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Breathnach's Bar

) #3 of 8 Restaurants in Oughterard ££ - £££ Irish, , European
Camp Street, Oughterard H91DE40, Ireland
+353 91 552 818
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“irish stew” (23 reviews)
“pizza” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Camp Street, Oughterard H91DE40, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had dinner here and enjoyed the experience. Service and menu were good and local color adds to the experience.

Thank DonaldMichigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here. Fish and chips and chicken. Everything was good. Friendly servers. Nice atmosphere, large menu

Thank mtfwhls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breathnach's was recommended to me by a local and it didn't disappoint! Great location, friendly staff and yummy food. The lamb stew was the best I had during eight days in Ireland!

Thank HeyMollyMol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So good we ate here twice, quality chowder , and Irish Stew.Service was good, the landlord took the time to chat to the diners and the place had a real buzz, Late evening traditional music

Thank christopher b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of 5 stopped in Oughterard on a return trip from Connemara to Galway and found this hidden gem. While I'm sure the pub fare is also appetizing, our lunch would be best described as "family home cooking" which was a welcome relief having...More

Thank PaTraveler104
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just perfect. Food was very fresh and tasty. The staff are very friendly and welcoming, great atmosphere, absolutely perfect. Excellent service. We will defenitly be back.

Thank _seandelaney1972
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the Irish Stew and it was fabulous! Fellow diners had Mussels and Cajun Chicken which was equally good. Great place to stop off on a trip out west.

Thank Padraig5
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Basic pub food, but well prepared and served by friendly staff. Great spot to stop off and have a pint of Guinness!

Thank Paraglide2014
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Had an excellent lunch while back in Ireland. Service is always excellent and food is always excellent. Thank you for a lovely meal as always

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Must have hit this place on a bad day because the food we were served was not what I'd call good at all...disappointing.More

Thank GalwayDaisy1985
Łukasz R, Public Relations Manager at Breathnach's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

We at Breathnachs are very disappointed that Your experience at our bar did not meet Your expectations. All our team work very hard and we take great pride in producing good food and service for our customers. We give customers an opportunity to let us...More

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c c
27 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Anna N | Reviewed this property |
If not on the night - music in other bars or in one nearby.!
mic P
30 March 2015|
Response from Łukasz R | Property representative |
Hi! Unfortunately we're closed Good Friday. We reopen Saturday at 10am. See You around.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 00:30
10:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camp Street, Oughterard H91DE40, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Oughterard
  • Phone Number: +353 91 552 818
  • E-mail
Breathnach's Bar is family run restaurant placed in the heart of Oughterard, co. Galway. The food and beverages are served all day, starting with Breathnach's famous Full Irish Breakfast, through lunch with daily specials, till dinner which features Traditional Irish Stew, Steaks and good selection of fish meals. There are vegetarian and gluten free options available as well. All our products are sourced locally where possible. Bar contains good selection of non- and alcoholic drinks including local beer on draught. Our pub is the venue for live music hosting traditional session every Saturday night.
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