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An Tobar Nua

25/27 Dominick Street Lower, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 562 175
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8 Sep 2017
“Cheap and Cheerful!”
27 Aug 2017
“Great spot for coffee and quick bite”
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly
25/27 Dominick Street Lower, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Very affordable food and drink by the riverside! Nice relaxing atmosphere and caters to all. Good, friendly service!

Thank hyadnsk
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We had stopped through here a few years back and the flat white was so good that I had to stop back in again. The place is still as good as we remembered. The menu is very kid friendly and perfectly situated in the heart...More

Thank Lewis B
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Super friendly and helpful staff. We just had coffee and chocolate cake, but it's good place to have meal as well. Cake was not very moisture, but tasty anyway. They have baby nappy changing facilities, so one more bonus to this place. Card acceptable if...More

Thank SanaHameed
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We loved the association between the restaurant and the locals and especially the fact that young people could have a safe space. The coffee and tea was a high point, but the cookies -- particularly the oatmeal cookies -- were THE HIGH POINT. We took...More

Thank Clayton B
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Passed this restaurant many times over the years and for some reason I had it in my head that this was some pokey run down place. Over Christmas I met a friend there. All I can say is FANTASTIC FOOD and FANTASTIC STAFF. Had the...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Had top class breakfast for family of 4,served by cheerful and friendly staff, excellent value, food was delicouse and place was spotless. Cant recommend highly enough and will be back.

Thank golfrryan
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Great place! Love the coffee & the atmosphere! The staff was so friendly! Very lovely place with a nice view.

Thank MikellAO
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Great café down by the canal. Really good prices too, probably some of the best value in Galway. Could easily spend a few hours in the spacious main space, but there's also a quiet room in the back open to customers who prefer a quieter...More

Thank briaaanf
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This cafe is one of the gems of Galway City. Whether you want some quite down time or meeting with friends or family, just coffee or some more substantial there is literally something for you. The environment is welcoming and cosy and staff are friendly...More

Thank lornafreney
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Lovely spot for a simple meal on a budget with super friendly staff! Good coffee too! Oddly enough this is also a good spot if you want to hear some American accents as there are some American students who do a short-term work abroad placement...More

Thank Josh C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 10
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25/27 Dominick Street Lower, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 562 175
An Tobar Nua is an Irish and American cafe and coffee shop in a great location, one street away from the historic Claddagh and overlooking the canal in Galway City's popular West end. The delightful ambience inside the cafe is complemented by the original stonework, beautiful seating facing the water and reflective quiet in the atrium. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout. The fare is a mix of cafe favourites with Irish, American and south-west style food, as well as An Tobar Nua's speciality: delicious homemade desserts and scones baked fresh on-site. The extensive menu contains a full-range of made fresh sandwiches, paninis, homemade soups, salads, wraps, rolls and bagels. Breakfast is served all day. The cooked breakfast options include the mega breakfast, breakfast rolls and omelettes. Visitors can also choose something hot off the grill such as hotdogs, burgers and 'Tex Mex' favourites. It also offers great value meal deals. A full range of hot & iced coffees, teas, sodas, speciality drinks and more provide refreshment any time of the day! An Tobar Nua's superb customer service is a highlight and the friendly staff members are always welcoming and ready to chat. The hospitable atmosphere has made it a local favourite among adults, students and tourists alike. Stop in for a cuppa and a chat!
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