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La Salsa - CLOSED

6 Mainguard Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 539 700
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
4 Mar 2015
“I never leave Galway without stopping here "2nd Review”
15 Feb 2015
“Disappointed Regular”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, American, Latin, International, Spanish
6 Mainguard Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 5 March 2015

As titled I always stop here while in Galway. Im from Sligo and we really need a Mexican here, its so much different than the normal food available. The Quesadillas are really nice, they have quirky upstairs seating, the staff are nice and the food...More

1  Thank 00steels
Reviewed 16 February 2015

After eating here many times over the years I was very disappointed on a recent visit to abbeygate street La Salsa. Had a philly cheese steak burrito with taco fries. The sauce on the fries was very watery not thick like it used to be....More

1  Thank 1988MM
Reviewed 20 November 2014

La salsa is a place where I first tried a quesadilla, it's Mexican cuisine brought to Ireland, from what I've heard the family were running a Mexican in the states for years and brought the business over to Ireland, it shows because they really know...More

1  Thank 00steels
Reviewed 30 September 2014

La Salsa became part of a weekly diet when i was in college in Galway and now 8 years later it's still a must every time i'm back. best Quesadilla i've ever had. Chicken Taco fries that are second to none. Lovely friendly environment. Used...More

1  Thank Seán C
Reviewed 29 March 2014

Nice food and everything but pricey, little choice to customize your meal, like in burritos and such, you don't see it made in front of you like you would in Boojum or el burrito, seems to be the go to place since it opens late...More

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 17 January 2014 via mobile

I had never eaten a Mexican food attempt that tasted less like actual Mexican food. It is not the worst but it is certainly not amongst the places I would recomend

Thank Isabel G
Reviewed 25 November 2013

This is perfect comfort food. Really big portions and all the food is made to order. Friendly helpful staff and good value menu. Would definitely come here again. More of a place to get takeaways rather then sit down in there.

Thank Voilareally
Reviewed 10 October 2013

I usually like La Salsa as long as its from the Mary St., branch - unfortunately when you order from Just Eat it comes from the Mainguard St., branch. Obviously there is different staff in each but maybe they should consult on the menu. It...More

Thank KerryGirleen
Reviewed 12 June 2013

What can I say, I love this place, I eat here all the time, i actually get withdrawl pangs if I don't get here once a week. Ahhh! Chicken Quesadillas unbelievable !

Thank chris o
Reviewed 24 May 2013 via mobile

Not the best mexican food . Really simple .easy dishes you could make at home' had a beef burito meal it was bland,my wife had a chicken tosdado meal that she seemed to enjoy . Would try elsewhere before i'd go back. La salsa ....More

Thank lenny04
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Mainguard Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 539 700
La Salsa is Galway's best known Mexican restaurant. It’s in the heart of Galway’s pedestrian area. Serving California-style Mexican food, get everything from quesadillas to burritos.We also have a large range of vegetarian and vegan options available
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