Restaurants

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…
Seafood in Galway City

Sheridans on the Docks

From the talented team behind Sheridans Cheesemongers comes this excellent restaurant in a vintage stone building overlooking a harbour. The menu changes regularly, but dishes, such as cockle beignets, wild sea bass…
Seafood in Galway City

McDonagh's

A trip to Galway isn't complete without a meal here. Divided into two parts, there's a takeaway counter where diners sit elbow to elbow at long communal wooden tables on one side, and a more upmarket restaurant on t…
Pizza in Galway City

Dough Bros

At the time of writing, this bright green outlet was the pop-up home of the travelling wood-fired pizza restaurant that began as a food truck and has made big waves in Galway's dining community for its perfect crust…
Cafe in Galway City

Griffin's

A local institution which, although it's been run by the Griffin family since 1876, remains as fresh as a bun hot out of the oven. The small bakery counter is laden with treats, including great scones. But the real …