Pub in Tuam

Kawas

E.G. Canavan's in Tuam

Pub in Tuam – E.G. Canavan’s public house reopened after the Covid pandemic on 16 of March 2022 as a Restaurant and bar call Kawas at E.G. Canavan High Street Tuam Co Galway by Kapila who came from Sri Lanka known as the pearl of the Indian Ocean.

Kapila been working and living in Ireland 20 years as a chef also well known as ‘’Kapi’’ in Tuam.

CRAFT BEER

The original building was built in 1860 as an investment by the church of Ireland, Tuam.

It consisted of 1500 SQ FEET of Licenced premises / Grocery Shop with the living condition for a tenant in the upper section. 

It got a new owner in 1880 don’t know his name maybe he was the tenant.

My Grandfather Edward G Canavan bought it with financial help/ dowry from my grandmother in 1902.

They had eight children including my father Bert Canavan born in 1912.

They all lived above the shop ten people.

 

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In 1905 my grandfather got a licence from the Guinness Group to bottle their product in a store adjacent to the existing building.

He also got a licence to bottle Whiskey and Brandy. A huge bonus at the time.

My Grandfather died in 1925.

In 1930 my father finished his schooling.

With his mother, they continued the business and helped her rear all his all brothers and sisters.

In 1950 my father closed the existing business as a grocer/publican and started a wholesale grocery

business in the existing store at the rear of the building.

My grandmother continued to live in the upper section and died in 1952.

History of E.G.Canavan Licensed premises From a grandson's diary
Pub in Tuam

Robert Canavan the current owner joined his father’s business in 1962.

Robert Canavan in 1969 build a new cash and curry wholesale warehouse on lower high street.

Subsequent to that my father Bert continued the business and closed in 1975.

The building remain closed until 1992.

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VINTAGE STYLE Bar Kawas at E.G. Canavan's - Pub in Tuam

In our bar, you can relax and unwind with a cup of coffee or a cold beer while traveling through time and discovering the history of drinking culture. Welcome!

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Welcome to our bar with exhibits! This is the perfect place for anyone who wants to enjoy a great atmosphere and learn about the fascinating history of drinking culture. As you look around, you’ll see a variety of interesting exhibits on display, such as old bottles that once held exquisite drinks and now serve as unique souvenirs.

But that’s not all – our shelves are also adorned with antique Guinness pourers that were once used to pour beer directly into bottles. These historic artifacts offer a glimpse into the past, when drinking culture was much different than it is today.

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If you are curious about the history of our exhibits, it is worth taking a closer look at the old certificates hanging on the walls, which tell of brewing traditions and regional specialties. You can also ask the bartender about the history of individual exhibits – they will surely tell interesting stories and anecdotes.

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So whether you’re a history buff, a lover of great drinks, or simply someone who enjoys a unique atmosphere, we invite you to come and experience our bar with exhibits. You won’t be disappointed!

 

Explore our bar Bar Kawas at E.G. Canavan's in Tuam Welcome to the Pub in Tuam

GARDEN - Pub in Tuam

Great place outdoors. When it’s warm, you can enjoy a wonderful evening by the burning fireplace. The colors of our garden will remind you of a relaxing holiday.


LIVE SHOWS - Pub in Tuam

 

We often organize live music evenings at our bar – Pub in Tuam . You will have the opportunity to listen to local musicians performing typical Irish music, as well as other rhythmic melodies.

Our musicians are true artists who can create a unique atmosphere with their music, which will make you want to dance and feel like you are in the heart of Ireland. At our bar, you can spend pleasant moments with friends while enjoying fantastic live music.

Don’t hesitate to visit our bar and join us during our live music evenings. You will have the opportunity to listen to great music, relax and meet new people. Our bar is the perfect place for music lovers who want to spend an evening in a friendly atmosphere filled with rhythmic sounds.

 

ROOMS - Pub in Tuam

Welcome to our small bar! Our pub in Tuam offer two intimate rooms and a garden that create a great space for organizing various events or simply spending time with friends and family.

Our rooms are equipped with comfortable seating and provide a cozy and friendly atmosphere that is perfect for business meetings, birthdays, family gatherings, or evenings with friends. Our garden is a beautiful place to relax and spend time outdoors.

We offer comfortable seating that will provide you with comfort during your outdoor relaxation. In our bar, you can choose your favorite place – one of our rooms or the garden – depending on your preferences.

We also offer a wide selection of dishes and drinks that will satisfy your culinary tastes and please your guests’ palates. Come to our small bar where you can enjoy a pleasant atmosphere, a beautiful garden, and wonderful flavors.

FOOD - restaurant in Tuam

In our bar, we offer delicious snacks and food in a buffet-style setting. Our head chef is an expert in their field and always prepares tasty and high-quality dishes that will satisfy the taste buds of our guests.

We also have a cozy outdoor seating area where our guests can sit and relax with a good cup of tea or coffee and some delicious snacks. Our head chef is always ready to advise on the perfect dish or beverage choice, so that you can fully enjoy our services.

You can also bring your dog on the way back from walk.

FIREPLACE in our Pub

Welcome to our bar in Tuam with a fireplace! It’s the perfect place for winter evenings, where you can relax and warm up by the cozy fire.

The fireplace creates a cozy and romantic atmosphere, and chairs and benches provide comfortable seating for relaxation. You can spend time with friends, tasting exquisite drinks or enjoying delicious food from our menu.

In addition to being a source of warmth, the fireplace is also an attractive decorative element that adds charm and character to the entire interior. A winter evening in our bar with a fireplace guarantees unforgettable experiences and pleasant moments spent with close people.

We invite you to our bar with a fireplace, where a wonderful atmosphere and many attractions await you.

EVENTS IN TUAM BAR

Bar Kawas at E.G. Canavan’s in Tuam offer a wide range of services related to organizing various events in our small bar. Our venue can accommodate up to 60 people, making it an ideal place for birthdays, business meetings, corporate events, Hen or Bachelor parties, as well as themed parties such as Halloween, Valentine’s Day or New Year’s Eve.

Our guests can expect professional and friendly service as well as a great atmosphere in our bar. We offer a wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks as well as snacks.

CATERING - PUB IN TUAM

We also provide catering with food on request, depending on the preferences and needs of our customers. Our chef is able to prepare  traditional Sri Lankan dishes and international cuisine, including European cuisine.

We invite you to take advantage of our offer and organize your event in our small bar!

Fantastic food in Tuam

 

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 Small office meetings or community meetings

All the parties are 18 over

(no kids allowed)

AMAZING FOOD
KAWAS RESTAURANT

Welcome to Kawasategcannavanspub, where we offer a wide range of tasty crepes, classic wraps, and aromatic beverages that will surely tantalize your taste buds!

We start with our sweet crepes, offering the classic sugar variant or lemon-sugar, even with sweet butter sauce. For chocolate lovers, we have something special: Nutella or white chocolate crepes, which you can level up with add-ons of marshmallows, strawberries, or banana slices.

But that’s just the beginning! For those who prefer savory treats, choose from our Irish Classic – a crepe filled with ham, cheese, onion, and relish, or our special dish – Bricfeasta, with streaky rashers, sausage, fried egg, and black pudding crumble. Or perhaps you’d prefer a B.L.T., Paddy Power, Mexican Melt, or Chef’s Choice? Each of our flavors is unique and memorable!

 

VEGIE GLORY - PUB IN TUAM?

 

For our vegetarian patrons, we offer Veggie Glory, featuring roasted veggies, spinach, sun-dried tomatoes, and feta cheese, and the Sri Lankan spiced potato with roasted veggies and cashews.

We also didn’t forget about smoothie, fresh juice, milkshake, and coffee lovers. The selection is vast, from classic strawberry-banana smoothies, freshly squeezed watermelon juice, to delightful Oreo or Kinder Bueno milkshakes.

We’re waiting for you in our pub, where you can enjoy delicious food and drinks in a pleasant atmosphere! Remember, we’re also available on Facebook and Instagram, so don’t forget to visit and like us!

OPINION
Bar Kawas at E.G. Canavan's- Pub in Tuam

Fantastic bar with a very cool atmosphere. The bartender is very friendly and helpful. An old bar with a soul like no other.
Joanna
Designer
Nice, quiet bar for friendly gatherings


Kate
Manager
Great bar for a moment of relaxation. Nice and sentimental. Interesting design. Such a bar with a hint of a museum. I adore him.
Jerry
Manager

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CALL US:086 666 6000
ADRESS: 29 High Street Tuam, Ireland H54A095
EMAIL: kapiladewa@yahoo.com
 
OPEN HOUR

KAWAS RESTAURANT

MONDAY – FRIDAY  10.00 AM- 5.00 PM

CANAVAN BAR

THURSDAY  700 PM –  11.30 PM

FRIDAY        7.00 PM –  00.30 AM

SATURDAY   7.00 PM – 00.30 AM

SUNDAY      7.00 PM –  11.00 PM

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