About This Venue

Tigh Nora on 8 Cross Street Lower is in the heart of Galway City's Latin Quarter. Named after Galway girl Nora Barnacle, the wife and inspiration of James Joyce, our unique bar is a haven for those who love G&T with over 200 hundred of Irish & international gins to choose from.

Guest Numbers
  • Largest Function Room / Event Space
Venue Spaces / Best For

Birthdays, Hen Parties, Engagement Parties & Work Nights Out

Tigh Nora is an intimate venue right next-door to popular late night spot; The Front Door Pub. Inside you’ll find shelves brimming with quirky gin bottles, rich decor, comfy seating and open fires, with the bar as the focal point.


We take group bookings and can reserve areas for 4 - 30 guests for a wide range of events and parties. Our knowledgeable bar staff are on hand to offer expert pairing advice for a truly enjoyable experience and Tigh Nora's is particularly popular for birthdays (30ths and up), engagement parties, hen parties, corporate and work nights out.


Top quality delicious food and catering can be provided for your event also. Contact our team below and we'll help plan your event.


Cocktail & Gin Tasting Masterclasses
If you're looking a fun and immersive group experience we regularly run gin and cocktail masterclasses. Enquire with our team below in advance and we'll help plan your event.


Drinks Selection

While gin will always be our first love, rest assured we also serve all your favourites including draught beer, wine and bubbly, premium spirits, cocktails and we’ve even been told our pint of Guinness is one of the best ;)


8 Cross Street Lower, Galway

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