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The Quays Restaurant

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 87 289 8344
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
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“irish pub” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 429 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were on a break for a few days and stumbled across this restaurant. What a fantastic expierence we had and we highly recommend this restaurant to anyone coming to Galway for a nice bit of food in a cosy restaurant setting. We were greeted...More

Thank JamesWilliam210
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here recently. The upside is it was a cold, wet day and I got a seat by the turf fire, plus the service was polite and friendly. The downside was the food, very average and I wouldn't recommend.

Thank The_road5
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Never have I ever got such bad food in my life! Everything was frozen. We ordered and 5 minutes later our starters were out, 3 mins after we finished our starters out main came the mains. Fish was frozen, steak was cheap and unseasoned. They...More

Thank Sarah O
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Without doubt the quays cannot be missed when visiting galway great bar staff and lively entertainment .

Thank KerryDirector
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is one of the most popular places in Galway. The food is good and the music is usually quite good. Try to catch performances by Greg Cotter and Mary Flanagan. They are the real thing. Great Irish music!

Thank GaryCornelius
Reviewed 15 December 2017

While the food and drinks are just fine, I've had no complaints with either, I think the thing I like the most about The Quays is the architecture and the atmosphere. It is a very popular pub so getting a seat for dinner without a...More

Thank Sanquhar04
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We were very happy we ended up at The Quay for dinner on our first night in Galway. It is a very lively place with fantastic live music! The bar upstairs is quite crowded but you'll be able to grab a Guinness pretty quickly and...More

Thank travelbug669
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

The Quays is such an iconic Galway pub renown for great music and atmosphere but would not eat there again. Had chicken curry and rice yesterday and it was awful, don't want to get descriptive than that, totally disappointed.

Thank LancashirelassGalway
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Called in at lunch time for coffee and decided to call back that evening for dinner. We where not disappointed . Staff where very friendly and knew everything about the menu. The bar is a maze of floors with lots of very interesting areas, well...More

Thank Familyman1961
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We ate our lunch at The Qauys, this pub has a great atmosphere and appears to be an ideal venue for a night out. Service - 5 - Friendly, quick, helpful service with no complaints. Complimentary water was a nice touch. Food - 4 -...More

Thank Martz4040
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 87 289 8344
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