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High Cafe

2 High Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 532 648
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tagine” (25 reviews)
“skewers” (13 reviews)
“pizza” (37 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 High Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friend I stopped by for a meal. We had goat cheese salad, falafel, and lamb tangine. We ate it ALL! Amazing quality of food. Does not service alcohol but you can order a drink at a bar downstairs and bring it up no problem! Would...More

1  Thank Katie B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Called in here for a bit of lunch recently. Great to see that the food is still as good as ever and still very reasonably priced. Lovely that you can bring your own wine too. Helps keep overall cost down when you're just out for...More

1  Thank oflahertyr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place if you like to wait for >1 hour for your food. And they will not know what took it so long. 👍

Thank Pontus L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

New menu but food is even better than before!! Friendly and attentive service. Very helpful and polite. Ate with a group of 9 and absolutely everyone really enjoyed the food and everyone said that they will come back again soon. I had the prawn tagatelli...More

1  Thank Kira S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed lunch at Hugh Cafe. Reasonable prices, the services was very good and the food was fantastic with a wide variety of options. Would recommend

1  Thank Efthymia91
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Don’t be put off by outside appearances. This is a hidden gem & food superb. Skewers delicious!! Value for money & friendly staff. Will be back next time in Galway.

1  Thank pumpkin31
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We were tired of the typical Irish food and had heard great things about the High Cafe so we gave it a try and boy did they live up to our expectations. The Lamb Tangi was flavorful and beautifully presented. The Ham Carbonara was creamy...More

1  Thank Derek W
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Recently had a great value meal here with gang of friends .. great tasty food and bring your own bottle in place ..can also get pints from pub downstairs so would recommend it as an alternative to some of the other restaurants in the area...More

1  Thank MirEnright
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Such a fab place! The set menu is serious value and the food is divine. The garlic breads are super varied for a change and are seriously good. Myself and my friend both got the Baked Chicken Penne which was fabulous. Literally our only complaint...More

1  Thank Cala1010
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Excellent food, very caring and communicative staff who could tell us anything we needed to know about the menu. The food was excellent - any of the parts of the menu cou.d be mixed or amended. We tried the Tagine dishes. Excellent. We have been...More

1  Thank artosuilleabhain
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 High Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 532 648
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