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Delicious Meals

New Autumn/ Winter Menu 2023

Served daily from 12.00pm- 9.00pm

New Brunch Menu

Served daily from 9.00am- 12.00pm

Takeaway Meals

Get you favourite meals to Take Away

Our takeaway menu is available to order for collection from 12 pm daily. Last order for takeaway 15 mins prior to close. To order your takeaway, please call
091 552196

About The Boat Inn

The Boat Inn, situated in the very heart of Oughterard has been known since the fair days as a place to gather for the banter, barter and craic. The Boat Inn provides a centre of attraction for get togethers while also providing superior service and entertainment for all its patrons.

Offering affordable accommodation for exploring Oughterard, Connemara, or Galway City, our B&B rooms offer the budget-conscious visitor to Connemara a good night’s sleep—plus bar and restaurant under the one roof.

Guests have access to our private garden through the Function Room, as well as secure cycle lockup in the back.

Cork native Adrian O’Connor, proprietor of The Boat Inn, understands the importance of good service and quality food, having served many years in the hotel industry. His strong management team, including himself  (Manager) and great team of local staff, all with accomplished backgrounds in the service industry, help Adrian work tirelessly to provide top quality customer relations, the best in Irish hospitality, and delicious food.

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What We Offer

Bar restaurant, 10 en-suite rooms and function room


Bar/ Restaurant

The food at The Boat Inn is a treat for the tongue and easy on the wallet. Affordable, freshly prepared from local produce, and created to satisfy the most discerning taste buds.Eventful bar which offers all-day bar food and outside seating. Perfect for the summer season.
Looking for a good meal day or night we can accommodate all your dining and event needs.
All our Menus can be found here:

Ensuite Rooms

All rooms are en-suite with high-speed wifi, flat screen tv and tea/coffee facilities


Function Room

We can cater for all occasions including:

  • dining events

  • private gatherings

  • weddings

  • After party weddings

  • birthdays

  • parties

  • christenings

  • holy communions

  • confirmations

  • garden parties

  • BBQs

Opening Hours

Brunch, Scones, Tea & Coffee served from 9.00am- 12.00pm daily
Soup & selection of fresh & toasted sandwiches served from 11.00am
Dinner is served from 12.00pm- 9.00pm 
Times may vary

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