& Laughter Meet

In McNamee's

You may enjoy the drink and the chat, but you've come to expect more from McNamee's

Laughter Lounge

We all love a laugh now and again. Indeed, we need it on a regular basis. Get your dose of laughter in McNamee’s on the last Friday of every month!


For some exciting entertainment, each week, come in to enjoy some Darts, Texas Hold’em Poker, Table Quizzes and a variety of other entertaining activies.

The Garden

McNamee’s purpose-built contemporary garden is a paradise of colour and design. It’s a wonderful place to relax, unwind and enjoy conversation with family & friends.

Party Bookings

Our Bar Manager, Gary Kilcar, has many years experience catering for your parties, be they birthdays, anniversaries, weddings or just a catch-up with friends.

About McNamee's

A great night out, starts here.

McNamee's Strengths

Customer Service: Always seeking to go that extra mile, McNamee's continues to consistently perform to its maximum efficiency.
A Bar with Character: McNamee's is a love letter to a cornerstone of Loughrea's personality, and on of the town's loved past-times.
Contemporary Garden: When the sun shines hot & the wind blows cold, t'is summer in the light & winter in the night, our garden is gold.
an architectural gem with an exploration of personality & character

Our aim is to provide old and new customers outstanding service through dedication and excellence in a relaxed environment. Whether it's socialising with your family, attending a big party night or a quiet drink to catch up with a friend in our contemporary picturesque garden, we will always ensure to make you feel right at home.

McNamee's Bar is a place to meet with friends, a place for talking over good times, a bar that makes you feel like a regular-even if it's your first time there.

Providing a truly profound insight into the character of the town, while teaching us a thing or two about an institution that has long been an integral part of Irish society.

Our bar is for some their favourite pub and we're looking forward to becoming the favourite of yours.

We hope to see you soon!

  • Friendliness of Staff

    We pride ourselves on producing highly experienced bar personnel to always ensure that each night will be memorable and worthwhile.

  • Drink Quality

    Presentation is of upmost importance and a high quality extensive drink menu is a given.

  • Comfort

    A place to meet with friends,a place for talking over good times,a bar that makes you feel like a regular-even if it's your first time there.

  • The Bar

    Highly decorative finish with a warm cosy interior designed for you to relax and feel right at home.


We have a reliable and friendly team of bar staff behind us.
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Gary Kilcar

Bar Manager
Gary has many years experience as a bar-tender. Having managed other bars in Loughrea, and being an asset to all the pubs he has worked in, he was the best choice for McNamee’s Bar.
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Brendan Quinn

Brendan has been working in the bar industry for over 15 years. He is a highly efficient and organized barman. When the bar is busy, Brendan has it all in hand. Nothing is a challenge for him.
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Caimin Keena

Caimin is probably our most charismatic member of staff. He works diligently to ensure we have some of the best Comedians in Ireland perform at our Laughter Lounger.
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Leanne Murphy

Leanne Murphy is the latest asset to the McNamee’s team. She is a hard-working barmaid to ensure that you have a great weekend in the pub.
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Jack Morrissey

Support Staff
Jack is a youg, friendly and hard-working member of our bar team. He supports McNamee’s Bar on the weekend.
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Darren Morrissey

Support Staff
Darren ensures the bar, the lounge and garden remain uncluttered and clear so that patrons can enjoy their drink and conversations.
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Stephen Cannon

Support Staff
Stephen ensures the bar, the lounge and garden remain uncluttered and clear so that patrons can enjoy their drink and conversations.


Our Customers are our Representatives.

News @ McNamee's

Here you'll find out all the latest going's on at McNamee's Bar.

Get in touch

We always love to hear from our patrons and prospective patrons.