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Good alternative to the city center with its own character, locals, alternative beer and food... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mėlynas K
Galway, Ireland

Great, friendly atmosphere and very accepting of the two drowned rats walking through the door to... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Located in one of the oldest parts of Galway with a history dating back centuries, Galway's West End or 'The West' as it is known locally, is essentially that part of oGalway that you arrive at when you cross one of Galway's famous bridges that lead...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Good alternative to the city center with its own character, locals, alternative beer and food choices! Gotta love West End!

Thank Mėlynas K
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Great, friendly atmosphere and very accepting of the two drowned rats walking through the door to hide from the rain!

Thank bryngirl
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I needed a key for an old lock. Colleran's sorted my query in moments with a smile and good cheer. I felt so delighted that Colleran's provided a key and saved me the expense of buying a new lock. Many thanks :-))

Thank MariaGalwayIreland
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Many fun pubs in area but the student focused ones have acoustic cover bands covering tired James taylor/Paul Simon/Beatles songs . Trad music pubs have better ambiance and beer and music!

Thank U8280VO
Reviewed 19 June 2018

There is always excellent entertainment in the streets of Galway, you can stand around watching for ages

Thank Elizann O
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Our walking tour ended here and we continued to the port and maria. Nice walk along the river but rather short.

Thank casaarcoiris
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Feel free to just wander. It is hard to really get lost. We enjoyed the shops, views of the river, sidewalk cafes (mostly pubs), lots of music and overall ambience. The Latin Quarter is nearby. Amazing mix of international restaurants as well. We also enjoyed...More

Thank napalovers
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Galway's West End has a great night life. We spent a few hours in the Crane Bar drinking Guinness and enjoying the live Irish music. It can be crowded but if you have patience to wait for a seat to open up you will enjoy...More

Thank mmg22153
Reviewed 2 December 2017

What a great night out in the West End of Galway City! The local businesses and community got together last night for the official switching on of the Christmas Lights. It was extremely well run , full of Real People from the neighbouring streets, excellent...More

Thank brigidbrophy
Reviewed 4 October 2017

a great city with something for everyone of all ages, the nightlife is really good from live music to nightclubs and an array of restaurants to choose from

Thank msphelan
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