Features of our pub


Murphy Coat of Arms Murphy Coat of Arms
The clock has marked the passing of time since the pub opened its doors. The clock has marked the passing of time since
the pub opened its doors.

The counter in the main bar was acquired from The Limerick Steamship Company The counter in the main bar was acquired from
The Limerick Steamship Company offices at the Galway Docks.
Many emigrants had bought their tickets to a new life across that same counter.

Old Map of Galway circa. 1617 "Old Map of Galway circa. 1617"
The triangular block, featured centrally on the map, distinctly shows High Street
on the long side of the triangle, with its clearly identifiable buildings"

Ní dhéanfadh an domhan capall rása d'asal. The world would not make a race horse out of an ass (donkey) "Ní dhéanfadh an saol capall ráis d'asal."
The world would not make a race horse out of an ass
Is minic a bhris beál duine a shrón. It is often that a person's mouth broke his nose "Is minic a bhris beál duine a shrón."
'Tis often that a person's mouth broke his nose