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The Malt House Restaurant

High Street, Galway, Ireland
353 91 567866
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Ranked #54 of 351 Restaurants in Galway
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Kilkenny
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

On a relatively quite and deserted night in November, the Malt House was nearly full when we arrived. Testament I hoped to the quality of the food and thus it proved! The restaurant was well staffed, so we were never waiting long for service throughout the night, despite the large crowd. I chose a starter of scallops and pork belly... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

In Galway for a few days with my wife and daughter when we stumbled across this wonderful restaurant almost by accident. Decided to pop in for a quick starter and ended up staying for a 3 course meal, so good was the food! Will definitely be coming back here again. The staff were very attentive to our little girl as... More

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Leuven, Belgium
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This restaurant is a bit hidden away from the busy Shop Street in the center of Galway, which made it an even bigger discovery ! Delicious food, very friendly and hard working staff and cosy venue ! Limited menu but only local en fresh produced food. Would definitely go back, highly recommended !

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Galway
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43 reviews 43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Had been in here in the past for lunch on numerous occasions and always liked it. In fact I recently purchased a voucher for the Malthouse as a gift for someone - I'm slightly embarrassed now to ask how they fared! I decided to take my girlfriend out here two weeks ago for a mid week treat as we'd been... More

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Ennis, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We had dinner at The Malt House and it was not particurarly busy the same evening. Food was not as good as other occasions. We had to ask for a basket of bread with our starters and for the prices that are charged bread should be automatically served. We all commented on the staff standing around chatting which does not... More

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Galway, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Unexpectedly found myself sans-children on Valentines night (a night I hate dining out on) but ended up meeting my wife for an impromptu dinner. Called the Malt House with only an hours notice and they were nothing but accommodating. Staff were their usual excellent selves (though I believe their has been some turnover recently) Menu was very good (considering the... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia, USA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Our rainy, cold visit to Galway was brightened by a wonderful dinner at The Malt House. A little difficult to find in an alley off High Street but worth the search. Inventive food and attentive service and food. A good value. Lively ambience and delightful wait staff.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

Best meal I had traveling for 12 days in Ireland. There is serious attention to detail in preparation and presentation! Added (necessary) bonus-- it tasted fantastic. I had sea bass with fresh vegetables and risotto balls(killer). All food was prepared to perfection with flavors and textures blending well. Service was excellent but not overdone. The Malt House can be a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I ate here with 15 friends last week and all I can say is yum! The goat's cheese starter was incredible, I could have had that again for main but I had chicken with pearl barley and a trio of chocolate mousse for dessert! It was delicious!

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Hua Hin, Thailand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Great Food on offer, creative starters, kind and attentive service. A bit noisy due to Prom celebrating local teens and large groups of tourists - but you can avoid those by eating very early or very late.

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Address: High Street, Galway, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 91 567866
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway

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