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The Cellar Bar and Restaurant

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 966
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is by far one of my favourite places to eat in galway. The atmosphere is amazing and the food is fantastic. Was a very memorable visit over the bank holiday weekend. We got the Stir Fry and I know that they are meant to...More

Thank claud12345
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service and good food. In the heart of the action in Galway. Had the hummus to start which was great.

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Thank richardmontreal2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here with a friend..food was outstanding and service even better! A new waitress had started that day, young blonde girl, very polite and done a great job! Will definitely be back! Fair play to you all.

Thank Niamh D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Five of us went for an early dinner at The Cellar. We didn't have to wait long before we got our table. The food came quickly too. The sandwiches were excellent with the cabiatta bread and the portions were huge. Two orders of beef steaks...More

Thank ScubaDy
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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good service and very tasty. The portions are big. We had pasta and fish and chips. We can really recommend the restaurant in galway :-)

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I eat here regularly. For what the food costs it is hard to find a better value meal in the city, good quality food and great friendly service. Sometimes have to wait in a queue but this is a good sign and it never takes...More

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in a Friday evening. Place very busy. We’re given a wait time of 20mins. Friendly waitresses even under pressure. Food very good. Good prices too. Was recommended to us and can see why.

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Thank 942margo
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped by for soup and sandwiches and were very pleased. The soup was tasty and the panini were authentic Italian. The service was good. The location is near the main square which is convenient and the price was reasonable given the location.

Thank GlennAndrewToronto
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We lived nearby and wanted to grab something to eat before we headed out the pubs. My friend was craving for Fish and Chips so we took the first place that we found. This was really good choice and the food was good. Very classic...More

Thank Samuel D
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Went there hungry after a long day exploring the coast and city. Got a nice table. Very friendly waiter. They have a good selection of beer on tab. Got a Blue Moon and a Hop House13 Lager. We got a steak burger and a beef...More

Thank FrankS7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:45
10:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 563 966
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The Cellar Bar has grown into a local favorite, with the emphasis being on comfort, value and entertainment. The Cellar Bar’s famous food menu offers a diverse range of meals for every taste and budget, and will ensure you never leave hungry. A firm favorite, The Cellar All-Day Breakfast is a must when in Galway City. As well as offering great food and entertainment The Cellar Bar has a variety of Beers as well as Wine, Prosecco and Cocktails of the highest quality that can be enjoyed on a night out or on a quiet afternoon beside one of our 3 cosy open fireplaces served by friendly and knowledgeable bar staff.
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