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Main Street, Bunratty, Ireland
+353.61363363
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: In the heart of historical Bunratty, you will find our award winning...
In the heart of historical Bunratty, you will find our award winning seafood restaurant "Gallaghers". With its thatched roof and old world relaxed charm, come and enjoy a spectacular candlelight dinner with family and friends. It is our attention to detail and high level of service that ensures your whole dining experience will be truly memorable.
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  • 193
    Excellent
  • 74
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 16
    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
Excellent!....

Thomas & I were visiting my sister in Clare & we had a beautiful meal in Gallaghers. The fish platter was cooked perfectly and my hair main course with risotto was mouth-watering. The place has a very casual feel. The decor in the main area is wooden finished and very airy and clean. The staff, a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
Brian B
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County Dublin, Ireland
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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County Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Thomas & I were visiting my sister in Clare & we had a beautiful meal in Gallaghers. The fish platter was cooked perfectly and my hair main course with risotto was mouth-watering. The place has a very casual feel. The decor in the main area is wooden finished and very airy and clean. The staff, a lot of whom seem... More 

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John O, Restaurant Manager at Gallaghers, responded to this review

Dear Brian B Thank you for your wonderful review ,I was Delighted to see that you had a lovely dining experience with us, Thank you for your compliments regarding your Fish platter and the baked fillet of hake with crab Risotto, i was delighted to see that you enjoyed the new look Gallaghers which has been refurbished just recently. Thank... More 

common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

We were a Large group and they looked after us with minimum fuss. Food & Wine was lovely and we had a great time and will go back again

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John O, Restaurant Manager at Gallaghers, responded to this review

Dear Michelle L Thank you for your lovely review, I was Delighted to see that all your party enjoyed your evening with us last weekend, I was very happy to see that you found the service and food to be excellent along with some lovely wine.and it was our pleasure to look after you and your guests. I look forward... More 

Dallas, Texas
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Restaurant was very accommodating for our large group. The service was very good and the food was delicious. Would highly recommend to anyone in the area.

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John O, Restaurant Manager at Gallaghers, responded to this review

Dear Nancy J Thank you for taking the time to write your review, I was Delighted to see that you considered the food the be delicious and that the service was very good even for your large group and we were only Delighted to accommodate your party. Thank you again for your review and please call again when you are... More 

Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Excellent menu and lovely ambiance for eating. Stay in The Courtyard next door for a great nights sleep and breakfast.

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John O, Restaurant Manager at Gallaghers, responded to this review

Dear manxrover4 Thank you for taking the time to write your recent review, I was Delighted to see that you enjoyed the lovely ambiance of Gallaghers and to see that you found our food to be Excellent, Thank you again for your review. Kind Regards John Ormston More 

New York City, New York
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We all enjoyed the meal here. And would definitely go back. We had a large group of family and they had no problem serving us in an efficient and pleasant manner.

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John O, Restaurant Manager at Gallaghers, responded to this review

Dear Steven L Thank you for taking the time to write your review, I was Delighted to see that both you and all your family enjoyed you evening with us and i was especially happy to see that you were all served in an efficient and pleasant manner which i must say should always be the case as large groups... More 

cork
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Booked a table in Gallaghers Seafood restaurant last Sat night We were glad we did everything was beautiful Starters off beautiful seafood Main course even better seafood Deserts were rich and creamy Ardien was the gentleman who looked after our table and he was the best we ever came across in a restaurant talking pride in his job and giving... More 

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John O, Restaurant Manager at Gallaghers, responded to this review

Dear corkhanna Thank you for taking the time to write your recent review , I was Delighted to see that you had such a lovely dining experience with us and to see that Adrian made your evening extra special ,Adrian Has been with us for many years now and takes great pride in what we offer here in Gallaghers and... More 

Stafford, England, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

We went in here for a meal as the adjoining J.P's was bursting at the seams. Initially the staff seemed a little frosty and when I asked the waitress what beers they had on draft I had to explain that her answer of "all of them " wasn't technically possible! After that hiccup and what seemed like an incredible wait,... More 

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John O, Restaurant Manager at Gallaghers, responded to this review

Dear Nigel W Thank you for taking the time to write your recent review, I was Delighted to see that both you and your wife both enjoyed your meals with us and that you also felt it represented good value for money however i was disappointed to see that your initial reception seemed a little frosty but i am glad... More 

Limerick
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

This was my first and most certainly not my last visit to Gallaghers. The atmosphere is very relaxing with soft lighting, great décor and staff that are so attentive. The food was beautifully presented and tasted fantastic. The honey and walnut bread is a real treat.The fish dishes are some of the best I have ever tasted. The deserts ,... More 

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John O, Restaurant Manager at Gallaghers, responded to this review

Dear Tracey B Thank you for taking the time to write your recent review, I was Delighted to see you had such a wonderful experience with us and even better to see that you will be returning again soon, I was glad to see that you enjoyed our relaxing atmosphere and to see that you found the staff to be... More 

South Coast
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Well how can I begin to write such a grateful review and such warm personal service Food was second to none and the specials were out of this world, the seafood lasagne if still available is to die for a must, Great wine, first class service and an excellent venue all combine to give this a very warrantied review As... More 

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John O, Restaurant Manager at Gallaghers, responded to this review

Dear Day34 Thank you for taking the time to write your wonderful review, I was Delighted to see that you had such a pleasant evening with us recently i was very happy to see that you found the service to be warm and personal and that you enjoyed our wonderful food and wine our chefs William and Philip and the... More 

Limerick, Ireland
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I recently visited Gallaghers in Bunratty for a business dinner with two colleagues. we went fairly early in the evening and the place filled up as we ate. the atmosphere is excellent. there is a busy buzz to the place and the staff are very attentive and efficient. I am not a fish lover and this is a seafood restaurant,... More 

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John O, Restaurant Manager at Gallaghers, responded to this review

Dear Paul O On Behalf of all the staff and Management here at Gallaghers i would like to thank you for your wonderful review , I was Delighted to see that you enjoyed your Business dinner with us recently and to see that you found our staff attentive and pleasant we often have our guests request slight modifications to certain... More 

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Address: Main Street, Bunratty, Ireland
Phone Number: +353.61363363
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Bunratty
Average Prices: USD 33 - 130
Cuisine: Irish, Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main Street, Bunratty, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Bunratty
  • Phone Number: +353.61363363

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 33 - 130
  • Cuisine: Irish, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Doing business, Romantic

Description

In the heart of historical Bunratty, you will find our award winning seafood restaurant "Gallaghers". With its thatched roof and old world relaxed charm, come and enjoy a spectacular candlelight dinner with family and friends. It is our attention to detail and high level of service that ensures your whole dining experience will be truly memorable.

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