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Griffin's Bar

€€ - €€€Irish, ,
Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21370
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (3 reviews)
“great music” (17 reviews)
“great pub” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Barbecue
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
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31 - 40 of 231 reviews

Reviewed 12 April 2017

They are so welcoming at Griffin's. Owner David and John the bar tender. Plus love hearing Peter Carey and is group sing traditional irish music in the small setting.

Thank Goldens4
Reviewed 10 April 2017

David Griffin along with Lisa Coohill were exceptional hosts that made us feel like family. We tried every seafood chowder from Galway to Lahinch & none surpassed theirs. The love music was exceptional, included the likes of Reckless Kelly, brother members of Mickey & the...More

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Went out for a night in Clifden. Tried to meet up with band playing in the Square that I knew personally and the local cycling club but the owner refused to let us meet our friends. Very disappointed.

7  Thank Kwcbmi
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

My experience here has solidified Griffin's Bar as a place to visit every time I come to Ireland. Many a troubadour has came through this pub and to shared their music. As a visiting American, I was surprised to hear how many of my heros...More

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 31 March 2017

we came here for a pint and saw loads of tables with reserved signs on them. the place was quiet but we were asked to sit at the bar which i thought was a bit odd. Later on we found out that the reserved signs...More

Thank Lily D
Reviewed 27 March 2017

If you are not in to spending too much money on a good meal, this is the place to go for a good home made soup, fresh wheat bread (comes with the soup). Or sandwiches. Salad also, not really a restaurant, but a friendly pub...More

Thank Accv2000
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Very quick service, excellent food, friendly staff - bacon cabbage mash & parsley sauce - yum yum. Excellent.

Thank harleynana09
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Made the mistake of going here just before the rugby match and sat at a nice seat near telly. The Owner had a severe dose of ants in his pants that we were there - 2 adults one child. Couldnt wait for us to leave...More

7  Thank margaret k
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Had breakfast here was well worth it all cooked freshly when ordered, large enough portions to keep you going, very tasty. A must go for a visit.

1  Thank Annie O
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We called in here during our stay this week for a bit of lunch. Food was lovely and service was just excellent. We got a very warm welcome from a girl called Lisa. She was so friendly and her customer service was great.

2  Thank Siobhán K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Barbecue
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21370
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Description
Traditional Old Style Bar . Great Irish / Rock / Disco Music all through the week and a real local gem,
Serves all day breakfast from 10 and lunch till 4,
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