7 Galway barber shops bringing the buzz back to male grooming…

Looking for a new stop to get that fresh trim? Here are some of the best barbers in Galway. Whatever you’re looking for, whether it’s a quality hot towel shave…..or a Playstation with FIFA, there’s a barber here for you and they all care as much about your hair as you do!

Castle street

Castle Street Barbers

This new barbershop in Oranmore is as handsome as barbershops get. Steampunk decor, gleaming hardwood, a comfy FIFA gaming station to enjoy while you wait — it doesn’t get any better than that. They’re a family friendly barbershop as well and offer a range of services, from cuts and colours to hot towel shaves.

Castle Road, Oranmore // (091) 792257 // More Here

Fat Tonys

Fat Tony’s

They specialise in old-school and traditional barbering, but they’ll also deliver with creative cuts, colours and fades for whatever look you’re going for! They also offer a full range of massages, from sports injury massage to relaxing Indian head massages, as well waxing and other grooming options. For a man that likes to look and feel good, Fat Tony’s is a one-stop shop.

5 locations in Galway: Liosban, Barna, Oranmore, Middle Street, and Newcastle // More Here

cut throat barbers

Cut Throat Barber Shop

They consistently take excellent care of their clients, which means they’ve built up a loyal clientele — and they’re nearly always full, so you’ll want to book ahead of time! They always put in 100% concentration and effort into their cuts, whether you’re the first one in the door or the last cut of the day. They also offer periodic barber training programs, catering to beginners and intermediates.

Cross Street Lower, Galway // 087 7504865 // More Here 

grafton barber

Grafton Barbers

These lads are always up for the craic, and they’re right in Woodquay, making it easy to get a fresh cut before a night out. They’ve got FIFA on PS4, crisps and lollies — so no need to book, just stick your head in!

1 Eyre Street, Woodquay // 091 568733 // More Here

Gallagher Galway

With a classy retro vibe and gentleman James at the helm, you’ll have a great cut and a relaxing experience at Gallagher Galway every time. They put great attention to detail into their cuts, always have some great, laid-back tunes playing, and offer a very professional, friendly service. They’ve racked up a loyal client base around Galway’s Westend!

58 Lower Dominick Street, Galway’s Westend // 087 653 8644 // More Here


Kozzy’s Barbershop

If you’re looking for a barber that will give you a quality cut in a relaxed environment check out Kozzy’s Barbershop in the Galway Shopping Centre on the Headford road. With great cuts for kids too, get them looking sharp in time for holy communion or school photos. Specializing in everything from precision cuts to straight razor shaves, why not pop in for a cut and Hot Towel shave to make sure you’re looking smart for your next big event.

Galway Shopping Centre, Headford Rd, Galway // (091) 562561 // More Here

Arch barbers

Arch Barbers

Arch barbers is the perfect place to relax while getting a haircut, with comfy leather chairs and plasma TVs in a classic barber setting. The staff in all of their shops including Claregalway, Tuam and Loughrea are highly trained in hair cutting, styling, and can provide you with range of shaving experiences. If you’re really looking to relax after a stressful day, treat yourself to a hot towel shave and face massage!

River Oaks Shopping Centre, Claregalway (091)799622  //Shop Street, Tuam (093)52567  // Main Street, Loughrea (091)880411 // More Here