Thank mattymangan
New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited McCambridges last week with friends and my 3 year old son. The staff were so lovely and they all had smiles on their faces the whole time we were there. As soon as you walk in you can tell how good the food is with freshly baked goods on view. We didn't eat a meal here but I certainly... More 

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Thank USAtraveller_13
County Galway, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and good variety Good service and friendly staff Nice and clean Good value for money. Will definitely return

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Thank Amy M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friends decided to have a brunch here as everything looked amazing. We weren't disappointed: incredibly delicious banana and maple syrup pancakes, tasty porridge and some of the best salmon bagels I have ever had. Oh, did I mention the cake table? Or the shop downstairs? Only the brave. P.s. only the best ingredients.

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Thank Valentina V
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I purchased a roll with chicken and bacon in it. It was more like a chicken skin and bacon fat roll. I haven't eaten from there in a while and as it was handy I popped in today but it will be even longer until I go back.

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Thank neadweeney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, very friendly staff. I went for a steak sandwich which was Devine! They switch tables for me cause I needed a socket for my computer, the waitress was very helpful. My complements...! Next time I will go here again.

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Thank Ingo M
Galway, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

This has a nice ambience but it is too expensive for what you get and I went from being a regular customer to never even considering it. They have that terribly annoying habit of bringing you your coffee immediately and then your food ten to fifteen minutes later when you've finished your coffee, so you have to order another.The food... More 

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Thank CC196080
Galway, Ireland.
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

A Galway institution. It's usually busy and sometimes you have to queue for a table. I've had lunch here a few times and it's always pretty good if a little expensive for some options. Nice selection of cakes and savoury options. Good coffee and good service.

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Thank Gar77
County Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

My wife and I visited McCambridge's on a damp Monday afternoon, nice and warm, friendly staff, we had soup of the day, tea and coffee, the soup was carrot and garlic with a couple of slices of brown bread, very tasty indeed, the tea was okay, my wife didn't enjoy the coffee, it was way to strong for her. I'd... 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$6 - US$20
Cuisine
Irish, Cafe, European, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 17:00
Monday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 21:00
Thursday
08:30 - 21:00
Friday
08:30 - 21:00
Saturday
08:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38/39 Shop Street, Galway 0000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 562 259
Description
McCambridge's is a local family deli and restaurant which specializes in the best of local Irish and international food, wine and spirits. Our coffee bar downstairs provides Italian style coffees, and a great selection of cakes and pastries. Our restaurant upstairs serves fresh seasonal food and is a really popular food destination in Galway. We also have a large sandwich counter for take-away sandwiches, and a self serve salad bar. A great selection of the finest food such as cheeses, sauces, seasonings, teas, chocolates, biscuits and drinks are available to purchase. McCambridge's hampers can be ordered any time on our website, in store or off our hamper table in store.

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