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13 New Dock Street, Galway H91 ET1W, Ireland
+353 91 895 850
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (34 reviews)
“bento” (13 reviews)
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Sushi, Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
13 New Dock Street, Galway H91 ET1W, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice enough Japanese food and drink in this place. Some nice selections of Japenese teas, deserts and bento sets as well. A nice little Japanese cafe this down near the docks area of Galway city to chill out in any time of year when you...More

Thank dannycillumini
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Fabulous restaurant, delightful staff. The quality of fare is consistently outstanding. SENSATIONAL sushi and nigiri, and the chef's special Japanese Snickers desert.

Thank Collymann
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This small restaurant is a true Galway gem. My partner and I eat here at least 3 times a week. The food here is a joy. The Fish is always sparkling fresh and served with a smile. Yoshimis is always kind and generous and her...More

2  Thank thomas_walsh_galway
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This place was recommended in our guidebook and we were excited to try it out, but we ended up getting a horrible case of food poisoning. Would not recommend

Thank Sofia P
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I love this place. Hadn't been in awhile and just decided to go on the spur of the moment. I didn't recognise any of the staff from before, they are all so good looking here. And what was a nice touch was that there was...More

3  Thank KrisMurphy90
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Love Wa Café. Their sushi and their bento boxes are always beautifully presented and SO tasty. Really reasonable too.

2  Thank Sage86
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Me and my girlfriend ate here yesterday, the food was delicious and the staff were so warm, friendly and made us feel really welcome, the chef even came out and started talking to us, who was really friendly too! will be back for sure ,...More

2  Thank David A
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We loved this place. Weren't sure what to expect so always a real treat when you get a great meal. Staff were really nice & helpful. Loved the sushi. Savoury desserts! Great value. Highly recommend

2  Thank joeodonovan
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

As per many of the review this is an excellent Japanese restaurant. Decor tres simple hence why cafe and not resto. Food and staff superb.

1  Thank philippebY7716ZT
Reviewed 25 December 2016

This is a great lovely restaurant - I particularly like it because it offers some vegan options which are clearly marked on the menu. The waiter who served us was so friendly and we had a great chat with him.

2  Thank Rebecca C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 New Dock Street, Galway H91 ET1W, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 895 850
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