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The King's Head

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€€ - €€€Irish, , British
15 High Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 566 630
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish and chips” (50 reviews)
“chowder” (25 reviews)
“stew” (11 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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15 High Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 712 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Popped in to this place for a mid day snack. Got the soup and a toasted special. It was lovely the soup was a nice thick consistency and the brown bread that came with it was fabulous.the seating was nice and the place was comfortable...More

Thank Celicalady27
Reviewed 6 days ago

This pub in the heart of Galway has very good food. The atmosphere is cozy and the service is friendly.

Thank 1961ellie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I were looking for a pub with live music for our only night in Galway. This place was recommended by a few people and it definitely lived up to the hype. There was a great band called Switch on which played hits...More

Thank Oscar G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was lovely in a great location in the center of Galway. I had the ribeye steak with chips and herself the fish and chips. Both meals were well presented and tasty. The one downside to the dinner was the lack of training that the...More

1  Thank Karl O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am absolutely disgusted with the service I received.. my friend ordered a pint of Budweiser and received a pint of Bulmers.. I went back in and said ‘I’m very sorry but my friend ordered a pint of Bud.. this is Bulmers, could you please...More

2  Thank kme17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had fish and chips in Kings Head Food was not bad but for such a simple dish over € 16 per person is just to much you can have nice fish by Mcdonagh much chiper. Staff no experience with customer service when we want...More

5  Thank Kate P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every one should be welcome here.Its a shame that you discriminate. Some homeless very good people get turned away. Not right.1 is a very good Irish singer.

3  Thank sammitzy18
Reviewed 6 November 2017

A large group of 16 of us were in at the weekend for a 2 course meal. We had pre ordered our food which helped but the service was great anyway! The burger was beautiful and cooked to perfection. If visiting Galway I will be...More

1  Thank ellie77337
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I didn’t eat here so I can’t vouch for the food. This pub had a great atmosphere and supposedly it’s the oldest pub in Co Galway, Established in 1649. I had a nice time with my family here for a drink before my dinner reservation...More

Thank mmee1992
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Stopped in for lunch during a bus tour stop. Split a corned beef sandwich and had soup. Food was excellent. Had a local beer. Great service.

Thank yorkboy50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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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