Great Boozers

For a pint, a blouse or a glassheen.

The best pubs in Galway for a pint


A typical Irish setting; small, cosy pub, perched on Raven Terrace overlooking The Claddagh. A unique atmosphere for those who love their beers!

America Village Apothecary

The continued aim of America Village is to connect people with nature, in fun, meaningful and sometimes surprising ways.

Galway Arms

The Galway Arms Inn has been a family-run establishment for many years, offering that Cead Mile Failte that we Irish have become so globally renowned…

The Universal

The Universal is a contemporary, bar and restaurant down in Galway’s Westend.


Free live music & food 7 nights a week. Located just across the bridge from the Claddagh, it’s distinctive historical building holds a tavern to be…

Taylor’s Bar

Taylor’s Bar & Beer Garden is one of the grand old establishments of Dominick Street in Galway City. Situated in a building constructed in the 1830s,…

John Keogh’s – The Lock Keeper

Built and opened in 2016, John Keogh’s – The Lock Keeper was built for eating, drinking and spending time with friends, family or a quiet pint!


Established in 2005, bierhaus is Galway's original Premium and Craft beer watering hole. We have over 20 craft ales, stouts, and sours pouring all…

Róisín Dubh

Róisín Dubh is undoubtedly one of the best music and comedy venues in the country, bringing established talent to the city, while also providing a…


Massimo is a bar and gastropub based in the heart of the West End. Opened in 2001, at the time a kinda fancy pub in a decidedly unfancy part of town.…

Áras na nGael

Ionad Gaeilge, cultúrtha agus pobail i gcroílár chathair na Gaillimhe. Áras na nGael is a cultural centre for Irish language groups and events.

The Blue Note

Established in 1994, The Blue Note is the Love-child of Keith Richards and Kraftwerk.

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