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Cafe Express

32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 567 922
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (23 reviews)
“ciabatta” (6 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee was amazing as always! Staff were Lovely! Lovely friendly barista put a little bear on top of my friends coffee...too cute! Really nice food also! Always too full for desert!!! Reasonable price!

Thank Grace C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I both ordered a blueberry muffin and tea. Mine looked quite different to hers. She said hers was lovely, mine was quite heavy in texture more like a scone than a muffin. Anyway it was edible. The english breakfast tea was nice....More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to sit outside and take in Eyre Square on a weekend morning. We had the full Irish and scrambled eggs, both earned high praise. Lovely coffee also and great service (didn't get the waitress' name unfortunately, she was young and Irish).

Thank Niall H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coffee & Muffin good but cleanliness just a bit suspect,could have done with one of staff keeping tabs underneath tables especially outside

Thank james_sIreland
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Seriously the best coffee you can get 8n Galway but in the smaller cafe express in shop street. Great staff,magnificent coffee,atmosphere,just everything. Ivona is the best barista you'll come across.

Thank Joey J
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Love this place, but for a sandwich and a cuppa - for coffee lovers I would recommend the smaller cafe on Shop Street. For me the coffee tastes better (eyre sq seems quit sharp/ bitter in comparison but if you like that then thats the...More

Thank Alteregobetty
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Coffee was good, service was a little slow and atmosphere was ok. Breakfasts looked good and they do offer outside seating.

Thank Peronna
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

As the irish weather Kicked in, we found a cosy place to hide from the heavy rain. We ordered a good old "Full Breakfast" and we we're suprised how good it was! because we had very "special" breakfasts before;) It has also very good healthy...More

Thank andreas g
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Finally a caffé that serves real Italian cappuccinos and lattés and not from an automated machine . They serve delicious Lavazza coffee and great pain au chocolat and croissants . I was in Galway two days and I had breakfast and late evening coffee every...More

Thank getawaygirl122017
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I loved visiting Cafe Express but left tonight dissatisfied.It must have new owners I ordered Americano and tiramisu .Coffee was weak left most of it but the tiramisu came in an ugly square bowl covered in too much coco and a very bland and tiny...More

Thank manusflynn
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5 April 2015|
Response from EricFurey | Property representative |
Hi Rayburger, Thank you for taking the time to write to us, your positive feedback is much appreciated. Our bread is an organic ciabatta from Coolfin Gardens Organic Bakery. We hope to see you again soon. Kind... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 567 922
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