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J McGing, Traditional Irish Pub

High Street, Westport, County Mayo, Ireland, Westport Westport, County Mayo, Ireland, Ireland
+353 98 29743
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Not for any groups

Never treated so badly on a night out with friends. Have been all over the world and have never... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Barry O
via mobile
Horrible people

Treated very poorly by staff, visitors not wanted in this pub, very much only for the ‘locals... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Niamh S
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Waterford, Ireland
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22 Jan 2018
“Well worth a visit. ”
28 Jul 2017
“Great pub”
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High Street, Westport, County Mayo, Ireland, Westport Westport, County Mayo, Ireland, Ireland
+353 98 29743
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Never treated so badly on a night out with friends. Have been all over the world and have never encountered a more rude and horrible staff. I don’t normally review on places but after being treated so poorly and and spoken to the way I...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Treated very poorly by staff, visitors not wanted in this pub, very much only for the ‘locals’. Would not recommend

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Having left Ireland at a young age I always love to return “home”. I’d never been to McGings before in my life but I can honestly say it was like walking into my favourite local. A warm welcome was extended by all. A cosy atmosphere,...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

This summer marks our 8th extended holiday visit to Westport. Hanging out at McGing's is always one of the highlights of our stay. Friendly staff and interesting music - from jazz to Dixieland to trad to oldtimey to bluegrass - make for a truly memorable...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic traditional pub right beside a great restaurant...you need go no further. There are a number of craft beers on tap with a very good local lager called Achill. Service is great and the wifi worked well. Good place for a solo traveller to ask...More

Thank Frankie T
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is a true classic pub, the kind you measure others against. Fine pour of Guiness and a nice variety of other beers, too.

Thank LuckyTom72
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Happened to be staying in Westport on a mid-Summer Friday and after taking a walk around this beautiful town decided to venture into McGings for a mid-afternoon pint. Its exterior is very colourful and enticing. Having just opened for the day we had the place...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2017

You must visit this gorgeous original little old pub - very chilled and cool atmosphere too. Doesn't feel touristy. They have music some nights - three guys playing blue grass the night we were there - excellent and some very heart-felt blue grass ballads. Go...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Called in about 1030pm on Easter Sunday night. A live jazz band was just finishing and it looked as if the huge crowd of 30 somethings (and older!) had realy enjoyed it. The band was replaced by a DJ who picked up where the band...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Fast efficient service,reasonable prices,super clean toilets,fab local band.All in all a great place to visit.

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Rose C
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Response from FatherTed1_7 | Reviewed this property |
I've checked their Facebook page & there is no mention of food so I don't think so.
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