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Cafe Express

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32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 567 922
08:00 - 21:00
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Wed 08:00 - 21:00
Thu - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Tullamore, Ireland
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here on Saturday with my young daughter to kill some time, came across it by chance, was really delighted. We were greeted at the door by a very friendly girl who told us to take a seat. We sat down, it was lovely and clean. The staff have to be commended here, the girl serving us was so... More 

Thank fairyfree
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Regular customer in cafe express - whether for a sit down coffee or a quick takeaway one in the morning before work. The coffee is absolutely lovely and the service is great. Was recently blown away by the lovely new waitress that works there, so friendly and patient. They changed the menu and she was so good to answer all... More 

Thank Gaby G
Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little cafe surprise me with best Cappuccino whenever I visit to Galway. Staffs are friendly and provide great service.Good value of service and sweet coffee made my trip.

Thank Mukesh P
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I am a regular here and I keep coming back again and again because the foods great, the service is fab, the portions are big and it's very reasonably priced. The carbonara is my favourite because it's the closest thing to a traditional roman spaghetti alla carbonara in Galway. Amy and all the other waitresses are so friendly and make... More 

Thank David H
Level Contributor
22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Terrific coffee here and nice snacks too but the menu's a little limited. Good value and the staff are mostly great, except for the odd lemon of course but you get that everywhere!

Thank mick_collier
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 February 2017

It was a Tuesday afternoon and the place was full. I just had a coffee there, which was delicious. And the seating upstairs was really close, so it had more of a family atmosphere to it. It seems like a place, where everyone gets their morning coffee from.

Thank Joanna S
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely cafe restaurant. Food excellent: fresh, delightful and plentiful. Staff really pleasant, nice and friendly atmosphere!

Thank Giulia F
1 review
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The coffee just amazing been trying all the coffee shop around Galway but the cafe express are one I need it. Staff are so friendly and helpful. Thanks all of them!

Thank Gabrielius K
Level Contributor
176 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The Pancetta sandwich here is superb, usually. The service is always friendly and quick for a busy place. Keep it up.

Thank rojo81
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Great food always,cannot complain,great coffee,great service and pizza to die for. Always make a stop here when in town. Amazing value for the quality of food you receive.

Thank elixabethann

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 21
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 567 922

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?