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Blakes Bar

25 Eglinton Street | Galway, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 530 053
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (26 reviews)
“mussels” (12 reviews)
“cheese board” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
25 Eglinton Street | Galway, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had dinner here on 18th September 2017 but hadn't booked in advance. This was not a problem and we were seated very quickly... the food was great and very good value.... really enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere there and the staff were super efficient and...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed excellent food here. Staff were very helpful and in the bar section one staff member in particular was going out of his way to make sure that everyone in the bar was enjoying their evening.

1  Thank NiamhGaillimh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very dissapointed and will never return. Usually very nice but such a bad experience will never go back. The place was relatively busy and it was as if they could not handle it. Firstly the bread they came out with had hair on it, same...More

Thank Gal1693
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great bar, excellent food. We had the duck and the salmon. The food far exceeded most other bars. Service was great and the bar staff were very friendly!

Thank janicekirkham
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I called in here for a cocktail while shopping. We both opted for the strawberry dawn cocktail. Although lovely at least 50% of the cocktail is just whipped cream so I think the price is a bit high for it. Unsure if...More

Thank Aimee L
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Situated in the very heart of Galway beautiful inside ,lovely staff .Ask for Chad he is very helpful and knows his trade well great food.

1  Thank Colombo M
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Taste the 4 corners of Ireland, or ask for their recommendation! These guys know their whiskey. Cozy bar with a lovely staff and some great live music on a Saturday night.

1  Thank Jenny F
Reviewed July 10, 2017

If you are a foodie, you must eat here. Fantastic atmosphere and delicious food. James O'Neil is the manager here and knows how to deliver excellent customer service. This was one of the best meals we had on our trip.

1  Thank 61elc
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Amazing food. Amazing service. All around Great atmosphere! Chad behind the bar was very knowledgable about the product behind the bar. Would recommend to anyone!

1  Thank Tyler Z
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

What a great spot. Chad at the bar helped us navigate everything from the streets outside to the whiskey we tried. He was helpful and the drinks were superb. We'll be back for the food if we can.

1  Thank TiffiniM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Eglinton Street | Galway, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 530 053
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Description
Blake's Corner Bar, located in the heart of the city plays a big part of Galway's food scene. Since its establishment in 2012, there has been a strong focus on building an excellent reputation for food complemented by a friendly and professional service in comfortable surroundings. Blake's Corner Bar has built strong relationships with award winning local producers from which the menu is specifically designed, making the most of these ingredient by using the freshest supplies to create the best dishes. The bar is also part of the Galway Whiskey Trail offering a vast selection of whiskies and a trained whiskey ambassador to advise you all whiskey tastes. The bar serves an extensive breakfast, lunch and dinner menu and groups have the option to pre-book an area and choose from delectable deli boards and/or party food platters. All sporting events are live on H.D TVs.
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