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Lighthouse Cafe

8 Abbeygate Street Upper, Galway H91 PWX9, Ireland
+353 87 352 0198
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Cafe, European, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Abbeygate Street Upper, Galway H91 PWX9, Ireland
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

I'm not vegetarian but have never failed to enjoy the food here. It's fresh colourful and very tasty. Staff very pleasant.

Thank Jora611
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Ate here on a recent trip to Galway and would highly recommend. Produce is great, choice for vegans as well as veggies, proper nutritious options across the menu, no processed junk in sight:) Had a brownie for dessert which was yum.

Thank HomeInAbag
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

My mam and I are both Vegan and got a relish lunch/ dinner here. I got an oat milk cappuccino and a vegetable, hummus and Thani open sandwich on sourdough, my mam got the same. Food was delicious as was the coffee. I also got...More

Thank Hazel D
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Wanted to try this place for so long. Went in today with my husband and 2 year old little girl. Really good tasty food and coffee. Family friendly too 😀. Will be back again

Thank CiaraG091
Reviewed 8 October 2017

For lunch, good food in the menu, good atmosphere, good desserts Vegan friendly in the city centre. From soup to desserts, and the daily burger or curry are always good options!

Thank Carlos S
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I like cooking, and am vegetarian, but I just *love* the combinations of flavours ad textures that comes on every plate of food -- the recipes used really are good (indeed I take inspiration every time go here). The only draw-back is that it's wee,...More

Thank PatrickNewtown
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Had the most amazing veggie burger. It was exceptional exquisite even the best I've ever had. The plate was a rich canvas of colour as burger came with a delicious array of salad. I cannot wait to go back

Thank Eanna M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Food was EXCELLENT! Highly recommended! Great to see vegetarian restaurants doing well. The vegan hot chocolate with marshmallows is a MUST!

1  Thank Sacred_Tatewari
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Healthy, super yummy vegan food made by expert chefs who are skilled at creating delicious, hearty flavours with plants. I ate here every day & was always satisfied! So flavourful! Perfectly seasoned & caringly prepated; elegant I'd say. Relaxed dining atmosphere in the heart of...More

1  Thank HapsMapes
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Had the salad special with tofu here today. The quality and preparation were excellent. Beet paté, out of this world. The hummus was some of the best I've had. The tofu was really tasty and sliced thin for extra flavour. And the staff are absolutely...More

1  Thank Sean L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Abbeygate Street Upper, Galway H91 PWX9, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 87 352 0198
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