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The Quay Street Kitchen

) #9 of 360 Restaurants in Galway €€ - €€€ Irish, European, Soups
Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 865 680
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:45 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Irish, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 1,610 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Such a lovely spot to sit outside and people watch while eating the most delicious food!! The mussels were so yummy. We had to have more bread to soak up all the scrumptious juices at the bottom of the pot! The chicken wings were cooked...More

Thank JennaM8
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice ambiance and excellent food. Menu offers a great variety for all types of diets( i.e. Vegan/allergies). Convenient location right off the pedestrian area of Galway makes it a fun/easy meal.

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A small restaurant right in the city center which offers excellent food. It is recommended that you should book this place in advance for dinner as it is always crowded. I had mushroom soup, very creamy and tasty, the crab was an amazing surprise, salmon...More

Thank Nguyen Nhat T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went here due to the reviews. The restaurant was tiny and the servers brushed by you every minute or so. If you don't arrive early, you will likely be turned away (we got there at 7PM and took one of the last tables - we...More

Thank ScottCalder
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely one of our favorite (2) meals in while in Galway. Went one afternoon for lunch and it was so good we returned the following day for dinner. It was a gorgeous day in late May and we were able to sit outside and enjoy...More

Thank shamzee1
Reviewed 1 week ago

As we can't make a reservation my wife and I tend to go to this restaurant at quiet times. We've always had varied food and good service and my vegetarian wife gets something nice. Our only complaint is that it can get a little crowded...More

Thank paudraigmurphy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lady on door couldn't tell us how long a wait we'd have not even an estimate - put on a list and said she'd call. She did and we returned to have an ok meal. Limited choice. Overall experience was just ok.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

I happened into this little gem of a restaurant one evening while strolling through Galway. The entire experience, from the moment I walked in, was perfect. There was a wide range of options on the menu. The staff was able to recommend a wine that...More

Thank TeachGal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Ireland on a tour and found this gem. Mussels were divine. Lamb stew was delicious. In both dishes, the seasonings were the star. Great menu and staff. We waited until they opened. Great place!

Thank Beth W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here this eve on a recommendation from the girl in the Claddagh jewellery store a few doors up. My husband and daughter are both vegetarian. The selection of veg and vegan on the menu is very impressive. The service by Crea was best...More

1  Thank BCM72
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Jordyn B
Hi, Will you be open on Christmas Eve?
30 August 2016|
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Response from Robert W | Reviewed this property |
No idea. Email the owner.
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2plustravelers
Are reservations needed?
20 August 2016|
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Response from Bfitz132 | Reviewed this property |
Not needed, but helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 22:30
Monday
11:45 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:45 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:45 - 22:30
Thursday
11:45 - 22:30
Friday
11:45 - 22:30
Saturday
11:45 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 865 680
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