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Riordan's

7 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
Travelers talk about
“shepherds pie” (11 reviews)
“irish stew” (12 reviews)
“beef lasagne” (3 reviews)
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7 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 244 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were unfortunate enough to wander into this place today. When we asked the waitress where to sit she just shrugged her shoulders. We ordered the seafood chowder to start and it arrived about 5 minutes later..it was the most disgusting drool I have ever...More

Thank Roy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent homemade food restaurant in an irish kitchenette for the mood should only the restaurant waiter be à little bit smile full. ......

Thank Christophe D
Reviewed October 17, 2017

You might be tempted to eat here because of the low price-- don't. The food is not good and the cook needs a lesson in basic hygiene. I was looking directly into the kitchen as my meal was being. prepared. I paid and left, with...More

Thank secretshopper9999
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Riordan's is a lovely little café located conveniently for Galway city museum and the docks. It can look a little cramped and tiny when you walk in but don't be deceived - the food is tasty and fantastic value for money. There is additional seating...More

Thank LewiiRose
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

A group of six of us all ordered Irish coffee. It was our first time having it so we were not sure what to expect. In the first instance we tasted ammonia/sulfur and were debating whether it was supposed to be like that. At the...More

Thank MaroochydoreLam
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

Had the best full Irish breakfast with orange juice coffee toast and brown bread €8.50 excellent value! Very relaxed atmosphere sitting by the window overlooking the medieval Quay street bustle! The vegetable soup and brown bread €4.50 was heartwarming and a fine big pot of...More

Thank MarOReilly
Reviewed September 12, 2017

I love coming here for breakfast at the weekends, and often recommend it to visitors as having the best Irish fry in town. The food is hearty home cooking and tea served like in an Irish home, not the metallic tasting tea that is often...More

Thank Catríona N
Reviewed September 7, 2017

We were here for a couple of pints, and for the good athmosphere. Excellent, traditional Irish pub experience!

Thank laszloj134
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with under 2 year old for evening meal, staff very friendly and welcoming, had starter main and tea all for under €15. All food was very well cooked, traditional Irish food done well. Lamb Irish stew was very tasty, generous portion sizes. Recommended...More

Thank pcwsjm
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Ordered beef stew, got food poisoning. The other three in my party did not get sick. They ordered different meals which were all mediocre.

Thank michaelb1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
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