"Wine is bottled poetry" - Robert Louis Stevenson


Welcome to The West Bar Westport

Established in 1901 The West has always been associated with great food and the finest of West of Ireland hospitality.

Now operated by John McGrath and Frank Walsh, The West has earned a reputation for being Westports most popular gastro-pub with locals and tourists alike.

Whatever the reason for your visit to The West, we will make it a special one!



Its picturesque riverside setting, in the very heart of Westport offers the chance to enjoy the very best of fresh, locally sourced food in a warm , relaxing atmosphere along with a cool creamy pint or a nice glass of red or white from our list of individually sourced wines by the glass.

 In the evening, why not try a cocktail mixed by one of our professionally trained bar staff and enjoy one of our live and acoustic sessions with the best of up and coming young musicians.