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Basilico Italian Restaurant

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Coach House Hotel | Main Street Oranmore, Oranmore, Galway, Ireland (Formerly Basilico)
+353 91 483 693
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Guerneville, California
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was smallish yet the decor and atmosphere was ever so lovely. We ordered wild mushroom stuffed pasta with a delicious cream sauce topped with roasted squash, a house salad of arugula and tomatoes with balsamic, and added bruschetta that was delightful. We followed with orange cheesecake and ice cream with hazelnuts and chocolate sauce with espresso served in... More 

1 Thank NanJo30
Galway City
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live in Galway. We love it. The choice of restaurants in the city is wide and varied. But today I almost wished I lived in Oranmore. Basilico is the reason. What a fabulous local place to have on your doorstep. My mum was over. She's 86 and we chose a place outside of the city that suited her in... More 

1 Thank DavidandJoann
County Offaly, Ireland
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant on Saturday and the three stars I have given are only for one girl. Caught her name and Emer made the average visit enjoyable. Restaurant was very busy and she was still very pleasant despite having to attend to what seemed like every table in the restaurant. Food was nice but Emer is a credit to her... More 

Thank HollyRose20
Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a Friday night end of October, 4 adults 2children average food,place was packed can't understand why! Very cramped put at table for 4 people when table next to us became available we weren't allowed to have it they just believe in cramming people in food was ok nothing special won't go back.

Thank Irelizzy
Galway, Ireland
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have dined here many times in the last number of years. Outstanding food excellent service altogether a great experience

2 Thank mikegcarr
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122 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Crashed here(staying Hotel) and went for a evening meal. We just had fish and chips and they were really good. We went to eat elsewhere on our second night and regretted the experience, we wished that we had trie the menu here.

2 Thank Dain96
Tampa, Florida
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

During our recent stay in Oranmore, the owners of the B&B we were staying at recommended this restaurant. It was our first night in Ireland and we were looking for something special. We were not disappointed. The food is authentic Italian and everything we ordered was awesome. The beef lasagna was freshly made and perfectly seasoned. My wife's tortelli zucca... More 

2 Thank BeenThereFromPTY
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Attended this place several times and must say that the food is amazing. Also the staff is very friendly and are more willing to help you to choose with wine and food choice. Absolutely recommend anybody who is in the area to have something to eat here. Great place and great atmosphere.

1 Thank Richard v
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This was a good Irish restaurant with authentic foods. The staff was helpful and friendly. I strongly recommend.

2 Thank Jeaton8
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The great thing about Basilica is that you step in to Italy because the waiters aer either French or Italian and the food is the real thing! You get great service, amazing food and a lovely atmosphere. It is by far my favour restaurant at the moment and I go as often as I can. Is highly recommend.

2 Thank Anne G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coach House Hotel | Main Street Oranmore, Oranmore, Galway, Ireland (Formerly Basilico)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway  >  Oranmore
  • Phone Number: +353 91 483 693
Welcome to Basilico, Galway's award winning Italian restaurant in the heart of Oranmore. Basilico offers the finest of contemporary Italian cooking in surroundings nothing short of sheer elegance. Translated Basilico is Italian for Basil. This essence has been incorporated in every detail of this charming and sophisticated restaurant and bar; from Paolo Sabatini's creative Italian menus and Fabiano's selected wine list, to the inviting interiors providing comfortable, intimate and memorable experience.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?