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Hospital Visit To My Sister

We ate brunch at the Scholars Rest yesterday. I was hoping they would serve carvery but they only... read more

Reviewed February 9, 2015
Dublin, Ireland
It's did exactly what was needed

Food good ..friendly staff .. reasonably priced .. handy just across the road from the main Galway... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2017
Galway, Ireland
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good16%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Feb 23, 2018
“Disgraceful value for money”
Jul 8, 2017
“It's did exactly what was needed ”
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The Scholars Rest 37 Newcastle Road, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 722 131
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Reviewed February 23, 2018

My husband and his elderly neighbour went in after cancer treatment as they had not eaten all day. It was about 5:30 on Thursday 22/2/2018. They ordered lamb and this is what arrived on their plate- two teabag size portions of lamb, 7 peas, two...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Kaeee M
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Food good ..friendly staff .. reasonably priced .. handy just across the road from the main Galway hospital entrance .. it has privacy planting which is good for the smokers and people having a pint out front Not somewhere you'd go for a night out...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

we had our daughters after wedding here and the staff were excellent, food first class, This is a child friendly pub, location perfect

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank davidkerr282
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Great service. Good pub grub served witha a smile and a joke and an excellent pint of Guinness. Very good value,

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Alphie H
Reviewed July 16, 2015

Went here this evening and the food was fabulous. Waitress was extremely attentive, and pleasant. Food was excellent value for money, and the pub has a lovely vibe. As a woman on my own, I wouldn't normally go to a pub by myself but I...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank JillianMorkan
Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch here with my family and a family member who joined us from a hospital stay. The location was excellent but the food and service in particular were not up to scratch. I asked for my steak sandwich without mushrooms and ordered a...More

Thank karmachick
Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

Great spot,with great beer selection,even a giant screen for sports... Food served all day from morning till half nine. Staff are friendly and the atmosphere was a mix of locals and students, well worth a visit!! Definitely try the craft beer range!!

Thank Darren G
Reviewed February 9, 2015

We ate brunch at the Scholars Rest yesterday. I was hoping they would serve carvery but they only had pork on the menu which I am allergic to. I had a Caesar salad which was very nice but perhaps they could use some mixed salad...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank GeraldineD118
Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Ate here recently and was shocked at the price of the hummus salad. A ramekin of hummus with mixed leaves (no pickled cabbage or scallions as described). The burgers and the sandwiches containing several proteins cost roughly half the price. I don't know where the...More

2  Thank EilisNi
Reviewed August 3, 2014

Within walking distance of the NUI. Good food, and really excellent beer options. Try the Galway Bay Brewery options - they are fantastic.

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank 265sd
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