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Murphy's Bar

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
+353 64 663 1294
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cottage pie” (52 reviews)
“fish stew” (69 reviews)
“shepard's pie” (12 reviews)
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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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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a well wonderful local pub with music, friendly staff and a wide variety of Irish brews. There is a feeling of a sports bar when Irish games are on. Be aware that this place gets very busy during dinner time and into the...More

Thank travelbugartist
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was our best Irish pub experience on our trip. Lively live music and fun visiting with other customers. Ok Killarney is about 80% American tourists, but there were some actual Irish people there as well. It was a great time!

Thank sallyf973
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good fish and chips. Pleasant staff and fast service. Clean restaurant we ate upstairs and the host was very accommodating.

Thank TTabour
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped for dinner on Sunday night - no bookings but we got a table easily as we were early. I had Irish stew and my husband had roast lamb and both were lovely and hot and tasty. The staff were quick and humorous -fun...More

Thank ValK866
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Val , Thank you for a super review , we especially appreciate the title !! Fantastic to hear that you had such a good night. We hope you had a great time in beautiful Killarney. Seán & Máire

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Popped in for some lunch and was very happy with everything. Good choice on the menu and the staff were friendly and efficient 👍🏻 I’ll be back

Thank JDansie
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi JDansie, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Murphy's Bar. Good to hear that everything was to your satisfaction. We look forward to your next visit !! Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The misses got the cottage pie, and she loved it. I had lamb stew, which I liked. We got there before the music time, and it was not busy (around 5 p.m.). Food came out hot and in decent time. While not overly friendly, they...More

Thank JakeIII
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jake , Many thanks for taking the time to leave a nice review of your visit to Murphy's Bar. We are so glad everything was to your satisfaction and hope you wear that t shirt with pride !!! Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived a little late and food had just about finished but the lovely staff waited for the rest of our party to arrive and then we were delivered the most amazing, tasty food about 30 minutes after service had finished. They pulled out all...More

Thank JOMICKSAMKAT
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello , Many thanks for such a wonderful review. It was our pleasure to look after you and your party. We are delighted to hear that you had such an enjoyable visit to Murphy's Bar. All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is for far the best Pub I have ever been. Nice atmosphere, superb staff, location. I fully recommend to go and have some fun with live music and nice people.

Thank Sara C
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow Sara !! What an amazing title to your review ! We are thrilled with the compliments. Do drop in again sometime. Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff , good music and good " pub grub " . Friends had never visited Ireland before so were charmed with friendliness , not only of staff but also of locals ! After a few hours however were glad to get out into quietness...More

Thank Bunty1940
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Bunty, Thanks for taking the time to review your visit to Murphy's. It is so good to hear that you all enjoyed your visit, we hope we didn't exhaust you too much ! Call again sometime ! Seán & Máire

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went here for an early dinner as we wanted to try the local pub food. We were greeted immediately and seated at what seemed to be the only available table in the back. It took quite a while before the server...More

Thank SophieBlue09
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sophie , Thank you for your comments. It was good to read that you enjoyed your meals.We can be very busy at times , especially in the evenings, so we apologise for any lack of attention. We are generally complimented on our friendly efficient...More

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tracyglad
September 10, 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
April 7, 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
March 3, 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
US$7 - US$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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
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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