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“We went here on our last visit to Galway - that is the reason we returned”

The Galleon Restaurant
Ranked #24 of 495 Restaurants in Galway
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $21
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Blending the tradition of the old with a feeling for the new, the Galleon has been serving 5 million satisfied customers ever since it opened 45 years ago.An institution in Salthill, it takes pride in its friendly, experienced staff and its newly refurbished premises, to offer you an exceptional dining experience.With our extensive menu, we have something for everyone, be it a fussy child, a meat lover or a gourmet eater with a refined taste. Our scrumptious selection of food includes hearty meats, delicate fish, light salads, creamy pasta and indulgent desserts. We also have gluten- free options for coeliacs and vegetarian specialities.We keep our young guest entertained with crayons and pictures to colour in, while their parents enjoy a relaxing three-course meal. We also cater for parties of up to 30 people in our devoted function room. Whether you come for leisure, to enjoy a tea and scone with friends, or for work, to avail of our free high-speed Wifi.
Reviewed February 15, 2013

Real Family restaurant - no issue with highchairs, babybowls etc.. Same host & staff as last year - professional, warm and friendly. Menu extensive to suit all budgets. Would recommend a visit!

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Reviewed February 13, 2013 via mobile

We came here recently for dinner. For that unplanned evening it was perfect. While the portions are a little small , the prices are superb. I had the steak while my companion had the Chicken Maryland. All was cooked to perfection. The staff are all very attentive but quiet and do not engage. But overall good value ...

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Reviewed February 8, 2013

If you want to experience what it was like to dine in Ireland in the heady days of the 80's, look no further than the Galleon. I can understand how this place works for some people as the old Irish adage goes "You wont leave hungry" and you wont. But you wont taste much either.

The Galway food scene has changed irrevocably and for the better in the last 10 years, but to see just how far we have come then take a step back in time and visit the Galleon.

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4  Thank LazyDoozer
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Reviewed February 7, 2013 via mobile

We ate here in feb. 3 kids and 3 adults. Really nice food, suitable for kids and adults. Great value, excellent service. We never have any complaints when we eat here.

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1  Thank epm79
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Reviewed February 2, 2013 via mobile

Was back again in Salthill and returned to the galleon with steak vouchers from the advertiser.. I'm always sceptical about these steak deals after getting pure and utter s***e in unnamed restaurants in town and knocknacarra.. It is as it says... Great steak,quality tender sirloin with all the trimmings.. No hidden extras... Good chef on steak duties aswell.. I like blue and cooked perfect.. Only downside was sligo rovers entire team were there after playing in Galway that day and team bus nearly knocked us down on arrival..

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3  Thank Arod77
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