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O'Connors Pub

135 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 523 468
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Never tire of this amazing pub....

This is our go to place when we’ve visitors...... walk the prom & then relax here ..... if you’re... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Galway, Ireland
via mobile
Great Friday night with the Galway Masters Basketball crew

Good beers (Guinness was excellent) 3 piece house band were so good I thought the music was piped... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael T
Silsden, United Kingdom
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“great music” (19 reviews)
“live music” (29 reviews)
“ed sheeran” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
135 Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 523 468
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our go to place when we’ve visitors...... walk the prom & then relax here ..... if you’re lucky enough to get the table & armchairs in front of the fire you’ll never want to leave! Great music here in the evenings .... entertainment...More

Thank CJG31
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good beers (Guinness was excellent) 3 piece house band were so good I thought the music was piped until I saw them. Loads of quaint junk on the walls/ceilings/flat surfaces lol- as with most places, its the people who make it, and the people were...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

O'Connors was highly recommended to us as an ecletic delight in Salthill Galway. This pub / bar is really something else. Fantastic atmosphere, really excellent live music and a range of characters for customers - young, old, locals, visitors all present and welcome - even...More

Thank millersboy2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went in on a Saturday night and it was packed to the rafters. The band playing, who I believe were the house band were phenomenal, it was awesome. We were fortunate enough to be able to get a table part way through and between...More

Thank Spillaartois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must for anyone wanting to sample a unique Irish pub dripping with memorabilia. The band playing on the night was fantastic and when Frank O'Connor found out we had 2 special celebrations, he went out of his way to make our night one we...More

1  Thank Brian/Caroline G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Sunday 01/10/17 Visited O'connors pub in Salthill just outside Galway city,what an eclectic place full of old world charm,the place is rammed to the gunnels with Bric-abrac,collectibles stuff going back years,dark only lit with lamps amazing place,been in the hands of the same family going...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Super fun bar! Loved the unique decorations and cozy atmosphere. The live music was great. All the staff are very welcoming and friendly. Our bartender Cormac went way above and beyond to make our night at O'Connor's exceptional. We really enjoyed our experience and I'm...More

Thank Tyler M
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

A great hidden gem in Galway just off the Salthill promenade. All the staff are friendly & Guinness was lovely. The decor is amazing & authentic, even Ed Sheehan filmed his Galway Girl video here so must be good!! Music started around 9.30pm & just...More

Thank LouNottm
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Went here as we are big fans of ed sheeran and wanted to see were he filmed the music video to Galway girl. What a great little pub it is with great staff that really make you welcome, thank you.

Thank sheasheapig
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We came each evening after the Galway Racing Festival to this most amazing bar when staying in Salthill, brilliant atmosphere, the best bar we have ever been in for a long time, great live music and friendly locals, This is the bar that Ed Sheeran...More

Thank davidson103
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7 September 2017|
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Response from noreenc910 | Reviewed this property |
I think there is music here every night
9 August 2017|
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8 August 2017|
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Response from cr0nink | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tom, I didn't mention anything about food in my review. Please reread my review Some nice feedback on a good review would be much more appreciative. Thanks Karen