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Cookes Restaurant & Wine Bar

) #50 of 362 Restaurants in Galway $$ - $$$ Irish, European,
28 Abbeygate Street Upper, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 568 203
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (30 reviews)
“fish cakes” (15 reviews)
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Irish, European, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
28 Abbeygate Street Upper, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had lovely meal here. Its off the main streets but just around the corner. Lovely small room settings. Food was delicious and prices fair. Glad we found it on a rainy day. Seated near a window and was charmed by the atmosphere. Local cuisine was...More

Thank ckinct
Reviewed 3 days ago

Cokes restaurant offers a lovely warm interior with bags of old fashioned charm. The food and wine was fantastic. The service was excellent.

Thank AliAsad1110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cooke's is located in a beautiful old building very near the city center. The service is excellent and the food is great. The seafood chowder was rich and creamy, and the cheeseboard makes an excellent starter with various cheeses, fruit, nuts, crackers, and chutney. My...More

Thank rebeccacharlene
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there this july with a group of friends. Ordered the chicken salad for lunch expecting something good. I was pretty shocked when the waitress (nice person btw) brought my plate. 3 tiny pieces of chicken, a few leaves of your normal romain salad and...More

Thank eva m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the warm chicken salad, and i tell ya, it was grand! Place looks sweet and cozy with soft music and old stone walls. It is also relatively cheap, so if you come by and feel a little hungry, try it out, you will...More

Thank Oskar K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant great good and wine. Almost everything on the menu is gluten free or can be made gluten free.

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our sisters hen party at Cookes Restaurant on the 24th of June 2017 and it was fabulous. We had our own room with big square table which was perfect to keep everyone together (15 girls). Our waiter Rory was a fantastic host, he...More

Thank CMcFOD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Someone local had recommended Cookes to us. We stopped there for dinner at 8pm by chance and they were able to seat us. We got lucky, because they were almost fully booked with reservations, so we recommend you make them if you want to be...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Six of us went for dinner at Cookes restaurant. The building is there from thirteen hundreds the host told us that it was the first building on the street. The atmosphere is perfect the food is good. My self and my daughter ordered the steak...More

Thank Paschal M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was taken to Cookes as part of group from work whilst in Galway on business. Most of the group were very happy with their meals, which ranged from Filet Steaks, Monkfish and Vegetable Curries. My Escalope Milanese would slightly overcooked but edible. The group...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Abbeygate Street Upper, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 568 203
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