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Murphy's Bar

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
+353 64 663 1294
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cottage pie” (56 reviews)
“fish stew” (70 reviews)
“burger” (39 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My favorite thing to do in Ireland is find bars and pubs where the locals hang out and trad music plays over the chatter. In a little over a week and four different locations, this is one of my favorite places, if not my absolute...More

Thank Katrina S
Reviewed 2 days ago

We watched a little football, drank a few pints and ate some good food.... what could be more Irish? I had the smoked salmon for a starter, the best I had in Ireland. My husband enjoyed his Shepard's pie and the cheese board was good....More

Thank peggy b
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fun atmosphere with many people. Watch rugby and soccer on screens. service excellent. Owner introcued himself and then introudced us to his daughter who was a server. A family owned business handed down from owners grandfather.

Thank coach2potential
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atmosphere is amazing,the wait staff and bartenders are great and obviously the food was delicious. It was like a little piece of heaven. Enjoyed it so much went back for a second visit. And the apple dessert was mouth watering. Will definitely go back...More

Thank Christy M
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Christy , Thanks a million for a wonderful review! We are thrilled that you had such a wonderful experience at Murphy's . Looking forward to your return visit! Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago

Murphy's Bar was one of my favorite meals during my visit to Ireland. We tried to get a table on a crazy busy Saturday at the same time they were showing some kind of rugby final. We were told it would be a 45-minute wait....More

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

Hello rahrahred, What a fantastic review ! We especially loved the title. Thank you for all the complements, we are really delighted that you had such a good time ! We hope you also enjoyed our beautiful town of Killarney. Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a great evening here with my family. It was a very busy bar and restaurant but the waitress suggested getting a drink and they would get us a table after a short wait if about 10 min. The menu was traditional Irish I...More

Thank 123FC2014
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello , Thank you for sharing your experience of Murphy's on tripadvisor. We really appreciate your comments. We hope you had a pleasant time in Killarney. All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best dinner of our vacation at Murphy’s Bar! I had the cottage pie with side of vegetables. My husband had Irish Stew very large servings delicious. We finished with a wonderful chocolate fudge cake. Great experience!!!

Thank Roam715723
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello , What a fantastic title to your review ! Thank you for the compliments and sharing your experience on tripadvisor. All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun atmosphere, good food and music. The lamb stew with a couple of pints was well worth the short walk from my hotel.

Thank charliemS7274VF
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi charliem, Thank you for submitting a positive review of your visit to Murphy's Bar. We appreciate your comments. Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here as part of a CIE tour and found it very lovely. Being part of the tour, we had a limited menu of entrees and desserts, but what we were given was great. My husband had the lamb stew which he stated was...More

Thank BHodge6
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello ! Many thanks for taking the time to submit a lovely review. We are delighted to read that everything was to your satisfaction ! Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Exceptional pub fare and service, extremely friendly staff. Moderately priced and best soup, fish and chips, and stews we had in Ireland. Most fun dinner

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

Hello ! Many thanks for a wonderful review. It sounds like you had a memorable visit to Murphy's. We do hope you have the opportunity to call again sometime. All the best, Seán & Máire

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Jamaka123
October 13, 2018|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
I would ring and be safe
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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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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, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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