Top Choice Books in Galway City

Charlie Byrne's Bookshop

A civic treasure, the rambling rooms at Charlie Byrne's are crammed with over 100,000 new, secondhand, third-hand and discounted books and out-of-print titles, including a trove of Irish interest (and Irish language…
Chocolate in Galway City

Hazel Mountain Chocolate

Truffles using Burren-produced Hazel Mountain chocolate are made on site daily at this airy, contemporary shop behind a duck-egg-blue facade. It doubles as a cacao brew-bar serving its signature hot chocolate with t…
Jewellery in Galway City

Thomas Dillon's Claddagh Gold

Established in 1750, this is Ireland’s oldest jewellery shop, with vintage examples of Claddagh rings, wax blanks and traditional tools in its small back-room ‘museum’ (free admission).
Arts & Crafts in Galway City

Judy Greene's

Hand-thrown pottery by Galway artist Judy Greene incorporates designs inspired by Ireland's flora and landscapes. Also displayed in her boutique are jewellery items made from Connemara green marble, plus clothing an…
Musical Instruments in Galway City

Kiernan Moloney Musical Instruments

Stringed instruments including fiddles and harps are the speciality of this dealer in fine instruments, which handles sales, rentals and repairs. It also stocks a small range of wind instruments.
Musical Instruments in Galway City

P Powell & Sons

You can pick up everything from bodhráns to harmonicas and tin whistles, as well as sheet music, at this wonderfully traditional crimson-coloured shop with black trim and gold lettering.
Shopping Centre in Galway City

Eyre Square Centre

A large Dunne's supermarket is the centrepiece of this general-purpose shopping centre.
Shopping Centre in Galway City

Corrib Shopping Centre

Corrib Shopping Centre has a range of high-street chain stores (Debenhams, Marks & Spencer etc) under one roof.