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Breathnach's Bar

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Camp Street, Oughterard H91DE40, Ireland
+353 91 552 818
10:00 - 00:30
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 00:30
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Party of 9, seated us easily, had some fussy eaters but there was something for everyone. Beautiful place and such kind staff and delicious food!

Thank harry308
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The staff especially Caroline could not have been nicer. Best gluten free bread ever which was made in house. My husband said it was the best breakfast he has had in a long time. We will be back . A lovely cosy place.

2 Thank Catherine M
Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We booked a holiday in a house on Lough Corrib, just a short drive from Oughterard and decided to try Breathnach's Bar for a late breakfast before my husband headed out onto the lough to go fishing and I headed back to the cottage to curl up by a warm fire with a good book. We ended up going back... More 

Thank Sue W
Level Contributor
10 reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

It's a very cosy place with good Pubfood and a good variety of local craft beers. The service is great, everybody makes you feel welcome right from the start

Thank Pat7483
Pennsylvania Dutch Country, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food was delicious--we had the lamb special--and the atmosphere was great. Best of all was the trad music session. So much fun!

Thank njfitzgerald2016
Lawrenceburg, IN
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188 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Stopped here by chance on our way back to our B&B in Galway. Nice little place, nice little town. The staff were friendly, the food was good, and price was right. The mushroom soup was very, very good. They provided unexpected entertainment when the two gentlemen at the bar started talking about politics.....hilarious. We love it when the toss of... More 

Thank Linerguy
Annandale, Minnesota
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Very comfortable local pub with excellent service from Luke and Caroline. Food was reasonably priced with healthy portions. Everyone was friendly and helpful.

1 Thank Lam280
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We return to oughterard every year and always visit this wonderful pub. Great staff and superb food. As an Irish person am very proud to support this fantastic Irish pub in a great location. You get the same friendly welcome winter or summer.

1 Thank patmcnulty17
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Traditional irish food (and lots of other food to choose from for kids) served in cosy pub environment. Very friendly and helpful staff/owner.

Thank Karin L
Adelaide, Australia
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the boat inn and walked around corner to eat with a traditional Irish music later , no booking first come . Food is of high standard , at pub prices, go see.

Thank Paul M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 27
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 00:30
10:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camp Street, Oughterard H91DE40, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Oughterard
  • Phone Number: +353 91 552 818
Breathnach's Bar is family run restaurant placed in the heart of Oughterard, co. Galway. The food and beverages are served all day, starting with Breathnach's famous Full Irish Breakfast, through lunch with daily specials, till dinner which features Traditional Irish Stew, Steaks and good selection of fish meals. There are vegetarian and gluten free options available as well. All our products are sourced locally where possible. Bar contains good selection of non- and alcoholic drinks including local beer on draught. Our pub is the venue for live music hosting traditional session every Saturday night.

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Galway, Ireland
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?