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Murphy's Bar

) #14 of 153 Restaurants in Killarney $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
+353 64 663 1294
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“irish stew” (57 reviews)
“cottage pie” (37 reviews)
“lamb stew” (19 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
18 College Street, Killarney V93 EFP1, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 932 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped in Dingle for lunch as part of the Tour of the Dingle Peninsular. We looked for somewhere comfortable and convenient for lunch and after looking at the menu outside - we chose Murphy's bar. Meals were very reasonable and we enjoyed lunch with...More

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

Hello Joan , Thank you for a lovely review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit . Best wishes , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a lovely friendly pub we had home made lasagne there and it was amazing good price staff were very friendly

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

Hi jade , Many thanks for the lovely compliments , Your praise is much appreciated by all the team at Murphy's. Every best wish , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food and very efficient staff.always consistently good.very friendly and more than willing to help you with any questions

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

Hi Yvonne , Lovely review , short and sweet but just right !! All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 5 days ago

Murphy's Bar is filled with lively music and fun for everyone! We thoroughly enjoyed our evenings here, filled with traditional Irish music! We also stayed at Murphy's Inn and were very impressed with our rooms and the full Irish Breakfast served daily. Carrie was wonderful...More

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

Hi Gina , Thank you ! Your review brought a smile to all our faces ! especially Carrie , who was thrilled with your praise. We are delighted you enjoyed the Murphy's experience and look forward to your next visit ! Best wishes, Seán &...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

This turned out to be one of my favorite pubs in Killarney for food. The Guinness stew was just great. They do get alot of folks waiting for tables at prime time. Try to get there around those times. The pub is a perfect size...More

Thank sunseeker41
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello , Thank you for your kind words. It is indeed a compliment to hear Murphy's was one of your favourites. It sounds like you had a great stay in Killarney ! All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was great and our waitress was very friendly and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble and she was very genuine.

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

Hi Elaine , Many thanks for submitting such a positive review. Your comments are much appreciated. Best wishes , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This bar is fantastic! Full of music and joy. If you fancy a wee jig, this is the place to visit. The live band were quality, the atmosphere was faultless! Great pint of Guinness too.

Thank PhillyFogg77
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi PhillyFogg , What a beautiful title to your review ! We are so delighted to be associated with it ! Thank you for your comments , Murphy''s team were delighted to see them. Call again sometime ! Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there on a Monday and there was life music from 9pm. Irish music with 3 musicians. The crowd was happy and dancing, the staff was fast and friendly and of course the beer was cold and soo good.

Thank Hans Z
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Hans , Thanks for a fantastic review, you captured the atmosphere at Murphy's Bar in the evenings perfectly ! We hope you had a good holiday , Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cabbage & cornbeef was delicious. Service & atmosphere was excellent. We walked in & had a table in 5 minutes. We were not rushed & enjoyed the decor

Thank Shanna C
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Shanna , Thank you for a lovely review , we are so pleased that everything was to your satisfaction . We hope you call in again sometime ! All the best , Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very personable restaurant and bar that serves typical Irish food...which means it was mostly okay. My wife's stuffed chicken entree was perfectly cooked though and delicious. My beef and Guinness casserole was nothing to shout about. Our friend's chicken Caesar salad was inhaled! Waitresses were...More

Thank Judge_Smails-BR
Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello , Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Murphy's bar. We really appreciate your recommendation. We love to hear that our guests enjoy the character of the bar, as we have often mentioned before : Murphy's is a genuine 60...More

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tracyglad
We will be in Killarney next month and are hoping to have a few pints at your pub. Which nights do you have live music? Tracy Gladiator
11 September 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
Hi, we will be in killarney on a family trip and wondering what time baby needs to be off the premises. We are looking forward to the trad music.
7 April 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
Do you take reservations? 7:00 p.m. for 3 adults Saturday night July 9th? Donna Wenger
4 March 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
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:30
Thursday
09:00 - 23:30
Friday
09:00 - 00:30
Saturday
09:00 - 00:30
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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