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McHugh's Bar & Restaurant

Tuam Road, Castlegar, Galway H91 V4F, Ireland
+353 91 799 634
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible14%
4 weeks ago
“Such a shame ”
7 Nov 2017
“Excellent Food, Excellent Value”
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Tuam Road, Castlegar, Galway H91 V4F, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Used to go to McHugh was very pleased. Had been taken over so said we would try it. OMG couldn't have been more disappointed, no atmosphere ordered food for lunch, soup and pulled pork roll, soup was tasteless and the pork was lumps of very...More

2  Thank Mary C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I have eaten in McHughs three times in as many weeks and have been given the same excellent service everytime. The food was quick, hot and delicious and incredibly reasonable. The Maxi burger is very good, the staff couldn't be nicer and atmosphere is just...More

2  Thank Amanda K
MaxClaremorris, Owner at McHugh's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Wow, thank you for your very kind review, its always great for morale when we hear and read such lovely words. We always aim to be as consistent and as quick as possible as we know people have limited time during their lunch break.

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Went for a lovely meal with friends and family today. The staff was exceptionally friendly and helpful,we had lovely dinners,very good,perfect sized portions. Very happy with the service,would highly reccomend!❤️

3  Thank alanagharainn
MaxClaremorris, Owner at McHugh's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you very much for your lovely review, it is very much appreciated from all the staff as we have only recently taken over and is always great to receive such positive feedback.

Reviewed 25 June 2017

This was our second bland meal here. The food is at best described as canteen style food at restaurant prices. You's spit through the turkey and ham slices, the veg was both hard and soft which made me think ; /. It's an old world...More

4  Thank ase2014
Reviewed 25 December 2016 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.

Thank FlamboShambo
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.

Thank Michael A
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

1  Thank John D
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...More

Thank ScotlandHattie
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.

Thank jrf00die
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....More

Thank mervfair
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$31
Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood
Drinks, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tuam Road, Castlegar, Galway H91 V4F, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway  >  Castlegar
  • Phone Number: +353 91 799 634
  • E-mail
McHugh's Bar & Restaurant was taken over in September 2017 by Award Winning Publicans & Restaurateurs Ronan Mc Loughlin & Catherine Penston. Ronan & Catherine have run successful Licensed Premises and Restaurants in the West of Ireland including currently operating Maxwell's Bar & Grill Claremorris and Madison Late & Live. Bar Food will be served All Day with Breakfast being Served from 7am Monday to Friday, The Coach House Restaurant Opening in October 2017 will be Open from 6pm Every Evening.
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