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The Quay Street Kitchen

Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 865 680
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (130 reviews)
“chocolate bomb” (29 reviews)
“mussels” (128 reviews)
Open Now
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Irish, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 1,665 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We came for dinner based on other reviews. The food did not disappoint but the space between tables is so small that it felt like we were dining with strangers touching elbows. Not normally a big deal, but the woman next to us was clearly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank luv2travel520
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For many years now we’ve been coming to Galway for a weekend before Christmas. We always head for Quay Street Kitchen for an evening meal, and over the years it has never disappointed. High quality, extremely tasty food, friendly and efficient service. What more can...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JamesR186470
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

i had the mezze board and burger. they were absolutely yummy. staff were friendly and prices were very reasonable. i had sticky toffee pudding for dessert which wasnt that nice. overall though, id come back again, delicious food and nice atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank juliettem459
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We was on a family break away to Galway and after reading so many great reviews we decided to try give this place a go, all in all the food was very tasty however we felt very rushed...it was a quiet Monday evening. 2 of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank roxanned550
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, great food All our meals were great - fantastic food right in the middle of the fun Pork belly yummy Vegetable curry gorgeous Lamb mmmm Def recommend this place

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Paul J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little restaurant in the heart of Galway city . Starters & mains were very tasty . All the food is cooked to order and is well worth the wait;) Brushchetta to die for . Will call again when visiting Galway

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank davidoF1664VH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited this wonderful little restaurant for dinner on our first night in Galway. He had fish and I had the Lamb Shank and we argued all night about whose was better. The place only setas 32 people - I counted! But...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank quillbert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu is well priced and the food is delicious. There is plenty to choose from vegan and meat eaters and all tasted great.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kate K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious potted crab. Friendly staff. Lovely atmosphere! Nicest lunch I had on my visit to Galway! Highly recommend that you eat here!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Denise G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never disappointing eating here, amazing food. Could work on their No Bookings policy but its worth the wait.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Sinead F
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Questions & Answers
Aine P
2 May 2018|
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Response from Foodandkindness | Reviewed this property |
No. But it’s so good and such good value that it’s worth arriving early to be surer of getting a table.
10 August 2017|
Response from Pamydosy | Reviewed this property |
I know this is late but we noticed all of the restaurants in Ireland were very careful about food allergies.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 865 680
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