The Aviary

The Connacht Hotel


The Aviary is the ultra-modern covered outdoor space at The Connacht Hotel. This beautiful outdoor space in Galway features a retractable roof and sliding glass windows, ideal for a warm summer's day.

A Beautiful Space

Situated at the front of our hotel, The Aviary is a fantastic outdoor space in Galway that adds to the amazing appeal of Rueben’s Restaurant and Bar Solo while exuding its own fantastic atmosphere. Spacious, inviting, and tastefully arranged with comfy furniture, The Aviary can be fully covered, suitable for days even when the weather is not co-operating. Alternatively, thanks to its sliding windows and remarkable retractable roof, it can be left as an open-air area, perfect for al fresco dining and drinks in the sunshine. 

Ideal for All Kinds of Gatherings

Picture yourself in The Aviary as you savour a freshly made pizza, surrounded by friends – what could be better than that? Our outdoor dining area is the ideal way to enjoy our hotel’s vibe and food in a wonderful setting. Whether you’re planning a Day Two wedding celebration, a hen do, a stag party, a corporate lunch, or a casual get-together, there are plenty of reasons to choose The Aviary. 

Drink it All in

Perhaps you’d like to enjoy a well-deserved beverage in The Aviary? On fine sunny days, the roof can be rolled back to let in warm natural light as you sip on your favourite drink. And with so many drink options available to enjoy, you’re sure to enjoy your time in one of Galway's most eye-catching outdoor spaces.  

Our Menu

Our menu includes some amazing dishes - and you can choose from one of our delicious pizzas made with craft by our culinary aficionados. Just picture yourself enjoying one of these delights in our wonderful outdoor space - bon appetit!