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Galway Bay

63 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1629
+1 410-263-8333
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“corned beef” (57 reviews)
“fish and chips” (67 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (54 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
63 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1629
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Galway Bay is kind of hidden away on Michigan Street, which runs between the State Capitol and one of the gates of the USNA. It's a very authentic Irish Pub. Food is excellent. We've had many different things on the menu and all have been...More

Thank R H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I each had a salad and they were both terrific! I had the seafood Caesar salad and she had the roasted beet salad. Great atmosphere and service!

Thank MaryKay54937
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband took me to Galway Bay for dinner. It was a Beautiful Saturday evening in downtown Annapolis. We were seated immediately at an intimate table. Service was extraordinary. And, the food delicious. My husband enjoyed a dark brown ale with his salmon dinner. I...More

Thank Laframabe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming to this restaurant for at least a decade. It is one of my favorite places in Annapolis! This authentic Irish pub/ restaurant is homey and warm and always has delicious food! As someone who requires gluten free, it means so much...More

Thank celiacmama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here in Annapolis. Tasty menu. Cute inside. We suggest the Irish American grilled cheese with tomato whiskey soup.

Thank John M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Passed by here on my wanderings around town; went back to eat. Good food; reminded me of my visit to Ireland.

Thank StephanyW
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Galway Bay, an Irish restaurant, took the place of a familiar Annapolis landmark Little Tavern. They will become the next landmark in this cozy Maryland Avenue location. We arrived after a recent remodel and the atmosphere is better than ever. We started with appetizers of...More

Thank Dee V
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Surprised by problems, we began to ask questions. New chef has messed with perfection so the fried oysters were covered with thick, hard, chunky breading so I really only tasted one oyster. Very disappointing. The vinegar slaw was like cabbage soaked in olive oil. I...More

Thank RyeNChuck
Reviewed July 27, 2018

This is located in downtown Annapolis. It is the same menu as Brian Boru in Severna Park, MD, so I am guessing they are owned by the same parent company. There is a good variety of Irish entrees. I went there with a large group...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely graduation celebration at Galway Bay in late June. The food was delicious and the service superior. The salmon dishes, we tried both, were outstanding as was the liver and onions and the fish and chips. Try the Irish bread — it...More

Thank Cyndi C
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Ronald B
March 17, 2017|
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Response from Sean21401 | Property representative |
Hello Ronald. We do have a number of dished on our menu which are Gluten Free. Our menu is on our website and the specific items which are gluten free are marked with a blue GF symbol right after the name. We can make more... More
February 28, 2017|
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Response from KenC09 | Reviewed this property |
No, there is street parking on Maryland ave that has meters until 7. Other than that I would recommend parking in a garage and walking over
July 31, 2015|
Response from Clare M | Property representative |
Yes we usually can accommodate that type of function. If you can give us a call or stop in, we can look at your date and requirements to confirm we are able to on your specific date. We will work with you to set a great... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1629
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-263-8333
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