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Java's Creperie and Cafe Francais

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$4 - $32
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French, Cafe, European
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Been here a few times and have to say its the best place to get an iced latte. Love the aesthetic of the place. Food is good too!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Shokonc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would 100% reccomend Javas to anyone visiting or staying in Galway. Be it sweet or Savour food you will not be disapointed. It is off the main track of town but that offers a nice intimate cosy setting. The service by the waiting staff...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Deegan_34_
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am a regular customer. 20 years I came for the coffee and free postcards. Now I come to treat my son to his favourite pancakes and have the best salad I've had. Lovely staff and a pleasant atmosphere just makes this place our go...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank SimTealeaf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having visited many years ago, my family decided to revisit on a trip to galway city. We were not disappointed. Beautiful crepes, generous size and plenty of filling. Could not fault it. Small and cosy atmosphere and the staff are friendly. From start to finish...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Amanda C
Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

We were served by a sulky, grumpy and unenthusiastic blonde waitress. I won’t come back because the atmosphere she created was just horrible and I have experienced her moody attitude twice now. Hire new bright and enthusiastic staff and I might come back. :) I...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Saraa222G
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

I've been here quite a few times over the years. I like the salads, the staff are lovely, but man, this place needs a deep clean! I mean it literally needs to be pulled apart and washed down. It's sticky and icky and I have...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank GlobeTrotting828968
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

Come here for late evening dinner, the crepes is awesome, not too sweet and mix well with cappuccino. The upstairs decor is great!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank yfuwong
Reviewed April 27, 2019

I have been in this place only once, but I liked the atmosphere. We ordered hot chocolate, coffee, tea, some scones and some crepes. Everything was good and the staff is also nice. It's very good if you like a break from your day.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Diletta P
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

Nice little French/Breton crêperie and café. The atmosphere is relaxed, with calming, well-chosen music. The crêpes are delicious. I've been here a few times and always enjoyed it. Advance notice: I don't think it's wheelchair accessible.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank lvrich
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

We go to Java's every week at least once when leaving work. In spite of the inattentive service sometimes, we always come back. However, Thursday night we waited 12 minutes for the waitresses to look at us and realize we are ready to order. It's...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Ludmillaflores
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