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The King's Head

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15 High Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 566 630
10:30 - 02:30
Open now
All hours
Sun 11:30 - 23:00
Mon - Wed 10:30 - 23:30
Thu - Sat 10:30 - 02:30
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Greeley, Colorado
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136 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We celebrated our 36th anniversary here with a fabulous meal. We both had the special of the evening which was a chicken dish. I'm afraid a bit of time has passed before I'm writing this review and I can't do the food justice with this review. Take my word that the food and atmosphere were fabulous and the service great... More 

Thank ireland2010Colorado
Dublin, Ireland
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a sunday brunch in this surprising pub, very cozy and particular, located in a corner of the city centre. You don't expect it to be that big,until you walk inside, but it has different floors and plenty of room for small and big groups! The interiors recalls an eclectic style which mixes period and gothic accents with some... More 

Thank SilvyaJ
Limerick, Ireland
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101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here on a Saturday to have a quick bite to eat while shopping around the city. We got seated upstairs. On the menu If says sandwiches made to order so we asked for 2 chicken cheese and onion toasted sandwiches. We were then told that it was too busy to ask for our own sandwiches. Ok we accepted... More 

Thank Rachelhawkins
Limerick, Ireland
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered a well done steak but out came medium rare, so I had to send it back in, my first time ever doing so, and await my original order. In that time, I received 3 apologies from 3 different waitresses, to which I replied thanks but it's not your fault really. They couldn't possibly have done more for me.... More 

Thank Diarmaid M
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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46 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everytime I was there, there was a live band playing and it added hugely to the atmosphere. I recommend it to all friends and guests of mine. Always stop there one a night out.

Thank Leandalilly
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85 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a very good dinner here. It was packed but the staff were friendly and efficient and despite being warned of a delay the food came quickly. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank CORSydney
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74 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We had the fish chowder with brown bread and a pint of Guinness, and it was so good we made it a point to go back there again. The pub and bistro are separate but adjoining. The place is bigger than it looks from the outside. It's an old establishment with lots of charm and atmosphere. Locals go there as... More 

Thank AMCTheJetSetter
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Just arrived in Galway from Dublin,had lunch in the kINGS HEAD bistro. The service was fast and friendly,the food was very nice and reasonably priced. Would definitely recommend a visit.

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Thank John k Foley
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

they have a separate dining area. its calm and cozy. sooo good food! fish and chips was pretty delicious! after dinner you can enjoy a few drinks in the bar area. nice place to be.

Thank Anik L
Watford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

tasty lunch sitting outside watching the world go by. The inside is large and warm but we wanted to watch what was going on outside. It was raining but we were under cover and the server put the heater on. Ham and cheese sandwich and mushrooms on toast were really nice

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 02:30
10:30 - 02:30
10:30 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 High Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 566 630

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?