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Oscar's Seafood Bistro

Clan House 22/23 Dominick Street Upper, Galway 091, Ireland
+353 91 582 180
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (227 reviews)
“monkfish” (111 reviews)
“fish cakes” (47 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Clan House 22/23 Dominick Street Upper, Galway 091, Ireland
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291 - 300 of 996 reviews

Reviewed 14 March 2016

Great atmosphere, great food and right in the city centre! We loved all our dishes and seafood mainly!

Thank Inga H
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Went here on a recommendation and wasn't disappointed. The food was wonderful and the atmosphere was friendly but lively.

Thank tsheehan63
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Great seafood best ever lovely restaurant cosy and homely and Katrina who looked after us that evening was a treasure and made us feel very welcome will be back later this year for sure.

Thank Lesley P
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Everything is first rate in the bistro. The food, the care, the preparation, the staff, the ambience. The oysters were great, the calimari very good, the chicken and whitefish were very good. We raved about the salmon and the seafood chowder. We enjoyed it so...More

Thank Agile_Lapin
Reviewed 6 March 2016

We had just arrived in Galway on a Saturday afternoon and did not expect to be accomodated but were fortunate to get an early table which was fine as we had not had lunch. Friendly efficient service, nice decor in keeping with the coastal location...More

1  Thank Joanie59
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Some nice reviews meant we were looking forward to treating ourselves. Oscars does have very poor decor and can be cold but this is well compensated by friendly staff. The menu is very basic - chicken, sirloin stake, etc but the slate menu includes a...More

8  Thank Railwayman024
Reviewed 2 March 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our first experience in Oscars for many years. The starters of chowder for me and prawns for him were top class. The monkfish main course was to die for and his steak was charcoal grilled and tasted just as it should. A...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Came here with two friends on recommendation and trip advisor reviews.... There's a reason to trust Trip Advisor!! This was one of the best meals out I've ever had, crab starter and Monk fish main for someone who wouldn't usually be the biggest fish eater........More

Thank MuinteoirE
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We went here for birthday celebration and it was fantastic! The food, atmosphere, music...service, all of it was superb.

Thank kate040
Reviewed 24 February 2016

The food was fresh and delicious! I tried stingray for the first time and I must say the texture was not so much to my liking but the flavor was incredible! The Cookbook is a must have also!

Thank Byron W
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7 September 2016|
Response from Frank D | Reviewed this property |
Website was working on 25 March 2017.
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2 August 2016|
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Response from Hugh A | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. It gets pretty busy but we showed up without a reservation and had an hour wait. It was worth it.
3 August 2015|
Response from Frank D | Reviewed this property |
No, other options, beside of seafood are available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 62
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clan House 22/23 Dominick Street Upper, Galway 091, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 582 180
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