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Oliver's Bar

Cleggan, Ireland
+353 95 44640
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“crab claws” (27 reviews)
“seafood” (41 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cleggan, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 254 reviews

Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

My favourite bar restaurant bar to go to in Galway Spanking fresh seafood oysters crab generous portions If you're taking the boat to inis Boffin arrive early and enjoy a feast of the best local seafood

Thank bartra17
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Had delicious lunch here a few days ago- really plump fresh mussels and crab claws. Yum. Very helpful and friendly staff (gave info on tides for a visit to nearby Omey Island- spectacular).

Thank RosieCork
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Friendly staff and great atmosphere. Excellent food with plenty of choice.They serve excellent Guiness. An enjoyable evening with the family.

Thank JandJ_11
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious meal at Olivers. The Galway oysters were the freshest and the most tastiest. The staff were very attentive and nothing was too much trouble. I had mussels also and they were delicious. I recommend this restaurant.

Thank Rhonda R
Reviewed August 2, 2017

The dining area of the bar looked quite simple but the food was amazing. We especially enjoyed the mussels, crab claws and the lamb. The waitress was extremely helpful and friendly, confirming that the seafood was just caught that day. There was a view of...More

1  Thank Oz5_10
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

We live locally and have eaten here many times. Generally very good. Took friends here today. They ordered oysters and they were definitely not fresh (our friend owns a restaurant in Holland). The oysters looked distinctly off and were sent back and our friends had...More

1  Thank Steve C
Reviewed August 2, 2017

With the sea teeming with lovely pollack and mackeral why do so many places in this part of Ireland not take advantage and offer crab claws- where's the rest of the crab?mussels may be pretty local and oysters are very welcome but I would say...More

Thank swpratt
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

I ate at Olivers bar for the two nights of my stay. The food was delicious with very friendly and efficient service. I would highly recommend the mussels, they were so tasty and fresh.

Thank D_mc2009
Reviewed July 28, 2017

I dont normally do reviews but this place deserves one in my opinion. I didnt eat in olivers so can't comment on the food but there always seemed to be a good crowd in the restaurant so that's a good sign. I only went to...More

Thank drunken_geologist
Reviewed July 27, 2017

Excellent service, good quality bar food, great value.Lovely view of the harbour from the deck at the back.

Thank Lisa W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cleggan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Cleggan
  • Phone Number: +353 95 44640
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