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Donnellys of Barna

Barna Coast Road | Galway, Barna, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 592 487
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (57 reviews)
“chowder” (45 reviews)
“crab claws” (31 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Barna Coast Road | Galway, Barna, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here twice on a recent stay in Barna. We were looked after by the wonderful George and some of the ladies on the floor. George was particularly charming, chatty and just great at his job. The girls are friendly, efficient and lovely to...More

1  Thank Selma G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were driving from Clifden and found this pub/restaurant west of Galway. Perfect stop for lunch and easy to park. We have had chowder in several restaurants during our trip and this was the best! Also, there was heating in the ladie´s room!

Thank Mormor49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a drink. Grand place.... few locals at the bar but not much effort made by the staff to interact with us even though we sat at the bar.

Thank Blesjka
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Very friendly bartenders, very nice staff, really good food, old time bar and pub with woodwork galore.

Thank Colleen K
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Top class classic bar in the heart of a cosy little village called barna . Staff are very welcoming and friendly and couldn’t do anymore for us they were so helpful Food was as good as you could expect and very fresh We will definitely...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Warm, friendly atmosphere, and an attractive outside to the building made visitors feel welcome. Excellent brown bread served with the starters. It is on the main coastal road on the water side of the road, a pinkish building on a corner with a traffic light....More

Thank Sonia J
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our food, drink & meeting local patrons at Donnelly's. Folks there were very friendly. Atmosphere was quaint typical of Irish pubs.

Thank CincyGal1969
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Are here twice while staying in the area and had a delicious meal both times. The fillet steak with prawns on first visit was fabulous and the trout i had on my second visit was also very good. The rest of the family equally enjoyed...More

Thank Laineylass
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Whilst on a trip to Galway we stayed in Barna for the night. We used trip advisor when looking for places to eat and found that Donnely's was just what we fancied. The bread appetiser, goats cheese tarlet and calamari starters were delicious. Which then...More

Thank Kirsty T
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We dined here today returning from Connemara isles golf club. The seafood chowder and the cold seafood trio was amazing. The staff were so attentive and pleasant including a lovely lady who checked how our meal was and was extremely down to earth and chatty....More

Thank MagsWard12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 43
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barna Coast Road | Galway, Barna, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway  >  Barna
  • Phone Number: +353 91 592 487
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