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Breathnach's Bar

Camp Street, Oughterard H91DE40, Ireland
+353 91 552 818
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“irish stew” (24 reviews)
“salmon” (10 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Camp Street, Oughterard H91DE40, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We stopped here for lunch and also to seek shelter from the rain. There is roadside parking close by. The atmosphere was pleasant, and we had a table by the window. Service was friendly and efficient. The girls ate the mussels, which they enjoyed and,...More

1  Thank Foxy-Froggy
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Good wholesome fresh food and Lins gluten free bread is the best ever. Staff and service wonderful and helpful

Thank Nora D
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The service at Breathnach was very good. I had the Norwegian salmon with vegetables and Floris had a pizza. The food was really well prepared.

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I enjoyed a very nice Irish stew at this pub. It had a good selection of beer and a nice atmosphere.

Thank JD-94-travels
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We had dinner here and enjoyed the experience. Service and menu were good and local color adds to the experience.

Thank DonaldMichigan
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here. Fish and chips and chicken. Everything was good. Friendly servers. Nice atmosphere, large menu

Thank mtfwhls
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Breathnach's was recommended to me by a local and it didn't disappoint! Great location, friendly staff and yummy food. The lamb stew was the best I had during eight days in Ireland!

Thank HeyMollyMol
Reviewed 26 July 2017

So good we ate here twice, quality chowder , and Irish Stew.Service was good, the landlord took the time to chat to the diners and the place had a real buzz, Late evening traditional music

Thank christopher b
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My family of 5 stopped in Oughterard on a return trip from Connemara to Galway and found this hidden gem. While I'm sure the pub fare is also appetizing, our lunch would be best described as "family home cooking" which was a welcome relief having...More

Thank PaTraveler104
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Just perfect. Food was very fresh and tasty. The staff are very friendly and welcoming, great atmosphere, absolutely perfect. Excellent service. We will defenitly be back.

Thank _seandelaney1972
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c c
27 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Anna N | Reviewed this property |
If not on the night - music in other bars or in one nearby.!
mic P
30 March 2015|
Response from Łukasz R | Property representative |
Hi! Unfortunately we're closed Good Friday. We reopen Saturday at 10am. See You around.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
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
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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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