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Cookes Restaurant & Wine Bar

€€ - €€€Irish, European,
28 Abbeygate Street Upper, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 568 203
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish cakes” (20 reviews)
“steak” (31 reviews)
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Irish, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
28 Abbeygate Street Upper, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great Sunday Traditional Roast here. The roast beef yum as was the Yorkshire Pudding. Potatoes,Ireland you them covered-Roast,mash , chipped. Would definitely make an effort to go here for a great meal and go for the specials.

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

poor menu,expensive meals and small portions,staff were friendly and polite, if you like a good feed i wouldnt recommend this restaurant

Thank tom b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had lunch here an hour ago and it was the best I've had in Galway in a long time. What more is there to say?

Thank GalwayMoss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found it by chance and came again the evening after. Very good lamb, cod and salmon. The waiters were really nice.

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 8 September 2018

I can't recommend this restaurant enough to all the food lovers out there! I ordered "just a chicken" but it was cooked "just right" ;-) and I enjoyed every bite of it! My husband loved his fish and chips too and he said he hasn't...More

1  Thank Kasia T
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We came across Cookes by happy accident on a very wet Saturday night. They fitted us in (even though they were full) and we had an excellent meal and warm welcome. What we ate was original and very fresh and the pudding was delicious too...More

1  Thank Kumputie1A
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

A gem of a restaurant in the city centre of Galway. The cod fish with white wine sauce and the spinach and ricotta ravioli were generous in serving and tantalizing to the tastw buds. The service was warm and friendly, with a homey atmosphere. Coffee...More

1  Thank MarissaT213
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We were walk-ins and as we were early we got a cosy little table. The waiter was very pleasant and quite humorous. The menu is not extensive and a little pricey but we believe if they do a few dishes well it's better than a...More

Thank LouandPhil
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We tried a couple of places before this one, but they didn’t serve dinners at 9pm, so lucky us we found this place. We ordered some things to share between the 3 of us. Here’s what we enjoyed the most: - Seafood pasta (really really...More

Thank Lu T
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

There was a poor variety of food, which were not cheap. In addition, the staff were quite rude with us, it might have been because of being tourists. Había poca variedad de comida que no era especialmente barata. Además, las empleadas fueron bastante groseras, puede...More

Thank Nerea F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Abbeygate Street Upper, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 568 203
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