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Newsagents and convenience stores

A list of convenience stores / newsagents in Galway which are now open.

See Convenience stores and Newsagents which are now closed  for a list of shops which are no longer open. 

An Fhaiche Mhór XL Newsagents in the Eyre Square Centre

Bridge Stores in Bridge St

Reopened on 6 May 2020.

Centra (Mahon and Davis)  in Foster St

Corner Express in Woodquay

A new take on the traditional convenience store ... read more

Fancy Faire in Salthill Village

Headlines in Corrib Court Shopping Centre

Henchy's Daybreak in Eyre Square

Holland's in Williamsgate St

A traditional, family -owned newsagents and greeting card store - now with the trappings of a moder convenience store (not no deli).

Gala in Prospect Hill

Galway's hardest working deli and convenienc store - open 24 hours several nights per week.

Londis / Abbrakebabra in Newcastle Rd

Has been open throughout the closedown, including setting up an on-line ordering and delivery service which was used by hospital patients

Londis Newcastle Rd - in March 2021

McGreal's XL in Forster street

Newspoint in the Galway Shopping Centre

Opened in May 2021 ...  read more.

No 26 Your Local Corner Shop in Dominick St

Number 10 in Quay Street 

This newsagent is regularly open 8am - 6pm, Monday - Saturday.

O'Briens in William Street

Re-opened in the week starting 8 June 2020.   Now open six days a week.

O'Connor's Centra in Salthill Village

Paper Chase in the Dunnes Stores complex, Terryland

Spar Mainguard St

Open throughout the 2020 closedown period.  
They had temporary opening hours 7am - 9pm Monday - Friday, 7am - 10pm Saturday and 8am - 8pm Sundays for several months.   By August 2020 they were back to regular open hours.  

Spar Mainguard St, Sept 2017

Spar, Salthill

Newly opened in May 2021 ... read more

Woodquay Stores in Woodquay

Re-opened in early April.

XL Convenience Store in Dominick Street

Reopened on 1 June 2020.

Petrol station convenience stores

Convenience stores in petrol stations around the city are also open, including  Kearney's Centre at Texaco on the Docks, Circle K on College Rd, Spar in the Maldron Headford Rd

Discount home-ware / hardware / gift shops

(These businesses are remained open in 2020, because they sell food - as well as a range of other household goods.)

Dealz in Eyre St and in Galway Shopping Centre

EuroGiant in Eglinton St and Mainguard St

Mr Price in Terryland retail park

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