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Italian Restaurant Galway - Venice Ristorante

20 Abbeygate Street Lower, Galway H91 W5YA, Ireland
+353 91 530 751
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (70 reviews)
“tiramisu” (13 reviews)
“prawns” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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20 Abbeygate Street Lower, Galway H91 W5YA, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simple meal of Spaghetti Bolognese with a Caprese salad. Enjoyed the meal. Pasta portions were huge. Service was pleasant!

Thank BigDen51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stumbled upon Venice my trip to Galway 6 years ago. This was the one place in Galway I KNEW I had to return to. Venice did not disappoint. We came for an early dinner and it was magical, as I knew it would be. I...More

Thank roseleif
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

ABSOLUTE GARBAGE! I’ve never had a worse restaurant experience in my life. The staff don’t care and the restaurant is horrible. Stay away from this place! After ONE HOUR of waiting for an order of lasagna and ravioli we decided we would not be ignored...More

1  Thank Danielle W
Simon B, Manager at Italian Restaurant Galway - Venice Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Daniel You and your partner were given a table on your arrival, you were presented with menus, after 7 minutes from your arrival your order was taken, then 8 minutes later your garlic bread was served to and you shared it with your partner,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It has a reasonable atmosphere although can be noisy. The food is reasonable without being spectacular. Menu is adequate. Service is good. It is a good solid meal. Based on Irsih prices it is average.

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really busy and buzzy Italian restaurant in Galway City. As a lone diner sometimes it hard to find somewhere you feel comfortable in. Staff were very friendly and could find no fault with the food either.

Thank mrcwicklow
Reviewed 14 September 2018

My wife and I stopped in with a friend for lunch. My wife had the bruschetta as an entrée and enjoyed it very much. I had the spaghetti carbonara and it was expertly done -- noodles al dente and rich creamy sauce although I'm not...More

Thank Toothsc
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Disappointing meal. My wife's pasta over salty. I had a mixed fish pasta dish which stated it included mussels, prawns and squid. The meal presented had no squid and the prawns were in my view re cooked and and had been frozen. The staff seemed...More

1  Thank Pual H
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We were looking for a restaurant and were tired of Irish Pub food so we decided to try Italian, always a favorite with us. The restaurant offers wines by the glass at reasonable prices. I ordered Tagliatelle Di Venice which was billed as featuring prawns,Mussels...More

1  Thank JohnnyFry1
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Over the past months I have dined here on a number of occasions. Initially a friend recommended it - so glad that she did. Since then, I have been here a number of times and have recommended to many. Haven't always made reservations in advance...More

1  Thank PlanesTrainsAutos09
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Best pizza on our trip. Walked in and was accommodated. Lovely atmosphere and excellent service. Food was top notch.

Thank DMM22101963
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Abbeygate Street Lower, Galway H91 W5YA, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 530 751
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