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Donnellys of Barna

) #2 of 7 Restaurants in Barna ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, Bar, Seafood
Barna Coast Road | Galway, Barna, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 592 487
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (41 reviews)
“fish pie” (9 reviews)
“crab claws” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Barna Coast Road | Galway, Barna, Galway, Ireland
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Reviews (580)
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11 - 20 of 580 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Twas lovely to catch up with some old family members here. Enjoyed the lovely beef casserole in a little cosy booth. Twas tender and good size. Reasonably priced. Very friendly eastern European waitress checked up on us a perfect amount. Water always on table. Lovely....More

1  Thank RedfordChase
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My group (6 women) were looking for a "real Irish " pub experience on our first night in Ireland. Donnelly checked all our boxes - great beers (Bogman), charming service and excellent food. I had the mussels which were fresh and delicious. The staff was...More

1  Thank Geraldine C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My wife and I ate here recently after almost a years absence. Can say straight away that it won't be anywhere near that long until we return again! We were given a 'snug' to eat in and from the outset it was like we were...More

1  Thank Frank H
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Very traditional local pub with great snugs and cozy fireplace. We had dinner there as well and the seafood was one of the best meals we had anywhere in Ireland.

2  Thank Triggen
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We had an airbnb right behind the restaurant. We ducked in our first night because we were too tired to drive from Barna into the city. Easily was one of the best meals I had during my week in Ireland. Perfect service, we accidentally walked...More

2  Thank mbr00ketravels
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Right across the road from The Twelve is this quaint Irish pub. Good staff, good food, great beer and a fire going. What more could you ask for

1  Thank 257Trinah
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

The experience is beyond food, it embraces people with courtesy, humour, warmth and rich flavors. When one walks in it feels the way home should feel. The food is excellent, offering classics and unique dishes. This was my second visit and the Neptune Seafood Treasure...More

2  Thank Nese G
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It seems like, when in Ireland, everyone tries to find that authentic place...where do the locals eat, is it over the top touristy, is the food any good. We popped in Donnelly's for dinner, and had a great meal. Nothing stuffy about the place. Some...More

2  Thank ricjo524
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Went here for my sons Christening party and the food was delicious. Not only that but the service was amazing. The staff members made everyone feel so welcome! Will go back for sure!!

2  Thank Elaine O
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Popped in here for a quick lunch a few weeks back. We were met by a nice girl on the way in and seated in a nice little snug. We had mussels and a drink each and the food and service were both very good....More

2  Thank bobmcIreland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 43
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barna Coast Road | Galway, Barna, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway  >  Barna
  • Phone Number: +353 91 592 487
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