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Il Vicolo - CLOSED

5 Buttermilk Walk, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 535 922
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
1 Sep 2015
“Excellent”
16 Mar 2015
“Lovely food! Shame there's no non alcoholic beer though...😕”
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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5 Buttermilk Walk, Galway, Ireland
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31 - 40 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 7 May 2013

We went for our anniversary of when we met & to celebrate our recent engagement, as we had heard fab things about the place and thought it would make for a great romantic night. We were so wrong. We made a reservation, arrived on time,...More

4  Thank galwaybeard
Reviewed 2 May 2013 via mobile

We were referred to this restaurant by locals and weren't sorry!! It was so great we came back the next night!! The food was great but the staff is what made it such an awesome experience! A true Italian cafe in the heart of Galway!!...More

Thank need4travelnow
Reviewed 2 May 2013 via mobile

Called in here for lunch about a week ago. Was pleasantly surprised as soon as we walked in there was a relaxed and social atmosphere and immediately I was ready to unwind. Second surprise was the food on offer considering the whole place is so...More

Thank Jojedi
Reviewed 29 April 2013

Italian selections - Great wine choice and fantastic service from staff with help when selecting. Limited choice on specials menu.I had a lovely feta/beetroot starter followed by a Lamb shank from the specials. This was disappointing and certainly not worth the €24 price attached to...More

Thank Galway_Lad1972
Reviewed 28 April 2013

The only thing decent about this restuarant is their staff & the choice of wine. The food is terrible, bland and basic. Worst main course I ever had and complained but staff didn't pass any remarks and no discount on the bill. Will never go...More

2  Thank Una N
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Came into Galway especially for a treat of oven baked eggs on Saturday morning for brekkie...alas its only on Sundays now? and we were early..could only have coffee and cake before midday! Came back at midday for a very nice roast chicken pannini..waitress forgot our...More

Thank Widget123
Reviewed 15 April 2013 via mobile

We just had glasses of wine here as we were on our way to eat elsewhere and we will definitely be back to eat. A lovely spot

Thank drjackyjones
Reviewed 15 April 2013

This petite restaurant certainly makes up in quality what it may lack in space. A relatively small menu is complimented by perfectly selected ingredients. The menu changes daily which ensures fresh produce is used. What can only be described as fabulous Italian themed creations emerge...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 12 April 2013

I don't eat Italian much but this place had been recommended to me. I thought it was a little small at first but I soon warmed to its charms. excellent food with top service. great place for a romantic night out. would definitely recommend

Thank seanf123
Reviewed 4 April 2013

This was a great find hidden away in the streets of Galway. Beautiful coffee and a delicious salad. A small venue but well worth squeezing into.

Thank CarolineBCott
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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Buttermilk Walk, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 535 922
Description
Il Vicolo is Galway’s newest wine bar and restaurant.Situated to the rear of the Augustinian Church, Il Vicolo is the perfect spot for a long lunch, or dinner with friends.Food is delicately prepared by Sorrento native Tony Copolla using traditional Italian recipes and cooking styles. Using a selection of locally sourced and high quality Italian produce chefs prepare the finest range of rustic Italian dishes for lunch and dinner.Complimented by a vast selection of Italian wines there is a huge choice of Prosecco, red, and white wines to suit every dish. Lunch and dinner specials change daily, offering a consistently changing menu.Il Vicolo serves up a breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu, along with takeaway coffee, pastries, and rustic paninis.
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