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Pint Stop

We had a great night hitting a few pubs while in Galway, We wanted to try them all--! Garavans Bar... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lollygal
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New York City, New York
Whiskey tasting opportunity

Had the opportunity with two friends to try three whiskeys in a flight each with a written... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Meander09115226009
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Edon, Ohio
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great night hitting a few pubs while in Galway, We wanted to try them all--! Garavans Bar is a fun typical Irish Pub. We met some fun people, toasted with our Guiness and felt at home

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank lollygal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the opportunity with two friends to try three whiskeys in a flight each with a written description of the whiskey. The bar tender and waitress who serverved us were very knowledgeable of each whiskey we tried.

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Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Meander09115226009
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is warm and inviting and definitely the picture of a perfect Irish pub. Highly recommended if you are strolling through the very cool downtown areas of Galway.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank ericd246
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice music and excellent staff also drinks were good and we even Get some chocolate.. Irish People treated us well

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Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Traveler10671381796
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Garavans last Monday night. Lovely tasty Guinness. Very busy with huge turnover of visitors. Staff very busy but happy, keeping tables clean and serving too. A great find for any visitors and definitely a place to return to regularly for those lucky enough to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank GALWAY127
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the bar, especially the whiskey platter! Friendly atmosphere and knowledgeable staff. Galway is beautiful.

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Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank GrandTour16369528111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like whiskey, great service and an rivalled atmosphere this is the place to visit, Darren and the team are excellent

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Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Tom L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great pub with fantastic atmospere. friendly helpfull staff, Fantastic Guinness and Irish coffees. Came back twice in one day!

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Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Dave K
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Popped in here for a drink while we were spending a couple of hours wandering around Galway city. Staff were really friendly and the atmosphere in the bar was relaxed and welcoming. The decor was very dark but it definitely contributed to the atmosphere in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank JessLishman
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Was in Garavans over the bank holiday weekend in Galway, pub was very busy. I witnessed the bar manager (I assume he was as he was the only one in a dress shirt) be extremely rude and very passive aggressive to several patrons of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Grainne M
PaulG021, Manager at Garavans Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Dear Grainne, Firstly let me apologise for your experience while visiting us here at Garavan’s, whilst it is never easy to read these reviews, I appreciate you bringing this to our attention as we do pride ourselves on our friendly service and always try to...More

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