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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%
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“corned beef” (55 reviews)
“fish and chips” (63 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (52 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
63 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1629
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

You can never go wrong with an Irish Pub and Galway Bay was a great place to stop in. We walked here from Federal House and the bar was pretty full, but we were able to get a booth right in the bar area, which...More

1  Thank Timothy K
antoclarke, Owner at Galway Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Thanks for posting and delighted you had a great experience with us the bartenders work hard and as team so your experience should be seamless - come back and see us again

Reviewed 16 January 2018

We were warmly greeted by Sean, a beaming and pleasant young man as we arrived on a cold and blustery Sunday afternoon. We started with drinks all around. That surprises no one! They have a nice Old Fashion, made with Poitin, bitters, etc. other wonderful...More

1  Thank kganley626
antoclarke, Owner at Galway Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Thanks for visiting and delighted you enjoyed your experience with everyone at Galway Bay. We have a regular Sunday music in the bar on Sundays between 4 and 8 and also a Traditional Iris Music Session on Wednesdays at 8pm - well worth a visit,...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

Our group of six went here for dinner and found a packed house. The atmosphere was nice but very busy and crowded. The food was very good but one disappointment was that they were out of one dish desired by two of us.

1  Thank Birdguy
Reviewed 2 January 2018

This bar and restaurant was located right around the corner from our B&B, so we thought we'd give it a try for lunch. If you like oysters, the baked oyster appetizer was absolutely delicious. We also had the fried clam strip appetizer, which was great...More

Thank JLF923
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Outstanding experience for the family at Galway Bay for New years Eve. Excellent Irish heritage atmosphere with phenomenal staff that truly appreciated customers with children. Food was excellently prepared and the Cabbage Rolls, and Corned Beef Poppers were exquisite. The Beef and the lamb Stew...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Stopped here around mid-afternoon for a late lunch. The food wasn't bad, but we were seated at a very odd little table. It's main view was into the kitchen, literally looking at the kitchen sink. The other main decor around the table was the server's...More

Thank interceptpubs
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

I stopped in for a bite and some drinks on Christmas Eve while waiting on my husband to get off work. My bartender, Christine(a?), was absolutely wonderful and made me feel right at home in Annapolis. An added surprise was the egg nog cocktail menu!...More

Thank Katie R
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

This was our second time eating here and we loved it. Great menu of food and drinks and the restaurant itself has a great layout and feel. We had reservations and were glad we did because it was packed. We also toon home a 6...More

Thank maxpaste
Reviewed 12 December 2017

At the end of a long walking tour of Annapolis, the bride and I stopped in here for an Irish coffee to warm up on a beautiful, snowy day. Having been to countless dozens of Irish pubs in several countries, this one, particularly the back...More

Thank Guinnessluvr51
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here because we like Irish food and ambience. We did not have a reservation (which is advisable), but it was early and they could fit us in. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. The waiter was well-informed and provided good recommendations....More

Thank Patrick M
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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
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