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Taaffes Pub

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19 Shop Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 564 066
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Great Night

Taaffes is lively and crowded with great live music. We had a good time hanging out with the locals!

Reviewed yesterday
Rachel L
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Newark, Delaware
A local hole-in-the-wall with good food.

Taaffe's was recommended to us by the desk clerk at our hotel. She described it as a local's... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
WildBill87
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Port Charlotte, Florida
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“live music” (34 reviews)
“irish music” (21 reviews)
LOCATION
19 Shop Street, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 564 066
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"live music"
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"toasties"
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"monday night"
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"irish hospitality"
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"great night"
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"latin quarter"
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"guinness"
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Reviewed yesterday

Taaffes is lively and crowded with great live music. We had a good time hanging out with the locals!

Thank Rachel L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 days ago

Taaffe's was recommended to us by the desk clerk at our hotel. She described it as a local's hangout with sports on television, good beer and good food. She called it a typical small town Irish pub. She was not wrong on any account. The...More

Thank WildBill87
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a great place to go for my first night in Ireland. Cool music, friendly people. Had a great time.

Thank Lisa B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place gets packed! It has the best traditional Irish music, though, and totally worth a visit. Get there on the early side if you have any hopes to sit or to have a decent eyeline to the band. The ambiance is jovial and it's...More

Thank Monica M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My favourite and my go to spot in Galway. Inside or out it’s a mad house. If you’re there during the summer try go early and get a seat outside. Shop St has some incredibly talented street artists and they tend to pick up a...More

Thank Neil H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely And Enjoyable Pub. Lovely And Friendly Staff Lovely Pint Of Guinness and My Partner Enjoyed Her Gin And Tonic

Thank joshmurphy525
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a craic, local music, warm crowd and cold drinks Highly recommended to emerse yourself in the atmosphere of Irish hospitality The pub was heaving, yet service was quick and empties collected regularly. Friendly atmosphere and live music with a mix of tradition and modern...More

Thank Sproxo
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Best music and best service received in all of the Galway pubs. We spent most of our time there and can’t wait to go back. The bartender, Nick, made sure to ask us all our trip and gave us great drink recommendations. He was super...More

1  Thank Jennifer O
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Food was awesome, I would recommend the chowder. Got the Chicken & Bacon melt, also great. Would visit again.

Thank FFDave06
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

From the ambiance to the live music, this place just felt perfect. Had a few pints and watched some Irish dancing. Couldn’t ask for a better evening!

Thank Jenna R
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