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Address: Mainguard St, Galway, Ireland
Phone Number: 091561294
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Best pint in Galway

Asked some local family members to take me out for the best pint of Guinness in town. Without hesitation we went straight to Tig Coili. Well, they did not disappoint. Great pint... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Asked some local family members to take me out for the best pint of Guinness in town. Without hesitation we went straight to Tig Coili. Well, they did not disappoint. Great pint and great atmosphere! If you are a looking for the best pint in Galwayy, look no further.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We went to Dublin for St Patricks Day for a number of years but were disappointed that on that special day pubs played pop music! Then we went to Galway and what a good decision! Tig Coili has it all, lots of friendly people enjoying lots of Guinness and listening to lots of real traditional music! It will definitely be... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Tig coili's makes for a great night out. No food, just good traditional music, drink and conversation. Be sure to get there early because everynight is busy at Tig Coili's. For earlybirds, there is an early trad session. Pull up a stool, savour a pintand enjoy good craic.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I lived in Galway for four years, and I always send/bring people who are looking for a traditional Irish pub to Tig Choili. Normally traditional Irish bands playing and a great atmosphere. Worth a visit in the centre of Galway

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I came to this pub on a Sunday night expecting it to be quiet, but as the evening progressed it became busier and livelier. Then the musicians arrived and things really got going. I have not seen such a talented group play so naturally together and the atmosphere, jigs and reels were intoxicating. I long for the day I can... More 

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I spent a night in Galway and ventured into this delightful little pub for a glass of Guinness and some trad music on a Sunday night. The place was packed, beer was flowing, music too. I ended up finding the last spot in a snug for one, or maybe two, towards the back of the bar. It was fun being... More 

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West Central Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Great wee place, full of character, very busy so didn't stay too long!!! It has all the charm you would expect in Galway!!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This place was great! Even though it was crammed, it was full of life and good points of Guinness. The walls are covered in photographs, news clippings, and much more; it's cool to look around and see history in the making and hear the stories that go with them. They have trad music at night and the service was fantastic.... More 

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

When I said to my partner "let's go to Ireland for New Year, I'd like to spend it in a little pub with some live jolly music like in all Irish films I've ever seen" I didn't expect to find everything I wanted in the first pub I walked in to, but I did. Tig Coili was perfect. Crammed jolly... More 

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Chester, Vermont, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This is the Sister Pub to The Killarney in Ludlow Vermont. We found Tig Colli after a long search through Ireland and loved it. We will be back.

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