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Il Folletto Ristorante

) #101 of 362 Restaurants in Galway €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
8 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 566 066
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (33 reviews)
“pizza” (58 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
8 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 367 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not a great place to eat, average food... the prices are high for the quality you get. Examples; charged us 1.50 euro for chilli flakes to be added to pasta. I'd suggest trying somewhere else.

1  Thank Kurt K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had beautiful dinner at this nice restaurant. I had garganelli al funghi and my wife gnocchi sorrentino. Both pastas delicious!!!!!! Staff very friendly, nice drinks also non alcohol beer available what was great for me. Great place to eat or for...More

2  Thank Epi N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was a bit disorganized, but polite nevertheless. My wife had the stuffed calamari, which she disliked. My risotto was decent, not spectacular, but above average. The pizzas looked good, though. I guess that is what we should have chosen!

Thank Jose K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

WTF. Food was subpar-- who has pizza margarita sans tomato or buffalo mozzarella ?? Yuck!!. Avoid this restaurant and choose one that offers quality food. NE VER EAT HERE.

1  Thank S T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here twice in one week as the food is just to die for! Pasta and pizza dishes are so Tasty and all freshly made. You can tell straight away this is a great restuarant once we stepped in the doors and our 2...More

Thank cushy01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pizza was excellent. Service was top-notch. May wife had the prawns and mussels appetizer and it was a generous portion with excellent flavored sauce. The kids loved their pasta kids meal. Very kids friendly. Good solid wine menu. Highly recommend!

1  Thank William U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

"Little Italy" in the heart of Galway. The place to go if you appreciate a propper italian meal. Gluteen free friendly as well.

1  Thank Tomas J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Italian pizzas , nice and polite staff and good prices! Would definitely come back 👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼

1  Thank Laurakj96
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting Galway we stopped in at Il Folletto. We ordered a pizza and some wine. We ate outside so we could do a little people watching. Food was excellent and the service was fast. Much like other restaurants in Ireland, we had to search...More

Thank Jeffrey B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice, small restaurant, located in city centre, I have been there few time and it s been always nice expierence. I really recommend lasagne- it s my favoritue one. Also staff is really nice, friendly and helpful. So if you are looking for a nice...More

Thank Dori18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 566 066
  • E-mail
Italian restaurant, offering a wide range of authentic pastas and pizzas, steaks, veal and fresh fish dishes. Were cater for large groups with a private dining area. We are situated in the heart of Galway's latin quarter on Quay street. We have outside terrace dining area. Children's menu available.
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