Traditional Irish Bar

An Authentic Galway Bar serving up delicious gastro grub, located on Galway’s Quay Street in the heart of the Latin Quarter!

Fáilte – Welcome to M. Fitzgerald’s

An Authentic Galway Experience

If you’re looking for somewhere that fully embraces what Galway is all about, look no further than M. Fitzgerald’s.

We are an authentic Irish bar, and we are about as Galway as you can get. When you visit us, you’ll be treated like a local where a warm welcome awaits you together with a brilliant atmosphere.

Whether you’re a proud Galwegian or just visiting, you’ll soon be speaking the Galway lingo and mingling with our unique city’s characters.  





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We like to think we offer something great for everyone who loves the idea of a traditional bar in Galway City. We’re somewhere you can enjoy events, get-togethers, and were also the traditional spot to celebrate occasions in Galway City. 

So, get in touch with us to find out more and keep an eye out on our social channels and local media to find out what you can expect at M. Fitzgerald’s.  


Cracking Live Music

Are you Ready?

The craic is always mighty when there’s live music – and M. Fitzgerald’s is the place to be if you’re looking for a music session in Galway.

Sure, where else would you be going? Our traditional Irish bar is like stepping into the bar you imagine you should find on Quay Street. We have live music seven nights a week, meaning you’ll always have somewhere to come for a dance, a jig, and a foot-stomping session.


Tasty Grub

Traditional Galway Dining

M. Fitzgerald’s has fantastic meals that are sure to remind you of granny’s kitchen.

Our pub is where people come to when they’re expecting a slap-up meal. Sure, why else do you think we put so much time and effort into the flavour, presentation, and freshness? From full Irish breakfasts to plant-foraged burgers and more, we’re here for your outing.

Then, there’s our drinks menu selection where creamy stouts, authentic Irish whiskeys, and cocktails are sure to quench your thirst in no time.


Party for Free!

Is Your Surname Fitzgerald?

If you share the same surname as us, we can host your party for free. That’s right, we’re calling all Fitzgeralds – contact us throughout the month of April to see how we can bring your gathering to life. If you’ve got the ID, we’re ready to throw you a party. Bookable only in the month of April for parties in the months of April, May, and June.

Ts&Cs apply. Contact for more info.


What’s Happening

We offer something great for everyone…

Where You’ll Find Us

To say we’re in the middle of it all is an understatement because we’re right where Quay Street meets Kirwan’s Lane in Galway’s famous Latin Quarter. Inside and out, you’ll encounter 700 years of history and all it holds