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The Galleon Restaurant

210 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 522 963
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (23 reviews)
“chowder” (45 reviews)
“burger” (32 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00 Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
210 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were friendly and efficient. We enjoyed our meals here, chicken curry, fish and chips, steak and stew. The meals were served quickly, good portions and tasty.

Thank MrsBB2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Today we had a late lunch in The Galleon Restaurant, Salthill. After eating fish for the previous 2 days we decided on a Beef dinner. Wow it was just delicious . Staff very friendly , crayons and coloring pages for the children. Overall a very...More

Thank 128pauline2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and the food was delicious with fast serving dessert death by chocolate was amazing can't fault the restaurant

Thank chloemurphy28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was very disappointed after a recent visit. We decided to stop of for lunch. When we arrived we experienced a very unfriendly reception. We both felt this was because we had a baby in a buggy. We were told to wait while they "made...More

1  Thank Kar R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here as a part of an arranged group tour. It's a cute small-ish (larger than it looks, divided into cozier smaller rooms inside) local restaurant in Salthill. Staff were very, very friendly, the atmosphere was fun. Our group arranged and paid for a two-person...More

Thank Traveler_AKC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and i was on our way to stay in The Salthill hotel but popped in for a midday snack!The food and service was both very good!I had chicken and my partner had pasta!Will definately visit again when we,re back in Galway!💚☘

Thank 641charlie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here when visiting our son. Had read many reviews and decided this may be a good location for Sunday Lunch. Very small portion of veg. Potatoes had enough butter to clog my arteries by just looking at them. The beef was ok however lacked...More

Thank G4240OWmarkl
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Stumbled upon this restaurant in Salthill after a long day out. The food was good quality and the service was quick and efficient. Our server Ellen was top rate and made the meal a true experience. Don’t miss the deserts!

Thank kate32015
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely dinner after a long walk on Salthill promenade. Busy restaurant but speedy service with reasonable prices and big enough portions.

1  Thank J. R
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff and comfy nautical style interior. Simple straight forward menu with specials. Our mains and desserts were very tasty and good size. We returned 2 days later for breakfast which was extremely good. Don't pass it by.

Thank CKirbyLimk
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24 October 2016|
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Response from The Galleon R | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for getting in touch, I have only spotted the message, hopefully it is a recent. As we are in our Winter Season, we do not open for Breakfast during the week until 11am and 10 at the weekends. unless it was... More
11 July 2016|
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Response from Esther J | Reviewed this property |
There wasn't a separate vegetarian menu but some things were marked with a 'v'. The staff are very helpful though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 522 963
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Blending the tradition of the old with a feeling for the new, the Galleon has been serving 5 million satisfied customers ever since it opened 45 years ago.An institution in Salthill, it takes pride in its friendly, experienced staff and its newly refurbished premises, to offer you an exceptional dining experience.With our extensive menu, we have something for everyone, be it a fussy child, a meat lover or a gourmet eater with a refined taste. Our scrumptious selection of food includes hearty meats, delicate fish, light salads, creamy pasta and indulgent desserts. We also have gluten- free options for coeliacs and vegetarian specialities.We keep our young guest entertained with crayons and pictures to colour in, while their parents enjoy a relaxing three-course meal. We also cater for parties of up to 30 people in our devoted function room. Whether you come for leisure, to enjoy a tea and scone with friends, or for work, to avail of our free high-speed Wifi.
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