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Restaurant Gemelles

23 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 568 821
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“fajitas” (18 reviews)
“steak” (56 reviews)
“duck” (19 reviews)
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Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
23 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A warm welcome in comfortable surroundings. A fairly limited menu supplemented by specials board. Communication between customer, waitress & kitchen needs to sharpen up - requested sweet potato chips eventually arrived as the rest of the meal was consumed. Fish & duck meals were beautifully...More

Thank Argakaboy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really excellent food with great service. Have been here many times with my husband and when my parents are visiting. Love it ❤️💜💚

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here Saturday evening for the first time and it won't be the last. The staff are amazing we had Amy at the beginning she was so helpful and great sense of humour she had us laughing straight away..

Thank Kellycasey89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best oysters I have had in years. The seafood risotto was ok too, but rice undercooked. Dessert great (creme brulee) and good service. A nice place for a dinner! OK price too.

Thank AnotherKlaus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for brunch. Apart from the location we couldn't recommend this place. Food was overpriced for what it was. Had eggs Benedict. Two poached eggs, both with almost no whites left and the yellow was fully set with a hint of hollandaise. Bacon was...More

Thank Eirehiker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tasty food, generous portion sizes, first class customer service. We had prawn tempura to start, so fresh. We had s cooked on a lava stone and duck breast cooked on a lava stone (it came with red onion marmalade, and roasties) ... we shared each...More

Thank JAMcI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a delicious bowl of seafood chowder here today. My husband had the butternut squash soup. Both were excellent. The homemade brown bread was nutty and grainy, topped with that great Irish butter.

Thank rwbulldogs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous, high quality food, and wonderful friendly staff. Charming decor.Staff was actually polishing the glassware to a sheen when they weren't too busy at about 10:30 PM. Nightly specials that are,indeed, very special such as fresh caught fish prepared very well and lamb shank and...More

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chose Gemelles for a light lunch last week as I had eaten in nearby restaurants on Quay Street and always been satisfied. However, the seafood chowder I ordered arrived, after a significant wait, lukewarm and with the waitress' finger submerged in it as she carried...More

Thank 54galwaygirl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great welcome and a lot of choice in the menu. We took two fish and chips with some wine. Good price and the cooking was well controlled. Thanks again.

Thank Aléxis-Liên N
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Nearby Attractions
Quay Street
1,828 reviews
.02 miles away
Galway's Latin Quarter
756 reviews
.06 miles away
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547 reviews
.09 miles away
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117 reviews
.03 miles away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $43
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 568 821
  • E-mail
Gemelle's Restauarant is a family run restauarant situated on Quay Street, in the heart of Galway's Latin Quarter. Serving food 7 days a week, both lunch and dinner, Gemelle's restaurant is a must. Serving a mix of European styled cuisines Gemelle's is a great dining experience, that doesn't put stress on your pocket either.
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