Sonny Molloys Whiskey Bar Galway

Sonny Molloy’s Whiskey Bar

When you step inside Sonny Molloy’s you instantly know you are in a very unique Irish Whiskey Bar in the heart of Galway city. The shelves and cabinets are brimming with an exclusive selection of over 120 varieties of whiskey, along with a full drinks menu and cocktail selection.

With beautiful old world architecture and original furnishings, the Sonny Molloy’s “Whiskey Tasting Experience” is rated as one of the best in the country and the award winning bar is also part of the much loved ‘Galway Whiskey Trail’.

The team behind the bar are passionate about whiskey. They are always happy to make a recommendation to suit your taste and palate, regularly hosting whiskey events and tastings.

Located on High Street in The Latin Quarter, Galway’s cultural centre, and adjoined to The Front Door Pub, Sonny Molloy’s is a late bar 7 nights a week, serving food daily.

The bar was once a famous drapery shop ran by the much loved Galway personality Sonny Molloy and to this day the bar counter is still the same as when the man himself worked behind it!

Sonny Molloy’s is fondly regarded as the home of Midleton Whiskey in the West of Ireland as it’s one of the only bars in the world to display the full Midleton Very Rare Collection, including the Midleton Very Rare 30th Anniversary Pearl Edition.

For further details visit Sonny Molloy’s at No.3 High Street, Galway; Call (091) 563 757 or Connect with the bar on Facebook and Twitter.

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