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Tigh Mheaic

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Carna ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, Bar, Pub
Carna, Ireland
+353 87 282 6244
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good46%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (2 reviews)
“carne” (3 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood, European, Gastropub, Soups
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Carna, Ireland
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Reviews (26)
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 30 September 2016

We only stopped off for a pint but loved the place so much we stayed about 3 hours! Two of us had a nice bowl of Seafood Chowder, whilst the girls tucked into a hearty vegetable soup. The lady who served us (didn't get her...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We found this little gem of a place by accident. We were renting a cottage down the road and just decided to call in for a pint. To be honest our expectations were not that high from the overall look of the place but once...More

Thank laylac0l
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

What a gem! Called in looking for coffee, the staff were all fantastic and our coffee was made using fresh milk supplies? We were treated so well we returned for dinner which was also great. If you are travelling north from Galway on the Wild...More

Thank Neville D
TighMheaic, Owner at Tigh Mheaic, responded to this review

thank you so much for taking the time to let us and the world know how you enjoyed your visit with us! Delighted you were so pleased slán! go dtí an chéad uair eile! míle buíochas :)

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We tried Tigh Mheaic for lunch during a break of our drive tour in Ireland. We found it along the street. The place is lovely and staff really polite. We ordered fish and chips and chiken. Portions are very satisfied. We loved the foods. If...More

1  Thank Walter V
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Upon sitting down at the bar, a guy (whose wife, I believe) was one of the servers) helped us connect to the wifi and also recommended a great local beer (independence). We had dinner, I was pleased they had a lighter option in the veggie...More

Thank Clare M
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Tigh mheaic has some of the friendliest staff that I have come across on my travels. The food was good. .Toilets were clean .The waiting staff were attentive.

1  Thank mcam1234
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful facility. Had a late lunch on a stop driving by. Staff was very friendly. Most people in there were speaking Gaelic/Irish. Would stop again. Food tasty.

Thank coloradoseashore
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Nice bar and restaurant. Had dinner here. Great recommendation from Ann at Sonas B&B. My son and I were on a biking holiday. Good food.

Thank Kathleen J
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Dined here multiple times during our vacation staying in "the wilderness" by the shore, about 10 minutes from Carna. Each of our meals was fresh and delicious, and the staff were very welcoming. Definitely our favorite local standard during our holiday.

Thank katiemogoff
Reviewed 31 December 2015

We visited here on a Sunday night about 7o'clock when the place was pretty full. We initially couldn't find a table for the four of us but thankfully the hostess convinced one of the drinkers who was the sole occupant of a four person booth...More

Thank sconlon11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 28
Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood, European, Gastropub, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 00:30
10:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carna, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Carna
  • Phone Number: +353 87 282 6244
  • E-mail
Tigh Mheaic is a lively eclectic pub situated in Carna - a stunning coastal fishing village in the heart of the Conamara Gaeltacht.

You are likely to find all sorts of characters local and visitor hanging around Tigh Mheaic having a pint or a bite and enjoying the often lively banter!

Live music at weekends.

Good Pub Food and a hearty welcome :)

Tigh Mheaic is owned and run by brother and sister Fergus O Cualain and Cliona Ni Chualain..

Beautiful beaches, islands and fabulous coastal scenery..

Stunning variety of walks on bog roads, hills and mountains..

Golf within 30min drive..

An active area for the traditional sailboats - Galway Hookers - many of these traditional boats were built and are sailed around the beautiful bays in Carna area to this day. Many sailors young and old enjoy racing these boats every weekend between May & Sept around Conamara. Ask for info at Tigh Mheaic if you are interested in taking a trip or want any info on these amazing boats. Many of these famous boats, their builders and sailors are based in the Carna area. You're sure to find some of them Tigh Mheaic!

Carna is in the heart of the Conamara Gaeltacht where the Irish language remains the main language of the area. Ma ta suim agat an Ghaeilge a chloisteail no i a fhoghlaim, tar go Carna!

Beidh cead mile failte romhat Tigh Mheaic :)