Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Roundstone

O'Dowd's

This well-worn, comfortable old pub hasn't lost any of its authenticity since it starred in the 1997 Hollywood flick The Matchmaker. Specialities at its adjoining restaurant include seafood sourced off the old stone…
Top Choice Cafe in Galway City

McCambridge's

The long-running food hall here has some superb prepared salads, hot foods and other more exotic treats. Create the perfect picnic or enjoy your pickings at the tables out front. All high ceilings, blond wood and b…
Top Choice Asian in Galway City

Asian Tea House

Decorated with pan-Asian motifs, rattan seats and bamboo lampshades, this seductively lit restaurant is a delight from start to finish. Dishes, well-executed and full of MSG-free flavour, range from Malaysian to Tha…
Top Choice Deli in Galway City

Sheridans Cheesemongers

Sheridans Cheesemongers is aromatic with the superb local and international cheeses and other deli items, many from the Mediterranean. Its real secret, however, is up a narrow flight of stairs. Sample from a huge wi…
Top Choice Seafood in Galway City

Oscar's

Galway's best seafood restaurant is just west of the tourist bustle. The long and ever-changing menu has a huge range of local specialities, from shellfish to white fish (which make some superb fish and chips), with…
Top Choice Modern Irish in Galway City

Aniar

Deeply committed to the flavours and food producers of Galway and West Ireland, Aniar wears its Michelin star with pride. There's no fuss, however. The casual spring-green dining area is a relaxed place to taste fro…
Top Choice Cafe in Galway City

Kai Cafe

This fantastic cafe on happening Sea Rd is a delight, whether for a coffee, portions of West Coast Crab or Roscommon hogget and glasses of Galway Hooker Sixty Knots IPA in a relaxed, casual, wholesome and rustic din…
Top Choice Seafood in Clifden

Mitchell's

Seafood takes centre stage at this elegant spot. From a velvety chowder right through a long list of ever-changing and inventive specials, the produce of the surrounding waters is honoured. The wine list does the fo…
Top Choice Modern Irish in Killary Harbour

Blackberry Cafe

Connemara smoked salmon, chunky chowder and oysters (€20 per dozen) are some of the treats on offer all day at this smart wood-floored gem of a cafe in the centre of Leenane with water views. At night, dinners are m…
Top Choice European in Inishmór

Bayview Restaurant

A short walk west from the pier, this excellent restaurant is a modern, light-filled environment that's decorated with local art and offering a delectable menu capturing impressive Latin flair, thanks to the Guatama…