Every now and then I’ll pop out a post on Instagram asking the InstaIreland community for their recommendations on places to go and things to see.

It kicked off back in April with a post in search of the best pubs in County Kerry and has tipped along steadily every couple of weeks since then.

A couple of weeks back I was en route to the west of Ireland and, thanks to a one night pit stop, was in search of recommendations for the best pubs in Galway to ramble into for a few pints.

Hundreds of people replied and lots of passionate arguments ensued.

Now I don’t know about you, but I love Galway – the only trouble is, I always find myself spoiled for choice when it comes to picking a pub.

This time was different, though. This time I had a list. A boozer bucket list, of sorts.

So here it is. Every pub in Galway the #InstaIreland community thinks you should nurse a few pints in!

For the most part this list is in no particular order, except for first place. An Púcán pulled in the majority of votes by a long-shot!

1 – An Púcán, 11 Forster St, Galway

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An Pucan: Photo via an Pucan on Facebook

2 – The Front Door, 3 High Street, Latin Quarter, Galway

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Photo via the Front Door pub on Facebook

3 – Tigh Neachtain, 17 Cross Street, Galway

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Tigh Neachtains: Source

4 – The Kings Head, 15 High St, Galway, Co. Galway

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The Kings Head: Source

5 – Taaffes Bar, 19 Shop St, Galway

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Taaffes pub: Source

6 – The Bunch Of Grapes, 2 High St, Galway

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The Bunch of Grapes: Source

7 – Crane Bar, 2 Sea Rd, Galway, Co. Galway

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The Crane bar: Source

8 – Hole In The Wall, 4-18 Eyre St, Galway

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The Hole in the Wall: Source

9 – The Quays, Quay StreetGalway

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The Quays: Source

10 – The Dáil Bar, 42 Middle St, Galway

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The Dail Bar: Source

As always, I’m keen to hear what you think below! Is there a pub you’ve been to that should have made the list? Is there one there that shouldn’t?

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