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Black Cat

Prairie House 179 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 501 007
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (147 reviews)
“beef cheeks” (21 reviews)
“crostinis” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Prairie House 179 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed today

Relied on TA and regret the decision. Seafood chowder was the least impressive out of all our Irish attempts; black cat pot was lukewarm and not recommended at all. Service was incredibly slow for such a small place; seating is cramped and chairs uncomfortable. Strange...More

Thank vmilman
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Salthill so Black Cat was a short walk from our place. Upon entering, it has an impressive feel. That's where is ended. They sat us such that my wife literally backed up to another table of four such that she about fit...More

1  Thank b d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really small restaurant but the food was amazing. Our concierge set this up for us and we had Black cat pasta which was our second best meal the two weeks we traveled.

1  Thank BRSare1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for lunch yesterday and although the place was very quiet and the music not the best the food was really tasty, My partner had the black cat pot which I tasted and when I go back I will be ordering this for...More

Thank MichaelOSha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trendy wine and tapas bar which ticks all the boxes. Beautiful tapas, delicious wine, good portions, friendly and efficient staff., Located very centrally, need I say more!

Thank Brendan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food, super service , menu was broad and catered well for coliacs , We had a great time highly recommended.

Thank houl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is excellent. We had the prawns with chorizo, monkfish with red pepper tapenade, pork belly, patatas bravas and a selection of crostini topped with crabmeat, Parma ham, artichoke and onion marmalade. Everything was tasty and beautifully presented. The staff were professional and...More

Thank FrequentFlier786199
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Black cat was a very good choice in Galway. The food was so tasty and the atmosphere amazing with the instrumental music! Every plate we tried was tastefull and we were glad we went there!

Thank navagos87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here for dinner with friends, we all chose tapas, quail, rabbit stuffed with black pudding, scallops, slowcooked pork belly, pastas bravas and sweet potato fries. SO much delightful food to choose from. Everything was superb and the flavours were delicately intertwined. I'll be...More

Thank theo d
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Had a Fab dinner last night with wonderful attentive service. Stuck to my tried and tested black cat pasta. As always delicious. Even my foodie companion agreed. I finished with affrogato also delicious

1  Thank IrishA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prairie House 179 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 501 007
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