Welcome to Roots

“A tree’s beauty lies in its branches, but its strength lies in its roots.” – Matshona Dhliwayo.

Roots Café & Bistro is an Italian-inspired restaurant, established with a desire to continue a long family tradition of Italian pizza dough making and an aspiration to blend cuisines with fresh locally sourced produce. We aspire to fusion the finest strengths of both regions culinary delights. We built our foundations on stalwart origins with a 65 year old recipe from the Napoletan Chefs family history at the core of our kitchen.  

Great atmosphere, excellent food and warm, welcoming staff – there’s not much more you could ask for. With 4 locations currently open across Co. Galway, you’re never too far away!

Come in and enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner at your nearest Roots Café & Bistro.

Our staff providing service with a smile

Roots Café & Bistro Claregalway

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Home Deliveries
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Roots Café & Bistro Newtownsmith

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Roots Café & Bistro

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Roots Café & Bistro Shop Street

Rich Coffee
Fresh Pastries
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Roots Café & Bistro Briarhill


Freshly Ground Coffee

At Roots Café & Bistro we focus on quality, with our food and services – and our coffee is no different! In homage with our Italian roots, we use smooth artisan Italian Miscela D’oro bean, creating rich, expertly prepared coffee.

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Great Cuisine

We desire to continue a long family tradition making all of our pizza’s with Italian pizza dough. We aspire to blend our deeply rooted Italian cuisine with fresh, locally sourced Irish products.

We have created a fusion of the finest strengths of both region’s culinary delights – giving our customers a unique taste and experience each time they visit our eatery.

Roots Café & Bistro was built on the foundations of stalwart origins with a 65-year-old recipe from the Neapolitan Chefs family history. We offer our customers a wholesome food experience in a relaxed atmosphere.

Buon Appetito! 
Bain taitneamh as!

Check Out Our Different Locations!


Call us on 091-738225

We are located in 1 Cois Chláir, Claregalway.

Newtown Smith, Galway City

Call us on 091-563049

We are located in Abhainn Na mBradán,Newtownsmith, Galway (behind Born).


Call us on 091485345

We are located in Killeely More, Kilcolgan.

Shop Street

Call us on 091 375 607.

We are located in 28 Shop St, opposite Anthony Ryans.



Call us on 097 779 851.

We are located in Briarhill Business Park.