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Murphy's Bar & Grill

2 Merchant St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-4311
+1 808-531-0422
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“shepherds pie” (18 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Merchant St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-4311
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Can't say enough about this treasure of a restaurant. The menu, the atmosphere, the service, all wonderful! Home made style dinners made from scratch. I had the rib eye and mashed potatoes and veggies and the Key Lime Pie was out of this world! If...More

Thank Monica P
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Great Irish resturant- pub. We stop by most trips to Honolulu. My husband's favorite. He loves Fish & Chips. The Shepherds Pie with lamb is lovely. Corn Beef & Cabbage is wonderful. Potato Skin & Corn Beef "Nacho" is a meal unto it self. Of...More

Thank Dolphinlove70
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Shepherd's pie was bland and uninteresting. Hamburger was good. Side salad with the pie had a vinaigrette dressing that would have etched copper -- incredibly acidic and inedible. Just nothing remarkable or memorable except maybe the Guinness.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Visited this place a few dozen times while working out of Honolulu. The staff are usually friendly and attentive to your needs. The food is good bar food. They have some shuffle boards and a good selection of TV's if you want to keep up-to-date...More

Thank LeightonAlexander
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Husband saw this on Diners, Dives, and Drive ins. It was amazing! They even were featuring a beer from our hometown of Portland, Oregon. I had the gaelic steak that had a peppercorn sauce in it. It was out of this world. My husband had...More

Thank Leslie K
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Great place for anyone. They always have specials for the day. Food was great. The service was good and quick. Best bread pudding.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We were pleased to find a comfortable pub with some great British and Irish dishes. Nice beer selections, good Irish coffee, English cider, old fashioned, and a fabulous salmon pate. Then we enjoyed hearty portions of shepherds pie and open faced turkey sandwich. Not cheap,...More

Thank Catrina G
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Walking around China town and somehow found this place. Had a great lunch, my husband had a Caesar salad with ahi , he is still in awe over how good it was. Then we thought , ok let’s have desert. OMG. Bread Pudding with whiskey...More

Thank gauerd
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Don't park across the street from the pub as it's $12 at night! One block farther down you can park in a multi story car park for $1.50! Friendly hostess and food was good - salad took a long time and when it finally came...More

Thank mwooduk
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Murphy' Bar & Grill is located near the Honolulu harbor on the edge of Chinatown. it has a 125 year history - a Honolulu landmark. They have more than a dozen beers on tap - and serve pub food. The service is friendly. It's air...More

Thank riny
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23 March 2017|
Response from alan r | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes there is meter parking out side but it is only available at limited times. There is a parking lot close by but really expensive. Free parking available a few blocs away if you are willing to walk.
7 March 2015|
Response from Serbio_Bombilla | Reviewed this property |
You can see it on their website ...
Jacinta J
17 January 2015|
Response from Serbio_Bombilla | Reviewed this property |
We did not make any and we were seated immediately...I am not sure if they do...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Merchant St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-4311
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Downtown Honolulu
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-531-0422
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