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The Seafood Bar @ Kirwan's

Kirwan's Lane, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 568 266
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (62 reviews)
“seafood” (105 reviews)
“sea bass” (40 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Kirwan's Lane, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved this restaurant. We didn't book but were offered a seat at the bar which we were more than happy with. Food was absolutely delicious from the bread (of which they generously brought us a second portion) to the steak and hake mains. Some...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Galway and Kirwans Lane, as it was then, 12 years ago and had a fantastic meal. Wind the clock forward to yesterday. We're back in Galway for the first time since 2006 for a rugby match and we've suggested that some of our friends...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ian_Stanworth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We here Saturday the 5th January. Staff are very friendly, place has a great ambiance, food is excellent. Couldn’t say anything bad about the place.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank paulY9005PL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked a table for 2 at this restaurant for dinner. Our expectations were high when we arrived. We ordered a bottle of wine (which was very expensive for what it was and watched our waitress slip it all over the table...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank doneitalready
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking forward to this meal based on the pictures of the food on trip advisor. The linguine has some excellent seafood but the pasta was over cooked and served with far too much butter. Sea bass was very good but again had too...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank tonyfrancom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the service to the food was exceptional would recommend a evening there, they also own two more restaurants but did not have time to try

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dideller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of eating here over the weekend. Food is absoloutely delicious, staff are so helpful and the ambiance with the jazz duo is just lovely!! A gem in Galway city!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank annakQ1821KA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I hadn’t eaten here in years (not from Galway). We were absolutely delighted with our meal from the starters of scallops and prawns to the delicious monkfish and topped off with the chocolate taster plate - everything was fab! We will be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AntoOFlah
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

I had not eaten here for some time as on a previous occasion both myself and my aunt had been disappointed by the standard of food, however I had a lovely light lunch here with my father recently. The service was very good, food was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Widget2014
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

We had our Xmas party dinner in Kirwans recently. Only 2 mins walk from our hotel off Quay Street on cold winters night so ideal location. Lovely restaurant and friendly staff . Food was excellent & all of our party were highly complimentary of overall...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kirwan's Lane, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 568 266
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