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West Restaurant

The Twelve Hotel | Barna Coast Rd, Barna, Galway 091, Ireland
+353 91 597 000
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (7 reviews)
“cote de boeuf” (7 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (6 reviews)
Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
The Twelve Hotel | Barna Coast Rd, Barna, Galway 091, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the Best Tasting menus I have had in a long time. Menus changes weekly . We had the wine tasting with the meal and each of the 4 wines were superb. from oysters with cavaier to trio of lamb . monkfish wrapped in...More

2  Thank hugowolfie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a full three course menu with wine , fabulous food, relaxed atmosphere, great service. They realised it was my birthday by connecting our reservation to the room and without anyone asking gave us a glass of rose each to finish off the meal,...More

2  Thank leftofthestage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Inventive takes on classic dishes, good portions, excellent service, perfect wine choices to complement the meal. We couldn’t have asked for more. This was one of my favorite meals of all time.

2  Thank ChristyMorgan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal, skipped starters and went straight to mains, had the highly recommend cote de boeuf for 2 and I know why now, delicious and perfect to share, dessert lovely and service was excellent

2  Thank Corkvtipp
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary with dinner here and were very happy we did. The service and desserts were first rate, the wines were well selected by the staff, and the mains were very nice.

3  Thank MickChT
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I brought my parents to the West restaurant while on a trip to the west of Ireland. The place looks lovely, we had a big comfy table for the four of us. We basically had everything: cocktails (all great, including mine which...More

3  Thank Alessia B
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We were a party of 15 and were excellently catered for both in terms of food and service. I had the smoked ham hock with razor clams and a gorgeous dashi sauce followed by hogget done in three ways. Everyone's spirits were raised by the...More

2  Thank OMeachair
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I met friends for dinner here last night. We LOVED everything about this restaurant from the moment we stepped into the beautiful leather lift! The ambiance in the restaurant is lovely, thanks to lovely soft lighting and fabulous dark wood interiors. I...More

2  Thank Lorna362
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Food is consistently amazing - it is so different and unusual , best idea is to trust the chef and have the tasting menu - stunning!! The whole atmosphere is friendly and relaxed and it is a delightful experience.More

3  Thank Marian T
Fergusoh, Owner at West Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Marian, Thank you very much for your wonderful review. Thank you also for placing your trust in The Chef and Sommelier. We put a lot of passion and skill into our tasting menus. They reflect the very best of our wonderful region. We are so...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

We have eaten downstairs at the Twelve before and really enjoyed it, but we were given a gift voucher as a present and decided to use it upstairs to try out West. We were very warmly greeted by staff and offered a choice of seating...More

5  Thank d00dle2017
Fergusoh, Owner at West Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you Doodle for your lovely review. It makes us feel very proud to read such lovely words and it is inspiring. As a result, We will try even harder to exceed every expectation of our guests. Our goal is to truly ensure everyone gets...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$41
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Twelve Hotel | Barna Coast Rd, Barna, Galway 091, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway  >  Barna
  • Phone Number: +353 91 597 000
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  • This restaurant is at The Twelve Hotel
Award winning Upstairs at WEST restaurant is located in beautiful Barna,Galway on The Wild Atlantic Way in one of the most luxurious boutique hotels, The Twelve. West features innovative dishes that highlight the region and the season's best ingredients. West holds 2 Culinay Rossetes and is noted as a pioneer of the local food movement. Just 10 minutes from Galway City, WEST is very much about wine. One of Ireland's most exciting collections is on display throughout and celebrity wine dinners are a regular feature. Sunday Brunch - #LazySundayAfternoonsWest a must! "Celebrate Food, Celebrate Wine, Celebrate Life"
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