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Specialist food-stores

Meat / Butchers

All butcher shops stayed open throughout the close-down - some have reduced their hours.

Colleran and Sons in Mainguard St

Hours 9am - 4pm until further notice.

Roger Finnerty & Sons in the Eyre Square Centre

Tormey's Butchers in Galway Shopping Centre

Herterich's Pork Butcher in Lombard St

Stayed open throughout - in March, hours were 10-2 Tuesday to Friday and from 9-3pm on Saturday.

Martin Divilly Meats - in Terryland retail park, and Westside

Open throughout

The Friendly Farmer

Doesn't have a bricks-and-mortal shop, but is actively doing online orders and deliveries in Galway.


Mary's Fish in Ballybrit Upper Industrial Park

Continued trading throughout the close-down - is now offering free home deliveries around Galway city.

Galway Bay Seafood in the new Docks

Continued trading throughout the close-down - is now offering free home deliveries around Galway city.

Ali's Fish Market in Henry St

Continued trading throughout the close-down.

Gannet Fishmongers in Ballybane Industrial Estate 

Reopened from 24 April, cashless payments only.

Health+ supplements and health-foods on Upper Abbeygate St

The retail shop is open for a few hours each day - check their Facebook page for details.

Fruit and vegetables

All these shops have stayed open throughout the close-down - some have slightly reduced hours.

Ernie's fruit / veg / deli in Sea Rd

Stayed open throughout the close-down - though Ernie himself was sent safely home.
Hours are now 
8am - 5pm Monday to Friday
8am - 4:30pm Saturday

Mastersons Fruit and Vegetables in Galway Shopping Centre

Terryland Fruit and Vegetables in Terryland Retail Park

The Fruit Brothers

Are now offering online ordering with deliveries around Galway

Health-foods / related products

Evergreen Health Store 

Seven stores around Galway, including Eyre Square Centre, High St / Mainguard St and  in Galway Shopping Centre.  At least one store has been open throughout.  All seven are open now.

Holland and Barret in Shop St

Dr Claire Apothecary in Sea Rd

Opening hours are now Monday - Friday 9:30am - 6pm. Closed on the weekend.

Little Collins CBD dispensary / The Hemp Hatch - Upper Abbeygate St

e-Cig on Eglington St

Was open on 9 May, despite their publicity material saying that the store was closed but orders could be taken by phone on 091 756835 or online at

Tony Quinn Supplements 

The store in the Eyre Square Shopping Centre is not yet open.   But during July, all products are available from 

Yvonne Sherry phone 083 716 4444, email

Next day delivery,  no order too small.


Sheridan's Cheesemongers in Lombard St

Open Wednesday to Saturday, 10am - 4pm.   Order on-line on their website and collect in-store.

The Filling Station eco store

Originally started taking orders through their website for collection on Saturday, then Wednedsay and Saturday.
From 19 May, the shop is open from Tuesday - Sunday 10am to 2pm, with collections pickups still on Wednesday and Saturday.

Sweets and Treats

Auntie Nellie's Sweetshop in High St

The shop  reopen on 18 May for collecting on-lne orders.  Full re-opened in the week starting 8 June 2020.

Boston Donuts in High Street 

Candyland in Upper Abbeygate St

Now open for instore customers, Candyland is continuing to operate on-line too:  order and pay at, they will pick-and-pack the order for you, and you can collect it from the shop.

Horny Donuts in Dominick Street 

New in town .... read more

Ethnic foods 

Asiatic Asian food store in Upper Abbeygate St

Order at the door, they will get the goods for you

Jasmine Asian food store in Mary Street

Open throughout, now open 11am -6pm seven days a week.

Terryland Asian Foodmarket

European Foodstores in Terryland

Superkeytones - ~African / ethnic food shop in Prospect Hill

Armazém Brazil Brazilian food shop in Prospect Hill

Open daily from 11am - 6pm.


Pallas Foods 

This wholesaler is now taking orders from the general public for a click-and-collect, with pickup from The Huntsman (Wellpark) - order here.

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