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Black Cat

Prairie House 179 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 501 007
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (128 reviews)
“beef cheeks” (20 reviews)
“gambas” (12 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 2 days ago via mobile

Went twice for lunch this week As before, delightful staff, great service and good food Well done and thank you !

Thank olivia m
Reviewed 3 days ago

We walked down to this part of the city during a particularly windy and cold summer evening. I have to say, the area looked quite touristy and cheesy, so I assumed pub fare was the best we could do. Then we were welcomed into the...More

Thank GayleM72
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We popped in for a small snack with our small children not as much as needing food -as it was not long since we had dined - but More to get shelter from the chilling wind while enjoying the family festival in Salthill for st...More

Thank SeeMSee
Reviewed 4 days ago

Popped in here this week with husband, as have moved out of the area and not been for a while. I believe the restaurant is under new management. We have eaten here several times over the years since it opened and the food has always...More

Thank GalwayGirlAtHome
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an incredible meal at Black Cat last night. The atmosphere was fab, we had a quiet table tucked away at the back of the restaurant. Two of us shared some tapas and I still can't decide which was my favourite dish. We ordered the...More

Thank Waquel R
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

One of the best lunches ever!!! Ordered MANY of the small plates and our group loved them all. Paired with a couple btls of wine, what else can u ask for!

1  Thank SSRolex2
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We came here on our date night out. The other half is a " veggie". Her choice was limited. ..but she did eventually do ok... Overall the place was buzzing but although we ordered seven items from the tapas we left a little hungry .....More

1  Thank MrGalway
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I made my third visit to the Black Cat recently. It's a classy little restaurant, with minimal decor and quality furnishings an. I really enjoyed my two previous visits albeit both were last summer over 6 months ago. The food was good and service prompt...More

1  Thank Galwaygael
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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

After many good experiences here since it opened, called for quick lunch on cold wet day in Salthill. Opted for seafood chowder, which is usually excellent. Was presented with tasteless creamy soup with some evidence of salmon and cod. When I drew it to the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Second visit to Black Cat and again did not disappoint. We all opted for shared plates to split between the couples at the table. Food was amazing, we pretty much had everything available between us and all plates were empty by the end. Great value...More

Thank BristolBosh
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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