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The Kitchen

Galway City Museum Spanish Parade | Spanish Arch, Galway H91 CX5P, Ireland
+353 91 534 883
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“veggie wrap” (5 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Galway City Museum Spanish Parade | Spanish Arch, Galway H91 CX5P, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Loved the feel of The Kitchen. Had the breakfast bacon bagel which filled me for the day. Lovely and fresh. Friendly staff.

Thank 110Helen2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

ive been to the kitchen today. everything was going wrong for them today no till, no internet, no card machine and very busy but instead of being rude or anything, the staff kept it calm and lovely. i saw A rude customer shouting at the...More

Thank jeboom83
Michelle K, Owner at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow Thank you so so much for your lovely review. We are all delighted... it was indeed a desperate day with all our tech failing us but the front of house guys handled it like the pros they are!! Thanks again Best Michelle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited The Kitchen on our first day in Galway, and ended up having dinner here. We ended up ordering the vegan Vietnamese Style Phở with tofu, and it was awsome! The tofu really is something else! The staff was very friendly too, and the...More

Thank NordicCityGirl
Michelle K, Owner at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your wonderful feedback. warmest regards Michelle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has a lovely relaxed atmosphere and great plum tart! The service is friendly and efficient especially the waitress who served me today, Emma couldn't have been more charming or attentive. Will visit again soon.

Thank OlwynW2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the Kitchen for brunch. Pretty decent menu however the food was well above decent standards. The staff were friendly and attentive and they supplied us with good coffees throughout our stay. Would highly recommend The Kitchen for a nice relaxing brunch when in...More

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

you won't find nicer food or staff in Galway. the menu differs depending on time of year but the food is always local and prepared fresh with loads of veggie and vegan options to choose from. a great family restaurant too, with loads of space...More

Thank Woolph N
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

A busy little restaurant/cafe. The staff were friendly and thankfully we were seated quite quickly. There were a number of guests waiting for tables after us - testament to its popularity. 4 of our party ordered ordered the veggie mezze and it was really lovely....More

Thank Erica B
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The Lamb mezze was just amazing...not my first time for brunch here and it never dissapoints. Service was also second to none

Thank LGG91
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

I’ve eaten here quite a lot for lunch or coffee and it never disappoints. A recent trip with a vegan and vegetarian was very successful. Delicious brunch for all. Even for me, a committed omnivore, the vegan fry up was a highlight. And their brown...More

Thank Jcjc1994
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Visited here twice in 1 day., for tea and lunch. Very busy cafe But very well organised by the manager on the day. Food was lovely and atmosphere was buzzy. Nice spot for lunch after a visit to the Galway City Museum. Great spot.

Thank IrelandMPH
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galway City Museum Spanish Parade | Spanish Arch, Galway H91 CX5P, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 534 883
  • E-mail
Honest, tasty food in the Heart of Galway Housed in the cultural hub of the Galway City Museum with views of the Corrib River and famed Spanish Arch, The Kitchen is a bright, spacious yet cosy cafe + restaurant offering the best in local cuisine with an international flare.
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