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7 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“shepherds pie” (11 reviews)
“irish stew” (12 reviews)
“beef lasagne” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly
7 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Arrived on Friday, went to Riordans for Shepherds pie. Was welcome and waited on greatly by a girl named Sheila. Brilliant food and service. Would recommend.

Thank galway113
Reviewed July 15, 2016

Our food was pretty good, but I was amazed by the proliferation of potatoes on our plates. We each ordered mains that included potatoes and three of the four sides were potatoes or included them. I know this is Ireland, but wow! Guinness was "pour...More

Thank ace4444
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

My brother and I stopped in for dinner. I had the Shepherd's Pie and he the Chicken gougons. Both arrived pipping hot and were delicious. The prices were great and the service was friendly if a little distracted. It was a busy place and we...More

Thank Chelsea Q
Reviewed June 18, 2016

We have eaten here before and always get a good meal for a good price,the place isnt fancy to look at but you get good irish food .

1  Thank James F
Reviewed June 17, 2016

Wandered in hungry off the street, delighted to find this place. Good food, large portions for very reasonable prices in such a busy tourist area. Highly recommend.

1  Thank partyjo
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

This visit was very disappointing, food was average. We had Full Irish breakfast, and had at least 2 pieces of toast which had mould on them. Staff were also not particularly friendly or greatly apologetic about the toast. Lacked any real warmth or charm. Tea...More

Thank Mike19652602
Reviewed May 20, 2016

The restaurant has a quaint old fashioned decor. The food is very reasonably priced and is of good quality.

1  Thank ComedyDad
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Well we were looking forward to our first full Irish breakfast of our trip to Éire and after a quick check on TA decided to try out this place. Should have read more reviews. Not a great welcome by staff on arrival but the expectation...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Cosy cafe with massive food portions. Food was delicious. Didn't wait long for it. It was very reasonable

1  Thank Donna O
Reviewed May 7, 2016

I used to eat here quite a bit going back over the years. Not any more though. The food is, as all the other reviews point out, basic. No harm in that though, nice to have somewhere you can just have something simple. However, on...More

1  Thank James K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
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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