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The Salthouse Bar is a rare find in a major city. With over 120 bottled craft beers from right around the world. Whether it's IPA or Rauchbier we have it covered. 21 Taps of which at least 6 rotate, (sometimes we get carried away), and a cask engine which pours a new real ale every week!

All this in a typical Irish setting; small, cosy pub, perched on Raven Terrace over looking The Claddagh. A unique atmosphere for those who love their beers!


A beer connoisseur's heaven.

  • 23 craft beers on draught
  • Rotational Irish and international brews
  • Cask ale
  • 150 plus bottled world beers
  • Bluegrass Sunday sessions
  • Live sport
  • Open fire for those cold winter days

Book a party!

Reserve a table or two, we can accommodate parties up to 40 people.

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Check out Facebook and posters at the bar for more promotions.

Burger of the month only €15Beat the Monday blues with 10% off Galway Bay Brewery core range pitchersTreat yourself to a fine whiskeyGet a three-pint pitcher or a Growler to take homeNeed a rechagre? We charge your phone for you!

Contact us

Raven Terrace
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Phone: (091) 441 550

News and Events

Buy more beer! 10% off pitchers and growler fills every Monday. Get in!

Posted 2 weeks, 2 days ago

It's Monday, it's sunny, it's five o'clock. Time for a big pitcher of GBB beer! Come on down to the Salthouse and grab a pitcher and get some of that lovley afternoon sun! Happy days!

Posted 1 month ago

Hello mighty beer drinkers, If you're ever stuck for cool and unique things to do(or drink) in good ol' Galway. Check out this article Travelmag put together!

Galway is a proudly preserved city, keen to keep many of its traditions alive – that’s why you’re likely to overhear many a conversation conducted in the native tongue. But it’s also a cosmopolitan place, with a thriving university community an...

Posted 1 month ago

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We have been nominated for a digital media award along with Eileen Maude Design and her awesome video. If you're a fan of the bar, a fan of our beer, or just a lovely human, please go vote! Thank you :)

People's Choice | OMiG Awards 2017. People’s Choice closes on Wednesday 24th May at 23:59 only one vote accepted per visitor.

Posted 1 month, 1 week ago

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People's Choice | OMiG Awards 2017

Tomorrow is a big day in the Salthouse! One of our astonishing bartenders, Caius is turning one year older and one year more awesome! To celebrate this we decided to put on one of Caius' favorite imperial stout of all time, The mighty KBS! Come on down to us at the Salthouse and celebrate Caius, and of course drink the decadent KBS!

Posted 1 month, 1 week ago

We're adding exceptional staff to our team at The Salthouse. If you have great beer knowledge, love the banter, witty puns and fruity IPAs then we are looking for you. Call in to the bar with your CV and give us a great pitch! We're looking forward to meeting you.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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