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Murphy's Restaurant

East End House | Castletownbere, Castletownbere, Ireland
+353 27 70244
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
“Fabulous Meal”
1 week ago
“Ali D ”
Closed Now
All hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Soups, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
East End House | Castletownbere, Castletownbere, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Had looked this restaurant up and with the glowing reviews, felt like we had to visit and we were not disappointed. Although we didn't have a booking, we only waited a few minutes before being seated. Service was very good, wine very good and the...More

Thank doreeno39grady
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely family run restaurant great freshly cooked food reasonably priced and good portion sizes all empty plates and full tummy's at our table anyway. Would definitely recommend

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family run business.... and it showed.. :) Relaxed and very friendly We didn't have a booking, but I would do so if going again... we were lucky

Thank carolgarvey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly and welcoming -food very good and tasty - nice atmosphere and very busy on a Monday nite-something suitable for all ages

Thank Mary V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Convenient location with parking nearby meant this was the first one we tried. Fast friendly service and good food. It's not a pub and provides a good family atmosphere. Nice quiet restaurant.

Thank TKrieg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb food, service and atmosphere, exactly what we were after. John Murphy and his staff made us feel welcome and we will certainly be back next time we're in town!

Thank richardbeale
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The food at Murphy's is very much okay. Yummie soup, nice springrolls and a very tasty main dish of sirloin steak and fries. Don't expect anything fancy, just good decent food. We enjoyed our dinner here.

Thank Hannah P
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

My cousin and I were visiting Ireland for the first time. We had no idea where anything was. We were driving along the Ring of Beara, stumbled upon Castletownbere, and found Murphy's Restaurant. Everything on the menu sounded delicious so we decided to try it....More

Thank Damon A
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

The chowder was extraordinary plus all the rest of the food was consistent to high standars including the pints of Guinness at a very reasonable price. The owner was chatting around with the customers and was super attentive and charming . We even got free...More

Thank BombitaLux
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Went to this busy restaurant on a bank holiday Saturday night. great food and choice. The staff chat and clear the table at the same time.

Thank hillwalker2017
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you only a seafood restaurant or do you also do other types of food
15 May 2016|
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Response from Arthouse99 | Reviewed this property |
Lots of non-fish dishes (I can't eat fish or shell like etc)
Anthony M
Can you let me know opening hours for next couple of days. Many thanks Tony
21 July 2015|
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Response from Marsul | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tony, guessing its open every evening until around 9pm/10pm. not sure what time it opens up. But I see others recently have said they enjoyed lunch and snacks at Murphy's. They also offer Bed and Breakfast, so my guess... More
Lex H
Hi! Could you give me the email adress for the B&B at Murphy's? Thanks!
10 February 2015|
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Response from Marsul | Reviewed this property |
book the island View B&B it's fantastic and 5 minutes walk from Murphy's and main Street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East End House | Castletownbere, Castletownbere, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Castletownbere
  • Phone Number: +353 27 70244
  • E-mail
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