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Murphy's Bar

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
+353 64 663 1294
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
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191 - 200 of 1,039 reviews

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Well, what a saint patrick's weekend we had in kilarney, and to top it we spent some time in Murphy 's bar, great staff, great pints, and great music, up the dubs

Thank upth
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Greetings from The Kingdom !! Many thanks for the fantastic review , We're delighted you had such a good time in Murphy's ! Call again sometime ! Seán & Máire

Reviewed 31 March 2017

Great dinner time food.good atmosphere for an early diner,really good Irish coffee pleasant staff ..nice and chatty

Thank Elizabeth S
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Hi Elizabeth , Many thanks for a lovely review , It's fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Murphy's Bar. We hope you will visit us again sometime ! All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 29 March 2017

Murphy's bar is one for the list. With friendly staff (Catherine), good food and fair prices on drinks you would be mad not to pay a visit.

Thank SBarry7
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hello , Many thanks for leaving a wonderful review ! It's much appreciated by all the team , especially Catherine, at Murphy's Bar ! Hope to see you again sometime . All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Had lunch in Murphy's and it was delicious. My daughter had the Guiness Stew which was delicious and I had fish and chips which were very tasty. The bartender was friendly and helpful. Atmosphere was local and had a warm vibe. Enjoyed our lunch at...More

Thank Salle53
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hello , We really appreciate you taking the time to leave such a positive review on tripadvisor. We are so glad you received a warm welcome and enjoyed the atmosphere. All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Kerry was a very nice & a helpful waitress. My lamb stew was okay every piece was full of gristle but maybe that is the way lamb is I had never had it before & my husband enjoyed his steak sandwich ( didn't need to...More

1  Thank redredles
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hello , Thank you for your review which of course we take seriously. We apologise if our bar was not to your taste . We hope you had a pleasant time in Killarney. Best wishes , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Get the Irish stew with lamb -- absolutely fabulous. Great vibe and local feel. Also the staff is excellent (friendly Irish attitude).

Thank Elise P
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hi Elise , Thank you for taking the time to submit a lovely review , we are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Murphy's Bar. Call again sometime !! Seán & Máire

Reviewed 23 March 2017

I spent two long evenings at Murphy's Bar, watching rugby and football, talking to local people and enjoying some of the best food I've every had in a pub. It's basic food (fish and chips, stews, etc.) but done with care and excellent ingredients. Good...More

Thank Heartland23
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hello there , Many thanks for a lovely review , we are so glad you enjoyed your visit to Murphy's. You managed to mention many of the elements that make up Murphy's Bar : Local people , love of sports , good pub food, service...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We came in around 6:30 for dinner and while it was busy we got a table. A few different staff members visited our table so the service was choppy. We had to ask a few times for my sons drink. The worst part was that...More

Thank Sadie C
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hello , Thank you for your comments . We very much regret that you did not experience our usual Murphy's service. We apologise for your disappointment and hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay in Killarney. Best wishes , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 22 March 2017

We were staying right down the street and it was a quick walk from the hotel! The people were friendly, there was Irish music that filled the pub and the Guinness was flowing freely! Fun evening!

Thank Sandalsgirl
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hello , Many thanks for submitting a nice review on tripadvisor . We are so glad you mentioned music which is on offer seven nights a week in Murphy's Bar. We hope you had an enjoyable stay in Killarney ! Seán & Máire

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Hands down best food we have had in the past week of traveling around ireland! Fish and chips are better then galways famous McDonaghs, roast chicken is like thanksgiving dinner on a plate! 👌🏻 and to top it off we had the best service! Two...More

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Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hi Brianna , What a fabulous title to your review ! We really appreciate your kind comments . We are thrilled that you had such an enjoyable time . Let's hope we see you again sometime !! All the best , Seán & Máire

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tracyglad
11 September 2016|
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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Hi , We have live music every night from 9.30 pm. We look forward to welcoming you !
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Lyndsey C
7 April 2016|
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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Hello , According to Irish Law , children under 18 can remain in a bar until 10pm from May to September and until 9pm at all other times of the year. We hope this is of assistance to you and look forward to welcoming you to... More
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Donna W
4 March 2016|
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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Good Evening Donna, Thank you for your question. Unfortunately we do not take reservations in the bar. If you want to come in and speak to a member of staff on the night they will get you a seat as soon as possible, there... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 43
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney
  • Phone Number: +353 64 663 1294
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