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Cafe Express

32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 567 922
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (23 reviews)
“ciabatta” (6 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
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71 - 80 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

I come here on a regularly and cant complement the staff enough. For such a busy busy place the staff are always so lovely and take the time to ask how the day is going and always find time to check back and look after...More

2  Thank Yvonne L
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

I like their sandwiches. The bread is so tasty! The service is slow sometimes. I always go for a cappuccino. It's ok! The toilets are dirty, they should do something about that.

Thank giuliaf698
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Booking done over the phone - name & mobile number left - we were late 16mins and booking was disregarded. Waitress explained no bookings should be taken for St.Patricks day - none of that was told when booking and was extremely rude - not single...More

Thank Sigis76
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Great coffee and food. Recommend the Irish latte. Friendly staff too! My sister and I stopped here every morning before heading out for the day.

Thank Courtney S
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Between the two Cafe Expresses in Galway City, I think the one on the corner of Shop Street slightly has the better Coffee and paid it a visit for the first time in a while. The Cappuccino I ordered was it's usual solid self but...More

Thank LonesomeTree
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We were looking for a cafe / restaurant around Eyre Square and were recommended this place. A most pleasant surprise. Fairly informal but food, drink and service was well above average for the price. Menu was pasta, pizza & salads. We had a very drinkable...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 27 January 2016

as soon as you sit you get immediately served by one of the many waiters. finally a good espresso in ireland! very good irish breakfast. good music to start the day.

Thank m c
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Walked past here and decided to duck in... Table service was good and the waiters were helpful and friendly. The cafe was busy full of tourists, locals and students. We all took advantage of the coffee and pastry special. My coffee was good, but the...More

Thank Trinh V
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

The café is located very central and an excellent meeting spot. Stopped in for a coffee with some friends and had some breakfast. Staff are super friendly and the coffee is good. Service was very quick and the food more than satisfactory. Not somewhere I'd...More

Thank intrepidtravler89
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Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Always a great place to go, always busy says it all, food is great and service 10/10, food is reasonable price, wifi available

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4 April 2015|
Response from EricFurey | Property representative |
Hi Rayburger, Thank you for taking the time to write to us, your positive feedback is much appreciated. Our bread is an organic ciabatta from Coolfin Gardens Organic Bakery. We hope to see you again soon. Kind... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 567 922
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