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The Cottage Bar - CLOSED

Lower Salthill | Galway, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 583 723
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
24 Jun 2015
“Seems to be closed unfortunately”
23 Jun 2015
“Mind - it is closed at the moment!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Irish, Bar, Pub, Spanish, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Lower Salthill | Galway, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

I have visited this pub many times with my husband to enjoy their tapas, play their board games and relax. Was so disappointed to notice they are closed when we arrives in Salthill this June. Hoping they will reopen one day.

Thank Mary T
Reviewed 23 June 2015

I visited this nice place during my previous stay in Galway and this time decided we had a dinner here with my husband as it was quite close to our B&B and the references here seemed great. When we came to the place it turned...More

Thank Elena M
Reviewed 16 November 2014

I like this pub so we went for tapas Friday night, definitely not the best tapas in galway, or in salt hill for that matter, o tempura squid was cooked well but the batter was not nice and kind of greasy, pulled pork bap very...More

Thank Daisy C
Reviewed 20 October 2014

I saw the cottage on trip advisor and the great reviews and decided since we visit Galway regular to try this place out. We were so impressed from the very friendly barman to the lovely warm feeling and atmosphere. The tapas oh my goodness!!! unreal,...More

1  Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 18 October 2014

This very warm and comfortable pub serves the same great Galway Bay Brewery beer as its sister pubs. But the menu is different, and wonderfully so. I highly recommend the starter, Tempura MahiMahi, which is served with lime aoli. Brilliant! Nice outside tables in the...More

1  Thank Russ W
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Came to the cottage tonight for a couple of quiet drinks only to stumble upon a tapas menu launch, tasted beautiful dishes in a warm and friendly environment , craft beers and ciders and energetic staff kept us here for much longer than intended! A...More

1  Thank Sardines4tea
Reviewed 13 October 2014

I'm glad someone showed me this place, I was in the cottage bar just the other night and it was savage! Good food, great selection of beers and the music was at a very managable level. I often try to find places where conversation is...More

1  Thank Howard G
Reviewed 2 October 2014

Love this spot... it caters for everyone, went again last night in my runners having walked the Lovely Galway prom and didnt feel one bit underdressed.... that's what i like about the cottage it caters for all you can never be over dressed or underdressed...More

2  Thank Sheila G
Reviewed 29 September 2014

In Galway for the first time, went to The Cottage on the recommendation of a guy we met in the hotel bar. Fantastic exterior and interior, with great signage/bric a brac etc. Outstanding range of beers, from the inevitable Guinness (though they've got 3 or...More

1  Thank StoneBalancer
Reviewed 27 September 2014

Reasonable, spacious restaurant with wonderful food! I had a terrific burger. And the traditional Irish dishes were good! Close to many B&Bs.

1  Thank Kallie J
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 22
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Salthill | Galway, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 583 723
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