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#1 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
My husband and I frequent many bars, but these pubs were beyond our expectations.
We had plenty of time in each bar and we were never rushed.
O'Connors Pub Galway
#2 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
We came each evening after the Galway Racing Festival to this most amazing bar when staying in Salthill, brilliant atmosphere, the best bar we have ever been in for a long time, great live music and friendly local...
Of course we wanted to see the Bars Sd Sheeran filmed Galway Girl in! Frank, the owner, and his staff are the best!!
Garavans Bar Galway
#3 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Wonderful atmosphere.Great Bar staff.The Live music in the background really adds to this truly Irish Pub.great place to meet friends.
Fantastic bar,great atmosphere ,staff very pleasant,Guiness served to perfection,nice touch with the juniper berries in the Gin&Tonic and the French coffee was the best I've had in the world !
#4 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Pedal power is an absolute blast with tons of great music, visiting all of the coolest pubs and bars in Galway.
Paul was a total legend helping me organise this plus our restaurant and live bar for the evening - definitely went above & beyond!
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Tig Coili Galway
#5 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
It's a wee little bar with plenty of character, serves a good pint of Guinness and always has a fantastic atmosphere day and night.
We found seats at the bar, met some great people, enjoyed the jam session and experienced A+ bar service.
Crane Bar Galway
#6 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Excellent bar with great music
As avid fans of the Jack Taylor TV series based in Galway, we kept meaning to visit The Crane Bar - Jack Taylor's local haunt.
Taaffes Pub Galway
#7 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
A lovely bar, great atmosphere, brilliant to watch sport, lovely fresh sandwiches made to order so many choices and great value.
Great live music, outstanding bar service
Matt Molloy's Westport
#8 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Simply the best bar we visited in Ireland and there are so many great ones..... Great Guinness and Dingle gin, a knowledgeable welcoming barman, wonderful music....a great atmosphere when packed or "quiet".
The Chieftains Matt Malloy did a great job making this one of the best bars in Ireland!
#9 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Great club , really great value and amazing comedians.Well worth a visit for anyone visiting or living in Galway .
Spent a really enjoyable and fun evening in dew drop inn comedy club, great atmosphere, variety of acts and excellent MC Donal and headline act hilarious(can't remember his name).would
#10 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Loved this bar , cool decor, lots of info on the history, fab food menu & if you weren't hungry going in you certainly would be after entering ,smell of food is delicious, Lovely staff so friendly had a few gins f...
Fred and James were an amazingly professional duo and the bar staff were ever so helpful and kind in serving us.
Roisin Dubh Galway
#11 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Really enjoyed the comedy club, nice size venue get up close and personal with ur fav comedians !
A really cool room with a great atmosphere and bar right in the heart of Galway.
#12 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
I would highly recommend popping into Lillies bar in Sligo to try there amazing cocktails.
One of the nice cocktails bars I've been to in the world (and I've lived in several European countries).
Mick Byrnes Bar Castlebar
#13 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
On a trip to Castlebar we found this wee pub Pat Sinead great bar tenders and great banter the locals were great fun too on a Friday night Mick brings in food for everyone one very welcoming
Amazing bar host Mick was an outstanding host everyone made welcome bowl of hot sausages and chips given out by Mick wonderfully tasting would recommend this bar to all
#14 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
It has a massive selection of Irish whiskey and also a broad range of craft and mainstream beer, it's got too big beer gardens to the rear which are roofed and heated it also boasts two outdoor bars and caters for...
We recently went on a spur of the moment shopping trip and wandered into this bar for a break .It felt very welcoming and warm ,the bar man was courteous,the beer garden was excellent and a sight to see!!!
#15 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Perfect for older ladies on the hen also ;) Thank you so much Lisa & all of the wonderful staff at the Castle Night Club for making our night go seamlessly to plan.
We were given bottles of prosecco by the club and they had made personalised place cards also for us Thanks to all involved in making it so hassle free for us!
#16 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Definitely a destination for any visitor who wants to experience nightlife in Galway.
Fabulous bar ..brilliant atmosphere and amazing interior.Band playing were amazing and locals were friendly .would
M.J. Hobans Westport
#17 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Brilliant bar been here every year we have visited and every time the staff have been great friendly helpful and Ellleeh was great pleasant and welcoming and gave great knowledge of the area and what to do even th...
Great music and friendly bar staff
#18 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
This is a great pub, with top quality Guinness & the bar tenders are very welcoming, friendly & professional.
Part of the Culture of Ireland is ggod friendly bars and very knowledgeable bartenders.
Salt House Galway
#19 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Saturday afternoon, good weather, nice bar and a perfect selection of craft beer.
The bar tender was very knowledgeable and helpful.
#20 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Nightlife in Westport
We really enjoyed a night in the bar, was a mid week trip and expected it to be quiet, however two local lads were playing some ballads and the atmosphere was brilliant, staff were really friendly and was a great...
Garavogue Sligo
#21 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Great bar,great music and great people working there.Probably one of the best bars in the north west.
The bar staff were lovely (especially the two guys from the cocktails classes earlier in the day) the bouncers were like our own personal body guards and the band were first class.
#22 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Great bar for matches
I came here after visiting a few other pubs and bars on a Saturday night.
The Dail Bar Galway
#23 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
The Dail Bar is Always good for a range of European Beers, top service and quality top craic music in an atmosphere which allows for fun and good food.
Great Irish bar with a great atmosphere
#24 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
It was our first night in Galway, and I found it to be a great introduction to Galway city and the nightlife there.
We met John at Garvey’s bar and immediately felt at ease with him as he showed us around Galway and told us stories and history of Ireland.
Green's Bar Kinvara
#25 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Mary at Greens Bar in Kinvara propably has the most comprehensive range of Irish, scotch and other whiskeys available.
While sitting at the bar, we also got some recommendations on what to see/do in the area and ended up going to the Aran Islands as a result which we enjoyed.
#26 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Great old time pub with a wealth of bric a brac also plenty of snugs for privacy for groups or couples.Very pleasant barman and also has a snug to front of bar for that genuine old time feeling.
Wonderful layout which must have been unchanged forever - little booths and side room and back bar as well as main bar.
MacBride's Bar Westport
#27 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Always a great atmosphere, very cosy and nicely done with super friendly bar staff.
Lovely traditional Irish bar with lots of seating and quiet areas.
Caribou Galway
#28 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
Caribou is I think a new venture in Galway combining great food, excellent Bar and marvelous atmosphere.
The bathrooms are also beautifully appointed and clean (usually a rarity in bars, I find).
McCarthys Bar Westport
#29 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
If your idea of a good b&b is a comfortable room and great breakfast, then McCarthy's Bar hits the spot perfectly.
Geraldine and the bar staff made us so welcome and it really was enjoyable from start to finish.
#30 of 248 Nightlife in Province of Connacht
You will invariably see a group of 4/5 people having a little dance along to the band and everyone in the bar sings along.
Good local food, two bars, everything you need in a Pub.
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