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An Pucan Bar & Restaurant

11 Forster Street | Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 376 561
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 Forster Street | Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Located just off Eyre Square this lovely pub had a great atmosphere, really friendly staff and nice food.

Thank Derekoneill
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely pub lovely bar staff especially Amy who definitely deserves a promotion, miles ahead of the rest, great girl

Thank dillonm23
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place has a great ambiance in the evening with live music and a good mix of people. We went after dinner time to try the whiskey flight, which was a good way to taste new things for not being whiskey experts, and the place...More

Thank Monica M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great place. Service was excellent and friendly. Pub food was very good. Music was lively. Was here a few years ago and it never disappoints. Would highly recommend.

Thank cherylhurley2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had dinner there. The sole fish and chips was outstanding. The staff were excellent and the music was great.

Thank birtleman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in to watch a football game on Saturday morning. Good seat at the counter. Bar was busy with customers for the sports and for food on offer. Nice to see The Irish Times as the complimentary paper on offer, rather than the usual Red...More

1  Thank Gonzo185
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our go to pub on our trip to Galway. We went almost every day for either a pint or for dinner, also a couple of times to watch a soccer match. It gets very crowded on saturday night, but we always managed to...More

Thank Dewi K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your in Galway call in to AnPucan for a pint of Guinness. Very good pint. Great offers and great value to. Food is just as good and the staff are very alert efficient and helpful. Highly recommend it.

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made reservations for dinner and I am glad we did. Our table was ready when we arrived. Since it was the last night of school before exam week at the university, there were lots of students out celebrating. The pub got more and more...More

Thank QueenMimi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My hotel was right across from An Pucan, so it became my default first stop of the evening, not to mention they always had live music lined up. The first night I got there just as the kitchen was closing—I was super hungry from having...More

1  Thank Christina M
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Tara E
30 December 2016|
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Response from DougHamiltonIreland | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid no pool table.
3 August 2016|
Response from Karen D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I remember they did.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Forster Street | Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 376 561
  • E-mail
An Pucan is now open off Eyre Square. We have live music daily from 9pm. On Fridays and Saturdays we have live bands down the back and on Saturdays we have a late night resident DJ.

We are known for our remarkable whiskey collection with over 180 different whiskies from around the world. It is a must-visit for all whiskey enthusiasts.

We offer an exceptional Food Menu for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Whether you are a tourist looking to experience an Irish Breakfast or some great fresh seafood or a local looking for fantastic lunch time value, we have it all. The large menu in An Pucan does not mean a sacrifice in quality so you will not be disappointed.

Sports is our passion: Rugby, Soccer, GAA, NFL, Golf, MMA, Ice Hockey, Cricket, Snooker, Sailing, Europeans, Olympics, anything and we mean anything tickles our fancy! We have two large drop down projector screens, and 5 plasmas throughout the venue so no matter where in An Pucan you are standing or sitting we have you covered.

Smoking Areas, Dj's, Jameson Features (our Stairway to Heaven & Jameson Piano are both famous) Signed Guitars, Friendly Staff, Craft Beer, Coffees, Teas, Craic.... We have it all!

Drop us a visit and if you enjoyed your time please give us a review!
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