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What's open in Galway?

Newly opened in Galway

Opened in 2023

Dream Beds
Da Sylva
Tapa & Go
My First Steps, Liosbaun 
Boots, Wellpark

Opened in 2022

Blackrock Cafe
Calendar Club
Carrolls Gifts, High Street
Born Menswear - Eyre Square Shopping Centre
eCig Eyre Square
Espresso 44 - William Street West
Tesco Knocknacarra
Tesco Fr Griffin Rd
Galway SPCA in Briarhill
Barnacles in Salthill
Pepco Headford Rd
The Pear Tree
The Gourmet Offensive, Newcastle Rd
Moore's Butchers
Silent Cinema
Tribes Pool Academy
Scran Riverside
Outset Design Gallery

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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