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Lowry's Bar

Market Street | Galway, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21347
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“great music” (22 reviews)
“live music” (24 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
Market Street | Galway, Clifden, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed the music which started at ten each night but also went there early evening to enjoy their excellent guinness. Friendly, chatty staff, traditional feel, a real pub. They do not focus on food although there are snacks available but great for music and atmosphere.

Thank Mary c
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We were in Clifden for a week, travelling around the Connemara area. We found ourselves in this wonderful bar every night !!! Fabulous atmosphere, wonderful staff and the friendliest of locals to chat to, add to that brilliant live real Irish music too. If you...More

Thank charles c
Gtowncity, Guest Relations Manager at Lowry's Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind recommendation. regards Amanda

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a few drinks in here on a recent fishing trip to Clifden, get in early if you want a seat as if there is live music on it gets packed but very friendly and if you are a smoker like me there a great...More

Thank andy w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Excellent live music every night . We always come here when we come to Cliften. The beer and craic is unreal. Lovely to relax after a trip around the coast.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely pub with an enormous whiskey menu offering music every night.A small covered smoking area out the back.Great staff .Get in around 9.30 because by 10 the seats are gone.

Thank paddytulip1777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little bar in the center of Clifden town,friendly staff and live music when we were there over Easter period, this is a very busy pub and can get crowded with a lot of tourists , did not eat here so can not comment on...More

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were at this pub twice. Good service, good salmon, tv sports, and great live band at night. What else do you need?

Thank hgoldi1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small bar but featured great live band. Rather caught out by the very late start time (normal by Irish standards)

Thank tcm2007
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

As the saying goes, " when in Rome "... Well.. the locals drink here, and they do it well. Our bartender John was quick with a joke and a pint of the good stuff. All the barkeeps are stellar men, and the owner is a...More

Thank Abrahama J
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I went there around noon. Despite the two buses of tourists outside ,there were only locals inside. This is a traditional pub with beer, music and good small dishes with salmon

Thank quintnico
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Are you dog friendly...?
24 October 2016|
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Response from Gtowncity | Property representative |
Hi Paul We serve food and it's against health regulations to allow animals where there's food. Sorry about the rules we love dogs. Regards Amanda
Hola, somos 6 personas que vamos a ir dentro de 4 días a Clifden. Mi pregunta es si tienen comida sin gluten. Gracias y un saludo
11 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 00:30
10:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Street | Galway, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21347
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Lowry's Irish Music and Whiskey Bar is Legendary throughout the Connemara region and beyond for its warm & friendly atmosphere, famous Irish Music, inviting character and vibrant mix of both locals and visitors.

With live Irish Music 7 nights a week in season, Lowry's is a must for any visitor looking to experience a true Irish pub.