A Neighbourhood Barin Medieval GalwayCraft CocktailsGreat Food

14 Quay St, Galway

Tel: +353 91 569535

Our Story

Located in the heart of the Latin Quarter, 1520 is like no other bar you’ve ever visited. A medieval themed bar with a 21st century kick, our extraordinary interior boast some amazing features, including one of the original medieval walls of the city running through.
The food in 1520 embraces the best of Galway’s local producers, with a nod to their medieval history it incorporates traditional Irish dishes with a Latin influence.
Our all-day menu takes on the classic Irish breakfast with select brunch favourites, signature sandwiches and delicious tapas.

All day menu available:

Monday – Thursday 10:30am – 8:30pm

Friday – Sunday 10:30am – 8:00pm

1520 Sunday Roast

At 1520 in the heart of Galway, we’re delighted to serve up chef-crafted Sunday Roasts. 

There’s so much to enjoy about 1520 – from the old, original medieval wall to the fantastic atmosphere. 

Tucked away in the heart of the Latin Quarter, our bar is somewhere you can come for a quiet coffee in the morning, a lively late-night session – and everything in between. 

To complement our fantastic menu full of classic dishes, traditional options made with a fresh twist, and continental delights, 1520 is now offering Sunday Roasts, a welcome way to enjoy a memorable meal in Galway City.  

These delectable options are the comforting meal you deserve to savour at the end of an enjoyable weekend – so if you’re looking for the ideal way to tantalise your tastebuds and savour an excellent meal, look no further than 1520’s delicious Sunday Roasts.  

Join us for Board Game Wednesdays! 

1520 is the home of fun in the heart of Galway – and our Board Game Wednesdays are just one of the ways we like to keep it lit in the famous Latin Quarter! 

If you’re looking to enjoy a great night out in Galway, all you’ll need to do is turn up to one of our sessions on a Wednesday. 

You’ll bop, you’ll guess, you’ll play in teams – having fun won’t be a roll of the dice, it’ll be guaranteed! 

So, pop in to 1520 and make the most of Board Game Wednesdays at 1520, for a really fun time in our medieval-meets-modern bar.  


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How To Find Us

Located on Quay Street in the Heart of the Latin Quarter in Galway City Centre. 14 Quay Street, Galway H91 K628, Ireland
GPS: 53.271106, -9.054337

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