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Kappa Ya

€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Middle Street Mews 4 Middle Street | Mews, Galway, Ireland
+353 86 354 3616
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tempura” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (14 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Middle Street Mews 4 Middle Street | Mews, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely little Japanese Restaurant in the heart of Galway. Very nice food always cooked fresh and in view to the customer. The best of resh fish always sourced locally. The atmosphere is very nice and I would highly recommend this restaurant to...More

Thank keague2005
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time here, and I must say quite impressed, Sushi fresh and very tasty. Small restaurant, with only 7/8 tables, yet a nice atmosphere. Will return.

Thank BMW05
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cosy, quiet, calm of this lovely Japanese joint is a welcome antidote to the Christmas craziness of Galway city. The sushi is yum, the miso soup is pure comfort and the lovely staff were so pleasant and obliging when I got home to county...More

Thank Aisling R
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Ordered chef's special tuna nigiri sushi. It came with three different pieces of tuna, each having different level of fat on it. THey were the tastiest sushi I ever had in my life. Would definitely recommend for an authentic Japanese sushi at dinner time. However,...More

Thank vndgoth
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Kappa Ya is a small, cozy restaurant in Galway, and has a separate lunch and dinner service. For lunch, the menu consists of Rice bowl meals, which come with a bowl of Miso soup. I ordered a Tempura Don bowl, which is Japanese rice seasoned...More

Thank knifeskillz
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal. It has a wonderful warm atmosphere and the food was top notch. Would definitely recommend

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Very popular with locals, for good reason. A great little authentic sushi place, with lots of atmosphere. Highly recommended for locals. For tourists... not sure why you'd want to eat sushi in Ireland, but you'll enjoy it if you do :)

Thank Eeellbbee
Reviewed 24 April 2017

If your into Japanese food step into a huge choice delicious variety of dishes here sourced from Japan tasted good and wash it down with the glass of wino.

Thank Anna N
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Very nice japanese food and drink. Not to mention, in my opinion the nicest coffee in all of Galway. If you like coffee then the particular kind of coffee they do at this japanese cafe ('Sumiyaki Coffee' is what its called) is totally what you...More

Thank dannycillumini
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch. Ordered the most expensive lunch which was the beef special which was priced at €16.50. Barely any meat in the dish. My companion who ordered the same dish felt the same. Very strange. Don't know what chef/management are thinking pricing the dish...More

Thank BernieTuirseach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
13:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Middle Street Mews 4 Middle Street | Mews, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 86 354 3616
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