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Tigh Mheaic

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
Carna, Ireland
+353 87 282 6244
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  • Average5%
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“carne” (5 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood, European, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
Carna, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Carna, so Tigh Mheaic was a short drive for us. Car park is spacious and the pub looks clean and inviting from outside. The pub has a traditional style of decór, although it's quite dim and could benefit from brighter lighting/a...More

Thank LewiiRose
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I took a trip to Carna to hear Irish the way it is meant to be spoken. I found Tigh Mheaic and a lot of nice people speaking Irish. Padraig treated me with the finest drinks and friends in all Eire. I saw a documentary...More

Thank HFitzell
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We decided to eat in Tigh Mheaic because of its good review on TripAdvisor. Although it wasn't brilliant, the portions were big, the food was tasty (service was a bit slow) and it is worth a visit if your in the local area.

Thank travellingkids1315
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

many thanks to Cliona for her very warm welcome and excellent food préparer for our French Vintage Car Group. for the variété of fresh fish and local produce préparer to perfection...go raibh mille maith agut for a réal Irish welcome !

Thank ayrlady77
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We only stopped off for a pint but loved the place so much we stayed about 3 hours! Two of us had a nice bowl of Seafood Chowder, whilst the girls tucked into a hearty vegetable soup. The lady who served us (didn't get her...More

1  Thank Alan H
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We found this little gem of a place by accident. We were renting a cottage down the road and just decided to call in for a pint. To be honest our expectations were not that high from the overall look of the place but once...More

Thank laylac0l
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

What a gem! Called in looking for coffee, the staff were all fantastic and our coffee was made using fresh milk supplies? We were treated so well we returned for dinner which was also great. If you are travelling north from Galway on the Wild...More

Thank Neville D
TighMheaic, Owner at Tigh Mheaic, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2016

thank you so much for taking the time to let us and the world know how you enjoyed your visit with us! Delighted you were so pleased slán! go dtí an chéad uair eile! míle buíochas :)

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We tried Tigh Mheaic for lunch during a break of our drive tour in Ireland. We found it along the street. The place is lovely and staff really polite. We ordered fish and chips and chiken. Portions are very satisfied. We loved the foods. If...More

1  Thank Walter V
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Upon sitting down at the bar, a guy (whose wife, I believe) was one of the servers) helped us connect to the wifi and also recommended a great local beer (independence). We had dinner, I was pleased they had a lighter option in the veggie...More

Thank Clare M
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Tigh mheaic has some of the friendliest staff that I have come across on my travels. The food was good. .Toilets were clean .The waiting staff were attentive.

1  Thank mcam1234
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood, European, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carna, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Carna
  • Phone Number: +353 87 282 6244
  • E-mail
Tigh Mheaic is a lively eclectic pub situated in Carna - a stunning coastal fishing village in the heart of the Conamara Gaeltacht. You are likely to find all sorts of characters local and visitor hanging around Tigh Mheaic having a pint or a bite and enjoying the often lively banter! Live music at weekends. Good Pub Food and a hearty welcome :) Tigh Mheaic is owned and run by brother and sister Fergus O Cualain and Cliona Ni Chualain.. Beautiful beaches, islands and fabulous coastal scenery.. Stunning variety of walks on bog roads, hills and mountains.. Golf within 30min drive.. An active area for the traditional sailboats - Galway Hookers - many of these traditional boats were built and are sailed around the beautiful bays in Carna area to this day. Many sailors young and old enjoy racing these boats every weekend between May & Sept around Conamara. Ask for info at Tigh Mheaic if you are interested in taking a trip or want any info on these amazing boats. Many of these famous boats, their builders and sailors are based in the Carna area. You're sure to find some of them Tigh Mheaic! Carna is in the heart of the Conamara Gaeltacht where the Irish language remains the main language of the area. Ma ta suim agat an Ghaeilge a chloisteail no i a fhoghlaim, tar go Carna! Beidh cead mile failte romhat Tigh Mheaic :)
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