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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)
“amuse bouche” (8 reviews)
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Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Twelve Hotel | Barna Coast Rd, Barna, Galway 091, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at the Twelve hotel, and naturally had a dinner meal at West, what a fantastic brilliant time we had. Usually hotel restaurants are not our favourite, but this one exceeded our expectations, it was so well rated we had to try it. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Fionna1allen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have stayed at The Twelve Hotel a few times over the years but we didn't eat at West until now. I shouldn't have waited so long because it's a really fabulous experience, the food looks and tastes great (most important!!) and the service is excellent.

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank MDH_CoClare
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner with my husband. We choose the tasting menu with wine pairing. It was absolutely lovely. It lasts over 2 and a half hours and is def worth the experience. The staff were so friendly and helpful and had a great knowledge...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Sineadmartinloughrea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here as part of a special offer we booked through the hotel. We were given a set menu as part of this. The food was good, with lots of little extras throughout the meal. Starts were ham hock and turnip soup, none stood...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 539gillians
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dining here during our stay in The Twelve and was very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food (with extras!) and friendly and efficient service.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank famwhite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful restaurant well worth a visit. Beautifully prepared food served by consummate professionals in a warm and friendly manner.

Date of visit: November 2018
4  Thank NicolaCurphey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What can i say about this fabulous restaurant .... other than try it as its truly an experience ! Such a talented team of chefs ... but Martin is a genius, very talented and puts so much love into his culinary delights . His imaginitive...More

Date of visit: November 2018
4  Thank CandC1972
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

My Aunt and I ate hear on Sunday night the 28th of October. The food was delicious and beautifully presented on the plate making each dish a feast for eyes and mouth. The servers were very attentive but not intrusive and at all times polite....More

Date of visit: October 2018
4  Thank Widget2014
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Great food and service in a nice location out of town but only downfall was downtown prices, In saying that food and service was excellent

Date of visit: November 2018
4  Thank Maurice O
Reviewed 14 October 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank LouiseJackson93
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5 November 2018|
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Response from Fergusoh | Property representative |
We are closed on Christmas Day. However, you can our Take The Twelve Home organic Christmas dinner picked up from The Twelve Bakery on Christmas Eve. Yum! 091 597076 to order.
27 October 2018|
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Response from hugowolfie | Reviewed this property |
It would be whole but may or may not be on the menu that day depending on catch that day. Price fluctuates. I would recommend the tasting menu which you should book in advance. again that depends on what fresh product is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$40
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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, 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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