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Kirwan's Lane

Kirwan's Lane off Quay St, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 081
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Taste of medieval Galway

Taste of medieval Galway. One of the remaining streets which retains size & feel of the medieval... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
coyotebanjo
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Lubbock, Texas
Wonderful food and wine!

Stopped in for a late lunch. The seafood was fresh and delicious. Small restaurant with intimate... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Elizabeth C
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Kirwan's Lane off Quay St, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Taste of medieval Galway. One of the remaining streets which retains size & feel of the medieval city.

Thank coyotebanjo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for a late lunch. The seafood was fresh and delicious. Small restaurant with intimate surroundings.

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looking forward to Galway oysters only to be told they were out of season. Kirwan Lane, however, had farmed oysters that were very good. My dish of panfried hake, potato/basil/almond croquettes, pureed squash, asparagus and sauce verte was excellent, as was Tom's sea bass in...More

1  Thank cyssf2003
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This lane was recommended for oysters at the seafood restaurant but it has so much more. The oysters were tasty and loved the vinegar and onion concoction they served with it. The cider and amber ale were refreshing. Had lunch at Goya and their daily...More

Thank karla k
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Some very interesting history on this lane for sure. ! shop is there and a few businesses. But we loved how quaint the lane was and the pretty purple shop called cup of tea right before you reach it. I forget how the Cup of...More

1  Thank Tricia824
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is absolutely amazing - could not fault one thing. The food was extremely tasty and the ambience was great. The staff were also very attentive. Would recommend this restaurant to everyone as the choice on the menu is excellent.

Thank TryEverything15
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Tiny little lane... simple cut across / walk through. Not much else I can say about it, but worth a walk through if you have time.

Thank phoenixesrose
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Had fabulous raw oysters. Wonderful ambiance, friendly staff. Not for children. Had the hake, highly recommend.

Thank sorba21
Reviewed 18 March 2017

You will stumble onto this lane from Quay Street in the Latin Quarter. A lot of history in this lane and quite nice to visit

1  Thank Warwick A
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We had a family celebration dinner here. 9 of us dined early on a Saturday evening. While the food got mixed reviews, our server appeared as if she didn't want to be there at all, no smile and no interaction. Pity because the prices you...More

Thank pmanusbrown
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