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The Cottage Bar - CLOSED

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US$5 - US$22
Spanish, Pub, Gastropub
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
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Reviewed 3 May 2012

Lovely lovely place for either some tapas in their beer garden or just getting a couple of foreign beers at the bar. I loved the tapas selection, from chick-peas with spinach to patatas bravas. So tasty...

Date of visit: December 2011
Thank GaticaNera
Reviewed 31 March 2012

I got here frequently and find it a nice place to go for some food and drink. They regularly cater for parties, which gives the place some good atmosphere. Staff are young and friendly.

Date of visit: February 2012
Thank quinnray
Reviewed 1 March 2012

The Cottage staff are really friendly and helpful. The finger food was fab, really tasty and a but different to the usual sausages and nuggets. The atmosphere was great too, a real good buzz. Tristan leads a great team and effort and thought is put...More

Date of visit: February 2012
Thank Louise M
Reviewed 3 January 2012

Nice tapas menu at very competitive prices.Very good selection of beers and ciders just like their sister pubs.

Thank jkgort
Reviewed 11 December 2011

Great evening at the "Cottage" - all the more rewarding as it was our first evening together as a family after so long (Mum and Dad live in Germany). Mum's an A1 cook - she seldom eats out - Dad's picky when it comes to...More

Date of visit: September 2011
Thank ciaran m
Reviewed 4 November 2011

This is a winebar that serves food rather than a true restaurant, but food is certainly part of its modus operandi. It's not just a bar snacks place. The problem is the menu is hit and miss. Some of the tapas side dishes taste awesome...More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank budgetexpert
Tristan J, General Manager at The Cottage Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2011

In our strive to achieve all round great reviews it would be great if you could elaborate on the dishes you were dissatisfied with. I can then pass this onto our chef for his benefit.

Reviewed 10 October 2011

We dined in the cottage on two occasions in the last two weeks. The food is mostly all tapas style, on my first visit i had a fantastic goats cheese and chiorzo salad. it was amazing! top marks to the chef. The bar has a...More

Date of visit: September 2011
Thank Brian O
Tristan J, General Manager at The Cottage Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2011

Thank you for your review, we will take your comments on board and trust you'll enjoy many more cosy evenings in The Cottage Bar.

Reviewed 30 August 2011

We have been vacationing in Galway for the last two weeks and have made two visits to The Cottage in Salthill. The atmosphere is terrific and the food has been consistently good. The food is served tappas style which is ideal for sharing. The menu...More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank Canadian_in_Galway
Reviewed 12 August 2011

We heard about The Cottage Bar and Rest .( lower Salthill) as we had eaten at another one of their Rest. group downtown called.. the Mill House on the river in Galway . The Cottage has that friendly feeling ..i'm sure that's where that expression...More

Date of visit: July 2011
Thank Kayla4
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