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The Galleon Restaurant

210 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 522 963
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (26 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
210 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent Restaurant we have been dining there for over 20 years .We have always been pleased with with our meal . Excellent food and very reasonable. priceed .Staff are very hospitable and always have time for a chat..Best place in Salthill.

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Thank Kathleen O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My partner and I visited here last Sunday afternoon 7th January 2018. We have been regular Customers for 35 years. We went home very disappointed and will never eat here again. Why ? The food was bland and tasteless. I had deep-fried plaice and my...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eat here quite regularly especially if i dont want to cook. Handy to pop into after a day in the office. A good decent dinner, no frills. Good menu choices at a reasonable price. Always busy with locals which is a good sign. If your...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was good and service was excellent. Good choice on the menu. Good portions too. Staff were attentive but not intrusive.

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Thank faithfulls
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing service and food. Homemade good size portions. Stayed in Galway for 3 days and went everyday. If you find fault there's something wrong. The fish and chips are mouthwatering.

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Thank karen h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Death by chocolate is what always brings me back here. The dinner has always been delicious too. Very consistent

Thank Gaillimh1122
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Galleon was recommended by our nearby accommodation and did not let this recommendation down. Providing a pleasant dining environment, the wait-staff were excellent. The menu is Irish-based, has a wide range of dishes and offered good value. As a coeliac there was a good...More

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we eat here quite a bit its a very restaurant right throughout the day so its adviseable to book or else you will be in along queue especially during the summer months the food is excellent with something for everybodys taste buds the staff are...More

Thank esmcdermott1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived here on a busy lunchtime, and they had no problem finding a seat for us, the staff were lovely and very courteous to an elderly relative we had with us, this meant alot. The food was gorgeous

Thank 457AntoinetteH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Galleon can be busy but the food is great, decent portions, and the service is good. They cater well for kids although we miss the gold coins given after dinner! Would deffinatly recommend for dults and families alike

Thank Sophie1025
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25 October 2016|
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Response from The Galleon R | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for getting in touch, I have only spotted the message, hopefully it is a recent. As we are in our Winter Season, we do not open for Breakfast during the week until 11am and 10 at the weekends. unless it was... More
12 July 2016|
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Response from Esther J | Reviewed this property |
There wasn't a separate vegetarian menu but some things were marked with a 'v'. The staff are very helpful though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 522 963
  • E-mail
Blending the tradition of the old with a feeling for the new, the Galleon has been serving 5 million satisfied customers ever since it opened 45 years ago.An institution in Salthill, it takes pride in its friendly, experienced staff and its newly refurbished premises, to offer you an exceptional dining experience.With our extensive menu, we have something for everyone, be it a fussy child, a meat lover or a gourmet eater with a refined taste. Our scrumptious selection of food includes hearty meats, delicate fish, light salads, creamy pasta and indulgent desserts. We also have gluten- free options for coeliacs and vegetarian specialities.We keep our young guest entertained with crayons and pictures to colour in, while their parents enjoy a relaxing three-course meal. We also cater for parties of up to 30 people in our devoted function room. Whether you come for leisure, to enjoy a tea and scone with friends, or for work, to avail of our free high-speed Wifi.
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