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West Restaurant

The Twelve Hotel | Barna Coast Rd, Barna, Galway 091, Ireland
+353 91 597 000
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (10 reviews)
“cote de boeuf” (8 reviews)
“lamb” (17 reviews)
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Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
The Twelve Hotel | Barna Coast Rd, Barna, Galway 091, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is absolutely fantastic, from the venue and decor, to the brilliant service, and lastly to the outstanding food, what an amazing experience. We live locally, and eat downstairs all the time, we couldn’t believe that we had never tried the beautiful restaurant upstairs....More

Thank LouiseJackson93
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, I would like to give a shout-out to Siobhan, who was our waitress on the evening we were there. We seldomly experienced such good service. Siobhan was attentive, friendly and had great recommendations. We received the recommendation for the restaurant from our...More

2  Thank Vizi90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a perfect end to our Ireland experience! We were seated and greeted promptly by Pergal who knew the dishes and wines inside and out. The chef’s teaser of Wagyu tartare with crisp wontons was the kickoff to an excellent dinner. The crab cannelloni starter...More

1  Thank linda r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fine dining restaurant and is absolutely fantastic. Fine dining at its best. A must visit!!

2  Thank Brenmeld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My words will struggle to describe how superb the Tasting Menu Experience was, and how the 6+ courses were absolutely magnificent, both in presentation and taste. Impeccably matched with wine based on your chosen experience package. By some of the best waiting/ sommelier staff I...More

1  Thank Steve G
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for an elegant, intimate, beautiful venue for a special (or not) occasion, The West is the place! From the call to make the reservation (and asking if anyone had any dietary needs), to our friendly greeting by Siobhan, to put attentive...More

2  Thank Maryanne H
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We were greeted by Fergal a young man who also assisted in waiting our table. He is a credit to this establishment. He was professional and also friendly. Our first course was an inovative seaweed and anchovie combination served with a deep fried seaweed wafer...More

2  Thank Bill F
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t fault it! Staff were knowledgeable, friendly and very helpful. Food was exquisite. Ambience was stunning. All in all a great experience.

1  Thank dja874
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Our party of 9 (4 adults and 5 teenagers) enjoyed a delicious dinner and birthday celebration in July. We got the signature dish prime hereford dry aged cote de boeuf for 2 and that was delicious! We had preordered a delicious birthday cake and that...More

1  Thank movesalot
Reviewed 19 August 2018

For our honeymoon, my husband and I decided to stay at the Twelve Hotel while we were visiting Galway. During our check in, we noticed that West restaurant had several awards and amazing reviews, so we decided to give it a try. When we got...More

2  Thank Tanya C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$41
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Twelve Hotel | Barna Coast Rd, Barna, Galway 091, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway  >  Barna
  • Phone Number: +353 91 597 000
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  • This restaurant is at The Twelve Hotel
Award winning Upstairs at WEST restaurant is located in beautiful Barna,Galway on The Wild Atlantic Way in one of the most luxurious boutique hotels, The Twelve. West features innovative dishes that highlight the region and the season's best ingredients. West holds 2 Culinay Rossetes and is noted as a pioneer of the local food movement. Just 10 minutes from Galway City, WEST is very much about wine. One of Ireland's most exciting collections is on display throughout and celebrity wine dinners are a regular feature. Sunday Brunch - #LazySundayAfternoonsWest a must! "Celebrate Food, Celebrate Wine, Celebrate Life"
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