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Roisin Dubh

8 Dominick Street Upper, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 586 540
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Brilliant open mic night on Sundays

We were in Galway for only one night which happened to be on a Sunday. We went to the open mic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
max b
Dudley, United Kingdom
My beloved regular

I've been a student in Galway since 2015 and this was my first place I went out in when I arrived... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Niall H
via mobile
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“silent disco” (7 reviews)
“smoking area” (7 reviews)
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8 Dominick Street Upper, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 586 540
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Galway for only one night which happened to be on a Sunday. We went to the open mic night, where I played and really enjoyed it. The night was well run with good sound and the host kept a busy crowd in...More

Thank max b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been a student in Galway since 2015 and this was my first place I went out in when I arrived and is still my favourite. Only noticed I haven't reviewed it yet. Great atmosphere, cool rustic finish, spacious, consistently great music and comedy line-ups,...More

Thank Niall H
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Had a blast. The Commitments were playing, great music, great atmosphere, warm friendly people and helpful staff. We had a great time.

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Awesome venue for live music. Each night they have multiple bands, so its a great way to learn about new groups and a variety of music types.

1  Thank Tara Z
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We found this place on Google while looking for something to do that night, there was a free open mic night on at the Roisin Dubh. It's a really laid back bar, with 3 or 4 floors and a lovely outdoor smoking area on the...More

Thank jane2233
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I attended The Undertones here on Friday night, the band were really good but were let down by the sound quality. If attending a gig here it is also better to avoid the bar as the toilets are three flights upstairs and you are going...More

Thank Bik1973
Reviewed 21 July 2017

On night, I could not get in despite my students ID (I'm really old enough), the next day the exactly same doorman did not even want to see my ID. Think, the kindness of the doorman of this pub depends on the weather. And, if...More

Thank VeronicOrlando
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Was told to make sure we spent some time here by many friends.Of course they were right,inexpensive to enter to hear a professional Irish band.Large venue so people were not on top of each other like a few other places we visited in Galway.The staff...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

A bigger place than you can see from the street. There was a reasonable cover and then the music was great. Everyone working there was very friendly and helpful.

Thank mrbiskit
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My favourite place in Galway. They should provide me with a blow-up bed because I practically live there. Gugai is the best DJ ever, the variety of music is amazing, John Conneely on a Sunday is great craic, and you're allowed to bring your pint...More

Thank Pedra97
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