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Galway Bay

63 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1629
+1 410-263-8333
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“corned beef” (57 reviews)
“fish and chips” (67 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (54 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
63 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1629
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After eating seafood for a few days we were ready for meat. We both ordered the corned beef and cabbage. What a treat! Being Irish I've been eating it my entire life, and this was the best I've ever had! The potatoes with parsnips were...More

Thank NYNann
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there as a group and they definitely can handle larger groups. So if you need volume served this deserves a higher rating. If you are looking for a little more quality in your food, maybe find a different place, we will.

Thank NHDad86
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Galway Bay is kind of hidden away on Michigan Street, which runs between the State Capitol and one of the gates of the USNA. It's a very authentic Irish Pub. Food is excellent. We've had many different things on the menu and all have been...More

Thank R H
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I each had a salad and they were both terrific! I had the seafood Caesar salad and she had the roasted beet salad. Great atmosphere and service!

Thank MaryKay54937
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My husband took me to Galway Bay for dinner. It was a Beautiful Saturday evening in downtown Annapolis. We were seated immediately at an intimate table. Service was extraordinary. And, the food delicious. My husband enjoyed a dark brown ale with his salmon dinner. I...More

Thank Laframabe
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I have been coming to this restaurant for at least a decade. It is one of my favorite places in Annapolis! This authentic Irish pub/ restaurant is homey and warm and always has delicious food! As someone who requires gluten free, it means so much...More

Thank celiacmama
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here in Annapolis. Tasty menu. Cute inside. We suggest the Irish American grilled cheese with tomato whiskey soup.

Thank John M
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Passed by here on my wanderings around town; went back to eat. Good food; reminded me of my visit to Ireland.

Thank StephanyW
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Galway Bay, an Irish restaurant, took the place of a familiar Annapolis landmark Little Tavern. They will become the next landmark in this cozy Maryland Avenue location. We arrived after a recent remodel and the atmosphere is better than ever. We started with appetizers of...More

Thank Dee V
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Surprised by problems, we began to ask questions. New chef has messed with perfection so the fried oysters were covered with thick, hard, chunky breading so I really only tasted one oyster. Very disappointing. The vinegar slaw was like cabbage soaked in olive oil. I...More

Thank RyeNChuck
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Questions & Answers
Ronald B
18 March 2017|
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Response from Sean21401 | Property representative |
Hello Ronald. We do have a number of dished on our menu which are Gluten Free. Our menu is on our website and the specific items which are gluten free are marked with a blue GF symbol right after the name. We can make more... More
1 March 2017|
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Response from KenC09 | Reviewed this property |
No, there is street parking on Maryland ave that has meters until 7. Other than that I would recommend parking in a garage and walking over
1 August 2015|
Response from Clare M | Property representative |
Yes we usually can accommodate that type of function. If you can give us a call or stop in, we can look at your date and requirements to confirm we are able to on your specific date. We will work with you to set a great... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1629
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-263-8333
  • E-mail
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