56 Central Restaurant
5/6 Shop Street, Galway City, Galway,
Ms Rowena O'Brien
This Cafe, Restaurant, & Wine Bar was born from a vision of connections, bringing together the stories of Art, Culture and Nature through the medium of Food and Drink.
Calling all lovers of food, wine, art, culture and history! This stylish eatery is a hidden gem of all these things, nestled above the heart of Galway’s bustling Shop Street. An absolute haven to stop off in, on your journey along the Wild Atlantic Way, in one of Ireland’s best loved cities.
Full of life and love, the upscaled decor of this 120 seater restaurant creates an authentic ambience as diners dig into its jam packed menu, full to the brim with top quality, local produce and plenty of options for vegetarians, vegans and those with any food intolerances. 56’s eclectic Wine Vault is packed with choice for those ready to kick back and relax. Not ready to wine? 56 Central offers a fine range of beers and of course a beautiful selection of teas, coffees and healthy juices to choose from.
Food and drink is not the only focus when it comes to this rustically modern restaurant that overlooks Lynch’s Castle. Find little pieces of Galway’s history inside, with ancient castle windows, and an old marriage stone. Culture, community and art are key aspects of this restaurant, with the interiors offering an imaginative treat for the eyes. Weekly Yoga and Tai Chi classes take place here and are open to all, locals and travellers alike! The zen feel of this place extends outside to the enticing Buddha themed rooftop garden, backed by part of the old Galway City wall, providing true holiday
Come and explore all else this fabulous restaurant has to offer, making it part of your journey, a part
of your story, on your trip along Wesht!