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Cafe Express

32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 567 922
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (22 reviews)
“porridge” (3 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafe Express is a very busy cafe in the heart of Galway city with very efficient, friendly and helpful staff. Whether it be a cup of coffee or a full meal, one feels very welcome in this cosy establishment. The food is excellent and the...More

Thank aecmorgan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there once and I have a Hot chocolate and it was looking very good but it wasn't as hot as I thought it should be. It's week located and there is this outside area. I also had a cheesecake that was too sweet...More

Thank Carolina D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Today I visited Cafe Express on Shop St. My experience here was exquisite. The food was second to none and our waiter Conor was so courteous and ready to help at any moment. The service was very fast and you can taste the quality of...More

1  Thank O Neill C
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I stopped there with my family. We ordered two Espresso’s and a Capuccino. Good quality and excellent location.

Thank Adrià T
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Came here a couple of times over a space of a week for breakfast and it was always good. Friendly staff. Would recommend

Thank JazOnTour
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I had a soup and sandwich here a while ago, I found it a bit expensive and not so special for the price. Considering where it located there are much better options nearby

Thank jamesozzie
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Used to love this place. The pasta is bland very little to no sauce. I never know when its closing they seem to close early if its quite around town too many times I walked in for nothing. However great coffee I've never gotten a...More

Thank Dean F
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

My French student Mahomn and her border collie dog enjoyed sitting outside, under the canopy ,while many passers-by, greeted Nice, as she is only 6 months old,and lives to be rubbed.We had a very good meal for 25 Euros between us with special offers on...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Last week I stayed overnight in Galway with my family, as I've been in this place I went both day. I decided to jump for lunch, we had soup, salad, sandwich , teas and coffee for me. Food was alright, Soup and coffee was great....More

Thank Mukesh P
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Stopped at this restaurant on my way to an engagement in Galway, and had the pleasure of stopping here for breakfast, would recommend the service, it was excellent, but the food that I ordered, was totally bland, and I wouldn't recommend having the porridge, that...More

Thank Philip Matthew O
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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$3 - US$23
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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