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Restaurants and takeaways

This is a list of restaurants in Galway city and surrounds  that are open.

See also 

Cafes / bakeries in Galway for a list of daytime / lunchtime venues.

Open Pubs in Galway - for a list of places serving meals in less-formal environments.  

Restaurants that were open for a list of places that are currently closed.

Amorica (French) in Oranmore

Anfora Cafe / Bistro in Upper Abbeygate Street 

Anfora (Turkish kebabs and pizza) in Liosbaun

Opened in late 2021, in the premises that was the Bankx

Apache Pizza in Dominick St and in Terryland retail park

Alma (previously Apoema) Bistro ( Portuguese / Brazilian) in Bóthan Irwin

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Asian Tea House in Mary Street

Think pan-Asian restaurant and bar - the tea-house part of the name is a misnomer

Banditos Tex-Mex Street food in Oranmore

Another which is strictly what it says on the tin.

Beef and Lobster steakhouse in Williamsgate Street

Bella's Grill in Dominick Street

Opened in November 2021 ... read more

Bethlehem (Italian) in The Meadows, Ballybrit

Black Cat ( Spanish / tapas) in Salthill 

Stylish tapas in a lovely location.

Boojum (TexMex Street food) on Spanish Parade

BóTown burgers in Dominick St

Brasserie On The Corner in Eglinton Street 

Bun Bros (pizza) in Forster St

Burgerstory in Quay Lane

Cava Bodega (Tapas) in Middle St

Capital Kebab House in Eglinton St

Capones (pizza / chipper) Knocknacarra

To order call 091 520060.

Capones, May 2017

Charcoal Grill - Turkish / kebabs in Mary St, Cross St and Prospect Hill 

Chili Shack in Upper Abbeygate St

Classico in Forster Street

Classico, May 2020

Da Enzo Italian restaurant in Oranmore

Dela in Lower Dominick Street

Deli La Tasca (Spanish) in Dominick St


Dominos Pizzas in Prospect Hill

Dough Bros (pizza) ....

Galway's award winning family-owned and operated pizzeria

Eastern Tandoori in Spanish Parade

Ember Firehouse in Quay

Opened in January 2022 .. read more

Finnegan's Traditional Irish Restaurant in Market Street

Flannerys Hotel on the Dublin Rd 

Freddy's in Quay Street

Cheerful pizza and more in the city-centre.   Read more ...


Galleon restaurant in Salthill 

The Classic Hits of Galway-city restaurants.

Gatto Rosso (Italian) in Eyre Square

Open from June 2021 - read more 

Gemelles in Quay Street

Giovannis (burgers / chipper) in Dominic St

Glenlo Abbey in Bushypark

Noteable for having a restaurant in a train carriage.

Golden Rikshaw (Chinese) in Mary St

Harry's Bar in Bohermore

Harry's Bar, summer 2020

Harry's bar, July 2021 after a major facelift

High Cafe (Moroccan) in High Street

Handsome Burgers in Dominick Street

Hooked in Barna village

Re-opened again in October 2022 - photo coming soon.

Hooked on Henry Street (fish and chips)

Hungry Eyes - Irish / Balkan in Mary Street

Opened December 2023 .... read more

The Huntsman Inn

No longer offering "at home" - this is the hardest Galway restaurant to take a good photo of!

Il Vicolo (Italian) in Bridge Street

Jalan Jalan in Newcastle Rd

Jack Jordan's (fish and chips) in Doughiska Rd

Galway's best chipper.

Kappa-Ya (Japanese) in Middle Street

Kai restaurant and cafe in Sea Rd

Causal-ish dining with a real focus on local, and some great cakes.

Kings Head Bistro

Kashmir (Nepalese and Indian) in Fairhill Rd

Khow Thai (Thai) in Liosbaun.  

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Kumar's Taste of Asia in Spanish Parade

La Collina (Italian) in Salthill

Lane Cafe in Quay Lane

Lana (Thai) in the city-centre

Opened in October 2021 .... read more

Lana (Thai) in Salthill

Magnetto Tratttoria (Italian) in Quay Street

Martines in Quay St

McDonagh's Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway

McSwiggans in Woodquay 

Now featuring Galway's first Oyster Bar

McDonalds - Shop Street

McDonalds - Westside

Mary's Fish on the Monivea Rd ( Briarhill upper industrial)

Menlo Park Hotel in Headford Rd

Milano Pizzeria in the Cornstore

Mizzonis in Eyre Square

Mona Lisa Restaurant (Italian) in Sea Rd

Monroe's Pizza Pizza in Dominic St 

Neo (Thai) in Dock Rd 

Nut Hot Chinese takeaway in Bridge Street 

Osteria Italiana Da Simone (Italian) in St Francis St

Papa Rich Woodquay 

Pasta Factory in Mary St

Park House Restaurant

Pizza Amore

The little Italian that could - this restaurant finally re-opeend after the Covid closedown in the Summer of 2023.

Rouge (French) in Dominick Street Lower

Offering dinner a few evenings each week, from October 2022.

Smash Bird in Dominick Street Lower

Opened in October 2023 .... read more.

Kitchen restaurant at Palas,  Spanish Parade 

Oscars (seafood) in Dominick Street

Oslo (burgers and craft beer)  in Salthill 

Pizza Pasta Napoli in Cross Street 

Prátaí in Shop Street

Quay Street Kitchen in Quay Street

RÉ NAO Chinese Restaurant and Bar

Opened in January 2022 ... read more

Rúibín restaurant and bar on Dock Rd

Salsa Mexican in Abbeygate Street 

Salt 'n Pepper in Salthill

Samyo Asian Food in Salthill

Sangria (South American) in Middle St 

Scotty's Famous Burgers and Wings / American Diner - Cuirt na Corribe, Headford Road

The Seafood Bar at Kirwan's 


Shake Dog (American diner)in Prospect Hill

Sliders bar and Grill 

Opened on 14 July 2020  Read more ...

Speedos in Upper Abbeygate St

Spice India in Fairhill Rd (Dominick Street)

Opened in July 2021 .. read more.

Supermacs Eyre Square

Supermacs in Galway Shopping Centre - Headford Road

Supermacs - Tuam Rd

Supermacs  Cross Street

The Bean Tree vegetarian restaurant in Westside

Thai Garden in Spanish Arch

Tomodachi (Sushi) in Eglinton St

Tomo's Asian Streetfoods 

Opened in early 2022 ... read more 

Tuco's Tacqueria (Mexican) in Upper Abbeygate St

Mexican takeaway in Ireland with halloween decorations in teh front window - pumpkins and skulls

Tulsi (Indian) in Buttermilk Walk

Tummy Time (pizza) in Abbeygate Street

Umbrella Asian Tapas in Middle Street

Venice (Italian) in Abbeygate St

Vinnies (burgers / chipper) previously Dominic St now Munster Ave

Vocho in Forster St

Wa Sushi in New Dock St

Wishbone Wings in Eglinton Street

Woozza Pizzaria restaurant in Middle Street

A city-centre pizza-and-more restaurant, with great taste and a summertime street dining area.

Woozza Pizzaria takeaway on Sea Rd 

The best takeaway pizza in Galway's west-end

Xi'an Street Food in Quay St

       Galway's busiest Asian takeaway

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