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Garavans Bar

46 William Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 562 537
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Wonderful people & whiskey

I have been to Galway a number of times and had not availed myself of Garavan’s. Just wonderful... read more

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Reviewed 3 days ago
christophermeyer
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Nice pub

First time in Galway and bar hoping. This was was one of the best pubs we visited. The beer is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patrick M
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“irish coffee” (55 reviews)
“whiskey tasting” (22 reviews)
“great whiskey” (10 reviews)
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46 William Street, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 562 537
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been to Galway a number of times and had not availed myself of Garavan’s. Just wonderful. Friendly, exceptionally knowledgeable bar staff and local customers who were as friendly. I’ll be back!

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2  Thank christophermeyer
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First time in Galway and bar hoping. This was was one of the best pubs we visited. The beer is fairly priced and nice music band.

2  Thank Patrick M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stumbled upon this bar to get out of a short burst of rain. Sat at the bar and had a wonderful time talking to the two bartenders, as well as several older local Irish gentlemen. Really got a taste of genuine Irish hospitably, none of...More

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2  Thank alevene443
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to hang out in the middle of Galway shopping. Friendly and knowledgeable staff. We went there every day during our visit.

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2  Thank TaxmanJS
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were walking around in the evening looking for a place to have a drink that was not too crowded. We walked into this place and it was a gem! The people were nice and it was one of our favorite evening on our trip....More

1  Thank jgarvey2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the standard bar's in Gallway. Take a pint of beer, take a bite, talk with locals, watch a match on TV and have fun.

2  Thank Damir M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a pint, some chat and a bit of people watching! Staff are A1 and the pint is the best in town, whiskeys galore and the odd gin doesn't go astray either. Highly recommend to stop off here on your travels

1  Thank Colm M
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

After a long day of traveling, Gordon served me the best Irish coffee I've ever had in my life! Absolutely delicious. Very lovely ambiance and bartenders are very attentive.

1  Thank Emily W
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic whiskey bar. The waitress was extremely knowledgeable about whiskey. Wonderful atmosphere, creamy comfortable seating. And the Irish coffee was crazy good and very reasonably priced.

1  Thank Francine C
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Popped in for one drink while in Galway, had a lovely relaxing time looking at all the range of whiskeys!

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2  Thank Niamh D
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Joseph M
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