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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“Winner of numerous accolades and awards, including a Michelin Bib Gourmand, Kai has established itself as a firm Galway favourite over the last 7 years. Chef Jess Murphy’s passion for local and seasonal produce shines to the fore on an interesting and ever changing menu. You can walk in off the street for lunch, but booking is advised for dinner. Location: Sea Road. 3 min walk.”
  • 63 locals recommend
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“It's an amazing pub/restaurant with stain glass, inlaid woods, Gothic arches and church pews. ”
  • 36 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Best Seafood along the Wild Atlantic Way Visited by many Famous People from across the Globe!”
  • 33 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Famous for their fish and chips. Almost a Galway landmark. And for good reason. Can't get fresher fish than that unless it's still swimming! ”
  • 35 locals recommend
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“Our favourite - brilliant any time of day but we especially love brunch at this spot”
  • 36 locals recommend
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“Fantastic traditional irish pub in Salthill popular with locals and tourists alike. Made world famous by Ed Sheerans 'Galway Girl' video which was shot there!”
  • 34 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Beautiful mining centre with hosted walks into the mines. Great walks, beautiful scenery and only around 18Km from White Cottage. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
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“One of our favourite places to eat with excellent seafood, lovely views and a relaxed informal environment. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Hotel
“Interesting tour of a historic estate. Beautiful walks and views and a fun park for kids with swan boats and more! ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Downstairs there is a very good standard deli which serves soup and sandwiches and coffee, perfect for when your on the go there is also a shop which sells lots of Galway and Irish produce. Upstairs there is a restaurant which has a fantastic window view of Shop St and most of all has delicious food.”
  • 35 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“French dining, rustic style, good wine list, lovely cosy casual atmosphere. Recommended”
  • 22 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“this tells the history of the start and progress of the mill. it was set up by the Sisters of Charity when foxford was very poor. they built schools and houses for the people and provided a lot of employment. a must see. There is also a lovely resturant.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
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“Excellent tapas and wine bar. One of the best restaurants in Galway the food is superb. I would recommend booking in advance. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
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“Walk the cobble stones streets of Galway to get a taste of 'Galway, City of Culture'.”
  • 17 locals recommend
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“The MOST famous of all Pubs in Doolin is the legendary Gus Oconnor's. Made famous by the Russell family this place provides nightly music and lively weekend day sessions, the food is top class and always consistent. It can get quite busy but there is ample table space with a little patience.”
  • 21 locals recommend
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“Best brunch spot in Galway. Lovely interior, very busy at weekends but worth the wait. ”
  • 19 locals recommend