BBC THREE fun format series ‘Eating With My Ex’ is filming in Galway in the next few weeks, and the production team of BAFTA-nominated series is looking for people to feature in a brand new episode set in the world’s friendliest city. ‘Would you like one last meal with your ex?’ ‘Do you have unfinished business?’ ‘Need to get closure?’ ‘Want to rekindle?’ The former couples will meet up for dinner once again and they will be required to answer three brutally honest questions about where their relationship went wrong. Is this going to be super-awkward or is there still a spark? You do not need to contact your ex before applying. […]
DIMEBAG DARRELL TRIBUTE SHOW SATURDAY 9th DECEMBER! PLUS: WIN A €50 VOUCHER For The Cellar Bar And Restaurant!
DIMEBAG DARRELL ANNIVERSARY SHOW FEATURING Sixth Extinction,Sectile, Black Shuck December 9th, Cellar Bar, Galway. (Competition details for €50 voucher and more, below article.) Get ready for a night of bone crunching metal this December in The Cellar Bar, as Damage Inc Galway presents Galway’s first ever “Dimebag Darrell Anniversary show” with bands Sixth Extinction, Sectile and Black Shuck playing several classic PANTERA covers along with their own original setlist! 13 years ago (Dec. 8, 2004), the world lost one of its most influential musicians, “Dimebag/Diamond”, Darrell Abbott, by a crazed fan while playing with his band Damageplan in Columbus, Ohio, and the rock and metal community has been grieving […]
Armorica opened officially in Oranmore. New management, updated every detail of the gastro business at the beginning of the Main Street of the town. New name, new decor, new style, new menu and the very new spirit of the restaurant, following the most recent French movement of a Bistronomy. New Owners Nicholas and Natasha believe a combination of the Bistro and Gastro is the way for a sparkle in the dining scene of East Galway. The first official bistro style evening in Armorica with delicious canapes, wine and musical entertainment by Blues artists, Alex de Vree & Erwan le Fichant. Mighty Craic… Photo by Darius Ivan http://www.divmedia.ie Introduction to Armorica’s Bistronomy basics […]
Originally posted on Sita O'Driscoll Photography:
Vegetarian and vegan food prepared with ethics and care. The Gourmet Offensive or better known as TGO Falafel has been trading on the Galway Market since 2005. They made a name with their falafel both locally and nationally. Last year TGO opened a falafel bar which is located on Mary Street in Galway, where they offer a much broader range of delicious vegetarian and vegan food. It is a must try for anyone to experience quality vegetarian and vegan cuisine. The atmosphere is casual and friendly, with the option to take out or eat in their cosy dining area upstairs. ? http://www.sitaodriscoll,com
Hallorans in Oughterard have opened the Spring 2017 season with 7 Course Menu tasting Evening Thursday 23rd February. The Restaurant and Cafe business replaced Murphy’s in the premises in the centre of Oughterard. In 2016 the place reopens as Hallorans with new owner Xin Sun, the Chinese restauranteur with 9 years experience as head chef in 4 star luxury Ballinahinch Castle. Xin has managed to bring to town where Connemara begin his great skills and experience to create the culinary gem on the shores of Corrib. He proved it with his sense for the taste and decoration last Thursday for sure. As we learned everything except the mustard is prepared in […]
GALWAY CITY MUSEUM Saturday, 22 October, 2pm – 4pm TALK & READINGS: Revolutionary Poetry. The 1916 Rising is often referred to as a ‘poet’s revolution’. Taking this as her starting point, poet Emily Cullen PhD, will introduce the work of international poets of revolution – historic and contemporary – including Anna Akhmatova, Osip Mandelstam and Rafeef Ziadah. After that Galway-based Albanian poet Ndrek Gjini MA, who lived through the oppressive Enver Hoxha regime in the 1980s, will talk about Communism in the Balkans in the middle of the 20th Century and will discuss the work of Visar Zhiti and Vaclav Havel. He also will read from his work. All Are Welcome!