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Il Folletto Ristorante

8 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 566 066
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“bruschetta” (34 reviews)
“pizza” (68 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Outstanding night out with 2 friends. Girls night couldn’t be any better! Service and food super! Great pizza, fab house wine. Thoroughly enjoyed our evening. We were the last to leave!

1  Thank Voyager47981148826
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This quaint Italian restraunt is a little gem in the heart of Galway. I enjoyed a lovely meal with friends, the pasta dishes are exceptional, empty plates all round. The specials are exceptional, truly authentic Italian cuisine. Great food(and wine) is complimented by excellent service,...More

2  Thank Sally C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two of us shared a charcuterie cheeseboard with a selection of cured and dried meats and some delicious cheese too. Complimentary bread was served and we shared the house merlot.

1  Thank Waquel R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

In Galway for the College Open Day in October,and decided to leave the car at NUIG and take a stroll into Galway.The outside menu board caught my eye with a pizza/pasta & drink lunch special for €10. We sat outside in the little front terrace...More

1  Thank claire122015
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Loved this little Italian restaurant for the great meal, wonderful service, and cozy comfortable seating.

Thank J G
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Lucky at dinner time to take our group of six. Very good food and service. Being from New Jersey I know my pizza, this was a good thin crust pizza. Thank You Milena

1  Thank fishermen66
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit to I’ll Folletto. The food and service were great and it is a lovely restaurant. I had a thin crust pizza and my husband had the calzone. We both really enjoyed our meals. On a side note, my husband left his...More

1  Thank Storyteller435478
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

First of all, too many tables are squished up against each other. It made us feel like we were eating with the people around us. Secondly, the Ravioli portion was very small. It is a dinner main course and there were about 7 small ravioli...More

2  Thank MMTravelTogether
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

“Wait to be seated” sign as a decoration. None came to seat us, we went in by ourselves and sat on a table. We ordered twice the same dish, the first was a wrong order, the second was uncorked: raw seafood!!! For the kids we...More

2  Thank Derwass
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We were here during a busy lunch period. We should have checked reviews but were looking for somewhere nice to eat; drink and listen to the buskers. This place looked nice but we were shown to a table inside. We thought that would be fine...More

1  Thank travellingbuzz
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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, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
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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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