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What's open in Galway?

Newly opened in Galway

Opened in 2024

Siam Kitchen,  Liosbaun
Roscoes Express
Aryan's Pizzeria, Abbeygate Street
Electric Nightclub- re-opened 22 March
Specsavers, Knocknacarra
Mr iPhone - Eyre Square Shopping Centre
Flying High Gymnastics all-aerial  exercise
Petmania - new store in Wellpark

See also Galway city businesses that closed in 2024

Opened in 2023

Mary Mullens
Fay's Supervalu, Oranmore
Blackrock Cottage Pantry
The Hidden
Dream Beds
Da Sylva
Tapa & Go
My First Steps, Liosbaun 
Boots, Wellpark
Revolution Fitness, Roscam

See also - Closed in Galway during 2023

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Opened in 2021... read more

Things to do in Galway City

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What's open in Galway during the holidays?

Galway city pubs open on Stephen's Day, 2021

Unique Shopping in Galway City

Galway Festivals

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About this site

Originally, this website was inspired by business responses to the Covid-19 restrictions:  Some found ways to stay open within public-health guidelines, some moved online, while others re-opened as the guidelines were adjusted.  Listings here kept people informed about what places in Galway were open for business, and provided support local businesses.

Now, it is a platform for sharing information about new and interesting businesses which open in Galway city, and especially the city centre - and for remembering favourite spots that have sadly closed.  It also includes listings from

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