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Galileo cafe

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Gladstone Street, Clonmel, Ireland
052-6170855
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 32
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 5
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Enjoyed the food.

The staff were very friendly, Enjoyed the starter and the pizza was lovely. Nice atmosphere though small. If your looking for Italian this will do the job!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Belfast
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Belfast
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The staff were very friendly, Enjoyed the starter and the pizza was lovely. Nice atmosphere though small. If your looking for Italian this will do the job!

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Waterford, Ireland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

My fish dish lovely and creamy and hot, hubby"s Carbonara good. Too full for desert. Chemical taste off water, could do with a filter. No licence to sell wine, but said I could have bought my own, fair enough. Place so full had to go downstairs, very popular place.

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Clonmel, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Went to this cafe today. I had been there on a few occasions in the past and had found it pleasant enough, but nothing to write home about. My girlfriend told me that she used to get a great chicken sandwich there and it was great value for lunch. I decided to surprise her with a trip there for lunch.... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Galileo is nice! Often go here! It's tasty and it's great value for money!!! Only downfall is it's absolutely tiny!

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Clonmel, Tipperary, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I stayed and ate for 2 hours and I loved every mouthful.the pasta is so fresh and their tomato sauce is devine.Also I love the Bannoffie Pie there's just a taste of more off it.The staff are so very friendly and helpful.I have been back a few times and I will continue to go there.

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Clonmel, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Went here with my girlfriend a while back. First thing i noticed is that every table seems to be very close together, everyone seemed to be on top of each other and there was a real lack of privacy. However, this was my only issue. The menu showed a very good selection of food and we were not waiting long... More 

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Clonmel, Ireland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Used to love visiting this place but recently along with its sister cafe based in Cahir we have noticed that prices have rocketed and this at a time when the VAT rate on restaurants has been reduced. One major fault with this cafe is that downstairs there is an emergency exit sign which points to a wall with no door,... More 

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Clonmel, Ireland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Excellent service fast and efficient, food was top quality highly recommend, went as a group and no faults between us, and reasonably priced.

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Clonmel, Ireland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Food, price, location, atmosphere, staff all great. Seating a little bit crapped but I'll definately be eating here again.

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Clonmany, Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The food is reasonably priced and the portions are generous. Most of the mains on the menu, except the steak, seem to be in and around a tenner. I love the atmosphere, it always reminds me of being on a foreign holiday! I'm not a fan of how cramped the upstairs seating arrangment is because it seems like all the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Gladstone Street, Clonmel, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Tipperary  >  Clonmel
  • Phone Number: 052-6170855

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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