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13 New Dock Street, Galway H91 ET1W, Ireland
+353 91 895 850
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (40 reviews)
“bento box” (7 reviews)
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Sushi, Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13 New Dock Street, Galway H91 ET1W, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After spending 26 years in Japan its great to be back in Galway, but even better that I can still get my fix of Japanese food here locally, even my 11 year old who was born and raised in Japan thinks his place rocks!! and...More

Thank MikeMRyan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Im a newbie to sushi and visited WA Cafe with 2 others for lunch. Although the cafe is small it is quiet comfortable and relaxing. The staff are extremly helpful and friendly and I just adored the sushi. We ordered the sushi platter which is...More

Thank mgiIreland
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had a lovely experience in the WA Cafe, but this was thanks to our waitress. She looked after us throughout our visit i think her name was Alex. Cant wait to return on our next visit.

Thank dublinerdoyle
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Fabulous little spot. Super food. Local fish. Lovely people working there. Highly recommend. Twelve out of ten!

Thank bogland
Reviewed 17 July 2017

good is worth the visit, fresh tasty sushi. 3rd or 4th time here and the service really is frustratingly slow.

Thank alex b
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I have eaten here many times and keep returning. It is one of the few places in Galway where you can get low key fresh sushi and friendly service at a reasonable price. The service is very efficient. They have a tea of the day...More

Thank Marygal5
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The kids wanted to try sushi for the first time so we tried this spot the other night. Its more like a cafe than a restaurant but they do serve in the evening & have a beer & wine menu. As a newbie to Sushi...More

Thank sc250prs
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing sushi. Seafood sourced from the west coast of Ireland. The servers thoroughly explained each dish and source. They were very helpful. My friend got the sushi and homemade tuna kim chi which was very tasty. I got the noodles and chicken which was really...More

Thank kerryjayc
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Nice enough Japanese food and drink in this place. Some nice selections of Japenese teas, deserts and bento sets as well. A nice little Japanese cafe this down near the docks area of Galway city to chill out in any time of year when you...More

Thank dannycillumini
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Fabulous restaurant, delightful staff. The quality of fare is consistently outstanding. SENSATIONAL sushi and nigiri, and the chef's special Japanese Snickers desert.

Thank Collymann
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 New Dock Street, Galway H91 ET1W, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 895 850
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