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Pullman Restaurant

N59 | Kentfield, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 519 600
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“venison” (8 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
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6:30 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
N59 | Kentfield, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s a train which comes along with. It very little room to relax, expensive as well, but if you’ll looking for a different scenery or experience

Thank Tomas C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was bummed about this one, especially given the cost. We've found Ireland to be the most friendly place we've ever visited and the service in most restaurants is really great. Except this one, which, unfortunately was the most expensive by quite a bit. The...More

1  Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pros: Staff was outstanding, the atmosphere was fantastic, the dessert and bread were amazing (the pastry chef is killer). My dinner was good, not great, as was my appetizer. Totally fine, but it didn't knock my socks off. The setting did though....and if you're staying...More

Thank Laura E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are frequent visitors to Galway and had always wanted to eat at the Pullman Restaurant, we did so on our most recent visit to the city, however, we wished we hadn't and certainly won't return! The setting is very special and really unique. However,...More

3  Thank islandtraveller2017
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We ate at this amazing restaurant, attached to the fabulous Glenlo Abbey Hotel. It is in two Pullman cars. The decor takes you to a different world of luxury railway dining. The food was exquisite. We were three and our entrees were Sole, Venison, and...More

Thank dejindc
Reviewed 6 October 2017

When we first arrived we were a little annoyed because we were ignored for almost 10 minutes. We walked in and eventually had to walk back almost to the kitchen to get someone's attention. Once we were seated though, service was good. I had goat...More

Thank Kirsten M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This restaurant is on the grounds of Gleno Abbey Hotel. It is comprised of several pullman train cars that are from the Orient Express. Everything is original. This was really fun. The food was very good.

Thank Carlotta M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A great opportunity to experience what The Orient Express might be like at a minimum. Food absolutely delicious and service excellent. Staff ensure you have a great time and are very attentive without hovering.

Thank shelaghknight
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Dining at the Pullman is a unique experience as it takes place in two actual dining cars of the Orient Express train. Everything sparkled and shined and seemed like it was out of a movie set. The food was very good and included some unique...More

Thank Flydog66
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Please read my review of Glenlo Abbey, and reference to this restaurant. We were sent here by the reception service at the hotel as we were hotel guests, and we were treated cooly and seated in an empty train car when it was apparently "full"...More

1  Thank Maria Patricia M
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Marianne M
17 November 2015|
Response from Glenlo_Abbey_Hotel | Property representative |
Good Morning, the dress code in our Pullman Restaurant is smart casual. We look forward to welcoming you onboard.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 53 - USD 69
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N59 | Kentfield, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 519 600
The Pullman Restaurant on the grounds of Glenlo Abbey Hotel is one of Ireland's truly unique dining experiences. Comprising of two dining carriages from the Orient Express, beautifully restored and now set on the grounds of the 5 star Glenlo Abbey Hotel, offers panoramic views overlooking Lough Corrib. Located just 2 miles from Galway, on the West Coast of Ireland, this is a dining experience not to be missed on your trip to Galway. One of the carriages, the Leona, dates back to 1927 and was part of the original Orient Express and carried VIP's all over Europe and the UK during its lifespan. 1965 saw Leona's final journey when she was used as part of Winston Churchill's funeral cortege. After this event, Leona with other carriages played a staring role in the classic movie, "Murder on the Orient Express", which featured greats such as Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall and Sean Connery. Opened in May 1998, the Pullman Restaurant aboard the Orient Express enjoys fabulous views of Lough Corrib and ironically 300 metres away from the old track bed of the now lost Galway-Clifden railway line. Majestically rising from the still waters of Lough Corrib and dating back to the 18th Century, the 5 star Glenlo Abbey Hotel is where old world charm meets contemporary elegance. From the moment you drive through our magnificent cast iron gates the beauty of this enchanting lakeside estate overlooking Lough Corrib will captivate you.
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