Welcome to il Folletto
Welcome to Il Folletto, the much loved Italian Restaurant located on Quay Street in the heart of Galway. Owners Roberto Basso and partner, Vetina Tobin both of Italian origins, have successfully fused Italian culture and tradition with fresh modern styles to create a restaurant that reflects its proud Galway history and it’s quality of Italian food. Come in and sample the warm inviting space that is Il Folletto and relax over a prolonged ‘aperitivo’ or enjoy a family gathering in our private dining area.Read about us
Looking for a private party space with great food in the centre of the city? Il Folletto’s 70 seater restaurant is excellent for Private Dining and can cater for groups of up to 24 people – making it perfect for your special occasion. Just call Il Folletto to inquire about availability of this special space.Call and reserve a table
Good food is at the heart of Il Folletto’s success. Head Chef and co-owner Roberto Basso offers diners delicious dishes with simple ingredients and lots of flavour. He recreates traditional Italian recipes with his own modern touch and contemporary presentation.
Influenced by his Italian roots, he believes strongly in sticking to the original ingredients and method of cooking in order to create original Italian dishes with modern bistro style. You cannot visit Il Folletto and leave without trying one of Roberto’s signature desserts.