We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Murphy's Fish & Chips

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
88 Esplanade St, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2K3, Canada
+1 902-895-1275
11:00 - 19:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 19:00
Fri 11:00 - 20:00
Sat 11:00 - 19:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

365 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 361: English reviews
East Mountain, Canada
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We have ate at this restaurant many times. Find the people very helpful and real good Fish and chips.

1 Thank hmacgillivary1
Level Contributor
91 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

We used to go here regularly when Margolians was in Truro and we always looked forward to fresh large portions. the last two times we have visited we got very small pieces and they were very greasy and were surprised. The fish was fresh, which it should be given our location and access to haddock. Also the last time we... More 

1 Thank NessieBo
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a great place to eat at a great price, this place will definitely be the place you want to go. Wide choices to pick from and it does have a few options for people who don't like fish. You won't regret stopping here and eating. Your plate is filled. You don't leave empty. 5 star... More 

Thank Beverlee M
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canada
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

was here in December and ordered the 3 piece meal it was cooked good and not much batter I don't like places with fish drenched in batter n soggy in grease. overall the service was good and wait time was not bad, too bad they close early on sunday nights as when I cmae back to truro on sunday they... More 

Thank dudie1954
Level Contributor
30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had 2 piece fish and chips and the meal was excellent. The fries were nice and crispy and fish cooked to perfection.

Thank Pattie S
New Glasgow, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

The food was fantastic! The pieces of fish were really big and it was so good. Left feeling happy and a little too full. The coconut cream pie was amazing. Loved the seafood platter most of all, it's a must get for me now. The staff all seemed so warm and happy. They gave the place a real family feel.

Thank ScottMcDo1988
Annapolis Royal, Canada
Level Contributor
29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

I really enjoy Murphy's. The portions are generous, and both the fish and the chips are to my liking; the best in the area, IMHO.

Thank JGON87
Merrickville, Canada
Level Contributor
94 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We always make a point of having at last one meal here when we'rr in Truro. Great service and excellent food

Thank simeon
antigonish, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

had a great meal here, they are awesome...went on a shopping trip and ended the day by enjoying this nice meal with friends!

Thank Y2166UTdebbieb
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The staff at this restaurant was so pleasant and happy. It made going to this restaurant worth it. Their fish and chips was out of this world. The way the batter was so crispy and light but then again melted in your mouth. It was excellent and it is very hard to explain without someone experiencing it for themselves. There... More 

Thank Nadine A

Travellers who viewed Murphy's Fish & Chips also viewed

Truro, Nova Scotia
Truro, Nova Scotia

Been to Murphy's Fish & Chips? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Murphy's Fish & Chips and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
7 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Murphy's Fish & Chips staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?