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The Cellar Bar and Restaurant

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 966
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicken wings” (17 reviews)
“panini” (10 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Cant go wrong with the food here, main was fab dessert even better. Lovely staff could not ask for more.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Tourist joint with burgers and fish & chips. Defines adverage. Service disinterested. It’s in a basement so fat tourists are your only view.

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Thank Matt W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had sunday lunch with my brother and his young boy. Place was full when we arrived at 12:30 , but managed to get a seat. Staff were super friendly and attentive, unfortunately the food didn't match. I would rate it 6 out of 10. I...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 days ago

chicken curry was cold in the middle cooked day or two half heated before service.1 pint water, for table? Waitress distracted not interested

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great staff and good menu. Satisfied all five of us. Time it right or you’ll end up waiting. Great time in Galway

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Thank grogan933
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Cellar is my go-to place when I am in Galway city, the prices are competitive, the portion sizes are generous and the food is delicious with a wide selection on the menu. The waiters and waitresses are always very friendly, as well as the...More

Thank clairegalway12
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here used to be quite good but nowadays it's absolutely RUBBISH. My advice is to give it a wide berth unless you're hammered, in which case it won't matter because you won't be able to remember just how bland it was.

Thank gabrilloprincip
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I arrived today and had some early drinks and food at Seven. Later, we were looking for a bar/restaurant to have a nice meal. Most places stopped serving at 8:00 PM so we were lucky to find The Cellar. There was a...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our meal at The Cellar was the best of our trip - the wings were amazing and the he portions were so big. Definitely split the large wings.

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Thank Angie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing food and atmosphere while watching the match and catching up with a friend. There was a great variety off food for vegetarians which is great.

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Thank Laurah K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
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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