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Mc Hugh's Pub

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Castlegar,Galway, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 799 634
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00:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 00:00 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 00:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 00:00 - 20:00
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Westport, Ireland
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116 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here midweek for Christmas lunch. Place was busy with diners. Plenty of parking available. Menu was good. Settled for the traditional Christmas turkey and ham. Food was served very promptly and was enjoyable. Service was efficient.

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Thank FlamboShambo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice food, staff are very friendly and pleasant. Defo would go again 10/10. Lovely venue and very easy to find.

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Thank Michael A
Galway, Ireland
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Being to here a couple of times and the food gets better and better every time had my childs christening there and the staff couldn't do enough for us it's a place you sit back and relax in well recommend

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Thank Johnny D
Scotland
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153 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Unfortunately this place has very limited opening hours. It was not open in either of the two evenings we were staying nearby. We did manage a snack for lunch on the day we were leaving and it was very nice. Inside was a surprise. It was much bigger and better than we had imagined. The menu looked good and had... More 

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Thank ScotlandHattie
Pencader, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Had a superb luncheon at McHughs. Lovely freshly produced food and efficient service. Guinness was excellent. All this in a very interesting pub and restaurant. Would love to go back at one of the speciality evenings. Not to be missed.

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mervfair
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Myself and my mother had lunch here today while on our way to Galway and it was absolutely lovely. I had the steak burger which came with mash veg and chips and it was only 9.90. My mum had cod and chips. It was huge. Great food here and the staff are very efficient and friendly.

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Thank mervfair
Kingsland, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

We ate here 3 times during our week in Galway and it was brilliant every time. We had the most fantastic time at the race preview night with a super atmostphere and live music. We have dinner one evening - a table of nine looked after so well and delicious food. Lunch again was top class - you'll do well... More 

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Thank KerryL623
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Called with my Husband child and parents to Mc Hugh's today for lunch. The food was delicious. Lovely fresh fish special. The staff were all so friendly and pleasant, the atmosphere was very nice with lots of families in for sunday lunch. my son spilled juice in his dinner and the lady serving our table replaced it without us even... More 

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2 Thank shazzaNo1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

By far the best food in galway...everytime we visit Mchughs we are greeted by a friendly face from who seems to be the chef/owner..By far the best food in galway!!!

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2 Thank Sean W
County Galway, Ireland
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

Walked into this restaurant and was immediately greeted by an unwelcoming face that was clear to be that of the manager. We took our seats and a waitress took our order - who seemed annoyed that we were there and had no interest to serve us. Another younger girl was very friendly and served us our food which was okay... More 

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2 Thank Cailinucd
Amannda S, Public Relations Manager at Mc Hugh's Pub, responded to this review

Dear Cailinucd, Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience. We were so sorry and disappointed to hear of your negative experience. I can assure you this is not the service we aim to provide at Mc Hughs and would be most grateful if you would contact me to arrange a return trip to us with our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$27
Cuisine
Irish, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 17:00
Monday
00:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 15:00
Thursday
00:00 - 15:00
Friday
00:00 - 20:00
Saturday
00:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castlegar,Galway, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 799 634
Description
Mc Hughs Pub & Restaurant was taken over in Autumn 2012 by Award Winning Chef Johnny Kelly and his wife Marina who runs the front of house with her highly efficient and friendly team.Johnny has built up a strong following with his tasty, home cooked food using only the freshest of ingredients.Whether its for a quiet pint, a family get together or a quick bite of lunch, Mc Hughs is definately worth the visit!

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