Bay Ale, Dublin,

Bay Ale


Beer Advocate

From The Source, Beer Advocate visits Galway Bay Brewery

Thanks to Rebecca Kirkman from Beer Advocate magazine for writing this excellent article about us.

5 Feb 2015

Best Brewery and Best Beer in Ireland 2014

Thanks to Ratebeer for awarding us both Best Brewery in Ireland and Best Beer in Ireland 2014 (Of Foam & Fury).

3 Feb 2015
The 108 Rathgar opens

New bar The 108 opens in Rathgar

We had a great launch party last night in Rathgar for our newest bar, The 108. The 108 brings the Galway Bay Brewery food and craft beer experience to the Rathmines/Rathgar/Harold's Cross area.

7 Nov 2014
Barfly in Day and Night magazine

Alfie Byrne's featured in the Irish Independent Day & Night Magazine

We are delighted to be featured in the Irish Independents Day & Night magazine. Our new bar Alfie Byrne's is described as “One of the best selections of craft beers in Dublin - and certainly in stretch of town.” View the Article here»

28 Feb 2014
Beer lists now on every pub page

Galway Bay Brewery featured in BBC travel article

Guinness's new Irish rivals

“Galway Bay expanded to a new facility with a 100,000-litre capacity more than 12 times the size of the brewerys original facility next door, allowing him to experiment even further. Beers like Two Hundred fathoms illustrate how far Irish stout has come in the last few years.”


27 Feb 2014
Beer lists now on every pub page

New bar “Alfie Byrne's” opens in Dublin

Galway Bay Brewery is delighted to announce the launch of our new bar at the Conrad Hotel, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2. The new bar, Alfie Byrne's looks out onto the Plaza at Earlsfort Terrace. Boasting a large outdoor terrace/smoking area, lots of snugs, pool table and free table tennis, this is a pub not to be missed. A short walk from Stephen's green, Alfie Byrne's proudly serves craft beers, wine, whiskey and cocktails.

11 Feb 2014
Beer lists now on every pub page

All our beer menus are now online!

Are you the type to plan ahead? Our extensive beer lists are now available on the bar pages of our website.

27 Nov 2013
Your name here competition for Galway Bay Brewery

Review our beer and get on the bottle!

Our new double IPA will soon be available in bottles. To celebrate we are offering you the chance to write the review on the label. Enjoy Of Foam and Fury on draft and tweet your review using hashtag #galwaybeer. More»

7 Nov 2013
Irish Craft Beer Festival.Galway Bay Brewery

Irish Craft Beer Festival

Head Brewer, Chris meeting beer lovers at the Irish Craft Beer Festival which took place over the weekend of the 7th September 2013 at the RDS, Dublin.

16th Sept 2013
Home Brew Competition Galway Bay Brewery


Last night we had the judging of our Hombrew comp. The winner, Enda Cleary with his Fruit Lambic will get to brew his beer on our system! In second and third place respectively was Cathal McDermott and Chris Lewis. The quality of everyone's beer was spectacular!

2nd July 2013
Crowd outside the Oslo MicroBrewery. Galway Bay Brewery

8 bars 2 cities 1 day bus tour

Yesterday was great fun, here's the crowd outside the Oslo! Cheers for coming up guys!

14th April 2013