Where to enjoy French Dining in Galway
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Where to enjoy French Dining in Galway

When it comes to enjoying the delicious variety of French cuisine, visiting these Galway French cafés and restaurants is a must. Discover all of the perfect places to visit right here and head off to indulge yourself in the tastes of France. Bon Appétit!

Rouge Restaurant

Enter into the homely interiors of Rouge, a café and boulangerie-pâtisserie located in the heart of Galway’s Westend. When you step in their doors you’ll be greeted by the heavenly scent of freshly-baked sourdough breads and pastries and the aroma of rich coffee. Their croissants and éclairs are simply to-die-for and they’ve also got a huge range of crispy pastries filled with light custard, smooth chocolate, zingy fruits and more. If you after a spot of lunch Rouge’s deli counter is stocked with fluffy quiches, Croque monsieurs, sandwiches and salads. You’ll even find fully-prepared dishes such as ragout, chowder and tagine ready for takeaway in recycled glass jars so you can enjoy all the delicious flavours of French cuisine while you are on the go.
38 Lower Dominick St, Galway’s Westend / more here 



If you want to spoil yourself with some yummy French treats, Truffle is just the place for you. A sister business to the popular Le Petit Délice, Truffle is a French chocolaterie that serves an amazing selection of indulgent fondants, fresh pastries and of course loads of chocolates! With counters lined with just about every variety and flavour of chocolate imaginable, if you are looking to treat the chocoholic in your life, Truffle even have bags and high heels that are made completely from chocolate and make for a very impressive gift. From their signature truffles to hazelnut hot chocolates, no matter what you go for, you are guaranteed to be coming back for more.
15 Abbeygate St Upper, City Centre / more here


For a taste of high quality, delicious French food with a strong focus on local and organic produce, take yourself on an evening out at Armorica. The cosy ambiance of this Oranmore restaurant will have you feeling all the comforts of home as you enjoy their incredible range of French dishes. Make your dining experience that bit more special by visiting them on Thursday night or for Sunday Brunch and be charmed by some stunning jazz performances. While you are dining at Armorica, be sure to try their selection of French wines, each one tastes absolutely divine and if you’re not sure which one to pair your meal with, just ask the amazing Armorica team for their recommendations. Armorica also host meet the maker wine tasting events which gives visitors a chance to meet the people behind the delicious French wines that they stock.
Main Street, Oranmore / more here


Java’s Creperie

Specialising in both savoury and sweet crepes, as well as scrumptious homemade desserts, pastries and salads, Java’s Creperie offers all the flavours of France in a charming French café setting. This has been a first date spot for many Galwegians, so if you’re looking for a good date night spot this is the place. The sweet crepe options include a range of toppings such as Nutella & banana, chocolate & pear, caramelised apples, cinnamon & roasted almonds and ice-cream. For a more savoury option, Java’s offers some classics like the goat’s cheese & bacon and 4 cheeses. With so many crepes to choose from, you really can time and again and enjoy a different crepe on each visit.
17 Abbeygate Street Upper, City Centre / more here

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