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Guys Bar & Snug

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Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21130
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Today
10:30 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 - 23:30
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Singapore, Singapore
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

A very well-run establishment despite the crowd and popularity. Guys serve very good pours and food. Even though the place is busy, the tables are very well spaced out. There is also live Irish music but it is not too loud. We can still hold proper conversation comfortably. The food is so good that we had to go back to... More 

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London, Canada
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63 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely pub with excellent seafood chowder. Friendly, helpful service. Not rushed. Irish music made it a very enjoyable meal. Would recommend.

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Thank Cathy F
Saint Augustine, Florida
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

This bar and restaurant is a great value. It has a very nice bar with an extensive selection. It offered good basic meals in a very inviting, space. The staff was very friendly and we felt most welcomed. While my wife and I were here with another couple, there were lots of families here the night we ate.

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Thank Southwick2014
Kildare
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73 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

We dined here last Sunday afternoon and were impressed by the service, food and atmosphere in this quaint Bistro style Restaurant/Bar. The menu was varied and very good value - the Smoked Salmon Salad was delicious. Both the Thai Red Curry and Cajun Chicken Pizza lived up to expectations also. Service was prompt and attentive and hopefully we will return.

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Thank KildareFamilyK
Chilliwack, Canada
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

This place is so so lovely inside. Very comfortable to relax in and have a good meal and a pint. Casual live music playing that was so nice. Friendly service. Nice menu. All in all a good experience.

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Thank Katelyn C
Phoenix, Arizona
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Needed a bit while shopping in Clifden and this Pub was handy, comfortable, and the pints and chips were great!

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Thank ballyverde
Galway, Ireland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We decided to eat at Guys after a late arrival to clifden. Our son spotted the pizza menu so the choice was made. Great selection on the menu, we had seafood, stew and pizza and it was all delicious! Portions were very generous, staff were fantastic and the service was spot on. Sticky toffee pudding was to die for!!! Can't... More 

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Thank DawninGalway
Ireland
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

This bar serves great food, I have been a couple of times. Good atmosphere with music in the evenings and good pints. Will return in future.

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Thank MM6298
Vero Beach, Florida
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106 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Late lunch menu selection was average. The soup was tasty, but not anything more than other local restaurants. Clean restrooms. Server was friendly and welcoming.

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Thank askier55
Dublin
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

Have been many times and never disappointed. Service is good and friendly. Good selection of beers. Serving staff efficient and, more importantly, knowledgable. You can't book so need to turn up and place your name on list. If you leave and miss your call you drop down the list again. This is the only down side as the bar tends... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 23:30
Monday
10:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 23:30
Thursday
10:30 - 23:30
Friday
10:30 - 23:30
Saturday
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21130
Description
Guys Bar and snog is one of the oldest establishments in Clifden, serving a wide range of local dishes daily until 9pm. Evening traditional music sessions throughout the season. Late night music on Thurs/Fri and Sat. A selection of wines by the glass.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?