Food & Drink Archives - This is Galway

GALWAY has so many stories to tell

Having found your favourite spots to see on your next visit to Galway, it’s time to put the wheels in motion. Share your discoveries with your friends and family, get booking and prepare for an incredibly memorable trip.

 

GALWAY’S BEST INDIAN RESTAURANTS

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Over the years, the Irish palate has evolved far beyond the mild meat and two veg much of the country were reared on. While what we refer to as ‘Indian food’ here in Ireland encompasses the cuisine of many South Asian countries – Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh – our local eateries have shown us fragrant spices and authentic flavours that have made us fall in love .

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GALWAY’S BEST BURGERS

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The City of Tribes has tons of creative restaurants putting their own spin on one of our favourite meals: Burgers! Some late evening cravings can only be satisfied by a huge burger packed with thick patties and delicious ingredients, be it meat or vegetarian, and luckily for us Galway has some seriously great options to choose from.

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CELEBRATING ST. PATRICK’S DAY IN LOCKDOWN

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As iconic landmarks all over the city are lit up green in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, it’s high time we shook off the gloom of winter and had a proper chance to mark the arrival of spring. Let’s raise a glass or two to this annual national festival of bright green clothing and great booze.

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INTERVIEW: AINE O’HORA ON THE ART OF BREWING

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Since graduating from college, Aine O’Hora has been honing her craft, gaining experience and setting wheels in motion on both sides of the equator. From starting out on her first college placement to heading up one of the West of Ireland’s burgeoning brew houses, – Connemara Brewing Co. – the past twenty years have brought this Tuam-born brewer on quite the journey.

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BRING THE BOOZE HOME FROM THESE GALWAY BUSINESSES

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Nothing compares to the clink of ice cubes, the heavenly flavours and smooth texture of a proper drink. Best enjoyed while chatting away with your nearest and dearest, there’s no better feeling than sipping on delicious concoctions from your favourite local boozers on a lazy afternoon.

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7 SPOTS FOR FLIPPIN’ GOOD PANCAKES IN GALWAY

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Thin or thick, sweet or savoury, oozing with Nutella or simply sprinkled with sugar – there is no wrong way to enjoy a glorious pancake. Eggs, milk and flour really do make magic and in celebration of Pancake Tuesday, we’ve gathered some of the best Galway spots to get the goods to go this year.

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