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John Keogh's - The Lock Keeper

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
Clan House 22 Dominick Street Upper | Galway's West End, Galway H91 DXH7, Ireland
+353 91 449 431
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shoulder” (23 reviews)
“steak” (73 reviews)
“fish and chips” (56 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Clan House 22 Dominick Street Upper | Galway's West End, Galway H91 DXH7, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 562 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Went here for dinner on a Saturday night. Lots to choose from on the menu and good quality meat. Fair prices.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Danrzr
Reviewed yesterday

Seated at table 19.15 ordered our starters and mains as you do.Our starters came 19.30 ish we then ordered a bottle of wine, starters were good seafood chowder and I ordered prawns which were also good all going well at this point our starter plates...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank GerryB5000
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We found this lovely gastro pub through TripAdvisor and decided to have our dinner there. Service was fantastic from the moment we walked in and the pub itself has a cool vibe about it. As we were a couple we were given a cute little...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Natoush86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and nice surroundings, very friendly staff , lots of snug areas, good service , very relaxing

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank glenn r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great night, food was fab. Great service and a good buzz there all round. I would defo go back. Thank you.

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank vancouv2010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here during the holiday period, really nice cosy place. Friendly staff and efficient service. We both ordered steak, 1 medium and 1blue, both were served perfectly and tasted delicious. Can't wait to return

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank 800geniec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there as a group of 11 people - 6 adults and 5 children. The waitress Tara was just superb at making us feel welcomed. The American/Canadian girl was equally as attentive as was the gentleman who brought us to our table. The food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank LeitrimLaddy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous pub inside and out. Beautifully decorated, candles, red velvet booths, timber tables, clean and cosy. Our party of 6 had 3 each of the slow cooked shoulder of lamb and fish and chips - and all declared the food was amazing - the freshest...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank TiffanyTGN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really loved this pub. It was all dressed up for Christmas, the food was good, Guinness was great, staff was attentive and friendly. Probably best pub I’ve visited in Galway

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank AvisH33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food and great Guinness. Love the small booths. We took our 8 year old for dinner on New Year’s Eve. Really helpful staff

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank 526beng
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Questions & Answers
17 November 2017|
Response from Gannet44 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know, but I very much think not.
11 August 2017|
Response from JohnKeoghsGastropub | Property representative |
Hello, yes we take bookings. Please email or call us to make a reservation. Matt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 00:30
13:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clan House 22 Dominick Street Upper | Galway's West End, Galway H91 DXH7, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 449 431
  • E-mail
If you enjoy high quality food in a traditional pub environment you will love John Keoghs Gastropub! All of our food is prepared daily with the emphasis on local and fresh. Reservations taken - call us to book.
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