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Kirby's of Galway

Cross Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 569 404
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (22 reviews)
“duck” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Cross Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked into the restaurant with a group of five to be greeted promptly with fantastic service. The food is delicious and the 3 courses for €25 was amazing value with such delicious food. All the staff were incredibly professional and extremely helpful. The bar downstairs...More

Thank niamhnutty
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Niamhnutty Many thanks for the kind words in your recent review. I was thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience here at Kirby's Restaurant. Reading such a glowing review is always rewarding and I will be sure to pass on your feedback to...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We arranged a dinner for 35 family and friends in Kirbys. As you can imagine, we were concerned about trying to arrange a booking for such a large group of people! But from the moment we booked Kirbys the management and staff were so helpful...More

Thank helenskirrane
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Helen, Aisling and Claire, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a heartwarming review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed all avenues of what we have to offer, and reading kind words such as your own really does make all...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend Kirby’s!! Wonderful atmosphere and absolutely delicious food! The hostess, wait staff, and bartenders were all incredibly kind and very attentive. We came here on our last night in the country and they gave our entire family a round of complimentary drinks to celebrate!!More

Thank azottiTN
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear AzottiTN, Thank you very much for taking to time to leave such a lovely review of Kirby's Restaurant! I was particularly pleased upon reading your comments about our staff and service as this is certainly an area that we take great pride in, I...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018

During our time in Galway, we liked this restaurant so much the first time we ate here, we returned the next night for another wonderful meal. Linda was our server both evenings, and what a terrific job she does. Efficient, prompt, and professional while being...More

Thank Cattleman007
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear Cattleman 007, I am delighted to hear that we could assist in an enjoyable evening here in Kirby's. I have passed on your heartwarming message to Linda, who will be thrilled with the positive feedback. I will also be sure to pass your kind...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

After a long weekend in Galway we decided to finish our fantastic weekend with dinner at Kirby’s in Cross Street Galway When we arrived the place was bustling, every table taken and everyone enjoying the craic. The food did not disappoint Goats Cheese with Walnuts...More

Thank Michaeldbelfast
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Dear Michaeldbelfast, Thank you for your kind words, your heartwarming feedback is a pleasure to read! I will be sure to pass this on to Linda & Elliott who will be thrilled. If you find yourself in Galway again in the future, we would love...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I joined a group of 15 for a meal here. We had a choice of appetizer, entree and dessert. Everything was perfect. Very friendly and efficient staff, amazing service and the food was top notch. I had the Stuffed chicken breast with...More

Thank Colleen B
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear Colleen, Many thanks for the lovely review! Needless to say I was delighted to read such kind words, particularly in relation to our staff & our service. I will be sure to pass your kind word on to the team in the kitchen, We...More

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

the food was absolutely delicious and the environment was perfect for an evening out. so glad we were picked!More

Thank metaliciouschick79
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear Metaliciouschick79, Many thanks for the kind words in your recent review. I was thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience here at Kirby's Restaurant. Reading such a glowing review is always rewarding and I will be sure to pass on your feedback to...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

As soon as we went in Linda the waitress made us feel very welcome. The food is plentiful and cooked to perfection, a good wine list and a relaxing atmosphere. Dont take my word go find out yourself.More

Thank smurf43
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Dear Smurf43, A huge thanks for taking the time to leave such a kind review. It is always a great pleasure to receive such a positive feedback and reviews such as your own make all we do here all the more rewarding. I have passed...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

Visited here with friends for dinner. We were on early sitting at 6.30pm. We were first seated upstairs in the restaurant. Selected potato cake with crab meat as a shared starter and it was lovely. For mains we had selected venison, and were very disappointed...More

Thank VodkaHelen
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear VodkaHelen, Many thanks for the kind words in your recent review! It is always a pleasure to read that our hard work is appreciated, and I will be sure to pass this on to our team here in Kirby's. You are absolutely right -...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner out with my boyfriend we had the very nifty for €20.50 (2 courses and a free drink). A brilliant deal. I had the spicy chicken tagliatelle and my boyfriend had the roast chicken it was divine. Our waitress Linda couldn’t do...More

Thank Becky K
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Becky K, Thank you for your kind words. We have had a huge success with our 'Very Nifty at €20.50', and your heartwarming feedback is a pleasure to read! I will be sure to pass this on to Linda who will be thrilled. The...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cross Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 569 404
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Description
Kirbys offer a relaxed dining experience in modern surrounds. Savour the best of local produce cooked with a modern twist. An extensive wine list is available with and emphasis on New World wines. Assured of a warm and friendly welcome and value for money, Kirbys is the ideal venue for a night out with friends or when celebrating that special occasion. Kirbys also caters for Corporate lunches and dinners as well as Christmas parties. A variety of seating arrangements are available from Banquette seating to smaller tables for more intimate dining, muted lighting and walnut and cream tones create and inviting and relaxing dining experience.
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