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Carroll's on Dominick Street

Open Now: 11:00 - 23:30
Open today: 11:00 - 23:30
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Great night, great place, great atmosphere.

Whilst visiting Galway on a solo trip I happened to pass Carroll's, popped in to see what it was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
signpostk
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Dublin, Ireland
Cozy, full of locals and great music

If you’re tired of the same old bars filled with tourists and buskers trying their hand at trad... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
O9082CRkateb
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“beer garden”(3 reviews)
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A very Traditional Irish Pub with Friendly staff & locals to mingle with. Irish Music every Thursday & Saturday evening to help you enjoy your Carroll's experience. Please bring a beer mat from your country to expand our beer mat collection.
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39 Dominick Street Lower, Galway, Ireland
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+353 87 903 1963
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst visiting Galway on a solo trip I happened to pass Carroll's, popped in to see what it was like, decided to stay for one, ended up staying the evening - I made a very good choice. I settled in and spent my time listening,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re tired of the same old bars filled with tourists and buskers trying their hand at trad, check out Carrols. It’s mostly locals and the musicians here are the sort you’d expect to find having a great time playing good music with each other....More

Thank O9082CRkateb
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Walking around found this place with a bloke on guitar. Had awesome atmosphere and great service. Loved it

Thank Glenn P
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere in a traditional Irish pub. Live music in the front and back (not sure if the music in the front was hired or just locals, at the beginning there was only three people at the end there were about 10people sitting in a...More

Thank Kelkelstew
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Part of a group of 6 , went in on a Monday evening in July.Two very drunk and loud middle aged women aggressively demanding everyone join them in a song as they glared at anyone who didn't think they were funny. Some old drunk guy...More

Thank Macey M
Reviewed 13 November 2017

You know how it is, you're somewhere, and you just want to have a quiet drink in a bar with locals? this is the bar to go to. Great Guiness, and to be fair the cheapest I paid anywhere in Galway 4 euro! Its a...More

Thank richard w
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in here with a few friends . We were all meeting different people there. None of us could get a drink without waiting 30/40 minutes - all from different spots at the bar.......Two staff were working from what I could see just had absolutely...More

Thank Redrabbit3
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Hidden in Galway's west end , this pub hosts a variety of qualities to suit all tastes.. the front bar holds of variety of traditional Irish pub memorabilia, accompanied by its wonderful resident traditional musicians, it allows for young and old, locals and visitors to...More

Thank EimearK37
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

The newest 'in' spot in Galway is an old fashioned pub with an authentic long wooden bar, fireplace, low dark atmospheric ceiling but walk on through to the beer garden complete with pizza restaurant in a double bus! Surreal juxtaposition that works especially in the...More

Thank MarOReilly
Gordiemullins, Owner at Carroll's on Dominick Street, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Thanks Mar for the lovely review Your description is excactly what we would like people to experience Best Dazzler

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We came here the day after they opened crust bucket and the place was thronged. Bar staff were struggling, but their newly opened food venue was well manned by Emmanuel! He was the only person taking orders / making pizza / dishing out the pizza...More

Thank Katelyn D
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