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The King's Head

££ - £££Irish, , British
15 High Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 566 630
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (47 reviews)
“irish stew” (17 reviews)
“chowder” (24 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
15 High Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate here before and was happy enough but not the last time. It took too long to have our order taken and for the food to arrive. When it came it was a strange chowder it was more like a east european fish soup that...More

Thank KianGaf
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Galway during our cruise and were looking for somewhere for lunch. We came across the back entrance of the Kings Head and were not sure what to expect. Inside was like a tardis - several bars across more than one floor. We selected...More

Thank SCBeetison
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had the absolute best time at The King's Head in Galway. It's a 17th century pub with live music. We saw an awesome young band who sang every famous Irish song I could think of and more. We went for the live music and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been recommended the King´s Head, and there were excellent oysters to be had, my fish & chips was nice and the other 5 dishes had mixed reviews from my family of 6. My qualm, however, is not with the food. Being on our...More

Thank Christian B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in The King's Head while wondering around Galway. We had lunch and a pint. The food was fine. Service could have been more attentive.

Thank too_few_trips_1
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a Bus Tour from the Cliffs of Moher and returning eventually to Dublin we had either a very late lunch or an extraordinarily early dinner at The King's Head of Fish and Chips. I enjoyed the large cut fires while my wife was not...More

Thank Are J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had plans to eat, but as soon as we walked in those plans changed. It was packed! We did manage to have a few pints. The bar service was good and the atmosphere was friendly and upbeat - just packed. Guess everyone had the same...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for a quick pint as we strolled through Galway. It was too early for music and craic, so we enjoyed watching a little soccer while we had a pint.

Thank Erik K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bar staff are so rude! Unbelievably so! Ive found more life in a morge. Terrible service, barely acknowledged me and my friends. Our margarita was about the size of a shot. Crazy for €8. When I queried all I got was attitude. Worse pub in...More

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arriving in the pub we were met by a bit of a strange smell in the bar so went upstairs to the bistro. We received a fantastic welcome from a lovely waitress who was chatting away to us. The menu was good although I...More

Thank Sean M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 02:30
10:30 - 02:30
10:30 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 High Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 566 630
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