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The Russell Gallery

| Flaggy Shore, New Quay, Ireland
+353 65 707 8185
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Lemon cake mmmmmm

Visited here twice recently while out for a Sunday cycle. Great coffee, Lovley cakes in a fab... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
via mobile
Unpleasant experience

Myself, my wife and our 8month old walked the Flaggy shore. It started to rain so we decided we... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Donall O
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The Russell Gallery is a Fine Art Gallery spectacularly located in the village of New Quay, overlooking Galway Bay on the beautiful coastline of the Burren in County Clare. Since 2001 the Russell Gallery offers a wide selection of paintings and prints from established Irish Artists with regular exhibitions running throughout the year.  You can also find a unique and inspiring selection of gifts, books, cards & organic gourmet food. The Gallery is also open as a Café and Wine-Bar with delicious coffee, an amazing teas selection, and gorgeous organic wines that come directly from our family estate in Tuscany, Italy.  The Russell Gallery is a family business that supports local artists and offers a retail store with an environmentally friendly café/wine bar experience, promoting beauty and creativity in a sustainable way.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible20%
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“great coffee” (3 reviews)
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| Flaggy Shore, New Quay, Ireland
+353 65 707 8185
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here twice recently while out for a Sunday cycle. Great coffee, Lovley cakes in a fab location😄. Tapas looked great so have to go back soon to sample

Thank declanIreland
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Myself, my wife and our 8month old walked the Flaggy shore. It started to rain so we decided we would go for lunch in the Russell Gallery where we have frequented a number of times over the years. Rushing to get in out of the...More

1  Thank Donall O
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely place to have a food stop & see some lovely paintings & pick up unusual cards. You can buy olive oil plus organic wine all from Italy.

Thank 12Pud
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We stopped for an excellent light lunch and ended up buying all our shopping here - gifts for office-mates, etc.

Thank shildon
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We were lucky enough to be staying just down the road from the Gallery. Not only was there a variety of beautiful items, but yummy treats as well. A cup of tea with a slice of cake, homemade ice cream, or a glass of wine!...More

1  Thank drdeam
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

My family and I are frequent visitors to North Clare and we always enjoy our walks along the famous Flaggy Shore. On a recent visit we decided to finish off a lovely walk with coffee and cake in the Russell Gallery, the weather was good...More

2  Thank sunnydaysrbest
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

After seeing signs for this place for miles we thought we would drop in for lunch. From the moment we stepped in we felt very unwelcome and it seemed an effort for the girl behind the counter to even give us a menu. After being...More

1  Thank Mark A
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

My sister and I travelled to New Quay with 4 young kids. We needed somewhere to rest and eat and Linanes friendly bar was unfortunately packed. I entered the gallery ahead of our entourage and soon realised it wasn't suitable for our group, so we...More

2  Thank MacRyan
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

After seeing many advertisements for the gallery, we decided to find it. After a pleasant drive in lovely countryside, we found the gallery and it was quite small. There was no welcome by anyone, we were left to our own devices. Surprised to see books...More

1  Thank jrf00die
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Nice surroundings, Italian quality coffee, had a light snack of olives and cheese which was beautiful. Friendly staff, nice place. Really worth a visit. Some really interesting books on sale also.

Thank J M
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