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Hole in the Wall

17 Eyre Street, Galway, Ireland
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good9%
  • Average27%
  • Poor27%
  • Terrible9%
15 Sep 2016
“forget it”
30 Jul 2016
“Worst bar service ever!!! ”
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Bar, Pub
17 Eyre Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

called in for a quick drink with some friends and were insulted as soon as one of us asked the bar person to exchange a very flat lager . she told us that it looked fine to her and go elsewhere if we wanted special...More

Date of visit: September 2016
7  Thank toshiba186338
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Great little spot and atmosphere but the worst bar service I've ever experienced. the staff stood around chatting on race week!! I work in a bar myself and this wouldn't be tolerated. I've never had staff so unwilling to do there job, it was horrific....More

Date of visit: July 2016
3  Thank Amy Rose H
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

I entered the premise of 'Hole in the wall' on a cold Thursday afternoon wearing fake nails. (20 year old male) Unknowingly, they didn't except card, but luckily I had time on my hands so I could make a quick trip to the ATM at...More

Date of visit: January 2016
3  Thank Summer T
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Busy during ragweek or whatever new name they come up with for the week when students go on the tear drinking cheap beer. There can often be good deals on specific nights. Get's wedged during Race week in Galway. Even thought they eventually fixed the...More

Date of visit: December 2014
Thank Paddy D
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Just next to McSwiggins off Eyre St into woodquay is the Hole in the wall pub - good atmosphere and beer garden. Yes it can be your start off pub it is good ...........

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Anna N
Reviewed 3 April 2015

The Hole in the Wall is a great place, it reminds me of a country bar in the middle of town. Race Week and Donegal Tuesday are the biggest events in here (by which you will not get a place to stand or even be...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank Trish K
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

Reasonably priced beers and lack of decoration, most of it about horse races, it's the place to be if you are low 20 ' s.

Thank DonCesar
Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

Found this place after the Saint Patrick's Day Parade. Loved the name so we decided to stop for a pint. Only place in Ireland that we visited so far that did not properly pour a Guinness and it was served in a plastic cup. Very...More

Thank Cedsmom
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Not an "avoid-at-all-costs" type of place (I did survive, after all), but it does attract a certain type of clientèle.

Date of visit: April 2012
3  Thank IrishTraveller91
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Ididnt enjoy the college students im not a prude they were just to loud and gets messy.

Date of visit: February 2012
2  Thank mikegalway
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Bar, Pub
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Eyre Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
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