The Skeff

Boasting six bars in one venueOpen 7 days a week, 9am to 2am, we are part of your night out in Galway!

Located in the heart of Eyre Square and part of the historic fabric of Galway City since 1850, The Skeff Late Bar & Kitchen is an entertainment institution. We are part of your night out in Galway. There’s no question that we don’t take this responsibility seriously and have developed a broad product range to reflect the eclectic mix of our customer-base.

Boasting six bars over five floors, the décor reflects our history but also brings it to life in the 21st century. With just under 10,000 square feet we are the largest bar in Galway city centre.

For the whiskey palate, we have our award winning Whiskey Bar 1852, our dedicated whiskey bar boasting over 200 whiskeys; for the ladies we have a great cocktails menu ; for sports fanatics we are always match-ready with a full sports listing on our nine HD screens; for those who are celebrating a special occasion The Skeff is a favourite for parties; meanwhile if you are a family or couple looking for great food you get to enjoy homemade food at The Skeff – we use local produce, cook favourite homemade dishes that we serve from Noon daily,

With plenty of character, a huge selection of drinks for every taste, a delicious food menu, comfortable yet cozy social distanced tables and a wonderful atmosphere The Skeff truly is The ‘Meeting Place’ of Galway City!

We look forward to welcoming you.

GINS AT THE SKEFF

We make no secret of our love for gin. Created from the juniper berry, we boast over 100 gin brands which are partnered with the perfect blend of plain or flavoured tonic topped with an exquisite fruit or herb combination.

CHOOSE YOUR GIN

1852 WHISKEY

Don’t worry if you don’t know your single malt from your Midleton rare because we just love talking whiskey. 1852 is located on the ground floor facing onto Galway’s Eyre Square. Feel the warmth from the whiskey and our open fire.

CHOOSE YOUR WHISKEY

GRACE’S COCKTAIL LOUNGE

Our brand new Cocktail lounge is now open. Come and sample amazing cocktails in pure luxury.

CHOOSE YOUR COCKTAIL

PRIVATE PARTIES AND EVENTS

Book an area or even the entire pub for your event. Our award winning cocktails and cocktail making classes are very popular and sometimes need to to be booked in advance especially when race week is upon us.

PARTY AT THE SKEFF