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Kirby's of Galway

Cross Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 569 404
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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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 242 reviews

Reviewed today

Booked Kirby's of Galway at short notice and had a most fantastic meal in beautiful surrondings and served by the most wonderful staff. I highly recommend this restaurant and ask for a table upstairs.

Thank GerryM33
Reviewed 2 days ago

Three friends and I thoroughly enjoyed our time in Kirby's. We each had three courses and a myriad of wines by the glass. The food was well presented and tasted divine. Really impressed with this restaurant and I'd highly recommend it. The staff were gracious...More

Thank KerryGirl_14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting Galway just for the night after a long day, Kirby's is just what we needed to rest, relax, and unwind. Good food, friendly hosts, cozy atmosphere all made for a night to remember.

Thank kamr0nm
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Kamr0nm Thank you for taking the time to leave such a kind & heartwarming review! We were particularly pleased to read your lovely comments about our staff & service. We would love to welcome you back again in the future! Best Evie Faulkner

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you find yourself in Galway looking for a great place for dinner, do yourself a favour and visit Kirbys. We were late looking for a place for dinner and a recommendation from a nearby pub sent us there. They were busy and we got...More

Thank GrandTour22117017654
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear GrandTour22117017654, Our sincere thanks for the very kind review of Kirby's Restaurant! We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit, and I will make sure that Hannah recieves your compliments! We hope that you enjoy the rest of your stay in Ireland and should...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this place when I was in Galway for my birthday and what a pleasant surprise! Food was fantastic , really delicious and the service was really some of the best service I have ever had! It really is Irish food at its best...More

Thank Piamh N
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Piamh N, Our sincere thanks for taking the time to leave such a heartwarming review of Kirby's Restaurant! It is always a pleasure to receive words of praise and yours was a joy to read. We were delighted you enjoyed your visit, and we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a one night stay in Galway and booked Kirby’s because of great reviews. It did not disappoint! Food was excellent. We opted for the set menu of 2 courses for €23 although many meals were on a supplement which meant we paid €27...More

Thank 805helenaf
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Helena F, What a lovely review! I was delighted to read that you & yours enjoyed your dining experience here at Kirby's and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Best Evie Faulkner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kirbys was a wonderful experience for our graduation meal with our daughter. The atmosphere was warm, relaxed and friendly. The food was delicious and the menu on offer was great, we all chose different options and each was excellent. We would return at any opportunity....More

Thank Eilis O
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Eilis Thank you for your kind words, and a huge congrats to your daughter on her graduation! I have passed on your lovely review to our staff, and of course, they were delighted! We would love to welcome you & yours back again in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seriously, there was so much seafood in the chowder here, I don’t know how it can only be $8. It was absolutely delicious. I had a sandwich that was also delightful, but the chowder was so good, I didn’t even really want the sandwich. Just...More

Thank Kami B
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kami B, Thank you for the kind review. I was delighted that you enjoyed the chowder, and I have passed on your lovely words to the staff. We would be thrilled to welcome you & yours back again in the future! Best Evie Faulkner

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with very friendly staff served by lauran. Very good value for money and delicious food.More

Thank Lonnicole
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Dear Lonnicole, Thank you for taking the time to leave such kind words We were delighted you enjoyed your visit and have passed on your compliments to Lauran, who was, of course, very pleased with the positive feedback! We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped by for a quick dinner. Sophie served us. Lovely service, and a delicious lamb meal. Highly recommended.More

Thank Sand175
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at Kirby's of Galway, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Dear Sand175, Our sincere thanks for your kind words, We have passed on your review to Sophie, who was delighted, and we are pleased that you enjoyed the Lamb. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future! Thank you for the recommendation, it...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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.
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