Natural Wine Week Takes Place in Galway this Week 
Natural wine is being celebrated and explored this week by JP McMahon’s trio of restaurants, Aniar Restaurant, Cava Bodega and Tartare Café + Wine Bar with free talks, as well as dinners and tastings taking place from Monday 19th to Sunday 25th o...

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Serving our popular beef tartare seven days a week...pop in for lunch (Mon to Sun) or in the evening ( Thurs to Sat) to sample the great taste of tartare!

On Sunday’s and Bank Holiday Mondays, Tartare serves a contemporary brunch. Using the best local Irish ingredients, we have created a unique brunch offering. Expect buttermilk pancakes, leek and onion sausages, pork belly, fish fingers and more. All served up with some funky tunes and colourful c...

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New Summer Evening Menu Thursday to Saturday

01-Jul-2018 – 31-Aug-2018

Inspired by our local farmers and growers and using the best seasonal ingredients, we are delighted to present our new Summer Evening Menu Thursday to Saturday Evenings.

Alongside our signature dishes of beef tartare and oysters, expect other inventive dishes like wild rabbit skewer, radish and ...

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We now have a little introduction to what we do here in Tartare.
Experience our signature dishes of oyster and see herbs paired with a natural white wine and our popular beef tartare paired with one of our organic reds.
Pop in day or night to avail of this offer.
See you soon.

Introducing our "Wild Omelette"

Set yourself up for the day with our tasty wild omelette.
Drawing on wild ingredients and working with local farmers and growers, we have created healthy and local omelettes.
Currently serving hamhock, cheddar and wild garlic omelette and a vegetarian omelette o...

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We pair the best organic and natural wines with Irish farmhouse cheeses to bring that wine and cheese pairing experience to the next level.

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Sunday is the day to sleep in, get up late and stroll into town...and enjoy not having to cook or grab a quick bite before work!

Our brunch is made for relaxing...start with granola or pancakes, then move onto something more substantial like sausage and lentils, porkbelly or fishfingers and scra...

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Evenings in Tartare

07-Jun-2018 – 09-Jun-2018

Our Wine Bar is open Thursday to Saturday until late, serving oysters, tartare, Irish farmhouse cheese and charcuterie as well as small dishes inspired by the west coast of Ireland. All our wines are organic or natural.



2 months ago
A big YES to this place. Highly recommended! Beef tartare is a gem, staff lovely. You won't leave disappointed and you will come back.
- Lucyna M
a month ago
Wow wow wow. GO! Fantastic food, right up there with nearby contenders Aniar, Kai, and much more relaxed ghan many. Everything was good, and the enthusiasm for their craft was pervasive. Go, see for yourself. Absolutely class
- Brendan Q
2 months ago
Such a nice place to spend time and eat something unique. I recommend the oysters
- Filipe B

Tartare is a West of Ireland terroir-based café and wine bar recently opened in Galway’s West End, by husband and wife team JP McMahon and Drigín Gaffey of Aniar and Cava Bodega restaurants.All of the dishes on both the daytime and evening menus draw on a wealth of in-season West of Ireland produce. 

The wine list is made up entirely of organic, biodynamic and natural wines.

The daytime menu focuses on sourdough sandwiches, soup, organic salads and small plates of local oysters, beef tartare and weekly specials.

The evening menu brings a more extensive menu of small plates with dishes like Eel, potato & nori; Tomato, lovage & goat’s curd; Courgette, hazelnut & gooseberry alongside our popular signature dishes of local and native oysters and beef tartare.In addition, the menu celebrates Irish farmhouse cheeses and charcuterie with a selection of boards.

The atmosphere in Tartare matches the food with it’s contemporary, stylish and laid back feel.

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56 Dominick Street Lower
H91 K225

Opening Hours

Mon:10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Tue:10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wed:10:00 am – 10:30 pm
Thu:10:00 am – 10:30 pm
Fri:10:00 am – 11:00 pm
Sat:10:00 am – 11:00 pm
Sun:11:00 am – 10:00 pm
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