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Black Cat

Prairie House 179 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 501 007
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (138 reviews)
“beef cheeks” (21 reviews)
“crostinis” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Prairie House 179 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Cosy Tapas Bar/ Restaurant with full wine licence. Professional and friendly staff. Whether you are in for nibbles or full dinner, there is a pleasant atmosphere. The food is great! And the wine isn't bad either.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I came here with my three children (ages 9-13) and we had a lovely dinner at the Black Cat. The service was extremely friendly, the menu is extensive and varied and the food quality and presentation was really great. My 9 year old fell in...More

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My first time at the black Cat, it will not be my last. The food was amazing, presentation was outstanding. Very friendly staff and the atmosphere is lovely. The best restaurant in Galway and Salthill.

1  Thank Niall S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rabbit and black pudding sausage with sweet potato fries, and a garlic mayonnaise dip... glass of delicious spanish red... couldn't ask for more... oh and did I mention the helpful staff and lovely ambience.

1  Thank Galwaywalks
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently ate here for the first time for our 2nd wedding anniversary and were very happy with the place. The food was lovely - we went for tapas though there are some main dishes you could also choose from. We were very happy with...More

1  Thank Grogsy2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menu is varied but is heavily seafood oriented. I had the beef cheeks, Kings prawns and Mediterranean veg. All were very pleasant but there was not enough glaze or cauliflower puree to accompany the dish. The wife had a risotto which in itself was tasty...More

Thank Liam O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place but to expensive. Food good but really you pay a lot for nothing special. We prefere oscar bistro.Staff kind but this alone will not do us to come back again

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went twice for lunch this week As before, delightful staff, great service and good food Well done and thank you !

1  Thank olivia m
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We walked down to this part of the city during a particularly windy and cold summer evening. I have to say, the area looked quite touristy and cheesy, so I assumed pub fare was the best we could do. Then we were welcomed into the...More

1  Thank GayleM72
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for a small snack with our small children not as much as needing food -as it was not long since we had dined - but More to get shelter from the chilling wind while enjoying the family festival in Salthill for st...More

Thank SeeMSee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prairie House 179 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 501 007
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