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Tigh Neachtains

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17 Cross St., Galway, Ireland
+353 91 568 820
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible9%
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Irish, Bar, Pub
17 Cross St., Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The staff and atmosphere in this pub really make it something special. A quirky lay out, real fires and a diverse mix of clientele make this place something special.

Thank George R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub is a delight inside and out: it is authentically old-fashioned with wood counters and snugs, an open fire, posters of theatrical and cinematic glories of yesteryear inside, while outside you can sit in equal comfort in wicker chairs and watch the world go...More

Thank Peripatetic9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stopped in for a pint to see what this place was like. I was blown away by the old school laid back vibe and the awesome decor inside. lots of little places to go and hang out or you can sit outside and people watch....More

Thank pittsburghduo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tigh Neachtain's pub is located in Galways 'party zone'. It is painted a bright blue colour. The interior is lovely and our bar tender was adorable, serving 5 'Irish Coffees' with meticulous care and attention to detail. I really loved this pubs' ambiance, unfortunately, I...More

Thank sonyamsonyamsonyam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a truly amazing pub with great service. The atmosphere is created by the genuine old world,old pub surroundings complete with snugs, nooks and crannies, convivially bringing together and eclectic mix of all ages and all types of people. Whatever the magic in the...More

Thank martohoary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We happened upon this amazing pub in Galway due to a recommendation on the train from Dublin. Service was attentive and cheerful with great explanations of the whiskeys available on the tasting tray. We had the polenta fries, mussels, and beef stew, along with wonderful...More

Thank JavaMama01
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We had a few visits to this establishment and found something different every time; there are booth and nooks and books and posters covering every art's festival there's ever been. You can even help yourself to a little song sheet ( if you can find...More

Thank Frohlix
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Upon arrival, your eyes dart to the walls, hard as it is not to gorge on the tiny thousand details contained in every poster. Each frame a chronicle; each year a story. To the bar next, where you briefly consider the road less travelled: some...More

Thank Darren182
Reviewed 18 October 2017

the kind of bar you can visit alone and always seem to have a great conversation. Totally unique place

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Sit in a snug and have a quiet pint after a touring Galway. Wonderful posters and paintings. It is a small pub with three rooms. Two bars accessible from all rooms.

Thank BTravelin47
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 00:30
10:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Cross St., Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 568 820
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