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Taaffes Pub

19 Shop Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 564 066
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Great vibe!

Stopped in for a pint in the evening and had such a great time! Live traditional music was great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nikki N
Winnipeg, Canada
We Spent A Memorable Evening Here

We weren't prepared for the huge tourist area that has developed in Galway, but that didn't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Port Charlotte, Florida
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19 Shop Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 564 066
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for a pint in the evening and had such a great time! Live traditional music was great. There was a nice mix of locals and tourists and everyone was happy and friendly. I stopped in many pubs during my tour of Ireland but...More

Thank Nikki N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We weren't prepared for the huge tourist area that has developed in Galway, but that didn't diminish the amount of fun we had there. Taaffes was recommended as a pub where we could go and listen to some very good Irish music. We went and...More

Thank Eric99508
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went early, as the kitchen closes at 5! The best Cajun chicken and best bread. My husband had club with bacon- yummy. We always love their music. Don't miss it!!

Thank pam r
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. Fantastic food cold beer and great staff. Will be back. The staff is so friendly, you are right at home.. lots od food

Thank ncbldr
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Galway Friday night, a great mix of locals and visitors around the city center. Among all the nice tunes that you can hear walking in the narrows and colorful streets of the city we were attracted by a folk band in Taaffes pub. Suddenly we...More

Thank Tex_Sherpa
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This is the best bar I ever went to on a MONDAY NIGHT. The bar tenders were amazing and gave us great service. John, Padder, and Patrick were my absolute favorites especially since they helped me with my sweater shirt selection! Beers on tap made...More

Thank Taylor D
Reviewed 8 May 2017

A very popular night spot for trad music so get there early for seating. They have 2 spots a day for the live trad. We went twice in the evening and it was just way too packed so we went to the 5:30 show and...More

Thank Tricia824
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

A large group of us called in for some pub grub and a pint. Great atmosphere, great location and staff were fab! Food was also lovely and well priced! Can't wait to visit when next in Galway 😊

Thank JessicaAlexander690
Reviewed 29 April 2017

seriously. If you visit Galway, do NOT miss on this pub. I was in Galway for two nights, and I ended up in this pub two times, by accident, and just fell in love with the place. First time was at night, we just entered...More

Thank Andréanne D
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We were only in Galway city for a short time, we stopped here, were lucky enough on a nice day to get a seat outside. Had a few pints while listening to street music. They usually set right up on the corner outside of this...More

Thank Kathy S
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