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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” (148 reviews)
“beef cheeks” (22 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 3 days ago via mobile

Good Spanish menu using fresh Irish produce. Lunch menu was a little limited, even though it was a Saturday afternoon, all the tasty tapas on the evening menu were not available, but temptingly on the menu. Having said that, the fish and chips were perfect....More

Thank Jcjc1994
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food was good but it’s (in my opinion) overpriced. Service was ok but the restaurant itself was too cold. I kept my jacket on, as my seat was near the front door. I’ll wait till the summer to try again.

Thank Mordenboy
Reviewed 3 days ago

While on a visit to Salthill, Galway, I spotted this little hotel with a dinning spot to the front, we only wanted a coffee, in we went and yes they would serve us coffee, which was the best cup of coffee we had in many...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Arrived early 6.00pm on a November Sunday. Warm welcome, lovely selection of food, grilled halloumi, calamari, patatas bravas, tempura of monktail, served with a refreshing Albariño. Desserts followed on with a generous fogatto and creme brûlée and an americano. 10/10, well done to all involved...More

Thank hughieKillybegs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place, delicious food, fantastic wine and you feel warm atmosphere all over. Best chocolate brownie in Galway!!! Jazz, wine, food, feeling blue... :D feeling fantastic with every visit.

Thank Safari49541994173
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I could not do justice in describing how delicious the black cat pasta meal was yesterday . The sea food the sauce the black pasta all superbly cooked and seasoned . We have eaten this dish here before but it was never as good as...More

1  Thank siobhan10
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Spent the day in Salthill and rounded it off with a delicious meal at the Black Cat. An interesting menu and some good suggestions for combined plates from the staff. We had great service from the beginning to the end of the meal. We’ll eat...More

Thank andypandy89
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Went with another couple for some tapas in the early evening. The staff were knowledgable, friendly, polite and very helpful. We had 2 choices each, including pork, beef cheeks, rabbit, seafood, patatas bravas, etc. We had wine and beers and dessert all for under 50...More

Thank andy s
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Booked The Black Cat restaurant in Salthill for our first night of a two night stay in Galway. We were provided the best of attention by the wonderful Deirbhle who guided us through the menu expertly. Every dish was without question superb. When it came...More

Thank catherinek831
Reviewed 26 September 2018

We had dinner at the Black Cat recently. It is located in Salthill village. The menu is mostly tapas dishes but there are also a good selection of main courses (chicken/ steak/ pork) to choose from if you'd prefer a standard starter and mains meal....More

Thank Jess19811
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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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