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J Conneely's Restaurant & bar - CLOSED

Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 22733
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
11 Oct 2014
“The best music!”
27 Sep 2014
“Mingle with the friendly locals!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Pub, Irish, Bar, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
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41 - 50 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 28 October 2012 via mobile

Drawn to this pub by the live band playing traditional music. Food was great, inexpensive and the service was good.

1  Thank lisa d
Reviewed 27 October 2012

Our first evening in Clifden was at Coneely's, with good food and wonderful musicians. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

1  Thank Donna U
Reviewed 12 October 2012

Loved the acoustics -- it's not just rickety tables here, there's solidity and upholstery, which made a "noisy" -- normal for an Irish pub with good live music -- very balanced throughout the room -- so we dined AND enjoyed the whirl and could still...More

1  Thank Ferrydream
Reviewed 2 October 2012

We discovered Conneely's early in our trip - and returned there several more times in less than a week.My husband enjoyed the drinks (he had a Smithwick's with a Guinness head there - a first for him - as well as a whiskey he'd never...More

2  Thank KatyMightHave63
Reviewed 28 September 2012

Enjoyed the early live dinner music as well as the later set with sing-a-long. Micky Mac, Fergal Scahill & Garry O'Meara put on a good show! Also, the seafood linguine is great!

1  Thank Culverman
Reviewed 25 September 2012

We had dinner at Conneely's and were drawn in by the traditional live music starting at 6:30. The duo was extremely talented and it was nice not to have to stay out late to hear live music. The food was good and the service was...More

2  Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 21 September 2012

We enjoyed a great meal of fish and chips and listened to the fiddler Fergal Seahill and his guitar/banjo sidekick David Howley. Both were very talented and fun to watch. A classic Irish Pub that serves its Guinness cold and with a good head of...More

1  Thank TripTalkHawaii
Reviewed 15 September 2012

We went to listen to some good music, which there was, but we're not able to sit down, stand or even take photos of the live band without having the bar list forced in our face and one of the bar tenders stating if we...More

Thank Lizz D
Reviewed 2 September 2012

We had heard of this establishment, and decided to check it out for the live music that we were told was quite good. We ate first, and the food was very solid; not enough to knock your socks off, but quick, attractively presented, and well-made....More

1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Good food, live music from 6:30pm and smoking area overlooking the entire Clifden bay! On top of that great service and decent prices.

1  Thank tkrysiak
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 22733
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