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The Cellar Bar and Restaurant

12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 966
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was very delicious, and a decent price. The staff was great. Good atmosphere. They were advertising a cheap comedy night later that evening in the basement, so we gave it a shot. Some comedians were a little awkward, others rocked it. Overall, it...More

Thank KristinaB89
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came in for food with a friend on the 8 Nov , we were seated quickly, received our food very fast and enjoyed every bit of it. In particular our best experience was the waitress that served us, she was so friendly and couldnt...More

Thank Charlie2130
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming here since last summer anytime I'm getting food in town, usually for breakfast or lunch. It's a really popular spot so sometimes you may need to wait 10/15 mins to be seated but it is worth it and never left waiting longer. I...More

Thank galwayphotography
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

breakfast was yummy....services was top-notch...Americano coffee was great...location was very convenient to shopping

Thank likesthebigcities
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cellar bar and rest. fills a need very well, and that is good food ,plentiful portions, and a "light, happy", atmosphere. We were walking around Galway one evening when we came upon The Cellar. Everyone inside appeared to be enjoying their dinner, so we...More

Thank Cwayne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Get there early as it gets very crowded late. We were there early (before the musicians set up) and able to get seats close to the stage. Excellent traditional group the night we were there. Fairly priced bar and good service. By the time we...More

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went in for dinner and ordered breakfast. They were quite busy due to graduations, but once I was seated, the food came out very quickly. I ordered the "cellar breakfast" which was a lot of food and quite delicious. The waitresses were super busy but...More

Thank secretshopper9999
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The best place to eat in Galway. I love its sauces and dips, and all the meals come with a massive portion. Every time I try something new, it always worth. They definitely know how to do good food. Also very friendly staff and lovely...More

Thank Giovanna B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Cellar Bar was jammed packed with university students but within couple minutes of entering the bar, the hostess found a spot for us (four seniors!). We were given menus immediately and two young ladies could not have been more attentive, or efficient. Orders were taken...More

Thank gumbyben
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Dear gumbyben, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your recent trip to The Cellar. We are very proud of our waitresses and are glad to hear that they made you and your group feel so welcome. We serve a vast range of people...More

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely place, excellent service but very average full Irish breakfast. Generous portions. Good location very central.More

Thank Richard d
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Dear Richard d, Thank you very much for your kind review. We always love when a reviewer comments on our service and our waitresses will be very happy to hear that you found them to be excellent on your visit with us. We will pass...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 563 966
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