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Powers Thatched Bar & Restaurant

€€ - €€€Irish, ,
Main Street | Galway, Oughterard, Ireland
+353 91 557 597
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Pub, Gastropub, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main Street | Galway, Oughterard, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 390 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited powers for dinner, the food and atmosphere were amazing. We had the duck which was delicious! The staff were all very helpful and provided a great service. We will definitely be returning very soon!

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere and lovely food.All the previous reviews says it all.live music on weekends.Pat and all the staff are the best and they also have the best irish coffee

1  Thank applecoa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you here of a place to go for a meal you always think are you getting the true report On our way through Outhegard we decided to go into POWERS it looks neat from the outside but inside it is bright lively and as...More

1  Thank Pat S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Powers over the October Bank Holiday weekend. Luckily our friend, who lives locally, had booked as it was completely booked out for the night. It had beautiful fires lit throughout, which created a warm and welcoming atmosphere. We had a few pints and...More

Thank Brymay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in for lunch en route to the coast as the place looked so cosy. It was! It was decorated with an eclectic mix of stuff. We sat by the fire and we immediately served with a jug of water. We ordered 2 seafood...More

1  Thank SUSAN M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As always a fantastic welcome from Rory. We are always amazed that he remembers us - it was well over a year since our last visit. The food, atmosphere and staff are second to none in this beautifully renovated bar and restaurant in Oughterard. Can't...More

1  Thank KIMK7
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Thanks to Rory and staff for a lovely evening. We were so well looked after and enjoyed everything. Even though they were fully booked they still fitted us in.

Thank Catriona K
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We ate here on our way to Connemara. Didn't have time to book but there was a table free. It was a weekend so quite busy with families but the service was super fast and we had really excellent food - fish (hake) and beef....More

Thank Maedhbh M
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We had broke down and this was our second stop. Made our day and hit the spot. Nice atmosphere and some great soup n brown bread

Thank Luke M
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Really nice pleasant surroundings, friendly staff and great food. Good value for the quality. Very quaint outside but surprisingly fresh and homely inside.

Thank Magaret D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Galway, Oughterard, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Oughterard
  • Phone Number: +353 91 557 597
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