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Murphy's Irish Pub

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$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, British, Pub
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Calle Morelos 484 | Malecon, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
+52 322 113 0373
11:30 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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Georgetown, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

John Murphy is upbeat and very welcoming. He's always checking to see that his clients are well taken care of. Food is great, relaxed atmosphere, incredible views. In addition, he helps co-ordinate activities between local charities and the U.S. Coast Guard (at least twice in the past two months). It's our favorite place to watch the Superbowl, ever since he... More 

Thank artychoke83
Casper, Wyoming
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun food, great libations and an excellent view to all of the excitement on the malecon. Always one of our favorite stops inPV

Thank ellewy
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for dinner because my husband was craving fish and chips and we had seen them on their menu. The fish and chips should actually have been sent back. They were terrible. They were very overcooked and had very little fish and lots of burnt batter. They brought several servings to the table beside us and theirs looked much... More 

Thank OKRetiree
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beers were good, several locally brewed beers on the menu at a decent price. Guac wasn't bad either, and service was good.

Thank Randy A
South Bend, Indiana
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As many times as we have walked the Malecon, this was the 1st that we tumbled upon this Pub. Fish and Chips with margaritas were just what we were looking for. Good prices!

Thank Kathye D
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97 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Return visit this trip to Murphy's. Enjoyed the guy playing Irish tunes on acoustic guitar while sipping on a beer and eating hot wings. The location is good with a great view of the malecon.

Thank riskyone
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great Service, Juan the Bartender is Fabulous! Excellent Food AND IRISH Music! 🍀 John ( the owner) does a GREAT JOB and takes Pride in a VERY well managed business! Congrats to all at Murphy's Irish Pub in PV!!! 👍 Keep up the Great Job! Jim D., Chicago

Thank gymdubois5
Provo, Utah
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83 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Not only is this place a good one for food and drinks, it has great entertainment. Live music Weds. thur Sat. Great place to people watch and sunset view. Try the fish and chips awesome. Doug (ut)

Thank wanttobetheir
Wauneta, Nebraska
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

We found Murphy's last year and really enjoyed the atmosphere and view. Again this year we went back and were not disappointed. Jon and the staff are very welcoming and quick to bring food and drink! Cheers we will see you again.

Thank ktj214
Oliver, Canada
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Ocean view. Amazing service. Food beyond awesome! The staff went above and beyond on service! Cannot wait to go back.

Thank Sandy G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Irish, Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Morelos 484 | Malecon, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 113 0373
Welcome Home to Murphy's Irish Pub - Puerto Vallarta! Live Music~Whiskey~Sports~Food. Murphy's Irish Pub offers one of the best views in Vallarta! Located across from the infamous lighthouse (EL FARO)statue on the Malecon, Murphy's has an incredible view of the sunset overlooking the Bay of Banderas (Pacific Ocean) and a nightly firework display from the Marigalante pirate ship. The pub features a wide selection of whiskey and fantastic pub fare. Be sure to try the Guinness Pot Pie Stew, Sheperd's Pie, Jumbo Dublin Shrimp, Fish N Chips, Pub Burger with homemand chips (pub fries), delicious salads, Corned Beef and Cabbage (seasonal), and of course our brownie with Bailey's sauce & ice cream. Our Guinness Chili was awarded "people's choice" 1st Place! We have a variety of live music, the schedule of which can be found on our Facebook page at "Murphys Puerto Vallarta". Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights at 11 pm we have a phenomenal classic rock band! Every day we offer different drink and food specials, including some original cocktails found only here at Murphy's Irish Pub, Puerto Vallarta. Murphy's has FREE WIFI, 2 satellits for sporting events including: NFL "TICKET" with EVERY game, CFL, NHL, NBA, MLB, Champions League, Liga Mexicana and five different flat screen TVs to watch your favorite teams! The pub also offers a dart board, free pool table, and an assortment of games (Jenga, playing cards, uno, etc).

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