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Matt Murphy's Pub

$$ - $$$
American, Irish, Pub
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14 Herbert St, Cambridge, MA 02140
+1 617-232-0188
11:00 - 23:00
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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2012

I have been to this place numerous times. The service has always been bad, and the food overpriced…now I can’t remember why I ever liked it. But after last time I was there I will never go back. The owner herself threatened and harassed me. The "free" oysters on Monday nights are just their excuse to exploit their customers. They... More 

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Reviewed 30 January 2012

You know those breakfasts you get in Ireland and Scotland with the blood sausage and the ham and two other kinds of sausages, the tomatoe and potatoes and veggies? This was just as good or better. We went there for a late breakfast on a Sunday morning. The bloody Mary's were already made and on the bar waiting for us.... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2011

I think we should have taken the car trip to Matt Murphy's as an omen. We told the doorman at the Marriott Long Wharf the address. He gave the driver the wrong directions-it's on Harvard STREET, not the school. We should have been heading to Brookline Village. About an hour later, Mr. Toad's wild ride was over. At first we... More 

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Reviewed 19 January 2008

My favorite Irish pub in Boston!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Irish, Pub
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Herbert St, Cambridge, MA 02140
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-232-0188

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?