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Taaffes Pub

19 Shop Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 564 066
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Amazing Pub, just great music and beer

The Taaffes Pub in Galway was just a highlight on our tour which was not planned... So we just went... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Silvio B
Hits the spot

Stopped in for a drink and count help but order food when I saw the food coming out. Piping hot... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tim W
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  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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19 Shop Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

The Taaffes Pub in Galway was just a highlight on our tour which was not planned... So we just went to Galway from Killarney on the 12th of October and jumped into this pub by accident. The band which played in there was breathtaking and...More

Thank Silvio B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for a drink and count help but order food when I saw the food coming out. Piping hot soup with toastie s with big thick bread. They do a combo for 6.50. Might Seem simple enough but I was stuffed and sometimes that's...More

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Galway , and sought out good pubs that played live traditional Irish music. Taaffe's did not disappoint, in fact we ended up there two nights in a row. Great atmosphere, excellent live music, great staff. We didn't have any good...More

Thank Eileen T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a great place to have some great pub food, music and relax. Enjoyed great soup and brown bread on a chilly day in September, great people, food and atmosphere. A must stop.

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in today , had a spot of lunch on a rainy Wednesday , had a love sandwich n soup and a lucozade , cure from last night .great atmosphere , very friendly bar staff , I was looked after by a really helpful young...More

Thank cadcon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Galway is excellent. Get amongst the music at pubs including Tigh Coili & Taaffes. The free Museum offers excellent insight into the history of Galway & Ireland - ancient to 20th century. Kappa Ya Japanese restaurant in Middle Street is a gem. Breakfast & lunch...More

Thank A-Reel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pub has a nice atmosphere, great choice of pints and a good whiskey selection (lots of variations of Jameson's) Live Irish music played here twice a day, 5:30pm and 9:30pm - the pub often fills up quickly for the earlier slot so get here...More

Thank LewiiRose
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Taafeets - great traditional music. Super crowded for both the 530 afternoon session and the 930 evening session. If you could find a spot then sit back and enjoy the tunes. Be aware this small pub gets really loud when it's crowded and the music...More

Thank RamblinJamie
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Super Downtown Location Great Quality Beer, Sprits and Refreshments The Most Pleasant Staff On Planet Earth - Day IN and Day OUT The REAL DEAL Pub - Don't Miss It Whilst in Galway !

Thank Billdoc-Aberdeen
Reviewed 5 September 2017

A disappointing luncheon venue, even for a quieter Monday ... We stopped here for lunch, as we were advised this was a typical Irish pub. Typical it might have been, but it was noisy in the base case from the two televisions playing at loud...More

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