Galway Bay Brewery: About The Brewery

Galway Bay Brewery


Going from strength to strength

The Oslo was the start of Galway Bay Brewery and remains our flagship pub based in Salthill; our owners Jason O’Connell and Niall Walsh added a brewery on site in 2009, making The Oslo one of the country’s first brew pubs. Since then Galway Bay Brewery has expanded operations to 11 bars based in Galway and Dublin and have grown and re-positioned the Brewery just outside of Galway in Ballybrit. We now produce four core beers along with a plethora of rotational beers that are released throughout the year.

Most recently we have undergone some changes. We have a new Head Brewer Will Avery who joined us from Georgia, USA and we have undergone another expansion project at our Ballybrit site.

With the installation of our new brew house we are turning our focus towards exporting and making our beers available in the UK and Europe.

Cheers for craft beers!

We have a core range of beers available year round: Full Sail, Bay Ale, Althea and Buried at Sea available at most independent off-licences around Ireland. Keep an eye out for our rotational taps with limited edition brews and seasonal bottle releases! Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the most up to date news on GBB.

Contact us

Monivea Rd,


News and Events

Galway Bay Brewery shared Café Beermoth's event.

If you happen to be in Manchester tomorrow evening come see us at Café Beermoth as we help celebrate Manchester Beer Week! There may be a bit of 200 Fathoms waiting for you!

Posted 3 weeks, 4 days ago

We are looking for a bar manager in South Dublin. Contact with CV.

Posted 1 month ago

2 hour old full sail and OFAF bottles heading out the door.

Posted 1 month ago

Galway Bay Brewery shared Manchester Beer Week's post.

Words can't describe how excited we are to be in one of Manchester's best beer bars!

Posted 1 month, 1 week ago

It's been real Eindhoven.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Our next festival of the summer is this little stunner on the coast of Croatia. You will really want to tune in Monday for the rest of the announcement! #stillvague #beerandmusic #dontmissit

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

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