A community focused, local business with a big heart; for over a decade The Old Barracks in Athenry has been dedicated to bringing their guests the ultimate Galway experience and very best in Irish hospitality. Now comprising multiple businesses under the same family group, The Old Barracks is your one stop shop for accommodation, coffee and baked goods, food on the go, fresh from the oven pizzas and food and drinks galore. Discover everything they have to offer right here.
The family run Old Barracks began life as a business back in 2010 and it has gone on to grow a reputation for its exceptional hospitality, delicious food and drink offerings and welcoming atmosphere. Featuring a bistro, onsite bakery, catering service, guesthouse and a neighbouring sister business - Stone House Pizza Bar, The Old Barracks really has got all of your needs covered;
The award-winning Restaurant has made its way onto the world famous Georgina Campbell and McKenna food guides, and continues to be flooded with stunning reviews from the many happy customers that pass through their doors 361 days a year! Across their breakfast, lunch, dinner, kids, weekend and dessert menus, they offer a variety of salads, gourmet sandwiches, burgers, starters, main dishes and a whole lot more. Best of all everything on their menus is available for takeaway so you can enjoy all this deliciousness while on the go! Simply contact them at 091 877406 to place your order.
The onsite Bakery is where the Head Patisserie Chef and team work their magic to create all The Old Barracks’ desserts, cakes, breads, scones, muffins and more. All these delicacies are baked fresh every day. Additionally, if you have an occasion approaching, they also make custom cakes for your special occasions, tap here to order yours.
Only a 15 minute drive from Galway city centre, their luxury accommodation, Lodge at The Old Barracks opened in 2018 and is home to 8 modern guest bedrooms and 3 holiday suites - ideal for longer stays and for families. All of their rooms consist of their own unique style, and guests can enjoy the comfort of king size beds, flat screen TVs, free WiFi and modern fixtures and fittings. Book your stay here.
Sister restaurant - Stone House Pizza Bar, is right across the street and opens from 3pm daily and serves authentic Italian pizza in their stone oven, which was specially imported from Florence, Italy. Alongside their amazing pizza menu, they also offer tasty wings, fresh salads, divine desserts and word-class cocktails from their resident mixologist. This pizzeria is perfect for families, parties and groups of friends, and offers both sit-in and takeaway options. Book your table here.
If you have a special occasion on the way and need a bit of help tending to the food side of things, The Old Barracks’ Catering Service has loads to offer. Taking pride in the quality and consistency in the foods they serve and the service they provide, all foods are locally sourced, prepared & cooked by the skilled inhouse teams. In addition to home catering services, they can also provide catering for corporate hospitality and weddings. To learn more about this service, discover it all on their website here.
Located on Athenry’s busy Cross Street, The Old Barracks is home to a wholesome community spirit and aims to promote their local area in all they do. Their ethos to give back and support local wherever possible drives their passion to greet all customers with a smile and provide them with the highest quality service. Their warm & friendly manner ensures that everyone feels welcomed and comfortable while enjoying the delicious array of great valued food and drink options. Thanks to the work of their incredible team, The Old Barracks have received a wave of good reviews earning them 9.3 on Booking.com, a 4.7 on Google with hundreds of reviews, and is one of the top picks on OpenTable. If you would like to learn more about this incredible business, head over to their website - https://www.oldbarracks.ie/ and follow them on their social media - Facebook and Instagram.