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Taaffes Pub

19 Shop Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 564 066
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Live music, lots of drinks choice

The pub has a nice atmosphere, great choice of pints and a good whiskey selection (lots of... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Alfreton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Trad Music!

Taafeets - great traditional music. Super crowded for both the 530 afternoon session and the 930... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Orlando, Florida
via mobile
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19 Shop Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 564 066
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

The pub has a nice atmosphere, great choice of pints and a good whiskey selection (lots of variations of Jameson's) Live Irish music played here twice a day, 5:30pm and 9:30pm - the pub often fills up quickly for the earlier slot so get here...More

Thank LewiiRose
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Taafeets - great traditional music. Super crowded for both the 530 afternoon session and the 930 evening session. If you could find a spot then sit back and enjoy the tunes. Be aware this small pub gets really loud when it's crowded and the music...More

Thank RamblinJamie
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Super Downtown Location Great Quality Beer, Sprits and Refreshments The Most Pleasant Staff On Planet Earth - Day IN and Day OUT The REAL DEAL Pub - Don't Miss It Whilst in Galway !

Thank Billdoc-Aberdeen
Reviewed 5 September 2017

A disappointing luncheon venue, even for a quieter Monday ... We stopped here for lunch, as we were advised this was a typical Irish pub. Typical it might have been, but it was noisy in the base case from the two televisions playing at loud...More

2  Thank Foxy-Froggy
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Asked at another bar where to find non touristic traditional music and was directed here and was a good move music fresh and entertaining. Next time in Galway I will return but earlier in the evening to get a seat.

Thank theresa o
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Galway win an Ireland and I get a crowd going to sing and the manager says to shut up he s head was wrecked listening to us.galway haven't won an all Ireland since 1988 and your told to shut up on a main bar in...More

3  Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

On a recent visit to Galway we stopped off for a quick drink. Lovely friendly place. Latte and Guinness were greatly appreciated.

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Great spot for a pint and some traditional Irish music. Went with the whole family, and everyone enjoyed.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

I recently went to Galway on a hen of a small group of family and friends and was disgusted and horrified to be refused entry into this pub due to the fact we were a hen party. The bouncer had no other reason when asked...More

Thank shazmckerry
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I have been here a few times while in Galway and every time it is our highlight of the trip! The atmosphere is brilliant! The live Music is so entertaining! And The staff are so friendly and very Welcoming! We always recommend Taaffes to our...More

Thank Kerijojo
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