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Ma Murphy's

7 New Street, Bantry, Ireland
+353 27 50242
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beer garden” (20 reviews)
“great pub” (16 reviews)
“dingle gin” (6 reviews)
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Irish, Pub
7 New Street, Bantry, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not what I expected and a DJ for music was a disappointment. There is an interesting collection of oddities - a cobra 🐍 in Chivas Regal - but not enough to keep me for more than 1 drink.

Thank SwordsPat
Reviewed 9 April 2018

A group of went here on a Wednesday night, it was quiet a few locals. Nearing the end of the night when asking for a further round of drink we were told by the barmaid that they had stopped serving. However 5 minutes later after...More

Thank Pat N
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We were told to visit Ma Murphy’s, an olde world pub in Bantry, Ireland. The man pouring the drinks was friendly and affable. He took my husband on a tour of the pub’s back rooms when I said we’d come to see his “Sunny Beer...More

Thank MacLachlan
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Lovely pub and we got a great welcome when we came in on a cold night . good athmosphere and a nice clientele very good service

Thank raymond090
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I saw this rated highly so when we arrived in ma Murphy’s we were expecting it to be good we walked in and straight out again it was from another century and needs to be modernized

Thank Miriam B
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Great little bar in the centre of Bantry well worth visiting for a drink of two. Friendly environment that encourages patrons to engage in conversation: locals and visitors alike.

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Popped in here for some liquid refreshment with the 3 kids whilst touring around West Cork. Not too many of these kind of pubs left unfortunately, it takes you back to a different time when the pub was the centre of activities in a town...More

Thank pat g
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Called here for a drink and ended up staying the night Fantastic trad session out the back The place was full of tourists from several countries and all joined in thd singing

Thank 112karinac
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This is a pub with a difference because it is a shop as well. Great atmosphere here and a must if you are visiting Bantry or its environs.

Thank porterIreland
Reviewed 4 September 2017

A must visit when in Bantry - call here for a pre dinner drink or afterwards - this is what one would call a read pub - very good staff in a lovely old world atmosphere

Thank annef918
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Pub
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 New Street, Bantry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Bantry
  • Phone Number: +353 27 50242
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