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Murphy's Fish & Chips

88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
+1 902-895-1275
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (148 reviews)
“clams” (32 reviews)
“fries” (62 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

After a long day of driving, in miserable weather, we stopped at Murphy's for a quick bite to eat. We settled for the fish chowder that arrived hot and loaded with lots of potato and fish; it sure hit the spot. The staff were very...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a fantastic place. Great seafood for a great price. Super fast service and food delivery. Great friendly staff and interesting decor with stained glass and sailboats. The owner is such a sweetheart.

Thank Kathy N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our fish and chip meal was the best we ever had so we made sure we came back one more time on our trip so we could enjoy it again. If you are in the area, stop by, you won't be disappointed!!

Thank JustHangingOut
Reviewed 6 days ago

Their fried fish is the best that I've ever eaten! The batter is tasty and light and the fish is meaty. Large portions. Diners have the choice of how many pieces of fish. One of our group ate fried scallops; and she like them too....More

Thank Rojozia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hubby and I stopped for lunch on one of our road trips while vacationing in N.S. We both ordered the Haddock/ Scallop Combo. Came to the table hot and crispy, not oily. Served with fries, coleslaw, tartar sauce and steamed carrots. My only complaint would...More

Thank divinelavine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Your usual fish and chips place. The staff were very nice and it's a cute layout of the eating area and a cool conversion to a kitchen, but the positive stops there. Food is merely OK

Thank Nick L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Murphy's was our first of several seafood dinners in Nova Scotia and was a great introduction to local flavors. Friendly service, full of locals. We were too full for dessert, but the pies must be great, judging from the looks and the high demand!

Thank CapeLover1985
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Murphy's is the place to go when you're wanting a good feast of fish and chips. I haven't really tried anything else on their menu, but I can definitely say that their fish and chips are unbelievably delicious! The portions are fairly generous, and service...More

Thank Kendra M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

fish & chips....I have travelled all over and had many a U.K. Pub fish and chips, this one was right up there with the best. The restaurant is located in a non de script plaza and looks like time has stood still. That's a good...More

1  Thank Maxxmaxx44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ti trovi in Nova Scotia? Trans-Canada Highway # 104? Vicino a Truro? Non puoi perdere di andare da Murphy's ... puoi trovare le migliori "clams e scallops" fritte mai mangiate, accompagnate da ottime patatine. Attenzione agli orari... 12/19 Are you in Nova Scotia? Trans-Canada Highway...More

Thank misi_48
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Bob H
28 August 2016|
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Response from bbkkll44 | Reviewed this property |
If you go there and not order Fish and Chips. It would be the same as going to a Pizza place and ordering a steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +1 902-895-1275
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