All pubs in Ireland are currently closed.   

Restaurants and cafés are allowed to open from 29 June.  Some venues which are mainly pubs do also serve food, and are opening around this date as restaurants - customers must purchase a meal worth at least €9 and sittings are limited to 105 minutes. 

Some pubs have announced opening dates in July, and these are also listed below. 

This list will be updated as more venues make announcements.

1520 in Quay Street

Re-opening on 29 June 2020
Book by phoning +353 91 56960 or emailing 

An Púcán in Forster Street

Re-opening on 29 June 2020

Barr an Chaladh in Woodquay

Re-opening on 20 July 2020.

Bierhaus in Henry  Street

Reopened on 3 July 2020.
Open from Wednesday to Sunday with sittings at 5pm and 8pm for tables of 4 to 6 people only. Booking on Facebook, with bierhausgalway on Instagram or email

Brasserie On The Corner

Re-opening on 29 June 2020

Buddha Bar in Mary Street 

Reopening Monday 29 June 2020

Busker Brownes / Kirbys in Cross St

Re-opening on Monday 29 June.

Book by phone on 091 563377 (between 9am - 6pm only until the 29th), email or on the website.

Caribou in Woodquay

Reopened for call-and-collect takeaway food / drink from 8 May 2020

The Cellar Bar in Eglinton Street

Announced that they will re-open on 29 June 2020. Email to make a reservation

The Connacht Hotel on the Dublin Rd

Reopening on 1 July.

Galway Arms

Reopened on 9 July 2020

Garavans in William Street

Re-opening on 20 July 2020

Garveys Inn / Thirteen on the Green - in Eyre Square 

Reopening on 20 July 2020

Workermen installing new signs saying 13-on-the-green in Garvey's Inn hotel in Eyre Square, Galway

Harry's in Bohermore

Open for order and collect food and cocktails from 1 May 2020

Hyde Gin Bar in Forster Street

Reopening 1 July 2020

John Keogh's in Dominick Street

Re-opening on 29 June

Jury's Inn

Re-opening on 29 June (possibly only for residents).

The Kings Head in High St

Reopening at 12-noon on Thursday 2 July   for lunch and dinner. Book by emailing  or in person.

Massimo in William St West

Re-opening from 29 June - bookings essential

McGinns Hop House

Re-opening on Monday 29 June at 4pm as a restaurant.
Bookings essential, book by emailing

McGettigans on Prospect Hill

Reopening from 12-noon on 29 June. Bookings email

McSwiggans in Woodquay 

Have announced that the bar will reopen on 22 July at 3pm 

Menlo Park in the Headford Road

Has been serving order and collect / takeaway for some weeks
Carvery / bistro re-opens at 12-noon Monday 29 June - diner 3-10pm

Monroes in Dominick Street

Selling takeaway pints along with meals, and are also running a dial-a-pint van service, from mid-May.  

They have said that their services will not change on 29 June. 

Murty Rabbits in Forster St 

Reopening at 5pm on Monday 29 June.
Regular hours from 1 July will be 2pm until the last booking at 9:30pm (so 11pm  closing).

Bookings are required:  email or call 086 180 6348

The Old 55 in Prospect Hill 

Reopening on 20 July 2020

O'Reillys Bar and Kitchen in Salthill 

Will re-open from 12pm on Monday 29 June.
Book through Facebook, Instagram or phone on 091 522 610.

The Oslo in Salthill

Re-opened for takeaway beers and burgers from 21 May 2020.
Planning to open as a restaurant from the end on June. 

R M McCabes in Salthill 

Reopened on 29 June 
Bookings phone 091 - 330296 or email 

Seven Bar in Bridge Street

Re-opene on 29 June 2020. To make a booking, email

The Sliding Rock in Newcastle Rd

Reopening on 29 June 2020.  Bookings being taken now.

The Skeffington Arms ("The Skef")

Reopening on 29 June at 12-noon.
To book a table, email
or phone 083 4387 024.

Taaffes in High St 

Re-opening on 20 July

Taylor's Bar in Dominick Street 

Reopened at 3pm on 20 July

Tigh Choili in Mainguard Street

Re-opening on 20 July

The Universal cockrail bar in William Street West 

Reopening in the week starting 29 June.

The Western in Prospect Hill

Re-opening to guests on 29 June 2020

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