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Gourmet Food Parlour - Salthill, Salthill, Co. Galway

Gourmet Food Parlour - Salthill

4.0
4
463 reviews
€30 and under
Comfort Food
The first Gourmet Food Parlour outside of Dublin, sitting just west of Galway city in the bustling townland of Salthill overlooking Galway Bay. Serving up a range of delicious dishes for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch, as well as a range of wines and cocktails to top off your visit!

*A discretionary service charge of 10% will be added to the bill for parties of 8 or more.
100% of tips go to our staff.

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2 people

19:00


Booked 5 times today

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Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    €30 and under
  • Cuisines
    Comfort Food, Tapas / Small Plates, Breakfast
  • Hours of Operation
    Mon, Tue 9:00 am–3:30 pm Wed 9:00 am–5:00 pm Thu 9:00 am–7:30 pm Fri, Sat 9:00 am–9:00 pm Sun 9:00 am–5:30 pm
  • Phone number
    (091) 393 330
  • Payment Options
    Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
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What 463 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.0
4 based on recent ratings
  • 4.1Food
  • 4Service
  • 4.1Ambience
  • 3.8Value

NoiseModerate

Diners' Choice Awards

  • Connacht

    Great for brunch

  • Connacht

    Healthy

  • Connacht

    Neighbourhood gem

  • Connacht

    Lively

  • Connacht

    Most Booked

  • Galway City

    Best Overall

  • Galway City

    Best Food

  • Galway City

    Best Service

  • Galway City

    Best Value

  • Galway City

    Good for groups

  • Galway City

    Great for creative cocktails

  • Galway City

    Healthy

  • Galway City

    Good for special occasions

  • Galway City

    Lively

  • Galway City

    Most Booked

463 Reviews
  1. Robert

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 4 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Really enjoyed it. The Breakfasts were delicious. Highly recommend.

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  2. OpenTable Diner

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Always a great place to eat - delicious lunch options and friendly staff, with great service overall. Can’t recommend GFP highly enough!
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded 2 days ago
    Thank you for the lovely review - Team GFP

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  3. EmmaV

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 5
    Forgot about our starters (very busy) had to remind waiter! But overall a highly enjoyable evening!

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  4. SJH2023

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely place, food was really tasty & service was great - Valentines Deal was really good value
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 19 February 2024
    Thank you for the positive feedback - Team GFP

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  5. FIONAm

    Limerick

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Really enjoy our meal. Good choice, reasonably priced. Friendly staff.

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  6. PaulaM

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 4 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing food and staff are so friendly! Will definitely be back

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  7. ClaireMK

    Connacht

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 2 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Cold outside but restaurant really cosy. I and the other adult thought our food was superb and had great taste. The two Bucks, 7 and, enjoyed their nuggets and chips, apple. They were delighted with a pudding to finish. A lovely hour and an half spent at GFP and a very good waiter attended us

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  8. CormacQ

    Dublin

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 28 January 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 3
    waited 40 mins for food.. disappointing service, need to do better

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  9. SarahN

    Connacht

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 28 January 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Service was great, staff were very welcoming and helpful. I had the pancakes and they were delicious.

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  10. AoifeR

    Westmeath

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 19 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely food. Warm cosy restaurant. Good quality food. Nice size portions

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  11. CatherineC

    Connacht

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 8 January 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 3
    Lovely decor and trimmings, some staff very nice and helpful some not so much.. food could definitely be of better quality and value, I was left waiting almost 25 minutes for one piece of toasted bread which had been part of my original order but was left out so when I now questioned it I was left 25 minutes for one piece of toast. Sometimes a half uttered ‘ sorry’ doesn’t have meaning.

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  12. JoanK

    Connacht

    3 reviews

    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 6 January 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    We really enjoyed our return to restaurant. Food was good service n staff excellent. Only problem was heating. It was a very cold night and heating seemed to be from reverse air condition/ heating. I find that method is not warm enough on the floor. We will be back on a warmer night.

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  13. ClaireP

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 31 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great spot for a celebration 🍾. Lovely atmosphere. Friendly staff. Gorgeous food.

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  14. JohnB

    Connacht

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 30 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fantastic place to go to to have food with friends, great choice of food to suit everyone. Value for money.

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  15. KevinR

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 29 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    1st time eating here, lovely athmosphere, decor was beautiful. Lovely friendly staff, best burger, will be back.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 3 January 2024
    Thank you for the lovely feedback Kevin, we hope to see you again soon - Team GFP

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  16. LaraC

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    2.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 28 December 2023

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 1
    Food was good but service was incredibly slow, after an hour we only had water on our table. Staff were doing their best but restaurant was way overbooked for 2 servers to manage.

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  17. Abbi

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 24 December 2023

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Thank you to all the lovely staff on Christmas Eve

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  18. GalitC

    Connacht

    2 reviews

    2.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 18 December 2023

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    I eat many times in this place was very disappointing. Soup was very blend no taste. Usually you get nice brown bread with it this time was sliced bread from a bag. Probably because it wasn't fresh it was slightly toast. If u don't get back to the good quality taste food that used to be you going to lose customers.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 20 December 2023
    Hi Galit, I am sorry to hear we did not meet your expectations. We are always looking to improve and appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback. We take comments like yours and use them in our staff training as we strive to provide the best to our customers. Thank you, Team GFP

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  19. DruryC

    Warwickshire

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 17 December 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 2
    Poor service, incorrect food served and they never checked to see if it was OK. Couldn't get anyone's attention until other people had finished eating. Rubbish experience.

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  20. ConorC

    Dublin

    3 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 16 December 2023

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Big improvement in quality of food and service since the last time we visited
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 18 December 2023
    Thank you Conor for your positive feedback. We appreciate you noticing our continued efforts to improve on both service and food quality - Team GFP

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  21. RuthT

    Limerick

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 10 December 2023

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 4
    The food was lovely, unfortunately for the second time visiting the drinks were delayed. We had our meal almost finished by the time we received them, after having to ask twice for them. Disconnect between the drinks area & rest of the restaurant. That said would recommend as the food is lovely.

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  22. TimM

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 9 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely spot for lunch and breakfast. Recommend booking a table as it can get quite busy.

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  23. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 30 November 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 1
    The place was really cold, the service was not great, we were all given different menus and told different things by different staff members, food was quite disappointing, the portions were small and the food was a bit cold, overall a disappointing experience and not worth the expense, I wouldn't recommend it and I won't go there again

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  24. AdrienneD

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 19 November 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Lovely for a Sunday brunch - nice and casual but comfy seats and atmosphere
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 20 November 2023
    Thank you for the kind words, Adrienne! We’re so happy your visit at Salthill GFP went so smoothly. We’d love to continue providing great service to awesome customers like you. Thanks again!

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  25. AnnaMarieF

    Connacht

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 19 November 2023

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    Sent email already re Sunday experience with gourmet food parlour.

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  26. EmmaS

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 18 November 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Fabulous food and a great atmosphere.Would highly recommend.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 20 November 2023
    Thanks for leaving us such a wonderful review. We look forward to welcoming you again soon, GFP Team

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  27. Marh

    Connacht

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 17 November 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 3
    Dishes lacked flavour and it seemed the ingredients were of very poor quality.

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  28. Nora

    Connacht

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 11 November 2023

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 3
    It was a bit cold at our table in the restaurant so we had to move to a different table. We had to wait 30 min for our drinks to arrive.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 14 November 2023
    Thank you so much for your honest feedback. We take comments like yours and use them in our staff training as we strive to improve. We have shared your feedback with our management team -GFP Team

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  29. CocoCola

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 11 November 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food was beautiful and staff were very nice , we enjoyed the overall experience
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 12 November 2023
    Thank you for the great review! We're thrilled to know you had a great experience with us. We hope to see you again soon!

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  30. Anfieldboy

    Dublin

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 4 November 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 2
    This was not a great experience. Booked table for 1pm, seated at 12.58pm but didn't receive our food til 13.55pm. Had to ask for our order to be taken. Plenty of staff. At least 4 tables empty so not very busy. Implies not enough chefs. No apology received. Not the only ones waiting to be served. It was my wife's birthday, so this experience spoiled her special occasion. My daughter didn't receive the food she ordered. Didn't bring it to anyone's attention in case it would take a long time to be corrected. When we first arrived, the male waiter behind counter was making drinks....took 2 glasses down using his hands inside the glasses......so off putting. Hygiene clearly not a priority. The 4 tables that were free, were not tidied up or cleaned. The free waiter/ waitress could have done this which would have greatly assisted the front of house staff member, in being available to greet customers. Food in general was good and value for money.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 6 November 2023
    Hello, We are sorry to hear about your experience. We are taking this seriously and have alerted our management team on this matter and would like to communicate directly with you. Please reach out to us at01 895 75 65 or provide your phone number and we will contact you shortly. -GFP Team

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  31. CathyC

    Dublin

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 2 November 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 1
    Service was very unfriendly. Food was mediocre and overused unfortunately. I won’t be back!
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 4 November 2023
    Hi Cathy, we're so sorry to hear about your experience and thank you so much for your honest feedback. Your comment has been passed on to all staff. We would welcome having another opportunity to show you that we can provide a stellar dining experience.

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  32. Fiona

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 16 October 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Really good food! Great service and lovely decor.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 20 October 2023
    Thanks for the great review Fiona! It was a pleasure having you and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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  33. MG101

    Dublin

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 7 October 2023

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 3
    Often Eat in GFP in Dublin, always stunning, Galway’s branch was very disappointing by comparison.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 8 October 2023
    I am sorry to hear we did not meet your expectations. We are always looking to improve and appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback.

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  34. TuamLady

    Connacht

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 30 September 2023

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 1
    Arrived yesterday for a reservation. Understandably busy on a Saturday afternoon, however we were about 30 mins waiting to order. When the food eventually arrived. It was fine, it was an hour by the time we had plates in front of us. The side order was missing. We were waiting a while, then told it would be 2 minutes but it never arrived. I did notice the manager (I think) that came on duty around 12.30 was very good and did try to rectify things around us. One of the waiters was very abrupt to the customers and asked for orders of a couple next to us in a manner I wouldn’t expect of that establishment (he didn’t serve us) and it made the environment very frosty. I always enjoyed dining there and would maybe consider it again in the future but we left disappointed

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  35. BridP

    Connacht

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 23 September 2023

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Had a lovely brunch here with friends. Great for when you are not in a rush.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 27 September 2023
    Thank you for taking the time to leave your comment. We are looking forward to seeing you again soon!

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  36. RodneyO

    Connacht

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 16 September 2023

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Lovely restaurant interior. Menu selection is very limited and basic. Desserts could be a little more interesting other than the glossed over bought in simple desserts. Food was nice but don't expect the wow factor that will encourage you back for more. A little imagination needed for the menu.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 2 October 2023
    I am sorry to hear we did not meet your expectations. We are always looking to improve and appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback. We invite you to give us another try and would love to speak to you personally. My name is Luke, I'm the manger in Salthill We take comments like yours and use them in our meetings as we strive to improve.

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  37. LauraO

    Connacht

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 15 September 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 1
    Food was bland & disappointing, been to Dublin ones & they are light years ahead
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 2 October 2023
    Hi Laura, we're so sorry to hear about your experience. We want to know more, to help resolve the situation. Please let us know how we can contact you by sending a note here: [email address / phone number].

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  38. SineadC

    Westmeath

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 9 September 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food is amazing. The restaurant is very nicely decorated.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 2 October 2023
    Thank you for the great review, Sinead! We're thrilled to know you had a great experience with us. We hope to see you again soon!

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  39. JoanK

    Connacht

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 8 September 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    We got a very friendly welcome on arrival and were accommodated with our choice of table. The service was excellent and the food was delicious. It was an exceptionally warm evening hence four stars for ambience as it was too warm for me. I felt the room needed air conditioning.
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 2 October 2023
    Thank you for taking the time to leave your comment. We are thrilled that you enjoyed Joan, I will have a work with our maintenance team. We are looking forward to seeing you again soon!

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  40. DKing

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 27 August 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Enjoyed brunch at Gourmet Food Parlour on Sun 27th. The food was really delicious- and the coffee was very good! My compliments to the staff who were so friendly. A very enjoyable meal, thank you!
    Gourmet Food Parlour - SalthillResponded on 30 August 2023
    Thank you for the lovely feedback. Team GFP

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Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitising

    • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
    • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
    • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
    • Contactless payment available
  • Physical distancing

    • Limited number of seated diners
    • Distancing maintained in common areas
    • Extra space between tables
  • Protective equipment

    • Waiting staff wear masks
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

FAQs

Gourmet Food Parlour - Salthill does offer delivery in partnership with Just Eat. Gourmet Food Parlour - Salthill also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (091) 393 330.

Gourmet Food Parlour - Salthill is rated 4 stars by 463 OpenTable diners.

Gourmet Food Parlour - Salthill does offer gift cards which you can purchase here.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

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2 people

19:00


Booked 5 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Gourmet Food Parlour - Salthill

14 Lenaboy Gardens, Salthill, Co. Galway H91 A37N

Additional information

  • Area
    Salthill
  • Hours of Operation
    Mon, Tue 9:00 am–3:30 pm Wed 9:00 am–5:00 pm Thu 9:00 am–7:30 pm Fri, Sat 9:00 am–9:00 pm Sun 9:00 am–5:30 pm
  • Price
    €30 and under
  • Cuisines
    Comfort Food, Tapas / Small Plates, Breakfast
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking Details
    Street Parking
  • Payment Options
    Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    Gluten-free Options
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