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Cafe Express

32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 567 922
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (23 reviews)
“ciabatta” (6 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Coffee & Muffin good but cleanliness just a bit suspect,could have done with one of staff keeping tabs underneath tables especially outside

Thank james_sIreland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seriously the best coffee you can get 8n Galway but in the smaller cafe express in shop street. Great staff,magnificent coffee,atmosphere,just everything. Ivona is the best barista you'll come across.

Thank Joey J
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Love this place, but for a sandwich and a cuppa - for coffee lovers I would recommend the smaller cafe on Shop Street. For me the coffee tastes better (eyre sq seems quit sharp/ bitter in comparison but if you like that then thats the...More

Thank Alteregobetty
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Coffee was good, service was a little slow and atmosphere was ok. Breakfasts looked good and they do offer outside seating.

Thank Peronna
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

As the irish weather Kicked in, we found a cosy place to hide from the heavy rain. We ordered a good old "Full Breakfast" and we we're suprised how good it was! because we had very "special" breakfasts before;) It has also very good healthy...More

Thank andreas g
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Finally a caffé that serves real Italian cappuccinos and lattés and not from an automated machine . They serve delicious Lavazza coffee and great pain au chocolat and croissants . I was in Galway two days and I had breakfast and late evening coffee every...More

Thank getawaygirl122017
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

I loved visiting Cafe Express but left tonight dissatisfied.It must have new owners I ordered Americano and tiramisu .Coffee was weak left most of it but the tiramisu came in an ugly square bowl covered in too much coco and a very bland and tiny...More

Thank manusflynn
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I love coffee and when I walk my dog's... This is a welcome stop...its the friendliest place. Staff are so nice and give the place a bit of soul. Lisa, Molly and new girl(don't know her name but wants to call her new dog "Jackman")...More

Thank Tim E
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This is a friendly little cafe with outside and inside seating. It looked popular with locals. I was happy to see healthful options. I went back twice for the quinoa and sweet potato salad.

Thank Wandabee
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

While in Galway for the weekend my wife and myself had lunch in Cafe Express I had soup and bread and a latte coffee We both had their bread it was toasted and horrible When paying my bill I spoke to the owner/manger he enquired...More

Thank Nigelmullavilly
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Questions & Answers
4 April 2015|
Response from EricFurey | Property representative |
Hi Rayburger, Thank you for taking the time to write to us, your positive feedback is much appreciated. Our bread is an organic ciabatta from Coolfin Gardens Organic Bakery. We hope to see you again soon. Kind... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 567 922
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