3 Eyre Street, Wood Quay, Galway. Ph: +353 (0)91 568917

“Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate”- Alan D. Wolfelt

Show someone you care with a McSwiggans gift card. Available to purchase from the bar or restaurant for any amount.

“He was a wise man who invented beer”

-- Plato

“Whomever eats the salmon of knowledge will gain all the wisdom in the world..”

- Attributed to Fionn (Irish Mythology)



For nearly 30 years McSwiggans has held a reputation as one of Galway’s finest eateries. Central to its success is it commitment to provide a high quality dining experience matched with unrivalled customer service.

Enjoy succulentmouth watering traditional Irish and world cuisine from our extensive set or à la carte menus in our renowned Galway city restaurant using the finest locally sourced guaranteed Irish meat, fish and vegetables, sourced daily from our carefully selected suppliers, Heaney’s Butchers, Craven Seafood and Glynn Fruit & Vegetables.



Saturday Booking?

NB. We only accept telephone reservations for Saturdays due to the high level of demand we experience. For Saturday bookings, or if you can't book the time you want online, please phone the restaurant on +353 (0) 91 568 917. Thank you!


Reserve a Table


Booking for a large party?

Please contact the restaurant for parties over 8


What’s Cooking!


Best Food in Galway! Mcswiggans is guaranteed good food every visit. I've been here a number of times and I am never disappointed. Tonight we were a party of four adults and a baby for evening meal. Kid friendly which is great. We availed of the early bird menu which was brilliant value, large portions and all of the dishes were delicious
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Jan 2019

An absolute must !! Beautiful restaurant. Excellent menu. Exquisite food. Fabulous decor, lovely atmosphere. Very attentive staff 10/10

Berni110 on TripAdvisor Sept 2017

"Atmosphere, Food, Staff, Wonderful!" Eight of us stumbled upon McSwiggan's on a happy summer's night in June. It was a a terrific experience. The decor is creative, interesting, innovative, yet atmosphere retains an inviting pub feeling with a lively vibe. We were seated immediately in an upstairs room where our servers could not have been more accommodating and helpful. Our food was delicious. A fun place with everything going for it!

DonnaW - on TripAdvisor


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