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O'Grady's on the Pier

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Barna, Barna, Galway 091 592223, Ireland
+353-(0)91-592223
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12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Dessert, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 301
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  • 114
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice :)

I actually ate here about two years ago for my birthday and never reviewed it. I can't remember much but it was a lovely sunny evening. I ate with my boyfriend and mother and remember the food was very nice. The value was ok. I do remember though that the door was left open and I could feel the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 10, 2013
mel0685
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Galway, Ireland
via mobile
Good for:
  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

Been a few years since my last visit. The restaurant is clean and pleasant, but misses a certain spark or character. Had a filling meal and efficient service, but didn't feel particulary special.

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Galway, Ireland
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24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013 via mobile

I actually ate here about two years ago for my birthday and never reviewed it. I can't remember much but it was a lovely sunny evening. I ate with my boyfriend and mother and remember the food was very nice. The value was ok. I do remember though that the door was left open and I could feel the breeze.... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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199 reviews 199 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

It was August 2011 when we ate here and we fancied seafood for lunch before heading further West. What a great find at the end of the Pier. My wife had salmon and I tried one of the local white fish - a really great meal . We had a downstairs window table and watched folk on the beach and... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

To say this restaurant exceeded my expectations is an understatement- it blew them out of the water. The owner of the B&B we were staying at in Salthill recommended this place, so we decided to check it out. The food and service were fantastic and it was so personable. We were there the in late October of 2012 and had... More 

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Kildare, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Everything about the restaurant was excellent, clean, friendly staff, ample room between tables, price acceptable for the wonderful tasting food

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sligo
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

Love this restaurant and always make a point of visiting while in Galway. The staff are amazing and never forget a face ,they love the banter.Food and service are fantastic and worthy of any awards that may come their way.Seafood is always fab.Cant wait to go back,need to go to Galway very very soon!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Galway
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

Fab fresh fish.Really authentic,rustic feel to downstairs area of restaurant.Great sea views from upstairs.Helpful staff but not in your face.Good value for money.

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Ireland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

We went here while staying in The Twelve hotel. We got a lunch and went for their Cod and Chips which i have to say is the best i've ever had, fresh and just perfect.

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Dublin
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

eaten in ogradys 5/6 times now, each time has been better than the previous. cant recommend enough. great open fire downstairs, very cosy

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galway
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

gorgeous place, had heard so much about it over the years but never got around to dining there. All we had was fish & chips and glass of wine but delicious!!! And the atmosphere was great!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Barna, Barna, Galway 091 592223, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway  >  Barna
  • Phone Number: +353-(0)91-592223

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 87
  • Cuisine: Irish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?