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3 Eyre Street | Wood Quay, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 568 917
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (94 reviews)
“chicken special” (13 reviews)
“chicken kiev” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, International, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Eyre Street | Wood Quay, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place to go for lunch after a days shopping. Good food, great service and its kid friendly. I have 2 autistic kids and the staff were very accomodating

Thank kxsjdoyle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely gorgeous food and lovely staff. Cathal our waiter was more than helpful & the early bird was great value, 24e I think for 3 courses :) & they do some lovely cocktails! Have also had lunch here & it's great, not too expensive and...More

1  Thank Em M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I ate here this evening. Staff are friendly and efficient.The early bird menu had a great variety to choose from and at e23.95 for a 3 course meal,it was great value.The food was delicious. There was a lovely ambiance.

Thank audreymcd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in about 5pm for something hot and filling. I had chicken breast with stuffing, potatoes and veg, absolutely lovely and very filling. My husband had sirloin steak, chips and salad, he said it was fab, cooked the way he asked, salad was excellent too.....More

Thank CarolAVFC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined here during the galway races, the food and serves were both good. we were hoping for better after so many recommendations. We will try again as unfair to judge during such a busy week for the city in general.

Thank gerardowenross
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Service, very friendly staff, a lot of choice in meals. We had a lovely evening, with really great food, fish and chips, really nice dessert and of course a glass of Guinness

Thank Anita O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to McSwiggans with my partner as we were looking for some food. Stafff were lovely and so helpful. Food was excellent when came out. Would definitely go again. Only downside it can be a bit on the pricey side

Thank misykitkat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Galway for the weekend and was recommended Mc Swiggins from the hotel we were staying in. We weren't disappointed!! Food was fab! Atmosphere was really nice and the girl serving our table was so nice and polite and nothing was a problem....More

Thank lorrleah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've visited here many times over the years for different occasions and have never been let down with the food or service. We had booked for last Saturday night and were delighted with the table we got. We had haddock and monkfish to start followed...More

Thank Beanie14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I ate here recently as part of a trip away to Galway. From the moment we arrived, it was great. We were shown to a lovely table by our waiter who was also excellent. The starters came very quick and they were...More

Thank ShaunaM25
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Mark D
April 17, 2017|
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Response from Kposter | Reviewed this property |
You should be ok since it's a Monday. Enjoy!
Noel C
November 22, 2016|
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Response from Karen C | Reviewed this property |
Yes reasonably good on street parking. Sorry for the massive delay answering this!!!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Eyre Street | Wood Quay, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 568 917
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McSwiggans is a city centre bar and restaurant which has been open for over 30 years. We serve food in the bar from breakfast to early evening and casual dining in the restaurant on the top two floors until late. Specialities include steak, seafood and amazing desserts. We have a great section of wine, beers & cocktails with live sport on our big screen and live music at the weekends. With a labyrinth of rooms we cater to family gatherings, romantic nights out and groups of all sizes.
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