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Blakes Bar

) #32 of 360 Restaurants in Galway €€ - €€€ Irish, Vegetarian Friendly
25 Eglinton Street | Galway, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 530 053
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (26 reviews)
“mussels” (12 reviews)
“cheese board” (4 reviews)
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Irish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Value
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LOCATION
25 Eglinton Street | Galway, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Going to Blakes on and off for the last year or so, so this is not a flash in the pan review. Always a pleasure to be there, whether it's for a few pints and a glass of wine on a Friday evening or a...More

1  Thank mrbuzzlightyear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Back in Galway for a short stay. Visited Blake's bar for a meal. Food was top notch as usual Thanks to Damien and Conor for their excellent service. Next time back will definitely visit

1  Thank Daphne R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really top notch food; our mussels were better than many I've eaten at home in New England, which is high praise. Steaks were flawless and this was some of the better service we had while in Ireland. Prices all seemed really reasonable for the quality...More

1  Thank M1chaelaD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, thank you. A 5-star service, both at the bar, as in the restaurant, staff friendliness, professionalism, and even with a full House, never missed the attention to the customers. The food, fine, there are no words. Starting with you, Galway City deserves...More

1  Thank hajsantos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I dined here with a business colleague. We were walking around in downtown Galway and the facade intrigued us. It was one of several restaurants on a list of recommendations that we received. My meal consisted of Galway Chowder and Filet with Whiskey Pepper Sauce...More

1  Thank GerryBaron06
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

QuOdin my K9 friend has his birthday and today we celecbrate 3 years. We both had steak. It was very good and the details for the sides was exquisite. The staff are friendly and courteous. Recommended by a local and a great recommendation it was....More

1  Thank QuOdin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to Blakes with the family after a family dinner in a nearby Restaurant. Great music, comfortable bar and a lovely waiter. I have eaten here before and the food is great.

1  Thank echappeebelle
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Called into Blake's as a last minute decison with the family, have been Herr before and never disappointed... Muscles for starters were beautiful. Defo a recommended try. The kids menu was also a great selection. Bar staff were also extramly friendly and helpful, a defo...More

1  Thank DonShark
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Went for the dinner .menu limited but food was top quality.good place if you are looking for more then bar food ,prices a little higher then some in Galway but quality and service good

1  Thank Jeannie K
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Just popped in here for lunch. Madras Beef was lovely. Very good portions. Was greeted very well. I've eaten here before but a long time ago now. It was lovely then and it still is👍

1  Thank NKS2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Eglinton Street | Galway, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 530 053
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Description
Blake's Corner Bar, located in the heart of the city plays a big part of Galway's food scene. Since its establishment in 2012, there has been a strong focus on building an excellent reputation for food complemented by a friendly and professional service in comfortable surroundings. Blake's Corner Bar has built strong relationships with award winning local producers from which the menu is specifically designed, making the most of these ingredient by using the freshest supplies to create the best dishes. The bar is also part of the Galway Whiskey Trail offering a vast selection of whiskies and a trained whiskey ambassador to advise you all whiskey tastes. The bar serves an extensive breakfast, lunch and dinner menu and groups have the option to pre-book an area and choose from delectable deli boards and/or party food platters. All sporting events are live on H.D TVs.
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