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Murph's Bistro at the Derragarra Inn

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Butlersbridge ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, , European
Derragarra Inn | Butlersbridge, Butlersbridge, Ireland
+353 49 433 1033
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Derragarra Inn | Butlersbridge, Butlersbridge, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Top class service, the staff really know their stuff. Food was delicious and reasonably priced, and the menu is impressive. Home made apple pie is especially good! We'll definitely be back again!

1  Thank maloneg8
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for a break on a long drive and 'accidentally' discovered the Derragarra Inn. It is a charming spot, with decking out over the river. The weather was fantastic, which added to its charm. Lovely atmosphere. Foodwise, we were only 'grabbing a bite', but...More

1  Thank Daniloo62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

well fergus susan catriona and all the staff at the derrygarra we can not thank you enough for all you did for our daughters wedding annette and emmett mc mahon from the beginning to the very end you all did such an amazing job the...More

3  Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner there Saturday night. The service was excellent even If they didn't know they asked which was great. Food to start I had the haddock croquettes not what I was expecting but tasted amazing. Presentation also great. He had duck and said one...More

Thank yvonne R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited Murph's bistro on several occasions for lunch and dinner and I must complement the chef and staff for the manner in which guests are looked after. The menu is varied and the food is amazing . The staff are very attentive and...More

1  Thank kieran h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here. Nice bar and surroundings. I went for a "triple decker BLT" that was half an inch thick, made with thin,sliced pan type bread and came with about 6 or 7 chips in a tiny bowl (u really could count them). At a...More

3  Thank unclerick45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I will definitely be back the decor was brilliant the food was perfect. It was a very clean restaurant but the best of all was the staff when I walked in the derragarra I saw a minor waiter doing a great job. He brought are...More

3  Thank john1122sheenan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sunday lunch last week. Excellent warm welcome and service. Beautiful setting & Décor. The Menu was perfect for Sunday lunch, something for everyone. The steak was cooked to perfection. I think the steak and beef were the best options for mains. The desserts were fabulous,...More

3  Thank micaela d
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The old building was destroyed in a fire so this was my first visit to the new building. It's been beautifully restored, the inside has a cozy charm without feeling twee. The staff are very friendly and helpful, the food was nice and the small...More

1  Thank markpb
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I haven eaten here before both for lunch and evening meal. The menu choices are excellent and the staff are very friendly helpful and efficient. No problem is too small or big and they see to your every need. The food portions are massive and...More

3  Thank 2Veronica2
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fiona b
14 August 2015|
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Response from angusdoll | Reviewed this property |
It's essentially a pub and restaurant. There is an enclosed playground outside the front door though so I suppose they could have a play while the adults finished their meal. It's along a busy road though!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 58
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derragarra Inn | Butlersbridge, Butlersbridge, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Cavan  >  Butlersbridge
  • Phone Number: +353 49 433 1033
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Murphs Bistro is an award winning family-run business established in 2006 by Susan and Fergus Murphy and has taken up residence in the famous 1809 built Derragarra Inn on Main Street, Butlers Bridge. Ideal for families, the Derragarra hosts an outdoor play area for children. Boasting a vast river terrace it is also the ideal spot for al fresco dining. This one hundred seater restaurant & bar is conveniently located just a five minute drive north of Cavan town. Chef & Proprietor Fergus Murphy has worked in some of the best kitchens in the world, including 2 Star Michelin Restaurant Le Gavroche under Albert Roux. He has also worked with Chef Michel from Celebrity Masterchef.
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