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Kariba’s Restaurant and Coffee House

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7 Society Street | Ballinasloe, Galway, Ballinasloe H53 V598, Ireland
+353 90 964 4830
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (28 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
“fish cakes” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Irish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
7 Society Street | Ballinasloe, Galway, Ballinasloe H53 V598, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Went there with family - about 10 or 12 of us. Lovely food - great service. Very friendly staff. Would return.

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being local to the area it is quite unbelievable that I had never eaten here before. We luckily arrived just before 12.30 as it got very busy for lunch. I had the pear and walnut salad which was plentiful and tasty. My lunch partner had...More

Thank msmcgoo22
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

I visited karibas in Ballinasloe today and was welcomed by staff as soon as i stepped foot in the door...a lovely waitress took my order, which was the enchilada and potato wedges and a pint of milk...while waiting for my food i was able to...More

Thank elsquidge
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I visited Kariba's a number of times this week while visiting Ballinasloe and the food and atmosphere could not be better, as is the brown soda bread, scones and chocolate rice crispies for sale! I would heartily recommend Kariba's - it is always a highlight...More

Thank Margaret R
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast. Good selection on the menu of cooked breakfasts. I had the vegetarian with sausages and toast. My companion had the mini breakfast. Coffee and hot chocolate, both good sized portions and cost €19.50 in total. Staff are friendly. Service prompt and pleasant. The...More

Thank MBPG2011
Marian C, Manager at Kariba’s Restaurant and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thank you for another lovely review. We really value your loyalty to Kariba's Restaurant. Have a fabulous Bank Holiday Weekend. Kind regards Marian

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Entered and asked if they could do me an omlette and chips. Was told no because there were very busy people waiting and wouldn't be able to serve me even though there were empty tables. Maybe it was my foreign accent? I'm from Dublin! My...More

1  Thank John B
Marian C, Manager at Kariba’s Restaurant and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Dear John Brennan. You did indeed enter our restaurant in our final hour of business this week and asked if we could serve you an omelette and chips. We offer 26 different options on our menu plus 7 homemade desserts, an omelette is NOT one...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant 2 eat in always very busy pity it doesn't open later . Great food enchiladas are lovely steak sandwiche fish cakes all excellent . First class coffee yum deserts . Staff are always very friendly ,More

Thank cmurphy5790
Marian C, Manager at Kariba’s Restaurant and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are very appreciative of the loyalty shown to us by our customers and repeat reviews are particularly special. We have passed on your positive feedback to our team and will continue to strive to meet your...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

had lunch here with friends it was very busy when we arrived and even tbough we had booked we had a bit of a wait but the foid waz delicious and the staff were very friendly . thete is a goid choice on the menuMore

Thank GalwaayGalwaygirl34
Marian C, Manager at Kariba’s Restaurant and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Dear Galway Girl Thank you for your positive feedback which was very much welcomed by our staff. We are very proud of our staff, they make a big effort everyday to ensure our customers enjoy a pleasurable dining experience. We very much look forward to...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Found this place while travelling through Ballinasloe, we decided to pop in just for tea, but the menu enticed us to order food too and we weren't disappointed. I ordered the salmon salad with brown bread and it was absolutely delicious and a big hearty...More

Thank Margaret D
Marian C, Manager at Kariba’s Restaurant and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We bake our Brown Bread in house every morning and the smoked salmon is sourced from Burren Smokehouse - you just can't beat it for quality and taste. We look forward to seeing you back in Kariba's...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017

Called in here today with my Wife for a Coffee, My Wife had a Coffee and a scone while I waited on her, The café was nice and well decorated. After leaving we thought it a bit expensive at 2.85 for a coffee and 2.20...More

Thank Henry H
Marian C, Manager at Kariba’s Restaurant and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are delighted you enjoyed your coffee, scone and surroundings. With regards to your comments regarding our prices, we are very conscious of price and make a point of visiting restaurants and coffee houses on...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$31
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Society Street | Ballinasloe, Galway, Ballinasloe H53 V598, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Ballinasloe
  • Phone Number: +353 90 964 4830
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Description
A Family Friendly, Wheelchair Accessible Restaurant and Coffee House Offering Good Wholesome, Home Cooked, Quality Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner at Affordable Prices.
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