50 news jobs at Gallagher's Hotel in Letterkenny


50 news jobs at Gallagher's Hotel in Letterkenny

The McGettigan group continues to expand in Letterkenny with news that they are launching a new bar and restaurant at Gallagher’s Hotel, Main Street, Letterkenny.

The new initiative means that up to fifty people will be needed to work in the busy town centre premises. The venue which will be known as the ‘Warehouse Bar + Kitchen’ will be located at premises of the former nightclub ‘Milan.’ It is expected to be launched in June. 

The venue will be spread over two floors and 9,000 feet, the space will operate as a bar and restaurant and turn into a lively nightlife venue in the evenings. 

McGettigan’s Group director of bars, Michael McBrearty said they are looking to hire bar staff and mixologists, floor staff, bar-backs, bar supervisor, floor supervisors, chefs and kitchen staff. 

”This bar is a brand new concept, there will be no other bar in Donegal that will visually look like Warehouse Bar + Kitchen,” he said. 

A key focus of the bar will be on fantastic food and drinks as well as sport, live music and entertainment.

Family business

The McGettigan Group is a family run business of hotels, bars and restaurants. Founded by Kilmacrennan native, Jim McGettigan, the group is headed up by Jim’s son and CEO, Dennis McGettigan.

The McGettigan group are proprietors of Gallagher’s Hotel and the Clanree Hotel in Letterkenny which is also known as McGettigan’s bar as well as hotels and bars in Dublin, Galway, Limerick and further afield in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, New york and Singapore. 

Open days for potential candidates will be held on Tuesday May 31st and Wednesday June 1st at the Clanree Hotel.

Pictured: Jim McGettigan