Thin or thick, sweet or savoury, oozing with Nutella or simply sprinkled with sugar - there is no wrong way to enjoy a glorious pancake. Eggs, milk and flour really do make something magic and we’ve gathered some of the best Galway spots to get the goods!
Warning: If you end up wandering around town with chocolate all around your mouth, we will not be held accountable.
Veritable experts in all things sweet, Mr Waffle’s menu features the finest crepes and waffles and they really pull out all the stops. They’ve got all the traditional favourites alongside some more inventive offerings, including the Oreo Supreme and The Madness, which is loaded with strawberry, banana, milk and white chocolate goodness. Just pop along to Mr Waffle on Newcastle Road to indulge in the deliciousness.
OVER THE MOON
Over the Moon is here for all of your pancake needs. Located in Eyre Square, you can be sure to satisfy your sweet tooth with their extreme range of fillings and flavours From the Bare Necessities of butter, lemon and sugar, to the Mr Oreo, an oreo and chocolate dream, there will be something for everyone. Alternatively, if you’re looking to take the savoury route, fear not, as Over the Moon offer a range of savoury fillings also.
CORRIB HOUSE TEA ROOMS
In this stunning location overlooking the water, Corrib House Tea Rooms is Galway's pancake paradise. Choose between banana, honeycomb, and butterscotch sauce, or the classic bacon and maple, whichever you decide on is sure to do the trick! Pair it with one of their tasty coffees, iced or not, and it's the brunch of dreams.
THE LIGHTHOUSE CAFE
For the vegan and veggie folk out there, The Lighthouse Cafe is the spot to be this pancake day. Their pancakes are extra fluffy, indulgent, and bursting with flavour; it’s hard to believe they’re dairy free! The main event is served with delicious stewed pear. They are served until noon from Tuesday to Sunday in both the Terryland and Abbeygate street locations.
PASCAL COFFEE HOUSE
Often declared to be the best in town, Pascal’s is an iconic for pancakes. Big, fluffy and filling with an extreme range of toppings. Whether you fancy lemon curd, peanut butter or a selection of fresh fruits, you’ll find what you need to suit your tastes. Available all day everyday, you can get your pancake fix whenever suits you and you can even order one of their delicious Pancake Brunch Boxes if you have an army to feed!