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Il Vulcano

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High Street, Westport, Ireland
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 270 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent service, nothing too much trouble, right price, lovely fresh thin crust pizza, felt homely

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Thank Mister J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wine i ordered was not served and the server told me that the wine he was serving me when questioned was "loved by everybody" complete lie for a house wine. The fungi crostini is nothing more than melted cheese on sliced baguette! The Hawaiian pizza is good but the Risotto is really a paella. Very poor, disappointed and a cheap... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Out for family dinner, great menu, flexible for kids with half portions. Waiter very friendly and helpful Good selection wine. Steak with pepper sauce and onions cooked to my request of med-rare was perfect. We'll be back.

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Thank Frank B
Bedford, United Kingdom
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199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here several times and found the food to consistently good. This time i tried the steak and was pleasantly surprised how good it was! Staff are friendly and a nice atmosphere.

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1 Thank Jack G
Galway, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We ate here on Sat 3rd Dec, and while the staff were accommodating in seating us (two adults and two children) without a reservation, I have to say we ended up very disappointed. We love pizza in general, and two of us ordered pizza, but ended up leaving half behind. The base was completely tasteless apart from the slight burnt... More 

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Bray, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

30 Nordic Walkers dined here on a Wednesday night. The staff was very efficient and good fun. We had a great night with good food and wine. The set menu was a bit pricey, €30 for 4 courses. I ordered from the main menu which was better priced.

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Thank Dell14
Western Ireland, Ireland
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I honestly did not imagine there was such good value with excellent quality food anywhere in Ireland. I am referring to the early bird menu at Il Vulcano, Westport. €20 includes 3 courses, a glass of wine and tea or coffee. Great variety on the menu. We had their homemade ministrone soup for starters which was a meal in itself.... More 

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Thank PadraigK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Awesome quick service (was willing to substitute things on menu). Authentic Italian food. We had pasta, soup, salad, and garlic bread. Loved it all. Good wine as well. Fairly priced as well. Can't go wrong here!

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Thank travelnurse26
Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We went here for pizza and ended up returning another evening for more pizza. Super thin crust and blazing hot out of the pizza oven. All sorts of delicious combinations.

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Rye, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The atmosphere here is cozy, with nice furnishings and lots of candlelight. I had a glass of the house red and the margherita pizza, which were both very good. And, the homemade Italian bread was heaven! The price was extremely reasonable. Service was polite and friendly, but a bit slow. I had to flag down the waiter for the bill,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Westport, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Westport
Description
Mother site here: http://www.almuretto.ie/

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