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The Boathouse - CLOSED

Main Street, Oranmore, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 788 525
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Jan 13, 2016
“New years eve dinner”
Dec 30, 2015
“A meal fit for a King”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, French, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Oranmore, Galway, Ireland
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81 - 90 of 188 reviews

Reviewed June 17, 2014

The boathouse is easily one of the best restaurants I have ever been to, the staff and the food never fail to impress. Whenever I have visitors this is automatically where I bring them to dinner and have always had great reports!

Thank Charelene F
Reviewed June 13, 2014

We stopped by The Boathouse on a whim and it ended up being one of the best meals we had on our trip to Ireland. The food was pure perfection from the starter to the main course and on to dessert. The staff was very...More

Thank Lee C
Reviewed June 13, 2014

My husband and I ate here last weekend- it was our second time to have dinner here - the first time was about 2 months ago. We were very impressed the first time and always worry when we return for a second visit it won't...More

Thank LizR7
Reviewed June 11, 2014

I went to the Boathouse last week. For a family birthday we have been so well looked after, the food and service were to class... Look forward to the next visit already. Special Thanks to Evan.

Thank Cyril M
Reviewed June 9, 2014

Unforgivable for any restaurant to serve a dish which is not described correctly on the menu. I had seabass and the menu did not mention it was wrapped in cooked ham, which there is no way I would ever order it. The sides were good....More

Thank ArcfireSG
Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

The food is very nice but the service wasn't up to standard. We waited far too long and the dishes didn't all arrive together. Too pricy for a mediocre dining experience. They did apologize and we got something off the bill. But not going back.

Thank Sidonia S
Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

Visited The Boathouse with my girlfriend on the 30th of May 2014 and couldn't recommend it highly enough. The lunch menu was very reasonably priced considering the quality of the dishes on offer. There were several tables occupied during our visit, and despite there being...More

Thank breandawg
Reviewed May 27, 2014

One of the nicest restaurants with beautiful menu and food I have visited in a while. Would recommend to anyone. I will definitely be back.

Thank Steve0s
Reviewed May 22, 2014

Food in Ireland has improved significantly in the last decade or so to the point where it's rare that you get a bad meal. However there are still only a few restaurants operating at level where you can recognize true skill and craftsmanship elevating everyday...More

Thank yankingalway
Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

Had lunch here today & thoroughly enjoyed it. Service was attentive without being overly so. Nice choice of open sandwiches, soup, chowder and main courses. The waiter brought a selection of breads to the table which is a nice touch. I had the salmon which...More

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Oranmore, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway  >  Oranmore
  • Phone Number: +353 91 788 525
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