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Restaurant Gemelles

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23 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 568 821
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (64 reviews)
“duck” (24 reviews)
“mussels” (26 reviews)
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Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
23 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small rustic restaurant serving a variety of sharing tapas or main meals. The food was delicious and the staff friendly, helpful and welcoming. Worth a visit.

Thank SNSR9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had eaten here four years ago and everything things was fabulous, so on a return visit to Galway we decided to go back, Maybe the place has changed ownership !! We both had Seafood Chowder which was very runny and only had Salmon and Cod...More

1  Thank Audrey R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2 of us came here for lunch. We got a variety of things from mussels, calamari, prawns & soup. Everything was excellent. They have a great selection of alcohol for such a small place, was very pleasantly surprised with the premium gin/whiskey selection. The waitress...More

Thank a97hayes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this with one of my colleagues while in Galway. This was the second time we have eaten here and I was just as impressed. The food is always great quality and the restaurant itself has a very nice atmosphere. Although it may be in...More

Thank lsmith2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a lovely quaint restaurant, really cozy and extremely clean and the staff are excellent, I love fish so this is definitely the restaurant to head to in Galway and the seafood chowder is Fab

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

AMAZING!!! Place... the ambience is romantic. The food was delectable. The service was great as well!!

Thank Kizzy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

18 of us had dinner here on St Patricks weekend- we had a beautiful private second floor room set up and it was perfect! The space is very pretty- no elevator to second floor- the menu was well thought out- most had steak, duck or...More

Thank susandoherty64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful little gem!!! Best sea food chowder in Galway. This is our second time returning to this fantastic restaurant, friendly staff who know their produce and homemade warm brown bread to die for.

Thank siobh307
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Nice staff. Definitely it was the best lamb i've eaten in Galway. Yummy. Cozy place in the Galway city center.

Thank Öruch K
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place for great meat, great wine and great service. The steak I had was cooked on a lava stone and smell (and taste!) was amazing! Not the cheapest restaurant in the area, but well worth the money. Very romantic and full of character.

Thank Noeline V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 568 821
  • E-mail
Gemelle's Restauarant is a family run restauarant situated on Quay Street, in the heart of Galway's Latin Quarter. Serving food 7 days a week, both lunch and dinner, Gemelle's restaurant is a must. Serving a mix of European styled cuisines Gemelle's is a great dining experience, that doesn't put stress on your pocket either.
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